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Emerging from the tragic bankruptcy of Stiff Records, James Taylor, founding member of the infamous group The Prisoners, formed The James Taylor Quartet. JTQ's first single, Blow Up was released on the Re Elect The President (Acid Jazz) label in 1985. It was a huge success, immediately attracting the attention of John Peel who championed it; the track appearing in Peel's annual Festive Fifty chart. After an impressive 13 weeks in the Indie Singles Chart, the band decided to start… read more

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  • new album is great!
  • I saw them yesterday in Milan and the show was simply incredible; above everyone, drummer Pat Illingworth had a crazy performance. And in the end, they also played a track from the New Jersey Kings' stuff. I really reccomend everyone to go see them live!
  • TheGrooveIsHere!!!
  • steppin' into my life..
  • for dancing people^^s
  • JTQ - Latest album is fantastic, and recording it old school really helped with the sound! Loved seeing you live in Canterbury last year!
  • nice!
  • JTQ - great instrumental jazz-funk!!!!!! Like them!!!!
  • Sound magico !!
  • Saw him live last year @ . Great music.

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