John Maddocks' Jazzmen hail from Dorset and Hampshire and have played for over 45 years. The Jazzmen have their own sound brought about mainly by John's unique style of clarinet playing inspired by Johnny Dodds, the band is known for it's drive, cohesiveness and rare repertoire.

John Maddocks (clarinet); Peter Wilkinson (trumpet); Chris Gower (trombone); Chris Satterley ( piano); Doug Kennedy (banjo/guitar); Peter McCurrie ( bass/tuba); Brian Barker (drums)