Chinese Jazz Club

A Memory of Brighton

It was Uncle Bonnie's Chinese Jazz Club which ran all-night sessions on a Friday night, from 11pm to about 6am the next morning. All sorts of jazz was played, including trad jazz. There were singles and couples, I think drinks most of the night, and of course a smoky atmosphere from cigarettes.

Great music and atmosphere, you all went home for breakfast unless you found an open cafe - what time did Joe Lyons tea house open at the bottom of St James Street?

Who was Uncle Bonnie and what happened to him?

A memory shared by Dave Wright , on Nov 17th, 2011.

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