Please welcome to the Diplomats of Sound roster and family, the wonderful: JACKSON MATHOD!
Jackson Mathod is a multi-instrumentalist and singer. Drawing on influences from the likes of Miles Davis, Roy Hargrove and Christian Scott to name a few.
In times where everything can feel too heavy, Jackson’s music delivers a very simple and universal message : have fun, move, and enjoy the amazing musicianship on display.
‘COME ON NOW’ out 30/09/2022 is the new step to Jackson’s journey that has seen him getting accolades from across the board with BBC6, BBC 1Xtra, Jazz FM, Jamie Cullum, Gilles Peterson showing strong support. Constant editorial support since day 1 with State Of Jazz, All New Jazz, Jazz Funk & many more consistently featuring Jackson’s music.
Jackson studied Jazz at Guildhall School of Music and Drama back in 2009. However, never feeling fully embedded in the Jazz world, he quickly went onto the session musician circuit, playing for high profile artists such as Stormzy and Jordan Rakei.
Following a string of very successful singles in 2020, Jackson released his debut album ‘Travels in a Confined Space’ in April of 2021, where he received support from BBC 6music (Huey Morgan), BBC introducing (Jess Iszatt and Robert Elms), Worldwide FM (Gilles Peterson) and was playlisted on Jazz FM.
He then went on collaborate with various musicians and producers, creating a vast catalogue of music for someone his age.