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DJ Tony Poole

International Sparks by day; Vibes Crusader by night

About Me

From London England, a DJ and occasional promoter since the late 70s, a BBC radio presenter in the mid 90s (BBC Essex Jazz First) and a record business owner (ViRGO ViBES; Rare Funky & Groovy Records). I moved to southern Spain's Costa Blanca in 2001. I write a regular music column in the local RTN newspaper called "Vibes From The Costas" about the global music scene in Murcia & Alicante. The articles and other local info are posted on my blog. I am an official for the San Javier International Jazz Festival, where I coordinate the English speaking media for accreditation.

My Favorites

  1. STEVIE WONDER / Innervisions
  2. GROVER WASHINGTON Jr. / Mr. Magic
  3. DONALD BYRD / Places And Spaces
  4. ROY AYERS UBIQUITY / Mystic Voyage
  5. HERBIE HANCOCK / Headhunters
  6. MILES DAVIS / Kind Of Blue
  7. GIL SCOTT-HERON / Pieces Of A Man
  8. FANIA ALL-STARS / Latin-Soul-Rock
  9. JAMES BROWN / The Payback
  10. DONNY HATHAWAY / Live