Roxanne became The Verdict’s boss lady at the start of 2018 and she has worked tirelessly to enliven and update Brighton’s only dedicated jazz club and cafe. MENTION A FEW TOUCHES
Taking over one of Europe’s Top 10 Jazz venues and honoring it’s history whilst marking her mark is no mean fete, but when you meet Rox you’ll know. Her dynamic presence is matched by her warmth and the sparkle in her eye belies the passion and humor she brings to the place.
The Verdict was established in 2012 but it represents a musical history stretching back decades. Founder Andy Lavender promoted Jazz in Brighton and around the South Coast for 30 years, it was he who brought legendary singer Nina Simone to the Jazz Festival in the 90s. ANDY QUOTE… then into why Andy built The Verdict.