In the late sixties a young jazz enthusiast decided to start a band. This is the story of how the band he started went on to entertain audiences and release records for the next twenty years.
Who Walks In - Episode 1
Ian Smith's interest in music starts at a young age and grows as he gets older. He soon starts gathering others with the intention of forming a jazz band.
Who Walks In - Episode 2
The New Harlem Jazz Band lineup is completed and the band starts to be noticed, and gets more gigs. A recording opportunity arises and is almost derailed by a burnt roast dinner.
Who Walks In - Episode 3
After three changes in the line-up, the band records their first full LP.
Who Walks In - Episode 4
New Harlem starts a long and enjoyable association with one of the greats of the Melbourne jazz scene. But the release of their first LP is delayed by an unexpected technical glitch.
Who Walks In - Episode 5
The band is a big hit at the 1978 Adelaide Jazz Convention. But in 1979 there is a very significant change to the frontline.
Who Walks In - Episode 6
New Harlem records two albums in the one year and at the end of 1982 another long standing member leaves.