Jools Holland is a composer, pianist, bandleader and broadcaster.
From playing pubs in the East End docks as a teenage greaser, to leading his rhythm and blues orchestra and selling millions of records this century, it is his passion for music that has made Jools Holland into a doyen of the music scene.
Jools was awarded an OBE in 2003 for his services to the British music industry. He is married with four children and lives in a world of his own.
"I have been incredibly fortunate in working with and observing so many amazing people, which is always strange and thrilling."
Items listed by Jools Holland
A fantastic piece of music memorabilia!
This tie was donated by Jools Holland and is very special to him.
He found it in a 'dead man's shop in Houston in 1979 on Squeeze's first American tour!
It is personally signed by Jools, and he has als...
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