Jools is joined by national treasures Madness, who have spent the summer playing at the Jubilee and Olympics, and are back on the show with tracks from their brand new album Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da. Brooklyn four-piece Grizzly Bear also return to the studio, with tunes from their new album Shields, the follow-up to their breakthrough Veckatimest.
New Zealand-born, London-based, multitalented minstrel Willy Moon makes his British television debut with a unique blend of rockabilly and hip hop plus a smart suit or two. Canadian jazz singer Diana Krall also makes an appearance, performing numbers from her brand new Glad Rag Doll long player which has been described as mixing 1920s and 30s jazz and vaudeville.
From Zimbabwe, six-piece afro-fusion outfit Mokoomba are also making their UK debut, with a track or two from their Rising Tide album.