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Time to relax and treat yourself with a dose of NeoSoul & Smooth Jazz. The 2nd annual 2014 VrroomVIP: NeoSoul & Smooth Jazz ESPRESSO series features a wide variety of extremely talented Smooth Jazz & NeoSoul musicians from across the country. Not just a concert, come early and get a taste of the VrroomVIP Experience with catered light delights at our pre-show Mix & Mingle. Also experience some of the greatest local poetic talent to kickoff each featured performance.

Get your tickets here.

Friday, July 25, 2014 – 7:00 pm

PSI Theatre, Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris St, Durham, North Carolina 27701

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Brian Simpson performs at the poolside Jazz Under The Stars Summer Concert Series.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 – 7:00 pm

Aliante Casino + Hotel, 7300 Aliante Pkwy, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89084

Flint

The 3-day Flint Jazz Festival features a variety of jazz performers:

Friday – August 8
5-6 Mott Steelheads
6:30-7:30 Phil Denny (http://www.phildenny.com/themusic.htm)
8 SHEILA E (http://www.sheilae.com/)

Saturday – August 9
2 -3 3B3
3:30-4:30 Eclipse
4:30-5 Tapology Dancers
5:30-6:30 Jazz Cycle
7 – 8:30 FREDDY COLE (http://www.freddycole.com/)

Sunday – August 10
2 – 3 Smooth Operations
3:30–4:30 Greg Williams
5-6 People’s Jazz Band
7 CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE TRIO

Riverbank Park, 1101 Beach St, Flint, Michigan 48502

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Sunday, July 20 Rob Tardik & Gabriel Hasselbach
Sunday, July 27 Warren Hill
Sunday, August 3 Cindy Bradley
Sunday, August 10 Four80East
Sunday, August 17 Jeff Lorber

Assiniboine Park, 55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N6

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July 25

Vincent Crenshaw & Nishah Dimeo*
Brian Lenair

August 8

Urban Standard II*
Jeff Bradshaw

August 22

John Dillard*
Nick Colionne

Corpening Plaza, 231 1st St W, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

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Christian “Big New York” de Mesones returns to K2 Restaurant and Lounge with a brand new show, highlighting some of the best talent in the industry. Performing with Big New York will be Billboard chart-topper Willie Bradley on trumpet, and Monterey Jazz finalist, “the Soulful Nerd”, Kenny Wesley. Returning to the stage with Christian are Elliot Levine, Jay Jones, Mike Gamble, and Curtis McCain, and for the first time, Christian brings a double sax attack, featuring Rob Maletick and Eddie Baccus, Jr. Seating is limited, so reserve your table early.

$15 in advance// $20 at the door// Age limit: 21+

Friday, August 1 @ 9:00 PM

K2 Restaurant and Lounge, 14633 Jefferson Davis Highway, Woodbridge, VA 22191

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The Harbor Park Jazz & Blues Festival features Jazz Funk Soul with Jeff Lorber, Everette Harp and Paul Jackson Jr.

Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 1:30 pm

Celebration Place, 206 55th St, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140 (Milwaukee area)