Posts Tagged ‘Joey Sommerville’


It all takes place May 8th-11th 2014, and will encompass a range of musical genres, from localand international artists including Jazz, R&B, Reggae, Salsa, Rake ‘N Scrape, and Goombay, to be held at multiple venues throughout Nassau, Bahamas all packaged as a single event under the title “20/50 Music Is Life Festival”.

The Festival will be launched on Thursday May 8th, featuring local artists in “Bahamian Night” featuring Rake & Scrape and Goombay. Friday May 9th has been designated as the ‘Caribbean Party Night’ and will be an all-night event featuring Reggae, Soca, Salsa and Junkanoo. The festival will wrap up with a “Mix Groove” concert on Saturday featuring Nu and Smooth Jazz, R&B, Neo-Soul and Bahamian artists of various genres (Rock, Hip Hop, Goombay, Rake-n-Scrape) in this island paradise. In addition to the concerts there will be a Music Is Life Art Exhibition along with independent daytime events.

A portion of proceeds will go towards scholarships for student to attend our 7th annual Summer Music Camp and Mentoring Program. For more information go to

Nassau, Bahamas


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The 6th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival

Thursday, August 28-31, 2014

Thursday: Norman Brown, Bobby Caldwell and Dwayne Johnson

Friday: Oli Silk, Elan Trotman, Najee, Brian Culbertson

Saturday: Peter White, Rick Braun, Euge Groove Pieces Of A Dream, Buff Dillard

Sunday: Boney James, Nick Colionne, Brian Simpson, Joey Sommerville, Bob Baldwin, and Dante Lewis! and Brunch with Alex Bugnon!

Please note, this show is on track to sell out before show day!

N Charleston Performing Arts Ctr, 5001 Coliseum Dr, North Charleston, South Carolina 29418

Unity Concert

The Unity Concert is a How Big Is Your Dream?! fundraiser that promotes music awareness and education amongst our young artist. Expect to enjoy live performances from local College and High School bands, as well as your favorite local and National artist.

How Big is Your Dream?! salutes the artists that will be gracing the stage this year along with JFly and The Flytrap, National Artist such as Marcus Johnson, Joey Sommerville, Chandra Currelley, Julie Dexter, Rahbi, Mark Adams, Regina Troupe and many more.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Porter Sanford III Performing Arts & Community Center, 3181 Rainbow Dr, Decatur, GA 30034


Jammin’ Jazz & Jokes II features: Joey Sommerville & Marcus Anderson | Plunky & Oneness | Comedian Cletus Kassaday.

Saturday, March 01, 2014 – 10:00 pm

Omni Hotel, 132 E Trade St, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202


See Joey Sommerville perform live this Sunday, Jan 19th at Footprints Café with special guest Ryan Whitehead. Hosted by Rene Miller, host of Majic After Dark 107.5FM. Doors open at 6pm and show starts at 7pm.

Sunday, January 19, 2014 6:00pm in EST

Footprints Cafe, 706 Grayson Hwy Suite 301, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045


Shows this year will be held on 5 stages – The Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopen High School, the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Epworth Church, Delaware Distilling Co. and Saketumi Restaurant. Plus there will be many local resturants and bars, in both Lewes and Rehoboth Beach, offering great entertainment.

Thursday, October 17, 2013 – 8:00 pm

Sheila E in the Performing Arts Theater

Friday, October 18, 2013 – 8:00 pm

8pm: Keiko Matsui | Najee with Alex Bugnon in the Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopen High School | 11:30pm: Marion Meadows with Joey Sommerville at the Delaware Distilling Company (formerly Old Bay Restaurant)

Saturday, October 19, 2013 – 1:00 pm

1pm: Peter White & Mindi Abair | 2:30pm: Jeff Lorber Fusion with Steve Cole

4pm: Jazz meets James, celebrating the music of James Brown and featuring Nick Colionne, Matt Marshak, Alex Bugnon, Gerald Albright, Art Sherrod, Marion Meadows, Sheila E, Joey Sommerville, Eric Darius and Paula Atherton

7:30pm: vocalist Will Downing | 9pm: A Tribute to Rockabilly featuring Walt Hetfield & band

10:30pm: Rehoboth Beach All-Stars featuring Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright, Steve Cole, Nick Colionne, Sheila E, Jeff Lorber & Peter White

Sunday, October 20, 2013 – 11:00 am

11am: Jazz Festival Gospel Hour | 3:30pm: Grand Jam featuring Mindi Abair, Alex Bugnon, Steve Cole, Nick Colionne, Sheila E, Four80East, Jeff Lorber, Matt Marshak, Marion Meadows, Joey Sommerville, Elan Trotman and Peter White

6:30pm: Closing party featuring Matt Marshak, Benji Porecki, Four80East, Elan Trotman and more surprise artists.

Rehoboth Beach Convention Ctr, 229 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth, Delaware 19971



Kindred the Family Soul
Stokley Williams (of Mint Condition)
Tawanna Shaunte
Olamide Faison

Joe Johnson
Eric Essix
Joey Sommerville
Michael Ward
Olamide Faison

Bessie Smith Cultural Ctr, 200 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403

Hot Fun

The Wade Ford Summer Concert Series presents “Hot Fun”, featuring performances by Ronnie Laws, Howard Hewett and Mike Philips. Hosted by Joey Sommerville. Tickets are available at all Ticket Master outlets. For more information, visit:

Saturday, July 13, 2013 6:00pm in EDT

Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, 5239 Floyd Road, Mableton, Georgia 30126


This year’s TASTE OF FOURTH AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL and SIDEWALK FILM FESTIVAL will take place on August 24 & 25 on the streets and venues of the city’s downtown Historic Fourth Avenue District, giving the community “just a taste” of the rich cultural heritage of the area. The TASTE OF FOURTH AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL is a dynamic event featuring local and nationally renowned jazz artists.

The FESTIVAL is a FREE community event providing first class entertainment, a diverse selection of food vendors, children’s village, and an exhibit of art for everyone to enjoy. Business merchants include Urban Impact, Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame-Carver Performing Arts Theater, Green Acres Café, Masonic Temple , and Magic City Barber Shop. Past festival performers have included Cleve Eaton, Ronnie Laws, Bobbi Humphrey, Eric Essix, Michael Ward, Joey Sommerville, Birmingham Heritage Band, Gabbie McGee, Foxxy Fatts & Company, Daniel “Jose” Carr, Jr., On Purpose, Bo Berry, Tekneek, N’fusion feat. James Crumb, Jr., RAW Jazz Trio, DieDra, Tekneek, Dee Lucas, Paul Taylor, and Euge Groove.

We promise you a great time in the Magic City as you savor the flavor of some cool smooth jazz!

Saturday, August 24, 2013 – 2:00 pm – Sunday, August 25, 2013

Historic 4th Ave Business District, Birmingham, Alabama 35203

Rythm & Romance

The Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre is metro-Atlanta’s only mid-size, outdoor concert venue with covered, reserved seats! Located in south Cobb County, the publicly-owned facility has the capacity to host 2,400 people for everything from country to rock concerts and from plays to symphony orchestra performances. Come out and experience Atlanta’s best kept secret for live concerts. Music so close you can almost touch the stars!

The Rhythm & Romance Show features vocalist Phil Perry, Jeff Lorber,  Marion Meadows, Joey Sommerville.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 – 6:00 pm

Mable House Amphitheater, 5239 Floyd Rd SW, Mableton, Georgia 30126, (Atlanta)