Archive for June 13, 2013

 

Behind the scenes of Shanachie Entertanment recording artist Maysa with the Blue Velvet Soul sessions. Filmed Troy Burton.

Bill Carson (Shanachie Entertainment): “There is so much love out there for Maysa.  “Blue Velvet Soul” is spectacular, thanks for spreading the word via the radio and feel free to spread some Maysa love to your people, facebook, etc….here’s a few different ways to share… “

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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