Posts Tagged ‘Blues’

After 12 months of hard work, Matt and his band are excited to announce that the Simple Man album release is set for March 28, 2019. It will take place at My Father’s Place in Roslyn, NY. This historic music venue in western Long Island, NY Is the perfect venue for this new album and the new musical journey they will begin. This new record is an 11 song album that will feature Matt on vocals in a more Americana, country, blues, and singer songwriter presentation. He truly believes it’s his most honest and well produced album he has ever released. Matt was blessed to have Grammy award winning producers and some of the best musicians in NY and Nashville help him make this album a reality.

March 28, 2019 – 09:15 PM

My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd. , Roslyn, NY, 11576-1623

 

New Orleans Jazz Fest has revealed its 2019 lineup. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Big Easy institution, and organizers are celebrating with an all-star lineup led by The Rolling Stones, Katy Perry, Dave Matthews Band, Chris Stapleton, and Jimmy Buffet.

Other notable acts include Van Morrison, Al Green, John Fogerty, Earth, Wind & Fire, Herbie Hancock, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Tom Jones, Alanis Morissette, Gary Clark Jr., Jimmy Cliff, Mavis Staples, Jerry Lee Lewis, Kamasi Washington, Big Freedia.

Also playing are Bob Seger, Santana, Pitbull, Logic, J Balvin, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avene with the Nevilles, The Revivalists, Leon Bridges, Bonnie Raitt, Irma Thomas, The Head and the Heart, Ziggy Marley, The Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Aaron Neville, Galactic, Buddy Guy, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Ani DiFranco, Hurray For the Riff Raff, Indio Girls, Gregory Porter, Dumpstaphunk, The Radiators, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, and Big Sam’s Funky Nation, among others. Looks like smooth jazz stars are not on this party.

This year’s festival takes place April 25-27th and May 2nd-5th. Tickets are on sale.

Fair Grounds Race Course, 1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

The Austin Area Jazz Festival presents Jazz Blues Soul featuring Kindred The Family Soul, Najee & vocalist Betty Wright.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 – 2:00 pm

Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex, 1156 Hargrave St, Austin, Texas 78702

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All Star Unit – Glen Pearson, Robert Stewart, Tony Lindsay ,Rich Aguon , James Henry.

Sunday December 11, 2016 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm

Biscuits & Blues, 401 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102

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Alexander Zonjic’s Jazz on the Vine – a festival of the arts

A celebration of world class music, fine wine, food and friends
$45 per person – includes concert, glass of wine and 1 gourmet food item

Saturday, June 20, 2015
Alexander Zonjic & Friends

Sunday, July 5, 2015
Zonjic Meets Motown
Alexander Zonjic & Friends with special guest
Serieux – Temptations Motown Revue &
The Motor City Horns

Sunday, July 12, 2015
Jazz & Blues
Alexander Zonjic & Friends
Featuring Thornetta Davis (Detroit’s Queen of the Blues)
And The Motor City Horns

Sunday, July 19, 2015
Gospel According to Jazz
Alexander Zonjic & Friends with special guests
Testimony Sings (5 piece female Gospel Ensemble)

Sunday, July 26, 2015
Alexander Zonjic & Friends with special guest,
award winning vocalist Kimmie Horne

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Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards, 1425 Iler Road RR1, Harrow, Ontario

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The Solstice Music Festival is a two-day event that features Blues, Soul and Rock and Roll on Day 1 and the Jazz Jam on Day 2. Saturday features Popa Chubby, who brings his unique brand of “hard hitting, face melting, blues rock n’ funky soul,” Dana Fuchs with her “blisteringly raw vocals,” that make her fans spellbound and Hartford’s own Balkun Brothers, an American blues-rock band with a raw, soulful sound and plenty of energy.

Sunday it’s the Jazz Jam with the free-spirited and consummate chart-topping saxophonist, composer and producer, Euge Groove bringing his special blend of jazz, funk and soul. Also appearing is Cindy Bradley who is keeping the trumpet and flugelhorn alive and well. Her multitude of talents extend from traditional jazz to R&B and pop influenced contemporary jazz. And there’s more with local favorite, Latanya Farrell a gifted singer, songwriter and performer who moves audiences with passion, energy and a love for music.Pack your cooler and bring a lawn chair! Bring your own food, beer and wine. Parking is free.

More about the festival here.

Sunday, June 21, 2015 – 4 :30 pm

Simsbury Meadows, 22 Iron Horse Blvd, Simsbury, Connecticut 06070

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Carl Sally & Friends 5-6:30 pm
Fo/Mo/Deep 7-8:30 pm
The Tony Monaco/Fareed Haque Trio 9-10:30 pm

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Phil DeGregg & Brasilia featuring Kim Pensyl 12:30-2 pm
The Dave Powers Quartet 2:30-4 pm
Stevie Wonder Tribute with Flippo 4:30-6:15 pm
Sean Carney 6:45- 8:15 pm
Urban Jazz Coalition 9 -10:30 pm

Sunday, June 21, 2015

The Matt Wagner Quartet 12 -1:30 pm
The High Street Stompers 2 -3:30 pm
Davina & The Vagabonds 4 -5:30 pm

Creekside District, Walnut St, Gahanna, Ohio 43230 (Map) (Columbus)

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The 2-day Miller Lite El Paso Blues & Jazz Festival features a variety of musicians, including Nick Colionne at 5:30pm and Jessy J at 8:15pm on Sunday, May 17, 2015 – 1:30 pm

Chamizal National Memorial, 800 S San Marcial St, El Paso, Texas 79905

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Friday, July 25, 2014

5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Sidewalk Stompers (Dixieland) ……………………………….. Around Town

Jazz in the Venues

8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

The Jacqueline Tabor Jazz Band (Jazz) ……… Fitterer’s Furniture
Henry Cooper Band (Blues) …………………………………….. Grand Central
Swingin’ Soire Dance Band (Jazz) ………………………… Moose Lodge

8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Orville Johnson & Grant Dermody (Blues) …………… 420 Building
Kareem Kandi Quartet (Jazz) …………………………………….. Gallery One
David Friesen Quartet (Jazz) ………………………………. Rodeo City BBQ

9 p.m. – Midnight

Darren Motamedy (Smooth Jazz) ……………………………………….. Rotary Pavilion
Rebecca Kilgore & Randy Porter (Jazz) …………. Clymer Museum
The Kim Field Band (Blues) ………………………………………… The Elmira
Clave con Jazz (Latin Jazz) ………………………………………… Dakota Café

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Main Stage – Rotary Pavilion

Noon – Henry Cooper Band (Blues)

2 p.m. – Lenny Price Quartet featuring Hal Weary (Jazz)

3 p.m. – Orville Johnson and Grant Dermody (Blues)

4 p.m. – Brian Nova Trio (Jazz)

5 p.m. – The Jacqueline Tabor Jazz Band (Jazz)

6 p.m. – The WIRED! Band(Blues)

Between Acts: Sidewalk Stompers (Dixieland)

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Tickets are now available for the fourth annual Bob James Jazz Festival. The Bob James Jazz Festival will be held Friday and Saturday evenings, May 16-17. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. the first night at Eckilson-Mabee Theatre on the Missouri Valley College campus. Saturday, the concert kicks off at 6 p.m. at Bueker Middle School’s Harold L. Lickey Auditorium, and doors will open at 5:30 p.m.

Tickets for each night are sold individually: $20 for the Friday night concert and $25 for Saturday.

The first night performance lineup includes area favorite Sedville Jazz Company, followed by Metropolitan Jazz Workshop. Saturday night, the concert begins with the “All-Stars” of the Bob James Jazz Festival Clinic. Music students of all ages participate in the Clinic and have the opportunity to open the Saturday night Bob James Jazz Festival.

Salty Dawg’s COLD SWEAT then takes the stage to add an R&B feel to the jazz concert. Gary Coble, a.k.a. Salty Dawg, is a Marshall-native who now leads the Kansas City-area music group COLD SWEAT, who provide “amazing, unique arraignments accentuated by Exceptional Slide Guitar, Soulful Sax and a Rhythm Section to die for,” according to saltydawgscoldsweat.com.

Headlining the 2014 Bob James Jazz Festival are the Sons of Brasil, a Latin jazz ensemble assembled by trumpeter Stan Kessler. At last a festival finale appearance by Marshall-native and jazz legend Bob James, performing a few select pieces from his repertoire.

Bueker Middle School, 565 S Odell Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340