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The Oxnard Jazz Festival features: Con Funk Shun, Greg Adams & East Bay Soul, Kelly’s Lot, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers, Paul Brown, Pete Escovedo, Rick Parma, Tierra

Saturday, September 08, 2018 – 11:00 am

Oxnard Beach Park, 1601 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, California 93035

The 2-day 2018 Las Vegas City Of Lights Jazz and R&B Festival lineup is:

Saturday, April 28, 2018 – 12:00 – noon

West Coast Jam featuring Rick Braun, Norman Brown & Richard Elliot, Kindred the Family Soul, Ronnie Laws, Vocalist Nnenna Freelon, The Sax Pack featuring Jeff Kashiwa, Steve Cole & Kim Waters, Greg Adams & East Bay Soul

Government Amphitheater, 500 S Grand Central Pkwy, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

2018 Schedule

Friday, May 11th

4:30pm Gates Open
5:15pm Greg Adams & East Bay Soul
7:15pm Nick Colionne
9:15pm Jazz Funk Soul
feat. Jeff Lorber, Paul Jackson Jr. & Everette Harp

Saturday, May 12th

1:30pm Gates Open
2:15pm Terra Guitarra
4:00pm Grace Kelly
6:00pm Rick Braun
8:15pm Gerald Albright

Sunday, May 13th

Mother’s Day Brunch, 10am – 3pm, featuring live jazz music by Marcell Guyton.

Afterglow – May 11th & 12th
Marcell Guyton performs music nightly at Lola’s on the Lake Restaurant & Lounge following the last performance each evening until 1:30am; Lounge closes at 2 am.

Osthoff Resort, 101 Osthoff Ave, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin 53020 (Sheboygan)

Greg Adams musical journey has spanned nearly four decades. Earning both Grammy and Emmy nominations and an International Broadcasting Award from The Hollywood Radio and Television Society. Adams is a founding member of Tower Of Power, legendary for the horn arrangements that made the TOP horn section a sought out entity all its own. Greg has been a driving force to define artistry that transcends musical genres, still seeking out a course not yet traveled, is at his best when set to explore a new artistic destination.

East Bay Soul 2.0 – The 2012 release from trumpeter, songwriter Greg Adams, produces a collection of 10 dynamic songs backed by East Bay Soul. Adams signature sound is clearly stamped through out the album’s 10 tracks, an equal mix of instrumental and vocal songs- a blend of Funk Jazz, R&B and Soul.

With a nod to the music Adams loves, and inked in his own style creates music that is relevant and fresh. Greg takes you on an incredible ride that is groove driven, weaving his horn melodies with soul drenched vocals into a collection of songs that are all at once dynamic and dreamy, cinematic and oh so to fall in love with.

East Bay Soul with a most soulful ensemble creates a union that has been nothing short of musically miraculous. Their extraordinary combined talents all bring incredible energy to the music with heart and soul. Dedicated to a singular vision of bringing their brand of funk and the magic of their live performance into the studio.

The Band:
Greg Adams: Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Smitty Smith: Bass
Johnnie Bamont: Alto Sax, Flute, Tenor Sax, Baritone Sax
Michael Paulo: Alto Sax, Tenor Sax
Joey Navarro: Keyboards
Herman Matthews: Drums
Darryl Walker: Vocals
Johnny Sandoval: Percussion
Sean Billings: Trumpet, Flugelhorn
James Wirrick: Guitar

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 – 8:00 pm

Yoshi’s, 1330 Fillmore St, San Francisco, California 94115

The Festival of Arts is California’s longest-running outdoor fine art exhibition. Its jury process and open-air gallery setting allow this festival to please all types of connoisseurs. The show features the original artwork by 140 award-winning artists from Orange County. Special art-related attractions and special events such as jazz concerts, wine and chocolate pairings, and guided art tours throughout the eight-week run provide entertainment for all. Open July 3 through August 31. $7 for adults, $4 for seniors military personnel and Laguna Beach residents Free. Hours: July 3 & July 4 (Open 10 am – 6 pm); July 5 – August 31 (Open daily 10 am – 11:30 pm).

Jazz on the Green sponsored by KSBR

Select Saturdays: July 9, July 23, July 30, August 6, August 13, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Festival of Arts is proud to welcome some of the finest jazz musicians living, to perform on select Saturdays from 1pm-3pm throughout the 2011 season. World-renowned musicians performing in the Festival’s Jazz on the Green series include:

July 9: Jessy J

July 23: Michael Paulo

July 30: Greg Adams with East Bay Soul

August 6: Eric Marienthal and Brian Bromberg with a special guest

August 13: Poncho Sanchez

Festival of the Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, California

Are you ready to FuNk your World?

Quite simply this is an incredible show from a group of musicians who generate the sort of tight horn filled rhythms that are both entirely timeless and totally to die for.

If you have not had the opportunity to see East Bay Soul live! Here is your chance to see them up close and personal.

Former Tower of Power mastermind Greg Adams has created this new project called East Bay Soul. Members of the band are Greg Adams (trumpet), Brian Allen (bass), Johnnie Bamont (sax and flute), Michael Paulo (sax), Joey Navarro (keyboards), Johnny Sandoval (percussion), Evan Stone (drums), Lee Thomburg (trumpet, flugelhorn, trombone) and James Wirrick (guitar). But don’t await an instrumental-only band. On the new album East Bay Soul are also a lot of vocals.

Nevertheless the band stands in the tradition of Tower of Power with a strong emphasis on the horns. East Bay Soul is entitled after the San Francisco East Bay Area. The group presents contemporary jazz with a big dose of R&B, just the right mixture to let you dance and groove.

Saturday February 12 @ 8PM

Spaghettini Grill and Lounge
3005 Old Ranch Parkway,
Seal Beach, California 90740
Call for reservations:Tel: 562-596-2199

Join The Osthoff Resort and recording artist, Nick Colionne, for a dynamic weekend of electrifying jazz performances by Earl Klugh, Average White Band, Nick Colionne, Greg Adams – East Bay Soul, Michael Lington, Paul Taylor and Davina & the Vagabonds. Sample exotic international and domestic wines and enjoy delicious creations of eclectic and sophisticated cuisine created by our award-winning culinary team.

Purchase your 2010 Jazz on the Vine tickets now! For more information, call 800.876.3399. All performances are held (rain or shine) on the tented grounds of The Osthoff Resort. To purchase festival tickets, click here or call: 1-800-876-3399.