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SteelCF

Got Tickets? Get your tickets for one of the Hottest Jazz Festivals for 2015. The 2015 Steel City Jazz Festival, Birmingham, AL June 4-6th with over 25 National Artist. $65 for two days of awesome music. Logon to http://www.steelcityjazzfest.org to get your tickets.

The 3-day Steel City Jazz Festival, June 4-6, 2015, features vocalist Maysa, Kim Waters, Norman Connors, vocalist Jean Carne, Ronnie Laws, vocalist Debra Laws, Kyle Turner, WAR, Kim Scott, Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum, Norman Brown and Ken Ford!

Linn Park, 710 20th St N, Birmingham, Alabama 35203

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The 10-day New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival features 100+ musicians of all genres.

The irresistible parade of local, national and international artists scheduled to appear includes:

Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, No Doubt, Keith Urban, Pitbull, John Legend, Ed Sheeran, T.I., Chicago, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Hozier, Widespread Panic, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ryan Adams, Steve Winwood, Wilco, The Meters, Jimmy Cliff, Buddy Guy, Allen Toussaint, The O’Jays, Irma Thomas, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Dr. John, the Radiators, Anthony Hamilton, Kacey Musgraves, Robert Cray, Shovels & Rope, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Third World, Aaron Neville, Delbert McClinton, Angelique Kidjo, Taj Mahal, Estelle, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Tab Benoit, Cassandra Wilson, Shirley Caesar, Charles Lloyd, Juvenile & Mannie Fresh Together, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Big Freedia, Jimmie Vaughan, Gurrumul, Paloma Faith, Galactic with guest Macy Gray, Rebirth Brass Band, Anders Osborne, The Word, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, John P. Kee & New Life, Christian McBride Big Band with Dianne Reeves and Jeffrey Osborne, Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Pastor Marvin Sapp, The Terence Blanchard E-Collective, Sturgill Simpson, BWB featuring Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum & Norman Brown, Vintage Trouble, Shooter Jennings, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Davell Crawford presents “To Fats with Love”, Lágbájá of Nigeria, Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolias, Buckwheat Zydeco, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Jon Cleary, Luke James, Donald Harrison, Glen David Andrews, La Santa Cecilia, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Monty Alexander: Harlem-Kingston Express, Ellis Marsalis, Cowboy Mouth, Kenny Garrett, Vieux Farka Toure, Royal Teeth, Ms. Ruby Wilson’s Tribute to Bessie Smith, Ironing Board Sam, Amanda Shires, Pine Leaf Boys, Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters, Snarky Puppy, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Revivalists, Carolyn Wonderland, Creole String Beans, New Orleans Suspects, Eagle & Hawk, Nicholas Payton, Honey Island Swamp Band, The Soul Rebels, Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9, Jewel Brown with Gregg Stafford’s Jazz Hounds, Creole Wild West, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux and the Golden Eagles, Young Guardians of the Flame, and White Cloud Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, Young Men Olympia Aid, Divine Ladies, Big Four, and Original Big Seven Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir, The Sensational Chosen Voices, Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys, Ottertr.

On Sunday, April 26, 2015 – 11:00 am appear BWB featuring Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum and Norman Brown.

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

NewportBeachJF

The 2015 Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Jazz Festival is slated for May 29-31. Tickets go on sale since Mon. January 19 at 12 noon PST. Don’t miss Boney James, Larry Graham and Graham Central Station, Jeffrey Osborne, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers with Sweetpea Atkinson and Randy Jacobs Music Projects, BWB ft. Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum, Norman Brown and the incomparable Patti Austin Music. More artists to be announced in the coming days, and hotel packages are available by calling (949) 729-1234.

Hyatt Regency, 1107 Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach, California 92660

CancunJF

The Cancun Jazz Festival is an outdoor event that takes place at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya just a few minutes from Cancun, Mexico. The festival is a 3-day event taking place September 4-6, if you book your resort package you will be able to attend the exclusive Cancun Jazz Festival kick of concert on Thursday September 3 included as part of your resort package.

Thursday, September 3

Will Downing, Keiko Matsui, DW3

Friday, September 4

Brian Culbertson, Nick Colionne

Saturday, September 5

Dave Koz and Rick Braun with special guests, Norman Brown & Richard Elliot, Eric Darius, Sax in the City featuring Marion Meadows & Paul Taylor with special guest Jessy J

Sunday, September 6

Boney James, Jazz Attack featuring Peter White, Rick Braun & Euge Groove

Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Km 72, Carretera Cancun-Chetumal, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 77710

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January – Lee Ritenour/Elan Trotman
January 23, 2015
Doors 7p / Show 8p
$45 advance / $50 on day of show and at the gate

March – Rick Braun/Steve Cole
March 13, 2015
Doors 7p / Show 8p
$45 advance / $50 on day of show and at the gate

May – Mark Antoine/Joe McBride
May 1, 2015
Doors 7p / Show 8p
$45 advance / $50 on day of show and at the gate

October – Gerald Albright/Althea Rene
October 3, 2015
Doors 7p / Show 8p
$45 advance / $50 on day of show and at the gate

November – Paul Taylor/Euge Groove
November 6, 2015
Doors 7p / Show 8p
$45 advance / $50 on day of show and at the gate

Open to DoD ID Cardholders and guests. For more information, call the concert hot-line at (210) 466-2020

Fort Sam Houston Theater, 2472 Stanley Rd, San Antonio, Texas 78234

Jeff Golub passed away New Year’s Day after losing his battle to a rare brain disease.

To celebrate the late guitarist’s life, An All-Star Memorial Benefit Concert is being held at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City on Wednesday, January 21st, with benefits going to the Golub family.

The incredible line-up of performers include:

Mindi Abair, Rick Braun, Randy Brecker, Henry Butler, Lionel Cordew, Christopher Cross, Narj Egan, Richard Elliot, Bill Evans, Chuck Loeb, Philippe Saisse, Kirk Whalum, Kenny White, Dave Koz and more!

Doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 8pm.

Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 the day of show. Special packages are also available.
Tickets can be purchased here.

The Ocean Institute’s popular jazz fundraising weekend event combines renowned jazz artists with an elegant evening of epicurean dining, cocktails, and live and silent auctions. Past performers include Gerald Albright, David Benoit, Rick Braun, Richard Elliot, Mindi Abair and Peter White. Since its beginning in 2003, this extraordinary event has raised over one million dollars to benefit Ocean Institute hands-on, ocean-oriented educational programs.

Friday, January 23, 2015 – Friday Concert 6:00 PM

Friday Performing Artists include Rick Braun & Friends, Norman Brown and Elliott Yamin.
Food & Wine Reception with a Silent Auction followed by the concert

Saturday, January 24, 2015 – Saturday Gala 5:30 PM

Saturday Performing Artists include Rick Braun & Friends, Norman Brown and Elliott Yamin.
Cocktail Reception, Gourmet Four Course Dinner, Silent Auction and Performance

Sunday, January 25, 2015 – Sunday Encore 3:00 pm

Sunday Performing Artist: Special Guests DW3
Beer, Wine & Cheese Tasting, Bristol Farms Boxed Lunch and Concert

Ocean Institute, 24200 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, California 92629