17th Annual Panama Jazz Festival, Dedicated to
Reggie Johnson, Announced for January 13-18, 2020
Uniting internationally acclaimed jazz artists, renowned educators and jazz fans from around the globe, the 17th Panama Jazz Festival will be held January 13-18, 2020 at The City of Knowledge in Panama City, ATLAPA Convention Center and the Old Quarter of Panama City.
Gasparilla Music Festival Returns March 7-8 2020
Early Bird Tickets Go on Sale in September
TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Gasparilla Music Festival (GMF) has officially confirmed its 2020 festival dates. The 9th annual festival will take place March 7-8, 2020, along Tampa’s waterfront with early bird tickets going on sale in September.
ANNOUNCING THE BLUE NOTE RECORDS 80th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
FEATURING KANDACE SPRINGS, JAMES FRANCIES & JAMES CARTER
This November, a triple-bill of current Blue Note artists—Kandace Springs, James Francies, and the James Carter Organ Trio—will embark on a U.S. tour of performing arts centers and theaters around the country in celebration of the 80th Anniversary of Blue Note Records. Each artist will perform a set of their own music followed by a finale with all the musicians coming together to perform a classic Blue Note tune.
“Hangin with Mr. Cooper” Comedian Mark Curry to Host the 2019 Life Luxe Jazz Experience in Los Cabos
Actor and comedian Mark Curry is set to host the 2019 Life Luxe Jazz Experience at the incredible OMNIA Dayclub in San José del Cabo November 7-11, 2019. The well-known entertainer will be a delightful and lively host for the nightly jazz performances on the secluded pristine beach.
DIZZY’S CLUB’S 10TH ANNUAL
GENERATIONS IN JAZZ FESTIVAL
New York, NY (July 25, 2019) – September marks the tenth anniversary of Dizzy’s Club’s Generations in Jazz Festival, featuring exemplary artists across generations in 29 unique programs over 30 nights. The festival kicks off on September 2 with Ruben Fox presents Ellingtonia featuring Joy Brown, Samara Joy and Vuyo Sotashe, and closes out with two Flip Side Sessions – Mathis Sound Orchestra (7:30 p.m.) and Endea Owens and the Cookout (9:30 p.m.).
NEW ORLEANS LEGENDS DELFEAYO MARSALIS AND JAMIL SHARIF
HEADLINE 2019 AMELIA ISLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL
Two critically acclaimed New Orleans artists, highly regarded trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis and sizzling trumpeter Jamil Sharif, will headline the 2019 Amelia Island Jazz Festival, October 6-13, in Fernandina Beach, FL, it was announced this week by AIJF Artistic Director Les DeMerle.
The Jacksons, The Isley Brothers, Johnny Gill, Cameo, Peabo Bryson,
War, Atlantic Starr, Karyn White, Regina Belle, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes,
The Urban Guerilla Orchestra, Cruise Host Tony Cornelius and
Original Soul Train Dancers
Luxury Cruise Sails From
Ft. Lauderdale, St. Maarten, St. Croix, Half Moon Cay
January 18-25, 2020
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (February 4, 2019) ― R&B superstars who have appeared on Soul Train throughout every era of its storied history will come together on the 2020 Soul Train Cruise, paying homage to each generation that grew up with the iconic show.
McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden Announces 13th Annual Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour and Talent Lineup
CHICAGO, April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — McDonald’s announced the return of one of its staple events, the 13th annual Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour. The longest-running, brand-owned gospel music tour is back with an award-winning talent line-up sure to please fans nationwide. This free concert tour begins April 27 and runs until December 13.
Foo Foo Festival Stomps, Jives and Choirs Its Way to Pensacola October 31 – November 11
Musical diversity from classical, rap, jazz, stomp, blues, choral and more headlines the 6th annual festival.
Multi-Grammy nominated musician Marsha Ambrosius performs at Stompfest during Pensacola’s Foo Foo Festival.
PENSACOLA, FLA. (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 20, 2019 – When the 6th annual Foo Foo Festival opens in Pensacola, Fla. on October 31, visitors will find a plethora of music events to fit nearly any musical taste or inclination.
THE 2020 ULTIMATE DISCO CRUISE
ANNOUNCES SUPERSTAR LINEUP
The Era’s Biggest Artists Come Together
For One Unforgettable Vacation Experience
Including KC and The Sunshine Band (special appearance 2/13), The Jacksons, Commodores, The Pointer Sisters, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes, Heatwave, Sister Sledge, First Ladies of Disco (featuring Martha Wash, Linda Clifford and Norma Jean Wright), George McCrae, Anita Ward, Maxine Nightingale, and more!
Luxury Cruise Sails February 10-February 15, 2020
From Miami to Key West and Nassau, Bahamas
Miami, Fla (March 5, 2019) ― Just back from a wildly successful, sold-out inaugural edition, StarVista LIVE, the leader in nostalgia-based music cruise experiences, announces the return of its newest uniquely themed voyage, the 2020 Ultimate Disco Cruise.