Jazz At Drew is an all-day outdoor fundraising and community concert produced and hosted by Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) featuring some of the most prolific names in Jazz and R&B. Jazz At Drew’s emphasis on premier talent in South LA with international appeal has been the distinguishing factor that separates the event from larger Jazz festivals in Southern California.
RAPHAEL SAADIQ ANNOUNCES WINTER U.S. TOUR IN SUPPORT OF JIMMY LEE
Today, Raphael Saadiq announces an extensive winter tour in support of his new album Jimmy Lee. The Grammy Award-winner will bring the hugely ambitious new project to 20+ cities, including stops at Terminal 5 in NYC, the 9:30 Club in DC, The Wiltern in LA, and many more.
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.
Lone Star Blues & Heritage Festival to be held October 25-27, 2019
Inaugural event will take place at Salmon Lake Park in Grapeland, TX
GRAPELAND, Texas – Jan. 11, 2019 – PRLog — Nola Blue, Inc. is delighted to announce the establishment of a new blues festival to preserve, celebrate and support the rich musical legacy of Texas blues. The inaugural East Texas-based event will be held October 25-27, 2019 at Salmon Lake Park.
“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.).