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The Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art Announces Line-Up | 2018


 
The Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art Announces 2018 Performance Schedule – Tickets Now on Sale
 
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C., June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art has announced its 2018 performance schedule. The Spinners, the Drifters, and Edwin McCain are part of a star-studded lineup that promises to keep attendees on the edge of their seats.

The 39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival | Aug 31st – Sept. 3rd, 2018


 
Diverse, Powerful Lineup Announced for
39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival
Presented by Quicken Loans
 
In keeping with its tradition of assembling a unique, true-to-jazz lineup of artists to headline its signature event, the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation has announced more than 30 performances that will take the stage during Labor Day weekend.

2018 Newport Jazz Festival® Second Wave of Artists Announced | Aug. 3rd-5th, 2018

 

Newport Jazz Festival® Second Wave of Artists Features
PAT METHENY with Antonio Sanchez, Linda May Han Oh & Gwilym Simcock; BADBADNOTGOOD;
Lean On Me: José James Celebrates Bill Withers;
The DIVA Jazz Orchestra;
Trio 3 (Oliver Lake, Reggie Workman, Andrew Cyrille);
Tony Allen; Ambrose Akinmusire’s Origami Harvest; Grace Kelly;
Black Art Jazz Collective; Anat Cohen & Marcello Gonçalves;
Jane Bunnett & Maqueque; and Nate Smith + KINFOLK
Tickets Available at www.newportjazz.org

 

NEWPORT, RI, February 20, 2018 – The excitement continues as the Second Wave of artists are announced for the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival® presented by Natixis Investment Managers, which takes place at Fort Adams State Park and the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino August 3 – 5.

Newport Jazz Festival® Announces First Wave of Artists | Coming Aug. 3rd-5th, 2018


 
Newport Jazz Festival® Announces First Wave of Artists
Featuring Charles Lloyd’s 80th Birthday Celebration,
Andra Day, Living Colour, Artemis,
Rudresh Mahanthappa Indo-Pak Coalition,
Mary Halvorson’s Code Girl, Michel Camilo,
James Carter Organ Trio, Jazzmeia Horn
and Matthew Shipp Trio
 
Tickets On Sale Today at www.newportjazz.org
 
NEWPORT, RI, January 23, 2018 – George Wein and Christian McBride today announced the First Wave of artists for the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival® presented by Natixis Investment Managers, which takes place at Fort Adams State Park and the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino August 3 – 5.

The Caribbean Village Cultural Festival in Lauderhill, FL | June 24th, 2018


 
Largest Caribbean Cultural Festival Set to Rock South Florida June 24th, 2018
 
Florida’s Largest Annual Celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month Features Powerhouse Musical Entertainment, Food, and Family Fun at Broward County Sports Park in Lauderhill. Gates open at 1 p.m.
 
LAUDERHILL, Fla. – May 21, 2018 – PRLog — Tickets are going fast for Florida’s largest outdoor celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month with a family-friendly Festival that features the best live Caribbean music, arts, crafts, food tastings, prizes, and an all island-inspired, zesty cook-off competition.

The 8th Annual Blue Note Jazz Festival – New York | June 1st – 30th, 2018


 
SONY PRESENTS
BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Announces 2018 Lineup
 
Chris Botti, Art Garfunkel, Gregory Porter
Al Di Meola, Gordon Lightfoot, Lettuce,
The Manhattan Transfer, Eddie Palmieri, Tab Benoit,
Sergio Mendes, Robert Cray, Bilal, Southside Johnny & More
 
New York, NY – May 10, 2018 – With over 100 events in five venues throughout New York City, the 2018 Sony presents Blue Note Jazz Festival will take place June 1-30, 2018. Sony Corporation is the Festival’s Official Title Sponsor and INGLOT Cosmetics of Poland is the Presenting Sponsor.

The 32nd Annual Long Beach Bayou Festival | June 23rd-24th, 2018


 
LONG BEACH BAYOU FESTIVAL IN A NEW LOCATION
AT THE QUEEN MARY EVENTS PARK, LONG BEACH, CA!
Saturday & Sunday, June 23-24, 2018
 
New Orleans Blues, Jazz, R&B, Soul, Zydeco and Cajun Music
Cajun & Creole Cuisine, Dance Instruction & Continuous Dancing,
Mardi Gras Parade, Crawfish & Watermelon Eating Contests,
Activities for Kids and Teens
 
The Long Beach Bayou Festival will be in a new location this year! Adjacent to the Queen Mary and facing the scenic downtown Long Beach Skyline, the Queen Mary Events Park is an ideal new home for the Bayou Festival with its Mardi Gras atmosphere and colorful French Quarter marketplace…

The 1st Annual Temecula Blues Festival | April 21st, 2018


 
ANNOUNCING THE 1ST ANNUAL TEMECULA BLUES FESTIVAL,
PRESENTED BY OLD TOWN BLUES CLUB IN TEMECULA, CALIF.
 
BMA-Nominated Vocalist Tad Robinson Headlines Strong Eight-Band Bill Including San Diego Guitar Ace Stoney B. Blues Band, South Bay Sensation Shari Puorto Band, Soulful Harmonica From Honey Lickers
 
(TEMECULA, CA) – The burgeoning SoCal Inland Empire finally has it’s very own Blues Festival with the advent of the 1st Annual Temecula Blues Festival, Civic Center Plaza, 41000 Main St., taking place Saturday, April 21, from 12 Noon until 10 pm (rain or shine).

The 48th Annual Next Generation Jazz Festival | March 9th-11th, 2018


 
2018 Next Generation Jazz Festival Presented by Monterey Jazz Festival
 
Monterey, Calif.; October 18, 2017; Monterey Jazz Festival, a leader in jazz education since its inception in 1958, is pleased to announce the 48th Annual Next Generation Jazz Festival, featuring the nation’s most talented middle school, high school, conglomerate, and college instrumental and vocal jazz ensembles and soloists at the newly-renovated Monterey Conference Center from March 9-11, 2018.

The 40th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival | June 9th-10th, 2018


 
LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ASSOCIATION
TO PRESENT 2018 PLAYBOY JAZZ FESTIVAL
 
Artists scheduled to perform include (Updated Feb 26th, 2018):
CHARLES LLOYD & The Marvels with special guest LUCINDA WILLIAMS, THE RAMSEY LEWIS QUINTET, LEE RITENOUR and DAVE GRUSIN, ANTHONY HAMILTON, SNARKY PUPPY, JAZMINE SULLIVAN, TOWER OF POWER, KNEEBODY, DAYMÉ AROCENA and ROY GAINES
 
Los Angeles, CA (January 4, 2018) – The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will present the 40th annual Playboy Jazz Festival June 9-10, 2018, at the Hollywood Bowl. It is the LA Phil’s fifth year presenting the event, and in keeping with tradition, the Festival will feature a first-rate slate of emerging jazz artists as well as renowned superstars of the genre.

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