IRVIN MAYFIELD AND THE NEW ORLEANS JAZZ ORCHESTRA
KICK OFF 12-CITY TOUR FEBRUARY 5 – 22, 2015
NEW ORLEANS, LA, January 26, 2015 – Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra (NOJO) hit the road for a 12-city tour beginning in Miami, FL on February 5 and wrapping up in Fairfield, CT on February 22. In addition to Mayfield on trumpet, the 18-piece Orchestra includes such respected musicians as Victor Atkins on piano and Ed “Sweetbread” Petersen on saxophone.
Atlanta Smooth Music Festival Planned
January 19, 2015 – Marietta, GA. Jazz Grooves confirms plans for the 8th Annual Atlanta Smooth Music Festival, to be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, in Mableton, Georgia. The power packed line up includes established international headliners Nick Colionne and Jeff Lorber. There will be additional performances by national recording artists Tim Bowman, Paula Atherton, and Ron Johnson.
Strength of Love Stageplay Premiere
ATLANTA — A new stageplay is set to hit the scene in South Metro Atlanta this April entitled “The Strength of Love.” This stageplay, a Baz Brothers Production, will be held in two shows on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 2pm and 7pm at the Griffin Auditorium, in Griffin, GA.
“The Strength of Love” is a heartfelt story of Antonio and Melody, a loving couple who have been married 5 years. Although the first 5 years were blissful, Antonio and Melody are now settling into a new stage of marriage, and each has their own struggle.
R&B LEGEND CHARLIE WILSON ANNOUNCES
FOREVER CHARLIE TOUR
WITH SPECIAL GUESTS KEM AND JOE
The New Album Forever Charlie In Stores January 27, 2015
New York, NY – Grammy nominated artist Charlie Wilson announced today his new national tour Forever Charlie will kick off on February 12, 2015 in Cleveland, OH and will wrap on March 27 in Oakland, CA. The tour is named after Wilson’s upcoming album that is slated for a January 27 release on RCA Records.
EXPERIENCE HENDRIX TOUR HITS THE ROAD AGAIN THIS FALL
In the wake of a wildly successful twenty-five date national excursion this past March and April, the Experience Hendrix Tour is set to launch another trek across the U.S. in September and October. The Experience Hendrix Tour has been paying homage to the musical genius of Jimi Hendrix for over a decade, bringing together a diverse, all-star aggregation of extraordinary guitarists including multiple Grammy-winning Kennedy Center honoree Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Black Label Society’s Zakk Wylde.
BET’s Sunday Best Alumnus MAURICE GRIFFIN Launches
“MY HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS TOUR” Nov 21- Dec 31
Maurice Griffin set out to expand a new phase of his music career after capturing the attention of a nation as a finalist on season two of BET’s Sunday Best Gospel competition television show. Since then, the powerhouse vocalist and passionate worshipper has elevated his music ministry to a global audience, all as an independent and self-managed artist.
Stevie Wonder Announces The “Songs In The Key Of Life Performance”
– Legendary Musician to Perform at Arenas in 10+ Cities Across North America –
– Tickets On Sale Beginning Monday, Sept. 22 at LiveNation.com and the Live Nation Mobile App –
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Legendary singer, songwriter, musician and producer Stevie Wonder announced today the SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE PERFORMANCE, a 10+ city tour across North America this fall.
OKeh Recording Artist SOMI Announces National Tour
in Support of Critically Acclaimed Album,
The Lagos Music Salon
The Salon Tour Features Collaborations with Community
Art Spaces to Recreate Original Lagos-Style Salons
Critically acclaimed OKeh recording artist Somi will perform a series of intimate shows across the U.S. in support of her new album, The Lagos Music Salon. Inspired by her time spent in Lagos, Nigeria (18 months), the album presents new African jazz and soul, and features renowned musicians Common and Angelique Kidjo. Throughout The Salon Tour, the vocalist will collaborate with community art spaces across the country to recreate the original music salons she hosted while in Lagos, Nigeria. Tour dates include performances in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Atlanta and New York.
Face To Face, Inc. Presents
The Festival of Praise Tour 2014
Featuring Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin
Festival of Praise Kicks-Off in September during
Gospel Music Heritage Month
(Dallas, TX – July 23, 2014) – Face To Face, Inc. Presents the Festival of Praise 2014 Tour featuring multiple GRAMMY®, Stellar and Dove Award-winning recording artists Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin. The national tour kicks-off at the Verizon Theater in Dallas, TX on September 18, during Gospel Music Heritage Month (see tour schedule below—more dates to be added in the coming weeks).
The 7th Annual Atlanta Smooth Music Festival | Sept. 13th at the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre in Mableton, GA
February 18, 2014 – Marietta, GA. Jazz Grooves confirms plans for the 7th Annual Atlanta Smooth Music Festival, to be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, in Mableton, Georgia. The power packed line up includes established international headliners Kim Waters, Gerald Veasley, and Gregg Karukus. There will be additional performances by national recording artists Cindy Bradley, LeBron, and 2unes.