July 14th and 15th
Special Guests: Nick Colionne
Red-hot guitarist and vocalist Nick Colionne continues his blazing success into 2012. BET Jazz has described him as one of the most exceptional performers to come along in a long time. His latest CD FEEL THE HEAT marks his debut on the prestigious Trippin n Rhythm label, and takes his unique combination of jazz, funk, R&B, blues and soul to new heights. Long known for his dynamic, musically eclectic live performances, FEEL THE HEAT demonstrates his dynamic command of the guitar, rich baritone vocals and varied music styles, all of which make this latest CD a reflection of why he is a true force when performing in concert.... CONTINUE READING ABOUT ARTIST
Plus: Eric Darius - Betcha
Saxophonist, composer, producer, and vocalist Eric Darius likes to play by his own rules. Hes a visionary who has learned to listen to his own inner voice. Steeped in tradition and grounded in the lessons learned from his mentors, Darius is not afraid to push himself and his art forward. The Renaissance man reaffirms this credo on his sixth album as a leader and second recording for Shanachie Entertainment. Retro Forward represents my musical statement as an artist whos not confined by any boundaries, genres, or rules.... CONTINUE READING ABOUT ARTIST
Plus: Jeff Kashiwa - Road Story
One of the most diverse, in demand sax players in all of contemporary jazz, Jeff Kashiwa finds pure joy at the heart of his increasingly fast-paced touring schedule by reminding himself, every time he gets on stage, that he's there to do one thing: Play!