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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING Jan. 2 to Jan. 12

Posted on www.wriu.org/jazz/listings

(note: listings in red italics are usual gigs that have not been specifically confirmed for current dates)

SideBar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St, Providence (Entrance on Pine St) 421-7200, www.sidebar-bistro.com

Fri. 1/6 Ray Green, 8 pm

Sat. 1/7 Nicolas King, John Anter, and Yvonne Monnett, 7pm

Wed. 1/11 David Zinno, Paul Negal, Royal Hartigan, 7 pm

Fri. 1/13 Eric Bloom & Jared Sims Organ Quartet, Funk, 8 pm

Sat. 1/14 Ida Zecco, Yvonne Monnett, Tom Pasquerelli, 7 pm

Wed. 1/18 John Allmark Trio, 7 pm

Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket, 765-1900, www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com

Fri. 1/6 Paul Geremia, guitar, & Superchief Trio, 8 & 10 pm, $$

Sat. 1/7 Violin River – tribute to Gerry Garcia, 8 pm, $

Fri. 1/13 Max Stubs Band Feat/sax Gordon, 8 pm, $$

Sat. 1/14 Sugar Ray & the Bluetones feat/Monster Mike, 8 pm, $$

COMING UP: Sat. 1/21 Debra Mann & Dan Moretti, celebrating Jobim's 85th birthday, 8 pm, $$

Sculler’s Jazz Club, 400 Soldiers Field Rd., Boston, www.scullersjazz.com 617-562-4111

Thurs. 1/5 Alex Alvear & Mango Blue, Afro-Latin, World, 8 pm, $$

Fri. 1/6 Pieces Of A Dream Trio, 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Sat. 1/7 Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, 8 & 10 pm, $$$$

Wed. 1/11 Spiros Exaras & Elio Villafranca piano guitar duo, Afro-Cuban/Greek, 8 pm, $$

Thurs, 1/12 Giacomo Gates, vocalise, 8 pm, $$$

Fri. 1/13 Kenny Werner & David Sanchez, “Unknown,” 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Regattabar, Charles Hotel, One Bennett St. Cambridge, www.regattabarjazz.com 617-395-7757

Fri. 1/7 Darrell Nulish, Vocals, blues harp, “Bluesoul” 7:30 pm, $$

Wed 1/11 International Guitar Night, 7:30 pm, $$

Thurs. 1/12 JD Southern, guitar blues, 7:30 pm, $$$

Fri. 1/13 Roomful of Blues, 7:30 & 10 pm, $$$

Sat. 1/14 Tom Wopat, B'way & Standards, 7:30 pm, $$$

MONDAY, JANUARY 2

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave, East Providence 434-9670 9 pm $

TUESDAY, JANUARY 3

Steve Burke, Escada Restaurant, 39 Putnam Pike Johnson, 233-0007, 6 – 10 pm

Travis Colby Band, funk and blues, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4

Greg Abate, sax, Mac Chrupcala, piano, Alan Burnstein Jeff Fountain, drums, jazz/standards, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Strictly Sinatra Band featuring Mike Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, dinner and dancing, 39 West, 39 Phoenix Ave, Cranston, 944-7770

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

THURSDAY, JANUARY 5

Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant, 165 Shore Rd, Westerly, 348-0055, 6 – 10:30 pm www.coastlineswingband.com

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

R.A. Fish's Global Jazz Ensemble, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 6-9 pm.

Paul Del Nero, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.

The Dick Willner Band, oldies, swing, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30 pm. $.

Here to Stay, jazz, Powers Pub, 27 Aborn St., Cranston. 714-0655, powerspub.com. 8-11 pm.

Silk & Steel, jazz and pop, L'Elizabeth's Café, 285 South Main St., Providence. 861-1974. 9 pm. No cover.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 6

"Caesar" with Sonny Paris, piano, Tom Pasquarelli, bass, Temple Lounge in the Renaissance Hotel, Providence, 8:30 to 11:30 pm.

Lois Vaughan, jazz piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Joe Potenza, bass, w/Greg Abate, sax, Kent Hewitt, piano, & Gary Johnson, bassjazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

The Mac Chrupcala Trio featuring Lisa Ferraro, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8:30 pm-12:30 am. No cover.

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

The Sweet P Blues Band, blues and jazz, L'Attitude Modern Eatery, 2190 Broad St., Cranston. 780-8700, lattitudemoderneatery.com. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Steve Burke, jazz, Tavern At Wrentham, 263 Shears St., Wrentham, MA, 887-384-0010, 9 pm to midnight.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 7

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Lois Vaughan, jazz piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Barbara Slater & Friends, w/Kent Hewitt, Peter Kontrimas, Steve Langone, Kirk Feather, and other guest vocalists, Rhosinha's. Hope Artist Village, 999 North Main St. Pawtucket, 721-0770, 7 – 10:30 pm, no cover.

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St., Providence. 521-6000. 7-11 pm. No cover.

Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Hyw. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm

The Sweet P Blues Band, blues and jazz, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 8

Jazz Brunch w/Darlene Andrade, DiParma Italian Table, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk, MA, 508.336.9222, www.diparmaitaliantable.com, 9 am – 2 pm

Steve Burke, jazz brunch, Lake Pearl Luciano's, 299 Creek St., Wrentham, Mass. (508) 384-3003. 10 am-2 pm.

Milt Javery, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 10 am-2 pm.

Bobby Ferreira, jazz brunch, Clarke Cooke House, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900, 12:30-3:30 pm

Greg Abate, Mac Chrupcala, Alan Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm. No cover.

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 4 -7 pm

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

Sweet P and Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $; participating musicians and singers free.

MONDAY, JANUARY 9

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave, East Providence 434-9670 9 pm $

TUESDAY, JANUARY 10

Steve Burke, Escada Restaurant, 39 Putnam Pike Johnson, 233-0007, 6 – 10 pm

Travis Colby Band, funk and blues, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11

Dick Lupino and friends, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Strictly Sinatra Band featuring Mike Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, dinner and dancing, 39 West, 39 Phoenix Ave, Cranston, 944-7770

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

THURSDAY, JANUARY 12

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

Sweet Little Variety Show, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7 pm. $

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

R.A. Fish's Global Jazz Ensemble, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 6-9 pm.

Paul Del Nero, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.

The Dick Willner Band, oldies, swing, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30 pm. $.

Here to Stay, jazz, Powers Pub, 27 Aborn St., Cranston. 714-0655, powerspub.com. 8-11 pm.

Silk & Steel, jazz and pop, L'Elizabeth's Café, 285 South Main St., Providence. 861-1974. 9 pm. No cover. 


posted by Bill Melone, 01/05/12