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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 8/26 TO 9/2/2013

 

Posted onwww.wriu.org/jazz/listings/index.php

(note: some gigs may have been changed or canceled; check with venue to confirm)

PLEASE CONTACT jazz@wriu.org with any corrections or additions

MONDAY, AUGUST 26

Ronnie Sands, pop and oldies, and Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Venda/Costantino's Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7-11 pm.

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

TUESDAY, AUGUST 27

The Mango Trio, jazz jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-10 pm. $, No cover for musicians.

Nantucket Nectars Sunset Music Series: Tony Bennett, pop, jazz and standards, Newport Yachting Center, America's Cup Avenue, Newport. (800) 745-3000, newportwaterfrontevents.com. 7:30 pm. $$$$$$$, $$$$$$$$$$

WEDNESDAY,  AUGUST 28

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

Milt Javery rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St, Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

 “Caribbean Night,” Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, George Zecher, steel drums, Pat Cardeiro, guirtar/vocals, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10 pm.

THURSDAY,  AUGUST 29

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

Woonsocket 125th Anniversary Block Party, Main Street, 11 Bands, Monument Sq. Main Stage: James Montgomery Band, The Uptown Horns, Jeff Pitchell, 7-11pm, Free

Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, Cajun, zydeco and swamp grass, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 7 pm. $$$

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

The Albert Lee Band, blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount.

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

FRIDAY,  AUGUST 30

Rhythm and Roots Festival (16th Annual) Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. New Orleans Suspects, Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers, Cedric Watson et Bijou Creole, Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie, Corey Ledet and His Zydeco Band, Yvette Landry, Lindi Ortega, Feufollet, Rushad Eggleston, Warren Hood Band, Los Texmaniacs, rhythm and blues, Cajun and zydeco. 4-11 pm. 1 day admission $$$$; full festival and camping tickets available.

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

Nick Sanfilippo, piano, jazz, Wharf Tavern, 215 Water St., Warren. 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com. 6-9 pm.

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Waterplace Restaurant, 1 Finance Way, Providence. 272-1040. 6:30-9:30 pm,  

Dawn Chung, piano, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Capital Grille, 1 Union Station, Providence. 521-5600. 7 pm.

Candida Rose, vocals, Richard Hundley, piano, Dave Fox, drums, Joe Potenza, basses, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St, Providence 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com 7:30-11:30pm $.

Jeff Lorber and Eric Bloom, jazz, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, Outdoor Patio, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 7:30 pm.

Rick Costa Trio, jazz and blues, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161, theroiprov.com. 7:30 pm. No cover.

Popa Chubby, guitar and vocals, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm, $$

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

SATURDAY,  AUGUST 31

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Greg Abate, sax, Kent Hewitt, piano, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 pm

Rhythm and Roots Festival (16th Annual) Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. Marcia Ball, Cedric Watson et Bijou Creole, Della Mae, Brown Bird, Holly Williams, Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie, Los Tex Maniacs, Corey Ledet and His Zydeco Band, Red Stick Ramblers, Yvette Landry, Lindi Ortega, Phoebe Hunt and Roddie Romero and the Hub City AllStars, Texas Guitar Women, Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys, Bill Kirchen & Texicali, Jason D. Williams & Emily Gimble, Feufollet, The Revelers, rhythm and blues, Cajun and zydeco. 5 pm-midnight. 1 day admission $$$$$$; full festival and camping tickets available.

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

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

Dawn Chung, piano, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.  

Fat City Band, jump blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm, $$

Bobby Ferreira, Conny Williams Jazz Duo, Bistro 162, 162 Broadway, Newport, 619-5955, www.bistro162newport.com, 8-11 pm.

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

SUNDAY, SEPT. 1

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

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

Rhythm and Roots Festival (16th Annual) Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. Tribute to The Jim Kweskin Jug Band: Jim Kweskin, Geoff Muldaur, Maria Muldaur & The Ramble Band, Carolina Chocolate Drops w/Cedric Watson, Four O’Clock Flowers, Bill Keith & The Kropp Dusters, Paul Geremia, Taj Mahal Trio, Jason D. Williams,  Eilen Jewell, Albert Lee, Cedric Watson & his Zydeco Band, Corey Ledet and His Zydeco Band, Red Stick Ramblers, Yvette Landry, Los Texmamiacs, Roddie Romero and the Hub City AllStars, Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys, Jason D. Williams, Feufollet, The Revelers, Ed Poullard and Preston Frank and Golden Triangle,  rhythm and blues, Cajun and zydeco. 11am – 11 pm, 1 day admission $$$$$$; full festival and camping tickets available.

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

Wakefield Jazz Sessions w/Manny Morales, trumpet, The Contemporary Theater Co., 327 Main St, Wakefield, 218-0282, www.thecontemporarytheater.com, 2-5 pm, $ donation

Milt Javery, R&B and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 4:30-7:30 pm.

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

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

Jonathan Butler and Bernard Fullen Jr. (of The Blue Notes), jazz, Restaurant and Lounge, Outdoor Patio, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 6 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount.

Sweet P and the Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $; musicians free.

MONDAY, SEPT. 2

The Joe Esposito Duo, jazz, Ocean Cliff, Safari Room, 65 Ridge Rd., Newport. 841-8868. 1-4 pm.

Ronnie Sands, pop and oldies, and Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Venda/Costantino's Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7-11 pm.

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


posted by Bill Melone, 08/26/13