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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTINGS 9/1/2021TO 9/6/2021

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(notes: some gigs may require tickets, cover charges, or minimums; advanced purchase or other discounts may be available; and some may have been sold out, changed, or canceled – check with venue to confirm) 

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

Ron Giorgio, vocals, diner show, Tavolo Wine Bar & Tuscan Grille, 289 Atwells Avenue, Providence, 349-4979, www.tavolowinebar.com , 6pm

VRBE (Vintage Rhythm and Blues Ensemble) w/guess artist, Pub On Park, 655 Park Ave, Cranston, www.pubonpark.com 781-8888, 6pm

Johnny & The East Coast Rockers, swingin’ rhythm and blues, (Offering Free Dance Lessons starting at 7p) Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave, Westerly, www.knickmusic.com, 315-5070 doors 6:30pm, music 7:30 – 10pm

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys (RHYTHM & ROOTS FESTIVAL PRE-SHOW PARTY) ohnny & The East Coast Rockers, swingin’ rhythm and blues, (Offering Free Dance Lessons starting at 7p) Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave, Westerly, www.knickmusic.com, 315-5070 doors 7pm, music 8pm

RHYTHM & ROOTS FESTIVAL: September 3. 4, 5

3 Stages, over 25 groups, camping, food, recreationhttps://rhythmandroots.com

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

The Hi Fi Lowdowns, also beginner dance lesson, Pub On Park, 655 Park Ave, Cranston, www.pubonpark.com 781-8888, 6pm

Bill Bartholomew Band (8-9pm) w/The Water Project (7-8pm) & Matt Fraza (6:30pm) Pump House Music Works, 1464 Kingstown Rd Wakefield, www.pumphousemusicworks.com Outdoor show, rain or shine, limited seating, bring own chair, food cart on site, snacks permitted, but no coolers

The Hill Summer Concert Series: Up Close, Roger Ceresi, Gary Gramolini, Jon Litwin, Outdoors near corner of Atwells Ave & Sutton St., Providence, 7-10pm

Chubby Pockets, Kweku Kwegyir-Aggrey, bass, a six-piece instrumental ensemble heavily jazz influenced, but also draws inspiration from funk, r&b, soul, and groove genres, AS220, 95 Mathewson St, Providence, as220.org, 8 – 9 pm

Hiss Golden Messenger w/M.C. Taylor, singer, songwriter, Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave, Westerly, www.knickmusic.com, 315-5070 doors 8pm, music 9pm “PROOF OF VACCINATION OR A NEGATIVE COVID TEST 72 HOURS PRIOR TO ENTRY WILL BE REQUIRED FOR THIS SHOW.”

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Mary Andrews, vocals, Dick Lupino, bass, Steve Heck, piano, vocals, Rick Wells, drums, Pat Cardeiro, vocals , guitar, Greenvale Vineyards, 582 Wapping Rd, Portsmouth, greenvale.com 1 – 4 pm (tent, food truck)

The Silks, doors 5:30pm, show 6:30pm, Pump House Music Works, 1464 Kingstown Rd Wakefield, www.pumphousemusicworks.com Outdoor show, rain or shine, limited seating, bring own chair, food cart on site, snacks permitted, but no coolers

Mike Dutra, vocals, Strictly Sinatra, DePasquale Square, Atwells Ave, Providence, 7-10pm

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Shawnn Monteiro, vocals w/Dan Moretti, sax, Dave Zinno, bass, Steve Langone, drums, Tim Ray, piano, Pump House Music Works, 1464 Kingstown Rd Wakefield, www.pumphousemusicworks.com Outdoor show, rain or shine, limited seating, bring own chair, food cart on site, snacks permitted, but no coolers. Doors 4pm, Show 5pm

Sunday Dance Party, VFW Post #611, 82 Ingell St. Taunton MA, http://www.parisacademy.com/ 1-4pm

The Senders, Tavern on the Hill, 809 Nooseneck Hill Rd, West Greenwich, 3-7pm

Neal Vitullo & Friends, + dance lesson (fee) Hometown Tavern, 632 Metacom Ave, Warren RI 4:30 – 5:30pm

Sweet Hitch-Hiker, Creedance Clearwater Revival tribute band, Phoenix Dinning & Entertainment, 215 Liberty St, Pawcatuck CT,  6-10pm

COMING UP:

MONDAY. SEPEMBER 6

The Cartells, Fresh Salt Pond Restaurant @ Saybrook Point, 2 Bridge St, Saybrook CT. Reservations recommended, Outside on deck, 6-9pm

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Larry Brown Swinglane Orchestra, swing, jazz, St. John’s on the lawn, 61 Poplar St. Newport, 6pm

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Let’s Dance Wednesday: The Cartel’s, jazz, swing, Motown, (Offering Free Dance Lessons starting at 7p) Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave, Westerly, www.knickmusic.com, 315-5070 doors 6:30pm, music 7:30 – 10pm

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Leann Rimes, w/special guest Johnny Gates, Greenwich Odeum, 59 Main St., East Greenwich, www.greenwichodeum.com, 885-4000, doors 7pm, show 8pm,

Martin Taylor & Frank Vignola, acoustic guitarists, Narrows Center For The Arts, 16 Anawam St., Fall River MA, (508) 324-1926 www.narowscenter.org, doors 7pm, show 8pm

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Greg Abate, sax, flute, Tim Ray, piano, Trio,  play the music of Kenny Barron from new CD “Magic Dance,” Narrows Center For The Arts, 16 Anawam St., Fall River MA, (508) 324-1926 www.narowscenter.org, doors 7pm, show 8pm