Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Got Bumber-burnout? Well, so do I. More exciting to find some of your favorite Seattle world and jazz musicians and go support them directly by attending their gigs. So here they are, have at it!

Wednesday 8-28-13

Orquesta LA GRANDE @ Scarlet Tree
The Scarlet Tree in Seattle, Washington
Join Orquesta LA Grande at Scarlet Tree. . . be ready to have dinner, dance & have fun!

Thursday 8-29-13

Charles Mack Band with The Sisters of Blues! Josephine Howell, Lady "A" and Elnah Jordan
Highway 99 Blues Club in Seattle, Washington
Don't miss this fantastic night of Blues and Blues Diva's. Charles Mack, Bass Perfection with three exceptional vocalist! @ Seasells Entertainment Event.

Gunslinger Trio @ The 907 Every Thursday
907 Grill and Lounge in Snohomish, Washington
Jamie Vandall - Drums and vocals. Chris Stevens - Special Guest on Guitar and vocals.Mike Eytcheson - Electric bass, upright bass and vocals. Blues, rock and some jazz is on the agenda for this "one off" trio featuring Chris! Dancing will occur.

Friday 8-30-13

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Joachim LIVE!! @ Wildhorse Campground at the Gorge
Wildhorse campground
Come join us for some live music labor day weekend at Wildhorse Campground at The Gorge!! also...I hear Dave Matthews might be playing!?

Stephanie Porter Quartet
Tula's Restaurant & Jazz Club in Seattle, Washington
The Band: Darin Clendenin, Dan O'Brien, Mike West and Steve Yusen. Oh, it will be a good time!

Secret Lee at Soulfood Books & Coffee
SoulFood Books in Redmond, Washington
Come enjoy a Happy Hour Set of New Originals -

Meerkats with Stingshark and Comfort Food at the Jet Bar in Mill Creek
The Jet Bar & Grill in Mill Creek, Washington
Big Birthday Bash for drummer Paul Huppler who happens to drum for the Meerkats and Comfort Food! Reggae, soul, funk, fusion, afrobeat the flavor of the evening!

Saturday 8-31-13

One Love
University District Farmers Market in Seattle, Washington
street band - tuba, horns & drums playing music of planet earth

Wet City Rockers in Seattle @ Sea Monster
Sea Monster Lounge in Seattle, Washington
We can't wait to get back to the Sea Monster as it was our first joint we played way back in 04. Enjoy some locally grown roots rock reggae born right here in the wonderful Pacific North West.

Fusion Night with Darrius Willrich and Funk E Fusion!
The Royal Room in Seattle, Washington
What a lineup of Northwest Talent. Neo Soul and Funk! Come enjoy Dinner and dance!@Seasells Entertainment Event

House Of Tarab & Delilah at Harissa
Harissa Mediterranean Cuisine in Seattle, Washington
Last minute show this Saturday at Harissa Mediterranean Restaurant
Live Music with House of Tarab and Belly Dance Show by Delilah.

Sunday 9-1-13

The Dave George/Kevin McCarthy 10net
Darrells Tavern in Shoreline, Washington
Join us for a session after our set. David George-trpt/arranger Kevin McCarthy-bass Shawn Mickelson trpt Mike Ayer-trb Bryan Smith- alto Jeremy Shaskus-tenor Alex Dugdale-bari Karin Kajita-keys Paul Miranda-drums Jordan Light-guitar Billy Brandt-vocals https://www.facebook.com/events/160663747472156

Darrius Willrich @ Toulouse Petit
Seattle, Washington in Seattle, Washington

Monday 9-2-13

Michael Clune & Sleep Till Noon
3015 54th St NW Seattle 98107 (206) 783-7059 (The Ballard Locks)
Performing at the Seattle Locks, all ages, no cover

Tuesday 9-3-13

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Continuing on with the great streak of warm sunny weather we are having...lots of fantastic shows, the 15th Annual Brasil Fest, the Central Area Community festival, and a blues festival at the Royal Room. And next Tuesday a night of Tibetan music and culture.The whole world right here in Seattle! That's what makes this place so cool, eh? - and - updates are coming. There's more gigs in the works that haven't got their FB pages up yet...

Wednesday 8-14-13

CD Release Concert, Chris Amemiya & Jazz Coalescence
Chapel Performance Space at Good Shepherd Center in Seattle, Washington
Join us as we celebrate the release of our CD, "In the Rain Shadow," on the OA2 label: The album has been in JazzWeek's top 100 for several weeks. Jazz Coalescence is: Chris Amemiya - trombone, leader; Jay Thomas - trumpet; Xavier Del Castillo - sax (subbing for Travis Ranney); John Hansen - piano; Jon Hamar - bass Steve Korn - drums

The Royal Room 5000 Rainier Ave South, Seattle, Washington 98118
Virtuoso Brazilian guitarist and composer Alessandro Penezzi: Building a bridge between a new generation of Brazilian and American artists. Plus: lively, danceable rhythms of Brazil presented by Seattle-based "En Canto"

Orquesta LA GRANDE
The Scarlet Tree in Seattle, Washington
Get ready for this 'cause we are bringing the best of our music! 8pm doors

Jazz with Claudio and Friends returns! (one time only)
418 Public House in Seattle, Washington
Jazz with Claudio and friends at 418 Public House is back for a one time engagement on Wed Aug 14th. I'm getting married to Shira that week and a bunch of my musician friends from the east coast and beyond will be in town for the celebrations.

Seamonster Jazz
Seamonster Lounge in Seattle, Washington
Eric Hullander presents jazz at the Seamonster. You know, "Seamonster" jazz played by homies from your favorite local bands. This week we will befeaturing members of the Shawn Mickelson Quintet and more.

Thursday 8-15-13

Summer at SAM Thursday Nights feat Rebirth Brass Band
Seattle Art Museum Olympic Sculpture Park in Seattle, Washington
Live music, food trucks, art hit tours, and art activities make these nights fun a great date night, place to meet up with friends and fun for the whole family.
Chinatown JamFest at Four Seas
Four Sea's in Seattle, Washington
Just got word that Jazz Saxophone player Jeff Kashiwa will be performing w/ my wife Tess Guerzon-Cabrera during the Chinatown JamFest.

Live music with Sheila Kay and the Wulfftones
Ship Canal Grill in Seattle, Washington

Waldo's Jam #17 with Polecat and Joel Gamble
Waldo's North Lynnwood- Official in Lynnwood, Washington
Thanks everybody who keeps coming out and making this the best night of the week!

Friday 8-16-13

A Gig Again!!: Cafe Paloma w/ Bill Anschell and Chuck Kistler
Cafe Paloma in Seattle, Washington
So very glad to be doing this again, and in such good company. I would be thrilled to see your lovely person in attendance. It's definitely been awhile!

El Mundo Mejor
El Quetzal in Seattle, Washington
Marc Smason - tbn/vox, Craig Hoyer - keys, Dalton Davis- dr Great food - Fine Latin Jazz!

Penezzi Takes America!
Open Space for Arts & Community in Vashon, Washington
Brazilian virtuoso guitarist Alessandro Penezzi in an Intimate Concert, Up Close & Personal $12 at the door, very limited seating doors open 7PM

Columbia City's First Blues Festival
The Royal Room in Seattle, Washington
Friday night starts off with Orville Johnson and Mark Graham's Tribute to Sonny Clark, followed by Polly O'Keary and Kim Field and the Mighty Titans of Tone. Saturday features The Jelly Rollers: A Tribute to Little Walter, The Chester Dennis Jones Band, and a Tribute to the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Sunday celebrates the finale of the festival with Reggie Garrett, Jimmy Herrod, and Johnaye Kendrick. Suggested donation of $5-$15.

Fysah & the Soul Acoustic
Ship Canal Grill in Seattle, Washington
Ship Canal Grill host a night of soul with Fysah and the Soul Acoustic. Featuring Anthony Maurice Davis and Micah James Soul/Pop original and cover!

Saturday 8-17-13

11am - and all day
The Central Area Community Festival August 17, 2013 @ Garfield Community Center Music Lineup: Triple Treat, Vibe Central, Surround Sound, Carmel Latte, Charles Mack Band and Funk E Fusion!
Over Forty vendors, Great Music, Food and games for the Kids.

A Patio Party with Debbie Cavitt
The Scarlet Tree in Seattle, Washington
Join Debbie Cavitt for a fun filled and very relaxing evening at Seattle's Scarlet Tree Restaurant and Lounge

The Big Gig...gle
The Triple Door in Seattle, Washington
The mix of comic expertise and timing, a rockin’ band, and a dynamic and diverse live audience create the soul of a comedy charette. Like a chameleon taking on the spirit and purpose of the moment at hand. Be there, join in, and collaborate with your own sense of humor.

Correo Aereo
Luso Food And Wine, LLC in Seattle, Washington
Correo Aereo (Air Mail) is an award winning acoustic multi-instrumental and vocal Latin/World Music Duo. They perform traditional music of Latin America: especially of Venezuela, Argentina & Mexico, as well as their own original music

Yogi Duets featuring Stacey Israel
Wonder Bar, S Jackson and 19th Ave Seattle 98144
This month I am bringing one of my favorite singers and best friends, the talented and lovely Stacey Israel, to sing songs from her original repertoire, plus gorgeous jazz ballads from the likes of Billie Holliday and Nancy Wilson, and a few uptempo sizzlers. I will be one-man band-ing it on my keyboard behind her, hope you like the soundz!

Richie Aldente's BIG SUMMER BLOWOUT!! w/Theoretics and Continental Soldiers
Richie Aldente's drummer (Claudio) is getting married this weekend and this is his public wedding party. Come celebrate with us!

Sunday 8-18-13

12 noon - and all day
BrasilFest 15th Anniversary.
Seattle Center in Seattle, Washington
Seattle Center Festal presents BrasilFest, Sunday, August 18. Follow the drumbeats to BrasilFest, which celebrates the unique diversity of this South American cultural melting pot.Brazilian music, workshops,movie,kids activities, vendors & authentic food! Brazil’s African, Portuguese and indigenous roots are celebrated with classical guitar, samba rhythms and the percussive beats of traditional folk music.

Comfort Food Band
Waid's Haitian 1212 E Jefferson St
Comfort Food back at Waid's with their blend of high energy afro-jazz fusion

REPTET - the classic horn-heavy line up returns!!!
The White Rabbit in Seattle, Washington
Izaak Mills returns to Seattle for the month (from NY) and joins his Reptet brothers and sister for a one-off show that is sure to be off the chain. Opening at 8 will be the funk/jazz masters Quantonium. Reptet at 9:15. And finishing the night at 10:30 will be Izaak's own Dead Hot! (featuring Jeff Huston).

Monday 8-19-13

Jazz Jam/Open session
Mac's Triangle Pub in Seattle, Washington
The White Center Jazz Quartet are hosts, There's a PA & mic. So Bring your horns, bass,piano drums, voice all welcome

Tuesday 8-19-13

Tula's Restaurant & Jazz Club in Seattle, Washington
Trumpeter Jim Rotondi will be passing through Seattle on a west coast jaunt. Joining him will be pianist George Colligan, bassist Jon Hamar and drummer Matt Jorgensen.

Indigitize with Stay Grounded, Comfort Food and Dubchamp
Nectar Lounge in Seattle, Washington
Indigitize is Seattle's visionary Hip-Hop Reggae Sound!
Indigitize is fronted by singers Adrian Xavier and Stingshark backed by DJ Sticky (Sick Donkey Records) and will be performing songs from their new album Digital Takeover. Stay Grounded will nice up the place with some positive reggae sounds, Comfort Food will be bringing the Afro Funk like no one else in Seattle and opening the night is the one and only Dubchamp coming with some massive dub sounds. This will be a great night of positive music.

For Peace For Tibet
Neptune Theatre in Seattle, Washington
STG presents Techung & Lhasa Spirits at The Neptune Theatre in Seattle on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 as a part of our Nights at the Neptune series.

Talent Tuesday/Open Mic
Mac's Triangle Pub in Seattle, Washington
Honest musicperformances provided by you.If you like the open mic circuit, check out our open mic- we mix it up We have a PA, upright piano and drums. Full bar & food. Craig Cinderich & Yours truly are hosts. See you there

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Kirkland Summerfest! And Columbia City Beatwalk! More great reasons to get out and enjoy the PNW's beautiful summer, and of course, support the music scene in Seattle!

Wednesday 8-7-13

Expanded Air Project - with Abel Rocha, Amy Denio, Evan Flory-Barnes & Madeleine Sosin
The Royal Room in Seattle, Washington
Amy Denio on clarinet, accordion and 4 octave vocals, Evan Flory-Barnes flying and swimming on stand up bass, Correo Aereo's Abel Rocha on latin harp, guitar, cuatro & vocals & Madeleine Sosin on violin, percussion & vocals all join forces with hearts, wings, instruments and repertoires to create 'THE EXPANDED AIR PROJECT'. Don't miss it!

Thursday 8-8-13

Live music with Sheila Kay and the Wulfftones
Ship Canal Grill in Seattle, Washington

Interbay's BBQ Jazz- Go green...the putting green that is..With Billy Brandt and the thing and the stuff band.
Interbay Golf Center 2501 15th Ave W Seattle, WA 98119
This is a really cool hang and cook out. We play right next to the putting green. It's a hole in one for everyone! ...and a warm up for the Big Gig...gle

Jacqueline Tabor Jazz Band at Tulas
Tula's Restaurant & Jazz Club in Seattle, Washington
Please come and enjoy some sultry jazz with me and Bill Anschell, Mark Ivester and Chuck Kistler

Fusion Night @ Highway 99 Blues Club with Darrius Willrich,Fysah,Stacey Israel and Funk E Fusion!
Highway 99 Blues Club in Seattle, Washington

Waldo's Jam #16 with Polecat and Joel Gamble!
Waldo's North Lynnwood- Official in Lynnwood, Washington
I don't know if it's possible to top the last one, but we'll give it a try!

Friday 8-9-13

Michael Notticello at Elliot Bay Pizza & Subs
Elliot Bay Pizza & Subs in Mill Creek, Washington
I'll be singing with the ukulele, guitar and upright bass. Songs from the 1920's to the 60's and 70's mostly. Rock, pop, blues, jazz and country. See why I love what I do!

Amplified Clarinet Trio & Beth Fleenor + Ryan Oslance Duets
Chapel Performance Space at Good Shepherd Center in Seattle, Washington
The Amplified Clarinet Trio (Beth Fleenor, Amy Denio, Craig Flory) presents all improvised music with electronics, on the one of the world's most dynamic instruments. With extremely different styles and tones, these are clarinetists with a love of exploration interested in expanding the playground of this three-century old instrument.

OLIVER MTKUDZI and the Black Spirits
The Olympia Ballroom in Olympia, Washington
Zimbabwe's pride, most successful artist and national treasure, Oliver Mtukudzi is gifted with a deep and gusty voice plus a talent for writing songs that reflecton the daily life and struggles of his people.

Kirkland SummerFest Line up!
Kirkland Waterfront in Kirkland, Washington
August 9, 2013" Kalimba" On the Beer & Wine Stage. Stacey Isreal on the Marina Lounge Stage. Showtime for both 9pm. Free! Free! Another Seasells Entertainment event!

Stacey Israel Jazz Band
Kirkland Waterfront in Kirkland, Washington
Come out and enjoy a Summer evening of great Live Jazz/R&B with Stacey Israel Jazz Quartet on the Marina stage at Kirkland Summerfess. Bring your friends family and co-workers it's going to be FABULOUS! Stacey Israel/lead vocals, Yogi Terry McCaw/keyboard, Bob Antolin/Sax, Ed Mays/Drums & Burt Boice,Stand up Bass.

Saturday 8-10-13

Savani Latin Jazz Trio
Columbia City Beat Walk in Seattle, Washington
Island Soul Restaurant

Miss Kelley J and the J Band
Ship Canal Grill in Seattle, Washington
Gon' be swingin' with Julian, Johnny, Jon and KJ!

Kristen Ward at Slim's Last Chance - SEATTLE
Slims Last Chance Saloon in Seattle, Washington
We will be rocking SODO at Seattle's Slim's Last Chance. This will be an awesome outdoor summer show! Also performing is Annie Ford and Kathy Moore. Come on out for this great night of music. Chili, cold beer and Kristen Ward...no brainer!

Chips Bar and Grill in Bremerton, Washington
Jim Morrison & Ray Manzarek are alive and well and being channeled through Washington's most realistic Tribute To The Doors- Alive She Cried. Witness the magic, the sound, the voice, and raw, pure energy, that only a Doors experience can deliver. See for yourself Aug 10th in Bremerton and featuring our friends newly added on the bill: The Jaggernots, kicking out all your Rolling Stone favorites.