Posts Tagged ‘Jazz Blues R&B’

  • Genevieve @ Josette’s Bistro Jazz Cabaret
    Josette LeBlond Pink Productions stages the Last Friday of Every Month Caberet Dinner Show at Josette’s Bistro. Josette promises an evening of true Vegas entertainment, great French cuisine and some fine wines. Genevieve, voted Best Female Vocalist and one of our jazz favorites, is showcased Sep 28 with Randy Thomas on keys. You’ll get an 5 course French gourmet...
    by at September 23rd, 2007 at 08:09 am
  • Free “The District Concert” w/ Live Music
    The District at Green Valley Ranch has a great lineup for the FREE Concert Series at The Courtyard. The live music starts at 6p and ends 10p Friday and Saturday nights. Call The office at the District 702-564-8595 or 877-564-8595. www.thedistrictatgvr.com Sat Sep 22 – Drew Baker (Soft Rock) Fri Sep 28 – Wolfcreek (Country) Sat Sep 29 – Yacht Club (Smooth...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 07:09 am
  • “JJ” for Just Jazz
    “Just Jazz” realizes Mark’s vision of every night live jazz for Las Vegas. “JJ’s” is patterned after the wildly successful Just Jazz Night Club of Philadelphia in the 60’s which showcased names like Louis Armstrong, Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa. We can hope for a rebirth of that fire here on East Sahara Ave. The hours now are 24 hr/7...
    by at September 5th, 2007 at 03:09 am
  • HBs for Blues and other
    Got word that HBs is featuring live blues, some jazz, R&B and crossover on Monday nights from 8p-midnite. Call for more details 702-221-8884. HB’s 6820 W Flamingo, Ste A Las Vegas NV Related Sand Dollar Blues is #1, Free Live Music @ House of Blues, Blues Open Mike at BBQ
    by at September 4th, 2007 at 02:09 pm
  • Celebrity Showcase @ Bootlegger
    Kelly Clinton presents Celebrity Showcase at the Bootlegger. Past performers have included Teddy Davey of the Fabulous Las Vegas Tenors and Windy. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The show is from 10pm – 1am. 702-736-4939. The Bootlegger...
    by at September 1st, 2007 at 02:09 am
  • Windy sings @ La Havana Cigar Bar
    Windy, a great local vocalist, will be singing her mix of unique jazz and R&B at the La Havana Cigar Bar Thursdays and Fridays from 8p-midnite. This is the Cigar Bar on Paradise in the same complex as Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse and the Firefly – not to be confused with La Havana at Lake Las Vegas. She’ll be backed up by Kevin Decosta on keys. Windy...
    by at September 1st, 2007 at 12:09 am
  • Windy croons @ Rosy’s & Sammy Wongs Birthday
    Check out the smooth and throaty jazz sounds of Windy at Rosy’s on Saturday nights from 9p-1a. She is backed up by Tex Richardson on keys and Bruce on drums with many guests to celebrate Rudy Nino and Benson Lee‘s aka “Sammy Wongs” birthdays. Rosy’s Saloon 2300 E Desert Inn Rd #7 Las Vegas NV. NW corner of Desert Inn and Eastern. Related...
    by at August 12th, 2007 at 04:08 pm
  • Sand Dollar Blues is #1
    Sand Dollar has blues every night – And this is the second year straight that they have been named Best Live Music by AOL City Guide. Check their website for up-to-date details on performing artists. Sun & Mon Nights are Open Jam. This is a HOT place to be, especially late. This used-to-be biker bar has gone half-civilized and I find perfectly safe. You’ll...
    by at August 11th, 2007 at 07:08 am
  • Free “Jazz on the Lake” @ Lake Las Vegas
    “Jazz on the Lake,” a great favorite among locals, happens most Saturdays from 7p-10p. The annual program featuring local and national artists runs from May 5 thru Nov 27 and is sponsored by MonteLago Village and Findlay Toyota. You are reminded no coolers please. Bring blankets and low-backed chairs. For more info call MonteLago Village Events Hotline 702-564-4766....
    by at August 9th, 2007 at 06:08 am
  • Black Business Mixers @ Wildflowers
    Blacks in Vegas.com joins with the Wildflower Cafe to stage What about Wednesdays?, a “hump-day Happy Hour and Business Mixer for the Urban Professional.” There will be fun networking every Wednesday from 6-9 pm at the the Wildflower Cafe & florist. There is a full menu for the hungry, DJ, live entertainment, prizes, $2 beer and wine. No word on whether...
    by at July 31st, 2007 at 04:07 am
  • Soul Food Farmers Market
    The last Saturday of each month, lovers of Soul Food delight in the pleasure of a Farmers Market that sells not only the customary fresh produce, but abounds with vendors of wonderful tasty soul food like BBQ, greens, catfish, potato salad and other mouth-watering sides. Couple that with live entertainment from singers, musicians and dancers and you have a sensory late...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 02:07 am
  • Outdoor Jazz Events
    Summer time in Las Vegas is the season for outdoor jazz events. Some are free and some are ticketed, some are regularly scheduled, some one-time events, some periodically. This is an updated list of the still-current events about which I have written articles. Hope this will add to your summer of fun for jazz. I also have an article that covers regularly scheduled live...
    by at July 21st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Windy @ The Bootlegger
    Kelly Clinton presents vocalist Windy at the Bootlegger from 10 pm – 1 am. Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The Bootlegger Bistro 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas Blvd So....
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Free Henderson Concerts w/ Fireworks
    Paul Taylor Jazz will entertain Jul 4 7:30pm-9pm at the Plaza stage in Henderson with sponsorship of Smooth Jazz 105.7. Walt Boenig will perform from 6:30pm-7:15pm at the Justice Court stage with the Henderson Civic Orchestra from 7:45pm-8:45pm. Randy Anderson will be on the Convention Center front lawn stage, with “line dancing” by Birdie Bridges on Atlantic...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Paul Stubblefield Performs
    For those of you who like to follow Paul Stubblefield and enjoy his easy R&B sound, he’s appearing Friday Jul 06 at Bootlegger’s from 9p-1a. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The Bootlegger Bistro 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival
    The 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival runs Jun 20-24 with a series of 8 performances. The Festival features classical guitar, jazz guitar and flamenco guitar and is sponsored by the International Guitar Institute. Their website is internationalguitarinstitute.com. The program includes classes (for players of all levels), workshops and concerts. Tickets for individual events...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • CHILL w/ Tommy Thompson @ Hotel Mt Charleston
    Combine great jazzy music, a cool Mt Charleston evening with wine tasting from the Michael David Vineyards. The event is hosted by DeLuca Liquor & Wine and features live music from the Tommy Thompson Project. Band plays from 6:30p-8:00p. Call for more info 702-872-5500. Hotel Mt Charleston Las Vegas NV (only 35 miles from the Strip) Related Tommy Thompson Around...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • “Cunninghams” Jazz Band
    Presented by the Las Vegas Jazz Society, the jazz concert with “The Cunninghams” and their Jazz Band is Sun Jul 22 at 2pm. Tickets are $17 adults/$12 students & seniors. Call 702-455-7340. Venue is Winchester Cultural Center 3130 So. McLeod Las Vegas NV For more info on the Las Vegas Jazz Society, go to vegasjazz.org Related Outdoor Jazz Events, New Club...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Windy @ Sonny’s Speakeasy
    Windy is a throaty, sexy local jazz vocalist who is currently singing with a great group comprised of Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. We had a chance to experience their incredible sound last week at Bootlegger’s. This is a group of very accomplished artists. You can catch Windy and the trio at Sonny’s Speakeasy from 7p-11p....
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 11:06 pm
  • 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest
    The Club at the Cannery is hosting its 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest June 15 & 16. I love beer and I love blues and I certainly don’t mind a little BBQ now and then. Sounds like a winning combo to me. The event starts at 4pm both days with admission only $5 @ door. Venue is The Club at the Cannery Casino & Hotel 2121 East Craig Rd North Las Vegas...
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 06:06 am
  • Free Father’s Day Outdoor Concert
    Join the Woody Woods Orchestra on Sun Jun 17 @ 7pm for a free family concert to celebrate the Dads of Las Vegas. Bring picnic baskets, blankets, lawn chairs to listen to classic jazz and blues with original compositions by Woods and performed by his 18-piece orchestra with vocalists Sophia Lelis and Melanie Moore. There will be hot dogs, chips and sodas available until...
    by at June 14th, 2007 at 08:06 pm
  • Free Juneteenth Festival
    The 7th annual Las Vegas Juneteenth Festival will be held June 15 & 16 from 4p-9p at Sammy Davis Jr. Plaza. Admission is free. Look for educational activities, guest speakers, live entertainment, and food and beverages. R&B singer Howard Hewitt will be the headliner Friday night, with R&B soul legend Freddie Jackson Saturday night. Stand-up comedian LJ...
    by at June 12th, 2007 at 09:06 am
  • No more Jazz @ 3rd & Bridger (“the Church”)?
    “Look for changes at the site of the oldest church in Vegas – we hope for the good.” When I wrote that a few short months ago, little did I know that changes were coming that were huge – like Bobby Morris and group quitting – and now I hear that the place is being sold. I also heard that there was no jazz last night (Fri Jun 01), so I apologize...
    by at June 2nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Latin Jazz Connection
    The Nevada Jazz Society presents the Nevada Jazz Orchestra Latin Jazz Connection with 18-pieces and arrangements by director Barry Ross. Musical selections will include new as well as straight-ahead. Ross is an internationally known trombonist, composer and educator who spent many years in New York and Berlin before becomoing music director of the Nevada Jazz Orchestra...
    by at June 1st, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Free Jazz in the Park
    Venue is the Clark County Amphitheater; event is the Jazz in the Park Series where you can spread your blanket and enjoy the awesome sounds of jazz under the night sky. There are vendors on site but you can bring your own picnic basket and cooler. The doors open 7pm and the series is free to all jazz lovers. What a great town to live in for free live music. Check out...
    by at May 28th, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Fourplay at Lake Las Vegas
    Cool Smooth Jazz Oasis 105.7 presents Fourplay at the Montelago Village at Lake Las Vegas Resort Jun 9 @ 7pm. The group stars Bob James, Larry Carlton, Nathan East and Harvey Mason. Tickets are $54.85/$100 VIP. Call UNLV Box Office 702-739-3267 or go online unlvtickets.com. Monte Lago Village 1600 Lake Las Vegas Pkwy Henderson NV.
    by at May 26th, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Free Jazz Fridays Poolside
    Smooth Jazz Oasis 105.7 is hosting a Free Jazz Fridays series with great music at the Orleans pool. Check smoothjazz1057.com for updates on entertainers. The music is free, the venue is The Orleans pool, time is from 7p-10p Friday nights. 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Las Vegas NV Related Jazz Under the Stars, Oasis Sunday Jazz Brunch @ the Renaissance, Friday Night Jazz @ 3rd...
    by at May 25th, 2007 at 08:05 am
  • Free Jazz @ Rampart Happy Hour
    Addison’s Lounge at the Rampart Casino is the place to unwind with your favorite martini and the smooth sounds of live jazz. Sponsored by Smooth Jazz 105.7, this Wednesday night Smooth Jazz series hopes to become a tradition in your life. 6p-8p Visit smoothjazz1057 for more on guest artists. The Rampart Hotel & Casino 221 N. Rampart Blvd Las Vegas NV. Related...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 03:05 pm
  • Free Jazz Fest
    Sat Jun 2 @ 2pm is the Free Jazz Fest co-sponsored by Las Vegas-Clark County Library District. With MC Freddie Jackson, you will enjoy an afternoon with great music by Russ Freeman, Nathan Tanouye and the Las Vegas Jazz Connection. Guest artists include The Cunninghams, Las Vegas Jazz Express and Lindell Blake. Call 702-229-4800. West Las Vegas Arts Center 947 West Lake...
    by at May 21st, 2007 at 06:05 am
  • Class Act Vocalist Genevieve Performs
    If you like to follow Las Vegas’ own gorgeous Genevieve, look for her at the following venues. This is a lady with class and a golden voice that you don’t want to miss. Jun 17 Sun – noon-3p Father’s Day @ Gordon Biersch with Cocho Arbe (keys) and Calvin Brooks (jazz guitar). Howard Hughes Parkway, (near E Flamingo Rd) Las Vegas NV Sep 06 Thur...
    by at May 20th, 2007 at 01:05 pm