Monthly Archives: January 2013

On the Road with Fourplay…

Upcoming Shows Feb 19: Sapporo – Fourplay’s 2012 – 2013 World Tour: Esprit De Four Feb 21: Nagoya – Fourplay’s 2012 – 2013 World Tour: Esprit De Four Feb 22: Tokyo – Fourplay’s 2012 – 2013 World Tour: Esprit De

Jeff Lorber and Patrick Lamb @ Jimmy Mak’s

Saturday, February 09, 2013 – 8:00 pm Jimmy Mak’s, 221 NW 10th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97209

Friday Night Jazz & Wine

Come out and celebrate Valentine’s Day early – enjoy live-entertainment featuring smooth jazz pianist David Benoit and smooth jazz saxophonist Paul Taylor, Friday, February 8 at 8:00 P.M. in the intimate setting of the Historic Fort Sam Houston Theater at

Jamie Bonk – Necessity

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Canadian guitarist Jamie Bonk is a constant distributor to the music world. After his self-titled debut album (1997), followed A Perfect Tomorrow (2000), My World (2004), 5 (2007),  St. Joseph Street (2009), Side B (2010) and last year Necessity. Known

Phil Casagrande – Manhattan Vibe

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Music has been the guiding force flowing through Phil’s soul since he was a small child while time has allowed his musical talents to flourish into beautiful creations. His music isn’t about listening to the spoken words but rather the

PLAYLIST FOR GROOVE JAZZ CHART SMOOTH JAZZ TOP 100 SONGS OF 2012 (100-67)

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(SHOW 1) Tracks: 100-67 100) Euge Groove – The Funky Bunch 99) Jessy J – Hot Sauce 98) Greg Adams – Carry On 97) Khari Cabral Simmons (feat, India Arie) – Never In Your Sun 96) Maysa – Have Sweet

Album of the Week:Dave Koz – Greatest Hits

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As radio show host, live performer, and studio musician, saxophonist Dave Koz has proven himself as one of the most enduring stars of the smooth jazz scene. His bright, lithe tone is equally adaptable to settings funky, dramatic, and mellow.

Dave Koz – Live At The Blue Note Tokyo

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The latest contender for the instrumental pop saxophone throne, Dave Koz came out of nowhere after his self-titled 1990 release made it onto the Billboard contemporary jazz charts and stayed there several weeks. He has more fire and intensity in

James Saxsmo Gates – Gates Wide Open

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The passionate search for perfection describes James Saxsmo Gates and his career as a top Jazz Musician. From his experiences performing with Art Blakey, Larry Carlton, Jeff Lorber, Alex Bugnon, Cyrus Chestnut, Chris Botti, Billy Kilson, Terrance Blanchard and many

Drew Davidsen – True Drew

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A slick, cosmopolitan showcase of a dozen contemporary jazz instrumentals, cool-toned guitarist Drew Davidsen elevates his technical prowess and creative muse while contemplatively chronicling his journey through life on “TRUE DREW,” his fifth album that will be released March 5th