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Schedules Subject To Change
North of Orlando and East of Perry. (Metropolitan areas of Ocala, Gainesville, JAX, St. Augustine, Daytona, New Smyrna Beach)
Jake's Bistro: 14960 Main Street Alachua, Florida 32615 1-(888) 250-5253 jakesbistro.biz MAP
Spindrifter Lounge: 16130 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615 March 5: Brad Vickers & His Vestapolitans, 9pm-1am.
ATLANTIC BEACH/ NEPTUNE BEACH
Culhane's Irish Pub: 967 Atlantic Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233 culhanesirishpub.com 4-6pm, Every 1st Sunday: John Thomas Group - Jazz & Great American Songbook.
Dirty Reds': 1451 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Beach, FL 32266 (904)372-9438 facebook.com/dirtyredsfla Every Tue: Jack Corocoran and Smokestack host Tuesday Night Blues Club, 7-10pm. MAP
Lillie's Coffee Bar: 200 1st Street, Neptune Beach, FL 32266 lilliescoffeebar.com (904)249-2922 7:30-9:30pm, TBA
Ragtime Tavern: 207 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, FL 32266 ragtimetavern.com (904)241-7877 8pm, April 2, 3: Little Mike & The Tornadoes .
Main Street Station: 316 Main Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 mainstreetlive.com (386)214-1389 Feb 7: Swingin' Harpoon, 8:30pm; 8: Swingin' Harpoon, 4-8pm; March 6 - 15: BIKE WEEK 2015; 27: The Mighty Groove Machine with Reuben Lounge Lizard; - Live Music all day - every day! . MAP
Top of Daytona Restaurant & Lounge: 2625 South Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118 (386)767-5791 topofdaytona.com Piano Bar w/ a view, Every Wed 6-9pm and Every Fri & Sat 6-10pm.
Cafe Davinci: 112 W. Georgia Ave, Deland, FL 32720 cafedavincideland.com (386)424-8282 7pm Every Tue: Jazz in the Courtyard - Davinci Jazz Experiment. Jazz ensemble led by trombonist Russell White. Feb 13: Blair Crimmins & The Hookers; 15: Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas; 20: Selwyn Birchwood.
Amelia Island Plantation: First Coast Highway, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 Ameliaislandjazzfestival.com (904)504-4772, Amelia Island Jazz Festival $85, 7pm, Feb 14: The Dynamic Les DeMerle Big Band.
101 Downtown: 201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville FL 32601 101gainesville.com (352)376-4177 8-10pm, Every Wed: Live Jazz. (checked 12/30/14).
Amelia's Restaurant: 235 S Main St., Gainesville FL 32601 Every Wed: 6-9, Swanson-Hill Jazz Duo. (checked 12/30/14)
Ballyhoo: 3700 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607 ballyhoogrill.com (352)373-0059 6:30-9:30pm, Every Tuesday: Jazz Standards w/ Marty Liquori & Friends.
Brew Spot Café: 1000 NE 16th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601 - CLOSED.
Bull, The: 18 SW 1st Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601 thebulldowntown.com (352)672-6266, 10pm-12:30am, Every Tue: Jazzology.
Cymplify Coffee Company: 5402 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605 cymplifycentral.com, Every second Wed: North Central Florida Blues Society / Mark Armbrecht Host Acoustic Blues Open Mic. Sign up at 6pm. Music 7-10:30pm. MAP
Emiliano's Cafe: 7 SE First Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32608 emilianoscafe.com (352)375-7381 6:30-10pm, Every Wednesday: Karl Weismantle accompanied by Ali Che’Ree; 7-9pm, 1st & 3rd Mondays: Brenda Bayne, Robert D'Amico & David Glennon Jazz Trio.
Five Bar: 104 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601 352.224.5253 five-bar.com/gainesville Every Sunday: Jazz Brunch 11am-2:30pm.
Francesca's Trattoria: 4410 NW 25 Place, Gainesville, FL 32606 francescastrattoria.com (352)378-7152 Every Sun: 11am-2pm, Gosia and Ali, "by request"; Every Wed: 6:30-9:30pm, High Note Jazz Nite w/ Nick DeCarlis Trio; Every Thur: 6-9pm, Gosia and Ali, "by request"; Every Saturday: 5:30-8:30pm, Bob Brounley.
High Dive: 210 SW Second Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 highdivegville.com (352)872-5949 North Central Florida Blues Society Quarterly Touring Artist Performances. Feb 12: Tinsley Ellis w/ Pete Karnes Band Opening; March 29: The Terry Hanck Band w/ Zora Young w/ Little Mike & The Tornadoes opening; April 19: Samantha Fish w/ Middleground opening. MAP
High Dive: 210 SW Second Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 highdivegville.com (352)872-5949 Feb 5: Josh Hoyer & The Shadowboxers, 8pm.
Leonardo’s 706: 706 West University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32601 (352)378-2001 Leonardos706.com Every Thurs: Marty Liquori Jazztet plus guests, 7:06-10pm. Monday nights w/ Hot Club de Ville, 7-10pm.
Loosey's: 120 SW 1st Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601 looseys.com (352)672-6465 7-10pm, Second Sunday Swing dance at Loosey's w/ the Swingtastics.
Red Onion Grill: 3885 NW 24th Blvd # A Gainesville, FL 32605 theredoniongainesville.com (352)505-0088 7pm, Every First Sat: Jazz Night w/ Marty Liquori & Hot Club de Ville.
Sandy's Place: 5001 NW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32605 Phone (352)367-9993 8-11pm, Every Wed: The Don David Band (Southern Rock/Blues). MAP
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship: 4225 Northwset 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32605 uufg.org (352)377-1669 Gainesville Friends of Jazz Series (gnvfriendsofjazz.org), $10/$15/$20, 7:30pm, Feb 17: Lenore Raphael & Howard Alden.
Wahoo Seafood Grill: 3833 Northwest 97 Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32606 wahooseafoodgrill.com (352)225-3922
Yearling: 14531 East County Road 325 Hawthorne, FL 32640 yearlingrestaurant.net (352)466-3999 Thur-Sun: Florida Blues icon Willie "Real Deal" Green (Jazz & Blues Florida August 2013 Edition Featured Artist) plays the blues. Must call to confirm times and nights! MAP
JACKSONVILLE / PONTE VEDRA/GREEN COVE SPRINGS
Mudville Grill Listening Room: 3105 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32207 raylewispresents.com/mudville-music-room.html (904)398-4326. Jan 31: Belmont and Jones w/ Jacksonville Blues Man Mack Evans; Feb 12: Jon Shain & Rupert Wates; 20: Gurf Morlix; March 3: Ray Bonneville.
Parlour at Grape & Grain Exchange: 2000 San Marco Blvd Jacksonville, Florida 32207 http://grapeandgrainexchange.com/parlour (904)396-4455 TBA
Ponte Vedra Concert Hall: 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 pvconcerthall.sjcvenues.com (904)209-0346 Feb 20: John Hammond.
Ritz Theatre: 829 N Davis St, Jacksonville, FL 32202 ritzjacksonville.com (904)807-2010 Jan 30: Lucky Peterson (Jazz & Blues Florida January 2015 Featured Artist); Feb 7: Syl Johnson; March 20: Cyrus Chestnut.
UNF Fine Arts Center - Lazzrra Performance Hall:1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 unf.edu/fineartscenter (904) 620-2878. Feb 3: Koger/Matteson Jazz Festival w/ Dr. Clarence Hines, coordinator. 10am, FREE; March 5: American Jazz Series presents Alon Yavnai and Joca Perpignan - Spring Fever “Where the Middle East Meets Brazil” with UNF JE1 and the UNF Orchestra w/ J.B. Scott, artistic director. 7:30pm
UNF Fine Arts Center - Recital Hall - 1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 unf.edu/fineartscenter (904) 620-2878. March 9: Jazz Combo Night w/ Lynne Arriale, coordinator. 7:30pm,. FREE.
UNF Fine Arts Center - Robinson Theater:1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 unf.edu/fineartscenter(904) 620-2878. Jan 29-31: FCC Symposium w/ Dr. Nick Curry, conductor. The concerts will be as follows: Jan 29 – UNF Student and Faculty Showcase Concert 7:30 p.m.; Jan 30 – Florida Community College (FCC) Jazz Group and FCC Student Showcase Winners; Jan 31 – Final Concert including : FCC Guitar Ensemble, FCC Chorus, FCC Orchestra, FCC Band and FCC Percussion Ensemble; Feb 6: 27th Annual Great American Jazz Series presents Kurt Elling ‘Beach Meets West’ Collaboration with the Beaches Fine Arts Series and J.B. Scott, artistic director; April 2: Great American Jazz Series presents Terell Stafford and Dick Oatts “A Tribute to Nat and Cannonball Adderley” w/ J.B. Scott, artistic director. 7:30pm; April 15: Jazz Combo Night w/ Lynne Arriale, coordinator. 7:30pm.
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park: 3076 95th Dr Live Oak, FL 32060 waneefestival.com 2015 April 16-18: Widespread Panic, Gregg Allman, Gov’t Mule, Earth, Wind & Fire, Cheap Trick, Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, Butch Trucks & Very Special Friends, The Word featuring: Robert Randolph, John Medeski, Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson & Chris Chew, Hot Tuna Electric, JJ Grey & Mofro, Oteil & Friends, Galactic, Zappa Plays Zappa, Leftover Salmon featuring Bill Payne, Yonder Mountain String Band, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes featuring Doyle Bramhall II, Raw Oyster Cult, Dragon Smoke, The Revivalists, Home At Last - The Nth Power Performs Steely Dan, Tea Leaf Green, Bobby Lee Rogers Trio, Pink Talking Fish, Eric Lindell & Company, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Natural Child, Twiddle, Jacob Jeffries Band, Juke.
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park: 3076 95th Dr Live Oak, FL 32060 suwanneespringfest.com Suwannee Springfest 2015, March 19-22: Wood Brothers, Shovels and Rope, Infamous Stringdusters, Keller Williams & The Travelin’ McCourys, Blind Boys of Alabama, Larry Keel Experience, Donna The Buffalo, Jim Lauderdale, Joe Craven, Verlon Thompson, The Seth Walker Band, Fruition, Town Mountain, Dread Clampitt, Jon Stickley Trio, Taylor Martin’s Acoustic Band, The Shook Twins, Shinyribs, Ralph Roddenbery Band, Cabinet, Grandpa’s Cough Medicine, Grits & Soul, Sloppy Joe, The Josh Daniel/Mark Schimick Project, Steve Pruett’s Back from the Brink, Quartermoon, Okay Hay, Nikki Talley, Short Straw Pickers, Sarah Mac Band.
NEW SMYRNA BEACH
OM Bar & Chill Lounge: 392 Flagler Avenue New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 theombar.com (386) 423-2727 Feb 14: Rockin' Jake Band.
Toni & Joe's Patio: 309 Buenos Aires Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 386-427-6850 toniandjoes.com Music on the Patio weather permitting Thurday-Sundays.
Charlie Horse: 2426 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470 (352)622-4050 7-11pm, Every Mon: Blues Jam w/ Adams Bros.
Jumbolair Estates: 1201 NE 77th Street, Ocala, FL 34470 jazzonthegreenocala.com March 28: 6pm-12am JAZZ ON THE GREEN Hosted by Comedian Rod Z and featuring: Jackiem Joyner, Nathan Mitchell.
Frappes North: 123 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, Fl 32174 frappesnorth.com (386)615-4888
727: 101 Palm Harbor Pkwy, Palm Coast, FL 32137 jazz727.com (386)627-8305 Live Jazz Fri & Sat nights. (checked 12/31/14)
SAINT AUGUSTINE/PONTE VEDRA
Downtown St. Augustine: 25 W Castillo Dr, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084lionsfestival.com St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival, Premium $25/ GA $3, Saturday and Sunday featuring Americana music. Fri, March 6: Jazz Night w/ Buffalo Rose Jazz Duo at 4pm, Bill Doyle Quartet at 6pm, Bill Doyle Quartet w/ Linda Cole7-9pm.
Johnny's Restaurant & Bar: 3009 N Ponce De Leon Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32086 (904)829-8333 8:30pm, Every Wed: Ancient City Blues Society Jam Hosted by Capt. Jack. MAP
Oasis: 4000 A1A & Ocean Trace Rd, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080 worldfamousoasis.com (904)471-3424 5-8pm, Every Wed: E.T. Swing w/ Don Durkee - piano, James Whitfield - sax, Ted Tadesco - bass, Eddie Trestor - drums.
Rhett’s Piano Bar: 66 Hypolita St, St. Augustine FL 32084 rhettspianobar.com (904)825-0502 Live Torch, Jazz, & Blues Tuesday-Sunday.
Rick's Downtown Grill: 301 E Call St, Starke, FL 32091 (904)964-9253 7pm, Circle of Friends Blues Night (First Wed of every month).