LISTINGS ARE CLIENTS AND MONTHLY FEATURED ARTISTS
of JAZZ & BLUES FLORIDA.
(North of Venice to Rt 44 and east to Rte 27. (Metropolitan areas of Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Tampa, Lakeland)
Cuban Club: 2010 Avenida Republica de Cuba, Tampa, FL 33605 Dec 5: 8pm. The Nate Najar Hot Jazz Band featuring special guests Dan Levinson and vocalist Molly Ryan will perform in the ballroom at this prohibition-era gala as part of the Repeal Day Party weekend event. More info at: http://repealdayparty.com.
Florida Avenue Brewing Co: 4101 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603 facebook.com/floridaavebrewco (813)374-2101 Stan Meeke Productions Presents! 7pm, Friday, Jan 15: Albert Cummings Band, 9pm, $16 Early Bird, $20 after 11/30, BUY ONLINE HERE, $25 Door; Friday, 22: Lance Lopez Texas Blues, 7pm, $12 Adv - BUY ONLINE HERE, $15 Door; Saturday, 23: Florida Avenue Brews & Blues Experience #1- Suncoast Blues Society Regional International Blues Challenge Winners TC Carr & Bolts of Blue and Franc Robert, Bryan Lee & Blues Power Band, Lance Lopez, JW Jones, Backtrack Blues Band. 1-10pm. $30 Adv, BUY ONLINE HERE. There will also be a VERY limited number of VIP passes sold for $85.00 that will include food & drink all day, passes to the Friday Night Lance Lopez Texas Blues show and admission to the after party jam 10pm-midnight. If interested email request to firstname.lastname@example.org ; Feb 12: Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat, Details TBA; 13: Florida Avenue Brews & Blues Experience #2: Lineup to include Albert Castiglia, Stacy Mitchhard Band, Delta Moon, Simo, Joey Gilmore and Johnny G Lyon. Details TBA. MAP
Herb's Limestone Country Club: at the intersection of S.CR 661 & S.CR 663, Ona, FL 33865 herbslimestonecountryclub.com (941)468-4829 BBQ & Blues the Last Saturday of Every Month, 1pm, Nov 28: Belmont & Jones.
HCC Ybor City Campus Performing Arts Building - Mainstage Theatre : 2204 N. 15th Street Tampa, FL 33605 Tampa Jazz Club Series tampajazzclub.com, $20/$15/$10, Free to staff & students of HCC, 3pm, Dec 6: members of La Lucha w/Dick Hyman and Whitney James - Featuring: Dick Hyman - piano, Whitney James - vocals, Alejandro Arenas- bass, Mark Feinman - Drums. MAP
Jazz Club of Sarasota: 330 S Pineapple Ave #111, Sarasota, FL 34236 jazzclubsarasota.com (941) 366-1552 Dec 18: Nate Najar Jazz Holiday 10th Anniversary. This year featuring the Nate Najar All Star Big Band with Ken Peplowski, Harry Allen, Jon Erik Kellso, Bill Allred, Chuck Redd and more! MAP
Museum of Fine Art: 255 Beach Dr NE, St Petersburg, FL 33701 fine-arts.org (727)896-2667 Jan 29: MUSE III w/ La Lucha., 7pm.
Riverview Performing Arts Center: 1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231 (941)366-1552 jazzclubsarasota.org Jazz Club of Sarasota, Dec 18: Nate Najar's "A Big Band Jazz Holiday" w/ Nate Najar, Austin Vickrey, Jon-Erik Kellso, Chuck Redd, March DIcpetris, Ken Paplowski, Rodney Rojas, Ron Moss, James Suggs, John Lamb, Hary Allen, Bill Allred, Jeff Rupert - performing selections from Ellington's "Nutcracker Suite" and other Holiday Favorites. TICKETS. 7:30pm. MAP
Sarasota Fairgrounds: 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34237. www.suncoastbluesfestival.com Benefit for the Laurel Civic Assn. Kid's Café - canned food donations will be accepted at entrance to festival both days - give generously! Feb 26, 27: 2nd Annual Suncoast Blues Festival; 26: JP Soars & the Red Hots; Andy T - Nick Nixon Band, Anthony Gomes; 27: Kettle of Fish, Markey Blue,, Sean Chambers Band, Brandon Santini, Howard and the White Boys, Albert Castiglia. MAP