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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 6/27/2016 TO 7/4/2016

(notes: some gigs may require tickets, cover charges, or minimums; advanced purchase or other discounts may be available; and some may have been sold out, changed, or canceled - check with venue to confirm) 

PLEASE CONTACT jazz@wriu.org with any corrections or additions

MONDAY, JUNE 27

Mike Dutra (Strictly Sinatra) Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 6-9

Doug Woolverton (trumpet) and the Groove Merchants, The Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport, 619-2552, thefifthri.com, 7 pm  

SouthCoast Jazz Orchestra, 17-piece big band, Gilda’s Stone Rooster, 27 Wareham Rd., Marlon, MA, (508) 748-9700, 7:45 – 10 pm. reservations recommended. (last Monday big band show until end of July) 

Jazz Series: Leland Baker (tenor sax) Quartet, jazz, funk, Fete, 103 Dike St., Providence, http://fetemusic.com/events/jazzmondays. 

John Allmark Jazz Orchestra, The Met, Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Pawtucktet, 729-1005, www.themetri.com, doors open 8 pm, show 9pm

The House Combo, rhythm and blues and blues, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm-midnight

TUESDAY, JUNE 28 

Paul Del Nero, bass, w/Kent Hewitt, piano, jazz, Roberto’s Italian Restaurant, 450 Hope St., Bristol, 254-9732, www.robertosbristol.com, 6 – 9 pm   

Betsy Listenfelt, jazz, standards, tribute to Michael Buble, standards, Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 6-9 

Reasons: pop, Venda/Costantino’s Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 6-10 p.m.

Nancy Paolino and the Black Tie Band: rock, pop, Summer concert series at the North Kingstown Town Beach, 10 Beach St., Free. Bring seating. Donations accepted. 7 p.m.

Jhony Keys (piano) Jazz Jam, 10 Rocks Tapas Bar, 1091 Main St. Pawtucket, 728-0800, 7:30 -10:30

Big City Jazz: house rhythm section Joe Potenza, bass, Ben Ricci, drums, invite other local vocalists and instrumentalists, drums, Murphy’s Law, 2 George St., Pawtucket, 639-0925, 8 pm.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29 

Steve Burke: jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9p.m. 

Properly Unprepared (5 piece jazz combo), jazz, standards, Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 6-9

Rick Costa Trio, jazz, DeWolf Tavern, 259 Thames St. Bristol, 254-2005, 7-9:30 pm 

“Oldies Night:” Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Mary Andrews piano/vocals, Pat Cardeiro, guitar/vocals, Jeff Fountain, drums, pop, classic rock, Sardella’s Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10 pm. 

Jazz at The Villa: Seth (drums) Burkhart 4, w/Jane Dean-Burkhart, piano, Marcus Sholar, sax, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, funk, soul, The Villa, 272 Cowesett Ave, West Warwick, 821 -0060, 7:30 – 10:30 pm,

Let’s Dance Wednesdays, Super Chief Trio, swing, NOLA, jump blues, boogie woogie, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com. Doors 6:30 pm, dance lessons 7 pm, music 7:30-10 pm.

Original Blues DeVille Open Jam: Lou’s Cafe, 47 Summer St., Manville. 762-9741. 7:45 p.m.

Melissa Etheridge: rock, folk, blues, Zeiterion Theatre, 684 Purchase St., New Bedford. (508) 994-2900, zeiterion.org. 8 p.m. Tickets: $55-$75 are available at zeiterion.org, at the Zeiterion box office or by calling the box office.

Sugar Ray Norcia, vocals, blues harmonica, Pub on Park, 665 Park Ave, Cranston, 781-8888, (http://www.vintagerhythmandbluesensemble.com/gig-schedule.html), 8 –10:30 pm

Doug Woolverton, trumpet, Willie J Laws, Jr, guitar, vocals, Mark Texerira, drums, funk, blues, E’Volution, 2190 Broad St, Cranston, 780-8700, 8:30 – 11:30 pm

THURSDAY, JUNE 30 

The Jazz Stollers Trio, swing, standards, (dance floor) Pancho O’Malley’s, Mariner Sq, (behind Arturo Joe’s) 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett, 782-2299, 5 – 8 pm. 

Steve Burke: jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 p.m. 

Ginny Conely, vocals, Bill Morretti, piano, jazz, standards, Terrazza Bistro/Bar, 645 Douglas Pike (Route 7), Smithfield. 233-3223. 6-9 p.m. (NB earlier summer time & move to outside patio)  

Matty B, smooth jazz, ballads, Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 6-9 

Tish Adams (vocals) Trio, Joe Barbato, keys, Bryan Frank Rizzuto, bass, jazz, standards, blues, Simone’s, 275 Child St. Warren, 247-1200, www.simonesri.com, 6:30 – 9 pm   

Richard Hundley and the Jazz Trio: Cassarino's Restaurant, 177 Atwells Ave., Providence. 751-3333, www.cassarinosri.com, 6-9 pm 

Parlour Jazz Jam featuring Tom White, keys, Paul DiMartino, drums, Sam Kurzontkowski, bass, and Clay Nordhill, guitar. The Parlour, 1119 N Main, Providence. 7-9 pm. 

Young Neal and the Vipers, feat./Dave Howard, blues, rock, funk, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 7-10 p.m. 

Caribbean Jazz Night: Cote Panoramic View – pan drums group, w/ Aaron Abrahamson Cote, steel pan drums, Chris Brown, guitar, Alex Brander, drums, Brad Thibodeaux, bass, jazz, Norey’s Bar and Grille, 156 Broadway., Newport. 847-4971, www.noreys.com. 8 – 11 p.m 

Black Cadillac Trio, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com 8 - 11

FRIDAY, JULY 1

Steve Burke: jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 p.m.

Milt Javery: rhythm and blues and jazz, Portofino Bar and Grille, Ramada Middletown Hotel, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 p.m.

American Band: symphonic concert band.Concerts Under the Elms series, John Brown House Museum lawn, 52 Power St., Providence. 6:30-8 p.m. For tickets & information call 331-8575, ext. 133 or visit RIHS.org.

Vini Ames Duo: jazz, pop, R&B, oldies, Coachmen’s Lodge, 273 Wrentham Rd., Bellingham, Mass. (508) 883-9888, coachmenslodge.com. 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Gay Barbozo, singer/songwriter, folk, Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 7-10

John & Joanne, John Monllos, guitar, Joanne Rodino, vocals, jazz, standards, Jo’s Bistro, 24 Memorial Boulevard West, Newport, 847-5506, www.josamericanbistro.com, 7 – 10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble, jazz and pop, Chapel Grille, 3000 Chapel View Blvd., Cranston. 944-4900, www.chapelgrillri.com 7-10 pm.

The Debra Mann Quartet: jazz, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349, sandywoodsmusic.com. 7:30 p.m.

Joe Potenza (bass) and Friends w/Leland Baker, tenor sax, David Murphy, alto sax, Nick Sanfilippo, piano, Ben Dicke, drums, jazz, recreating the 1959 “Cannonball & Coltrane” album, Tarragon Bar, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 602-1104, www.silvershellhospitality.com/tarragonbar/, 7:45-10:45 pm.

Lois Greco Band, R&B, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St, Woonsocket 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm.  

The Flock: jazz, rock, Indian Ranch, 200 Gore Rd. (Route 16), Webster, Mass. (508) 943-3871, indianranch.com. Tickets are available online at IndianRanch.com or at the Indian Ranch box office. 21+. 8 p.m.

Davina & the Vagabonds, singin’ rhythm and blues, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com. 8:30 pm.

Fat City Band, jump blues, dance, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com. 9 pm – 12:30 am.

Cowboy and Lady, Zach Schmidt and James Maple: country, blues, Columbus Theatre, 270 Broadway, Providence. 621-9660, columbustheatre.com. 9 p.m.

SATURDAY, JULY 2

Kirk Feather Duo: jazz brunch, Hope Village Kitchen in the Hope Artiste complex, 999 Main St., Pawtucket. 11:30 am-2:30 pm.

Jazz Tastings: Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Ginny Conley, vocals, Bill Moretti, piano, Rick Wells, drums, jazz, standards, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 p.m.

The Ocean Mistics, rock, blues, Ocean Mist, 895 Matunuck Beach Rd., Matunuck. 782-3740, 3-6:30 p.m. 

Steve Burke: jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 p.m. 

Jazz Set, jazz, folk, funk Colonel Blakington Inn, 203 N. Main St. Attleboro, MA, 508-222-6022, www.colblackintoninn.com, 7-10 

Joe Potenza (bass) and Friends w/Toni Lynn Washington, vocals, Keith Munslow, keys, Tony Medeiros, guitar, vocals, Vinny Pagano, drums, blues, Tarragon Bar, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 602-1104, www.silvershellhospitality.com/tarragonbar/, 7:45-10:45 pm.  

(Special 4th Weekend Show) Sugar Ray Norcia, vocals, blues harmonica, The Ginny B. Campground, Foster, (http://www.vintagerhythmandbluesensemble.com/gig-schedule.html) 8 –11 pm

Milagro – Santana Tribute Band, progressive, Latin rock, Courthouse Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Rd., West Kingston. 782-1018, courthousearts.org. 8 p.m.

The Love Dogs, singin’ & rockin’ rhythm & blues, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com. 8 pm.

Mark Cutler & the Men of Great Courage, blues, rock, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com. 9 pm – 12:30 am.

SUNDAY, JULY 3

Steve Burke, jazz brunch, Lake Pearl Luciano’s, 299 Creek St., Wrentham, Mass. (508) 384-3003. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Milt Javery, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Kirk Feather Duo: jazz brunch, Hope Village Kitchen in the Hope Artiste complex, 999 Main St., Pawtucket. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Lois Vaughan (piano) Jazz Quartet: w/Art Manchester, reeds, flute, Ben Coerper, bass, Mike Coffey, drums, Jazz brunch at the Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport. 619-2552, thefifthri.com. Noon-3 p.m.

Bobby Ferreira, jazz brunch, Clarke Cooke House, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900 12:30-3:30 pm. 

(SUMMER TIME CHANGE) Joe Moss Band (from Chicago), blues, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave Jamestown 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com. 4-7 pm  

Soul & Blues Sunday (No show 4th Weekend see Saturday), blues, The Villa, 272 Cowesett Ave, West Warwick, 821 -0060, 5 -8 pm.

Wolfie and the Jam Daddies, blues jam, Boundary Brewhouse at Corinne's Seafood Grille, 1593 Newport Ave, Pawtucket. 725-4260, www.corinnesbanquets.com, 5-9 pm.

SUNDAY, JULY 3 (cont.)

Sunday Night Blues Jam w/Ben Ricci, drums, Murphy’s Law, 2 George St., Pawtucket, 639-0925, 8:30 pm – 12 m

(Special 4th Weekend Evening Show) Evan Goodrow Band, blues, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave Jamestown 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com. 9 pm – 12:30 am.

MONDAY, JULY 4 (HOLIDAY, CHECK WITH VENUES)

The Paco Duo: Spanish and nuevo flamenco, Finn’s Harborside, 38 Water St., East Greenwich. 884-6363, finnsharborside.com. 3-7 p.m.

Doug Woolverton (trumpet) and the Groove Merchants, The Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport, 619-2552, thefifthri.com, 7 pm   

Ronnie Sands and Lady D.: pop and oldies, Venda/Costantino’s Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7 p.m. 

Jazz Series: Leland Baker (tenor sax) Quartet, jazz, funk, Fete, 103 Dike St., Providence, http://fetemusic.com/events/jazzmondays. 

John Allmark Jazz Orchestra, The Met, Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Pawtucktet, 729-1005, www.themetri.com, doors open 8 pm, show 9pm

The House Combo, rhythm and blues and blues, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm-midnight 

 


posted by Bill Melone, 06/27/16