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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 11/19 TO 12/3/12

(note: some gigs may have been changed or canceled; check with venue to confirm)

MONDAY, NOV. 19

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave., East Providence. 434-9670, 
bovistavern.com. 9 pm.

TUESDAY, NOV. 20

The John Badessa Big Band featuring Bob Mainelli, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 7:30-10:30 pm. $

The Mango Trio, jazz jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 6:30-9:30 pm.

The New Providence Big Band, swing, The Met, Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Pawtucket. 729-1005, themetri.com. 8 pm. All ages. $

Wednesday, NOV. 21

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, 
fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

Steve Burke, jazz, Tasty Diner Sports Bar and Grill, 410 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. 354-4420. 7-10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St., Cranston. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Jim Porcella, Mike Renzi and Dave Zinno, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Roomful of Blues, rhythm and blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$$ advanced purchase discount.

“Homecoming Party” Super Chief (Trio?), swing, blues, Americana, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Clinton Sparks, jazz and pop, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000. 10 pm.

THURSDAY, NOV. 22

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY NO GIGS FOUND (Listen to WRIU 90.3 – Swing Shift 6-8 am)

FRIDAY,  NOV. 23

Tish Adams, Gino Rosati, Rick Costa and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,
aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 431-9231. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Debbie Davies, blues and rock, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, 
chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $15.

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4-6 pm.

Annette Sanders, Mike Renzi and Tom Pasquarelli, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Lois Vaughan, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

The Leland Baker Band, blues, jazz, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, theroiprov.com, 9pm.

SATURDAY, NOV. 24

Steve Burke, jazz, Tasty Diner Sports Bar and Grill, 410 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. 354-4420. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Lori Colombo, Mike Renzi and Dave Zinno, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, 
greenvale.com. 1-4 pm.

Mike G and 2 Men Groove, jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-9100. 8-11 pm. No cover.

Paul Geremia, blues, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm. No cover.

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4-6 pm.

The James Montgomery Band featuring David Hull, blues and rock, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, 
chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8, 10 pm. $15 early show; $10 late show; $18 both shows.

Lois Vaughan, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Gino Rosati Quartet, jazz, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, theroiprov.com, 8pm.

SUNDAY, NOV. 25

Steve Burke, jazz brunch, Lake Pearl Luciano's, 299 Creek St., Wrentham, Mass. (508) 384-3003. 10 am-2 pm.

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

"Tis The Season of Jazz" w/Terri Giviens, vocals, Jim Hitte, piano, jazz & standards, William Hall Branch Library, 1825 Broad St., Cranston. 781-2450. 2 pm. Free.

Tony Coelho, Mac Chrupcala, Al Bernstein and Mike Coffey, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Sweet P and the Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $; musicians free.

MONDAY, NOV. 26

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave., East Providence. 434-9670, 
bovistavern.com. 9 pm.

TURSDAY, NOV. 27

Steve Burke, jazz, Ciara Lounge, 678 Killingly St., Johnston. 354-8800. 7-10 pm.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, 
fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

Steve Burke, jazz, Tasty Diner Sports Bar & Grill, 410 Mineral Spring, N. Providence. 354-4420. 7-10 pm.

Lil' Cousin, open blues jam, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Dick Lupino, Eric Bloom and Kent Hewitt, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

THURSDAY, NOV. 29

The Tedeschi Trucks Band, blues, House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 7:30 pm. $45-$75.

FRIDAY, NOV. 30

The Vini Ames Duo, swing, pop, rhythm and blues and oldies, DiParma Italian Table, Clarion Inn, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9222. 7:30-11 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 431-9231. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Dick Lupino, Kirk Feather and Kent Hewitt, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4-6 pm.

Lois Vaughan, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Phil Mullen and Diamond, country and jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-9100. 8-11 pm. No cover.

Duke Robillard, Tony Medeiros, Ralph Rosen and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm.

“Ursula George” Lori Urso. vocals/guitar, Tom Ferraro, guitar, Mitch Chakour, piano, Rich Lataille, reeds, Pam Murry, trombone, Dave Zinno , bass, Special Guests:  Charlie Farren and Jon Butcher, blues and rock, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$.

The Willie Myette Trio, jazz, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, theroiprov.com, 9pm.

SATURDAY,  DEC. 1

Rebecca Parris and Dan Moretti, blues and rock, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

SUNDAY, DEC. 2

The Vini Ames Duo, jazz, pop and oldies brunch, DiParma Italian Table, Clarion Inn, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9222. 10 am-2 pm

Ben Marcoux, Nick Sanfilippo, Kyle Barboza and Alex Chapman, jazz, William Hall Branch Library, 1825 Broad St., Cranston. 781-2450. 2 pm. Free.

The Brian Setzer Orchestra, swing, Foxwoods Resort Casino, MGM Grand, 240 MGM Grand Drive (off Route 2), Mashantucket, Conn. (866) 646-0609, foxwoods.com. 8 pm. $$ - $$$$

MONDAY, DEC. 3

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave., East Providence. 434-9670, 
bovistavern.com. 9 pm.


posted by Bill Melone, 11/20/12