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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 1/20 TO 1/28/2014 

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

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

MONDAY, JAN. 20

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

TUESDAY, JAN. 21

John Monlos, solo guitar, Ascots at Norwich Inn, 607 West Thames St, Norwich, CT., 862-425-3630, 6 – 9 pm, no cover

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

WEDNESDAY,  JAN. 22

Let’s Dance Wednesday: Johnny & The East Coast Rockers, swingin’ R&B, The Knickerbocker Café, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly, 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com/calendar, free dance lessons, 7 pm,, Music 7:30 – 10 pm, $

Marcelle Gauvin, vocals, Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Gregg Wardson, piano, jazz, Sardella’s Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm

THURSDAY,  JAN. 23

Steve Burke, jazz, All American Grille, 1759 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. 490-0860. 6-9 pm.

The Mango Trio featuring Liz Parrillo, jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 7:30 pm.

The Dick Willner Band w/Jan Schmidt & Swing Haven, swing, oldies and rhythm and blues, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30 pm. $

Marshall Crenshaw and The Bottle Rockets, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount

FRIDAY, JAN. 24

Lois Vaughan, piano, jazz, Wharf Tavern, 215 Water St., Warren. 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com. 6-9 pm.

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Dan Moretti, sax, and Paul Nagel, piano, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. Spiced Pear Restaurant, 847-2244. 6-10 pm. 

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Pier 49 Seafood and Spirits Restaurant, Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina, 49 America’s Cup Ave., Newport. 847-9000. 6-10 pm. 

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Waterplace Restaurant, 1 Finance Way, Providence. 272-1040. 6:30-9:30 pm,  

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Capital Grille, 1 Union Station, Providence. 521-5600. 7 pm.

Doug Woolverton, trumpet, Gino Rosati, guitar, Nick Sanfilippo, piano, Joe Potenza, bass, Chris Rivelli, drums, jazz/standards, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St, Providence, 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com/events 7:30-11:30pm, $.

Steve Burke, jazz, Rancho Chico, 52 Washington St., Plainville, Mass. (508) 643-2534. 7-10 pm. 

The Eli Reyes Band, jazz, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm. 

Michelle Wilson, w/Scott Shelter, reeds, Shinichi Otsu, piano, Mike Mele, guitar, Sven Larsen, bass, Steve Chaggaris, drums, new CD release “Fortune Cookie.” Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket.765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8  pm. $$

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8 pm-midnight

New York Minute, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 9:30 pm – 1 am, no cover

SATURDAY,  JAN. 25

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

Narrows Winter Blues Festival:  featuring Joe Louis Walker, Jesse Dee, The Holmes Brothers, Cedric Burnside Project, The Delta Generators, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. doors open 4 pm bands 5 pm to midnight. $$$$$ advanced purchase discount

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Pier 49 Seafood and Spirits Restaurant, Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina, 49 America’s Cup Ave., Newport. 847-9000. 6-10 pm. 

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Elizabeth of Portofino, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Finn’s Harborside (formerly Harbourside Lobstermania), 38 Water St., East Greenwich. 884-6363, harboursideri.com. 6-9 pm.

The John Badessa Trio featuring Steve Heck and Bill Miele, jazz and swing, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000,pearlrestaurantri.com. 7-10 pm. 

The Vini Ames Duo, swing, pop, rhythm and blues and oldies, Elks Lodge #2359, 326 Farnum Pike (Route 104), Smithfield. 231-9820. 7:30-11:30 pm. No cover.

Los Gatos, feat/John Monlos, guitar, jazz, blues, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8 pm -12 m 

Joe Moss, Chicago blues, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com., 8 pm, $$

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am. 

Big Cat Blues, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 9:30 pm – 1 am, no cover

SUNDAY, JAN. 26

Milt Javery, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 10 am-2 pm.

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, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900 12:30-3:30 pm.

Jeff Stout, trumpet, w/ABC Trio: Mac Chrupcala, piano, Alan Bernstein, bass, and Artie Cabral, drums, jazz, swing, standards, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm 

Joe Moss Blues Band, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 4 – 7 pm, no cover

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

MONDAY, JAN. 27

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

TUESDAY, JAN. 28

The John Badessa Band featuring Tony DelSignore, jazz and swing, The Villa, 272 Cowesett Ave., West Warwick. 821-0060. 7:30-10:30 pm. 


posted by Bill Melone, 01/21/14