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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 2/3 TO 2/10/2014 

(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, FEB. 3

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

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, also Carter Alan, book signing, blues. R&B, soul, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com., 8 & 10 pm, $$$ discount for late or both shows

TUESDAY, FEB 4

John Monlos, 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,  FEB. 5

Let’s Dance Wednesday: Mystic Horns, blues and 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,

Jody Ebling, vocals, Yvonne Monnett, piano/vocals, Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, pop, standards, jazz, Sardella’s Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm

TR3 feat./Tim Reynolds w/Mick Vaughan, bass, Dan Martier, drums, funk, rock jazz, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount

THURSDAY,  FEB. 6

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

The Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant and Banquet Center, 165 Shore Rd. (Route 1A), Westerly. 348-0055. 7:30-9:30 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. $

Albert Lee w/Atlas Grey, The Knickerbocker Café, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly, 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com/calendar, , 8 pm, $$$, advanced purchase discount 

Damon Fowler, guitar. Blues, fusion, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com., 8 pm.

Junior Watson, jump blues, swing, novelty, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount

FRIDAY, FEB. 7

Lois Vaughan, Have a Heart, Potter League Benefit, Hotel Viking, 1 Bellevue Ave, Newport, 846-8276, www.PotterLeague.org, 5:30 – 7 pm

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

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

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

Dennis McCarthy, vocals, Paul Bouley, piano, Vimmy Pagano, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, 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. 

Gary Fish, singer/songwriter, sea and fishing songs, w/Thatcher and Stan Harrison, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349, sandywoodsmusic.com. 7 pm. $ BYO drinks and food, Doors open 6:30 pm

Scott Hamilton, sax, reunites Hamilton-Bates Blue Flame, w/Fred Bates, guitar, Chuck Riggs, drums, The Knickerbocker Café, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly, 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com/calendar, free dance lessons, 8 pm, $$$, advanced purchase discount

Autumn Defense w/John Stirratt & Pat Samson (of WILCO), classic pop, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount

Delta Generators CD Release Party “On The Horse” w/Charlie O’Neal, guitar, Craig Rawding, vocals, Rich O’Neal, bass, Jeff Armstrong, drums,  blues, rock, 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

Steve Smith & The Nakeds, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 9:30 pm – 1 am, no cover

SATURDAY,  FEB. 8

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

Lois Vaughan, solo piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St, Newport, 849-3999, 6:30 – 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.

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. 

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

Mama’s Rib: Kim Trusty, guitar/vocals, David Eure, electric violin, Yasko Kubuta, piano, R&B, blues, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com., 8 pm, $$

(SOLD OUT) Lake Street Dive, jump blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$$ advanced purchase discount.

Tim Eriksen & The Trio De Pumpkintown, ballards, fiddle tunes, songs of the sea, Celtic, Gospel, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349, sandywoodsmusic.com. 8 pm. $$, advanced purchase discount, BYO drinks and food, Doors open 7:30 pm

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

Dave Howard, Neal Vitullo and The Vipers, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 9:30 pm – 1 am, no cover

SUNDAY, FEB, 9

Jazz in Chuch: Jazz Candy w/John Molos, guitar, Art Manchester, reeds, St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 12 Marlborough St, Newport,  9:45 – 11 am

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.

James Montgomery Band, Narragansett Café, 25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, http://www.narragansettcafe.com/bands/, 1 – 4 pm, no cover

Sinatra and Marilyn: Chris Jason & LuAnn Dutra, Lighthouse Bar, Twin River Casino, 100 Twin River Rd. , Lincoln, 877-82RIVER, www.twinriver.com/index.php/entertainment, 2 -6 pm, no cover

Jim Porcella, vocals, 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 

Pre Valentine Dance: RI Sax Stars Harry Allen & Scott Hamilton, with Grey Sargent, guitar, Marshal Wood, bass, Mike Renzi, piano, (Tony Bennett’s touring rhythm section) Providence Marriott Ballroom, Orms St. Providence, tickets/table reservations: 941-2717, Providence Federation of Musicians, 681 Park Ave, Cranston (M-F, 10-2) $$ cash bar/refreshments

COMING UP:

THURSDAY, FEB. 13

Taj Mahal, blues, roots, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508)  324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$$$$$ advanced purchase discount

FRIDAY, FEB. 14

Dr. John, Park Theater, 848 Park Ave, Cranston, www.parktheatreri.com, 467-7275, 8pm $$$$-$$$$$$

(AND SATURDAY, FEB. 15) Eilen Jewell Band, blues and ballads, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, ,