Live Jazz Listings  for March / April 2024   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI (updated 3/26/24)

Live Jazz Listings  for March / April 2024   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI (updated 3/26/24)

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***University Of Rhode Island   Fine Arts Center  Kingston RI

Sun Apr 7  Mason Tucker Junior Jazz Piano Recital  7pm  Free

Thur April 11 Another Level, Record Release Concert  Emmett Goods   8pm  $15 Adults, $10 Students, $10 Seniors

Sat Apr 13   Joey Peavey   Senior Jazz Guitar Recital  11am  free

Sat Apr 13   Louis Shriber  Jazz Voice Recital  3pm free

Sun Apr 14  Ricki Russo  Junior Jazz Recital  3pm  free

Tues Apr 16  Jazz Combos III : Emmett Goods coordinator  7:30pm  $15 Adults, $10 Students, $10 Seniors

Thur Apr 18  Jazz combos IV : Emmett Goods Coordinator  7:30pm  $15 Adults, $10 Students, $10 Seniors

Sat Apr 20  Wyatt Crosby  Senior Jazz Bass Recital  1pm  free

Sun Apr 21  Amplified Voice Studio and in The Pocket Jazz Choir Concert   3pm $15 Adults, $10 Students, $10 Seniors

Thur Apr 25  Jazz Big Band   Emmett Goods, director  8pm  $15 Adults, $10 Students, $10 Seniors


The Blue Room  2197 Broad St  Cranston RI 401-263-6171 (note… jazz related shows indicated but there is a lot more going on!  Check the website)

Wed Mar 27  9-10pm  Newport Jazz House Band led by Leland Baker   10-12pm Jam   $10 for audience, free for musicians who play (plus 1 drink)  “We invite musicians of all levels and ages to join each session. Non-performing patrons are also invited to attend and watch each session. NOTE: Backline is provided by the club, along with drums and piano, all other musicians are expected to bring their instruments

Thurs Mar 28  7-10pm    Dan San Band    funky 70’s sound  $10

Fri Mar 29  8-11pm    Brian James Quintet   Record Release Party  Soul Jazz/ Funk  $15/20(door)

Sat Mar 30  9-12pm    Secret Jazz PTX  $10

Wed Apr 3  7-10pm     Becky Bass Trio  Caribbean Soul Music  $10

Fri Apr 5  8:30-11:30pm    Dash Pena and Friends  Dash mixes R&B vocals $10

Sat Apr 6 8:30-11:30pm    Catnip Junkies  New Orleans Swing Brass band  $15


Bristol State House  Bristol RI  240 High St Bristol RI

Sat Apr 13   The Greg Abate Quartet  doors 7:30pm  show 8pm  $30  401-500-1243 for info tix on sale at Paper, Packaging, & Panache at 418 Hope St Bristol or


Chan’s 267 Main St, Woonsocket RI 401-761-1900

Fri Mar 29  Popa Chubby Birthday Bash  $35/40  8pm

Sat Mar 30  Jeff Pitchell & The Texas Flood  $25/30  8pm

Fri Apr 5  Jason Ricci and the Bad Kind  $25/30  8pm  (Blues harmonica)

Sat April 6  Funky Submarine  $12/15  8pm Beatles music in a funky jazzy form

Fri/Sat Apr 12/13   Anthony Gomes   SOLD OUT

Sat Apr 20  Coco Montoya  $45/50   8pm    Blues, Blue eyed Soul and County Rock. COCO was alumni of Blues Legends Albert Collins and John Mayall’s Blues Breakers.

Fri  Apr 26  Johnny Hoy and The Bluefish   $25/30   Blues 8pm

Sat  Apr 27  Daryl Sherman Homecoming Concert with friends with Harry Allen fellow 2024 RI Music Hall of Fame inductee to be!  $25/30  8pm


Courtland Club 51 Courtland St, Providence, RI 02909  (401) 227-9300

Live jazz every Sunday at 6 & 8:30  Leland Baker Trio


Greenwich Odeum 59 Main St. East Greenwich RI 401-885-4000

Wed  Apr 17  Upstairs at The Odeum   every third Wednesday – join us for a curated night of jazz Upstairs at the Odeum. Kick back and unwind during an intimate evening of great music performed by local artists in the Odeum balcony lounge.   7:30 – 9:30 Capacity is limited! No cover, but we’ll pass the hat to tip our musicians!

Fri  Apr 26  Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes  7/8pm   $67-76

Sun May 5  Al Di Meola : The Electric Years  7/8pm  $59-66   check site for pckg                 Limited special packages available :  Access to Al Di Meola’s soundcheck which provides an intimate insight into how he prepares for each show (cameras permitted, no flash. No video recording)   Meet Al after the soundcheck for a personal chat, photo and an autograph opportunity (up to 2 pieces of personal memorabilia) plus receive a CD signed by Al at this time.   Early access to the Merchandise Stand


The Knickerbocker Music Center   35 Railroad Ave, Westerly RI 401-315-5070

Thurs Mar 28  Mystic Horns Big 6   Jazz & Cocktails  Free  6-8pm starts sponsored by Grey Sail Brewing

Fri Mar 29   DELA & Steady Rock Easy  Ska with horns  7/8pm  $15/20       Slightly Stoopid saxophonist DELA has reconnected with some of Boston’s finest musicians to form his band, DELA & Steady Rock Easy. Joined by Slightly Stoopid keys player Paul Wolstencroft, drummer Tommy Benedetti (John Brown’s Body/Organically Good Trio) ,  guitarist Van Gordon Martin (Organically Good Trio), trombonist Brian Thomas (John Brown’s Body/Bt ALC Big Band), and trumpet player Mark Berney (The Skatalites/Soul Shot) DELA & Steady Rock Easy will get you in the groove to make you move!

Wed Apr 3  Sugar Ray & The Bluetones w/ Greg Piccolo  6:30/7:30-10pm  $15 free dance lessons

Sat Apr 13  Franklin Brothers  70s soul  7/8pm   $15

Sat April 20  Knickerbocker All Stars  7/8pm  $20


The Met  Hope Artiste Village,  1005 Main Street  Pawtucket, RI

****Sun  April 28, 2024  RI Music Hall of Fame 2024 Induction Concert honoring Harry Allen, Shawnn Monteiro & Daryl Sherman  Three Jazz Artists!    Doors 2pm show 2:30pm  $25  (for general info)  *** note Daryl will be performing at Chans the night before with Harry Allen ***

Music Mansion  88 Meeting St Providence (corner of Congdon St)

Mar 28-30  7:30-9pm   $25-55 (30th sold out)   Acute Inflections : Bass & Vocal Duo  Soulful Sounds, Jazzy R&B  find tickets in Eventbrite

Thurs Apr 11  Mehmet Ali Sanlikol & Dunya Ensemble (more info to come)


Narragansett Café  25 Narragansett Ave,  Jamestown RI 401-423-2150

Fri Mar 29 Stone Cold Gypsies  8-11:30pm

Sta Mar 30  Down City Band 8-11:30pm

Sun Mar 31  The Neal McCarthy Problem 4-7pm

Fri Apr 5  Neal & The Vipers 8-11:30pm

Sun Apr 7    4-7  Pat Halpin & the 351s

Fri Apr 12    8-11:30pm  The Senders

Sun Apr 14  4-7pm  The Earl Knightwood Band  Blues



Narrows Center For The Arts   16 Anawan Street Fall River, MA 508-324-1926

Fri Apr 5  Marta Pereira da Costa   $43/45  7/8pm  Portuguese guitar

Sat Apr 6  Ruthie Foster   Blues  7/8pm  $43/48


Nick-A-Nee’s 75 South Street Providence RI 401-861-7290 (check facebook page)

**Marty Ballou & Friends  every Tuesday  8pm **

Thur. 28th South Coast Brass Band

Fri. 29th Mark Cutler and the Men of Great Courage

Sat. 30th The Free Radicals

Sun. 31st. 4pm Fifth Sunday Jazz–9pm Steven Donovan


The Ocean Mist  895 Matunuck Beach Rd  Wakefield

Thursdays   Ocean Mystics with RI musicians rotating each week  6-9pm No Cover  21+ after 8pm

3/28 Michelle Wilson

4/4 Dave Howard/ Neal Vitullo

4/11 Brian Templeton

4/18 Greg Piccolo

4/25 Sugar Ray Norcia


The Parlour Providence 1119 N. Main St. Providence, RI 401-383-5858

[email protected]

Sat Mar 30  The Automatics  5/6pm  R&B, Blues, Jazz and beyond   $10 all ages


Perro Solado 19 Charles St Newport RI  Perro Solado 19 Charles St Newport RI  401-619-4777

Mondays  John Monllos   5:30-8:30pm   Jazz guitar


Pumphouse Music Works 1464 Kingstown Rd Peace Dale, RI

Fri Apr 5  Catnip Junkies  New Orleans Swing Brass band  7/8pm  $15

Sat Apr 6   The Honk  7/8pm  $15 All Ages

Sun Apr 7  Dan Moretti’s Jazz/Soul Collective  6/7pm  $20

Sat Apr 20  Dan Moretti & Sugar Ray Norcia  SK Animal Shelter Benefit             6/7pm  $20

Sun April 21  Tish Adams Quartet  6/7pm  $20  All Ages

Thur Apr 25  Jay Azzolina Trio  6/7pm  $15  Jazz


The Red Door   49 Peck St Providence 401.753.9800

** Thank God It’s Monday Jazz Night**  NO COVER

Mon Apr 1  Evan Wood Trio 7pm

Mon Apr 8 Joe Potenza & friends   7pm

Thur Apr 11   John Allmark Quintet    7pm

Mon Apr 15    Leland Baker & friends    7pm

Mon Apr 22    Beat Salad w/ George Corriea   7pm

Mon Apr 29   GCDB Quartet   7pm


The Royal Bobcat 422 Atwells Ave Providence RI [email protected]

Wednesdays Paper Moon Jazz Band 7:30-10pm

Saturdays   Kweku Aggrey & Marcus Grant  Jazz  8-11pm


Sardella’s Italian Rest  30 Memorial Blvd Newport   401-849-6312

Wednesdays Live Jazz  7pm