Live Jazz Listings  for October 2023   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI

Live Jazz Listings  for October 2023   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI


**** if you would like an event to be listed please email [email protected]  (temporarily)  ****  Best if two weeks in advance!


Cavalcade of Bands   Tuesday Oct 24  Rhodes-On-The-Pawtuxet 60 Rhodes Place Cranston RI 6-10pm


URI Guitar Festival returns  October 18-22

See link for dates, info and venues


URI Fine Arts Center Calendar:

Tues Oct 17   URI Jazz Combos II     Emmett Goods, coordinator  7:30pm  $15 adults, $10 students

Sat  Oct 21  Guitar Fest  : FRENCH NIGHT  8:00 pm     Prelude: Mandolin Trio  Feature Artists:  Matthias Duplessy, Contemporary Guitar  Jeremy Jouve, Classical Guitar   Amit Kavthekar, table   The Great Necks, Guitar Trio  (Adam Levin, Matthew Rohde, Scott Borg)

Thurs Oct 28  Jazz Big Band I / Thad Jones Tribute/Neal Hefti   8pm   $10-15


Askew 150 Chestnut St Providence RI [email protected]

Sun Oct 15  Funky Submarine  (funky Beatles music)  1/1:30pm  $10/15  All ages 16 and under FREE

Thurs Oct 19  John Allmark Jazz Quintet   7pm  $10

Fri Oct 20  Buffalo Nichols (slide Steel guitar) with Pete Bernhard of the Devil Makes Three  8/9pm $15  Blues



Chan’s 267 Main St, Woonsocket RI 401-765-1900  check for prices

Sat Oct 21  Bruce Mattson Band NOLA funk/R&B with a Crescent St Swagger  8pm  $15/20

Fri Oct 27  Jeff Pitchell and The Texis Flood  8pm   $25/30

Sat Oct 28  Quinn Sullivan  guitar Blues toured with Buddy Guy  8pm $30/35


Contemporary Theater Company   327 Main St Wakefield RI

Live Jazz Monday nights  7:30pm


Courthouse Center for the Arts   3481 Kingstown Rd  West Kingston, RI 02892

Thurs Oct 26  Reckless Blues            (classic swing, jazz and blues) 1:30-3pm  $15-25


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

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


Greenvale Vineyards  582 Wapping Rd Portsmouth, RI

Sat Oct 21 Mark Lewis Sax, Greg Wardson piano, Dick Lupino bass, Rick Wells drums  1-4pm

Sat Oct 28  Zahili Gonzalez Zamora  pianist, composer, bandleader and educator 1-4pm


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

Wed Oct 18  Upstairs At The Odeum  7:30-9:30  No Cover Local artists

Wed Nov 8   Squirrel Nut Zippers  7/8pm  $54-60


Java Madness  134 Salt Pond Rd  Wakefield RI


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

Fri Oct 20  Knickerbocker All Stars ft. Brian Templeton and “Monster” Mike Welch  7/8pm  $20

Wed Oct 25  Roger Ceresi’s Trio  6:30/7:30-10  Dancing  $10

Fri  Oct 27  Ed Peabody & The Big Blue Thang  7/*pm  $15

Sat Oct 28  Neil Vitullo & The Vipers  7/8pm  $15

Wed Nov 1 Cherry Pie  6:30/7:30-10pm  Dancing  $10


Music Mansion    88 Meeting St, College Hill, Providence RI  (@ corner of Congdon St)

Sat Oct 21 “Tish Adams Presents…” Dave Zinno Jazz Trio with Jay Azzolina – guitar & John McKenna – Sax  1-3pm  $20 In Advance (available ONLY from me, via PayPal)   Please send all payments to: [email protected]     $25 @ DOOR, Day of Show – CASH ONLY    $10, with STUDENT ID, @ DOOR, Day of Show – CASH ONLY

Friday Nov 10  Acute Inflections  Jazzy R&B  Duo


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

Sat Oct 21  Steve Smith & The Nakeds  9-12:30am

Sun Oct 29 Robin Hathaway’s Soulful Stew   4-7pm


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

Fri Oct 20  Entrain  7/8pm  $33/36

Fri Oct 27  Sex Mob  7/8pm  $38/40  Instrumental Jazz


Nick-A-Nee’s 75 South Street Providence RI 401-861-7290

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

October Music Schedule

*Every Monday The House Combo

**Every Tuesday Marty and Friends

Thu. 19th South Coast Brass Band   ****

Fri. 20th Mark Cutler and The Men of Great Courage

Sat. 21st  4pm The Low Key 3–9pm Rory and the Blues Hounds

Sun 22nd 4pm 4th Sunday Jazz

Thur. 26th Fox Force Four plus One

Fri. 27th Molly Maguire

Sat. 28th Nick-a-Nees Halloween Bash with Tanya McIntyre and the Professors

Sun. 29th 4pm 5th Sunday Jazz


The Ocean Mist  895 Matunuck Beach Rd  Wakefield

Thurs Oct 19  The Ocean Mistics with Sugar Ray Norcia, Tom Ferraro, Dickie Reed, Dean Casel & Mike Warner  6-9pm

***Fri Oct 27  WUNSCHFEST: Jungle Dogs, The Ravers, Wunsch Box, & More  Benefit concert  for Vera Wunsch Education Fund  8-12pm $20

Fri Nov 3 Happy Hour w/ Kim Marcoux 5-8pm  Vocal Jazz


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

[email protected]

Sat Oct 21  Heidi Nirk Band   Blues and R&B 5/6pm  ALL AGES  $10


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

Thurs Oct 19  Trev Smith & Co   R&B  8/9pm

Fri Oct 27  Steve DeConti Quartet  6/7pm  $12

Sat Oct 28  Funky Submarine (funky Beatles) 7/8pm   $10   ALL AGES


The Red Door   49 Peck St Providence 401.753.9800

** Thank God It’s Monday Jazz Night**

Mon Oct 23  Leland Baker & Friends   7-10pm

Mon Oct 30  Nick DI Maria & Indego Seven  7-10pm

Mon Nov 6  Joe Potenza & Friends 7-10pm


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


The Stadium Theatre  28 Monument Sq Woonsocket RI  401-762-4545

Sat Nov 4  Purple Xperience with Marshall Charloff performing Prince  $31, $36, $41, $46  8pm

Sat Nov 11 Gunhild Carling  Sweden’s Queen Of Swing  $31, $36, $41, $46  8pm


The Strand  79 Washington St Providence RI

Tues Nov 7   Lettuce   7 :30/8 :30pm  $35/40   FUNK


Union Station Brewery  36 Exchange Terrace Providence, RI  401-274-2739

Wednesdays   Funk & Jazz Night  8-11pm  Soul Pocket with Leland Baker