Events Calendar

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GrandMothers of Invention

Tue, Sep 1 - Wed, Sep 2, 2015

“Great news for Zappaphiles! Short of Frank himself coming back from beyond to bend ears and brains, this is about as close to an authentic live version of Zappa’s music as you can possibly get….. Reaction on the fan web sites has been nothing short of rapturous.” – Prague Post

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Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective

Thu, Sep 3 - Sun, Sep 6, 2015

Multi-Grammy Winning top-tier jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer, arranger, and film score composer touring in support of his new release Breathless

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Ana Popovic

Tue, Sep 8 - Wed, Sep 9, 2015

Widely regarded as one of worlds very best female guitar-players, the 5x Blues Music Awards nominee blends smoking electric funk slide guitar, jazzy instrumentals and tight blues groove with soulful feminine vocals. Her incredible stage presence makes her an irresistible force in the music world.

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Tower of Power

Thu, Sep 10 - Sun, Sep 13, 2015

Celebrating five decades of funky soul with a brass backbone!

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Lizz Wright

Tue, Sep 15 - Wed, Sep 16, 2015

Earthy and stunningly rich alto songstress touring in support of her new release Freedom and Surrender

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Hiromi: The Trio Project

Thu, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 20, 2015

Virtuosic pianist and composer offers energetic live performances bending jazz, post-bop, progressive rock, classical and fusion

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Kyle Eastwood Band

Tue, Sep 22 - Wed, Sep 23, 2015

“Eastwood demonstrates monster bass chops.” - JazzTimes

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Monty Alexander with John Clayton and Jeff Hamilton 40th Anniversary Celebration!

Thu, Sep 24 - Sun, Sep 27, 2015

When jazz fans hear the names of these three friends in conjunction, they know they'll be treated to great music played with inspiration, joy, and absolutely amazing technical chops.

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Louis Hayes and the Cannonball Legacy Band featuring Vincent Herring, Jeremy Pelt, Rick Germanson, and Michael Glynn

Mon, Sep 28, 2015

Supported by a rhythm section that’s driven by the hard-bop aggression of drummer Louis Hayes, the overall results are a high-octane musical experience.

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Sonny Knight & The Lakers

Tue, Sep 29 - Wed, Sep 30, 2015

“It’s a retro-soul blowout of epic proportions.” –Blurt Magazine
With an earthy, authoritative voice, Sonny Knight commands your attention as one of the latest vintage soul singer to experience sudden late-career success, touring in support of his new release Do It Live!

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Euge Groove

Thu, Oct 1 - Sun, Oct 4, 2015

American smooth jazz saxophonist with a string of Top-40 hits!

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Peter Bernstein, Larry Goldings and Bill Stewart

Tue, Oct 6 - Wed, Oct 7, 2015

A hot mix of sensitivity, instinct and solid swing from three leaders of a moving trio

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Hot Tuna Acoustic

Thu, Oct 8 - Sun, Oct 11, 2015

“Hot Tuna is a Psychedelic-Blues Institution.” - Rolling Stone
To some, Hot Tuna is a reminder of some wild and happy times. To others, that name will forever be linked to their own discovery of the power and depth of American blues and roots music. To newer fans, Hot Tuna is a tight, masterful duo that is on the cutting edge of great music.

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Christian Scott

Tue, Oct 13 - Wed, Oct 14, 2015

“One of the greatest jazz trumpet innovators of his generation.” - Concord

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Will Downing

Thu, Oct 15 - Sun, Oct 18, 2015

The Prince of Sophisticated Soul returns to Jazz Alley for four nights!

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Frank Gambale

Tue, Oct 20 - Wed, Oct 21, 2015

Grammy winning guitar virtuoso! “His meteoric rise to fame is a testament to his passion-powered playing – a style Rolling Stone Magazine calls ‘ferocious’!”

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Karrin Allyson

Thu, Oct 22 - Sun, Oct 25, 2015

Touring in support of her new release Many A New Day!
“If there’s a choir in heaven, someday the exquisite vocalist Karrin Allyson will lead it. She’s such an otherworldly talent that the creator probably already has her on heavy rotation.” -The Houston Press

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Northwest Family Life 2015 Fundraiser

Mon, Oct 26, 2015

Ending Domestic Violence

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Hot Club of Cowtown

Tue, Oct 27 - Wed, Oct 28, 2015

Country music that swings? Jazz with a twang? This high-flying Austin trio walks the line between the Gypsy jazz of Django Reinhardt’s Quintette du Hot Club de France and the western swing of Bob Wills & the Texas Playboys.
Voted "Western Swing Group of The Year" at 2015 Ameripolitan Music Awards!

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Victor Wooten Quartet

Thu, Oct 29 - Sun, Nov 1, 2015

Five time Grammy Winning Bass Wizard

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Take 6

Thu, Nov 5 - Sun, Nov 8, 2015

10 Grammy Awards, 10 Dove Awards, 7 Downbeat Awards, and lauded by Quincy Jones as the "baddest vocal cats on the planet!'

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Cherry Poppin' Daddies

Tue, Nov 10 - Wed, Nov 11, 2015

8-piece genre bending artists salute the Rat Pack with their new release Please Return the Evening

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Keiko Matsui

Thu, Nov 12 - Sun, Nov 15, 2015

Japanese keyboardist and composer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music.

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Leo Kottke

Tue, Nov 17 - Thu, Nov 19, 2015

“There are finger picking guitarists, and then there is Leo Kottke. He is phenomenal as both a player and a composer.” – Tad Dickens

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Taj Mahal Trio

Fri, Nov 20 - Sun, Nov 29, 2015
(*Closed on Mon, Nov 23rd & Thanksgiving)

Celebrating decades of recording and touring that have nearly singlehandedly reshaped the definition and scope of the blues. The two-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, film composer, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist was feted with the Lifetime Achievement for Performance Award at the 13th Annual Americana Honors and Awards.

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Tierney Sutton

Tue, Dec 1 - Wed, Dec 2, 2015

“A serious jazz artist who takes the whole enterprise to another level.” – New York Times

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Matt Wilson
Christmas Tree-O

Tue, Dec 8 - Wed, Dec 9, 2015

Extraordinary jazz drummer entertains the campy side of Christmas with excellent musicianship

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Average White Band

Thu, Dec 10 - Sun, Dec 13, 2015

Widely regarded as the best funk and soul band in the history of music!

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Charlie Hunter Trio

Tue, Dec 15 - Wed, Dec 16, 2015

Introducing Let the Bells Ring On, a program of evocatively greasy and gritty originals reuniting the 7-string guitar wizard along with longtime collaborators - trombone master and drum maestro

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The Senate

Tue, Dec 22 - Wed, Dec 23, 2015

Seattle’s rock and roll string band with two acoustic guitars, an upright bass and three voices create a dynamic musical hybrid that continues to push the boundaries of acoustic instrumentation!

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