Blues and roots music favorite - an annual celebration of an international treasure!
Malone is one of the signature guitar players of his generation with an... "absolutely fluid and beautiful integration between moving lines and harmonic cadences. The relaxed quality of everything that's being played gives a warm feeling." - Kurt Rosenwinkel
SOLD OUT! Legendary funk, groove and urban soul specialists!
One of the most esteemed electric guitarists of his generation joined by an All-Star band, touring in support of their new release TRIP!
Acclaimed jazz trumpeter, composer and bandleader delivers jazz bliss
Internationally acclaimed, multiple Grammy award-winning female African-American a cappella group who remain among the most vibrant, versatile, and ever-relevant musical collectives in music today.
Soul, R&B and Funk masters! “Pick up the Pieces,” “Cut the Cake,” “School Boy Crush” and more!
Seattle’s Rock & Roll String band delivers high-energy riffage!
Top three contemporary jazz musicians unite in celebration of the holidays.
“…one of the purest-voiced, most compelling singers around.” - Christopher Loudon, Jazz Times.
For more than three decades as both a leader and a sideman, conguero Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straightahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infectious melodies and rhythms from a variety of Latin American and South American sources.
Grammy-award winning Master Conguero mixes a fiery stew of straight-ahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infections melodies from a variety of Latin American and South American sources.
Seattle's favorite Gypsy Jazz!
Nearly Dan is made up of 12 local and national musicians who share a passion for the distinctive music of Steely Dan
“Martin Taylor is one of the most awesome solo guitar players in the history of the instrument.” – Pat Metheny “Burns has a honeyed and assured voice.” - Clive Davis, The Times
One of the most versatile and prolific guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape armed with an unparalleled combination of lyricism and energy, he combines elements of jazz, pop and classical guitar.
Grammy winner, 20-time Blues Award winner, author, harp man... "Mark Hummel is a harmonica God!" - Blues Review Magazine
An American Original; WAR was the first and most successful musical crossover phenomenon that forever fused rock, jazz, Latin, and R&B, while transcending racial and cultural barriers with a multi-ethnic line-up; a musical melting pot and an enduring influence that has sold nearly 50 million records to date.
Havana based pianist and composer who straddles classical, pop and jazz worlds touring in support of his new release El Viaje
Grammy-nominated and award-winning international saxophonist and flautist with five #1 albums and four #1 singles on the Billboard charts, touring in support of his new release Poetry in Motion
Jazz, blues and roots – a modern day female version of Louis Armstrong! “They dare to be different. Davina zips to near impossible heights in a divine declaration of romance.” – DownBeat Magazine
22-Time Grammy-Winning Jazz Legend, Pianist and Composer “A venerated maestro.” – BBC
Award-winning Canadian pianist and vocalist. “She is an exciting and unique talent, and I admire her greatly.” – Sting
Modern day Renaissance woman - gold and platinum selling American singer/songwriter.
Genre-busting sax diva - 2x Grammy nominee, Two #1 Billboard albums, six top 5 Billboard solo albums, Ten #1 Radio hits. Enough energy to light a stadium. – Backstage 360
Celebrate Valentine's with a little pop, blues, jazz and rock, Mindi style.
Legendary South African music - a concert to tell the story of The Jazz Epistles, arguably the most important jazz album ever recorded in its country’s history
In a career spanning more than 25 years and over 200 recordings, including 25 albums of his own, guitarist, composer, and bandleader Bill Frisell is touring in support of his new release "Small Town" with in-demand bassist Thomas Morgan.
“Feral blues guitar… non-stop gigging has sharpened his six-string to a razor’s edge…. His eloquence dazzles… he achieves pyrotechnics that rival Beck and Clapton.” - Rolling Stone
Two-time Grammy nominated 15-year old jazz piano genius touring in support of his new release Joey.Monk.Live!
An unparalleled musician, composer, performer and recording artist and master guru of the Hammond B3 organ
23-year-old jazz, bebop and traditional swing vocalist being recognized as one of the top singers on the scene joins one of the world’s foremost hard bop jazz pianists who possesses the history of jazz at his fingertips!
“Billy Cobham set a new benchmark for fusion drumming, marrying jaw-dropping jazz-honed dexterity with pulverizing rock power.” - Rolling Stone, 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time
Grammy nominated American blues belter delviers the best in Soulful Americana!
One of today’s foremost jazz pianists/composers joined by one of the primary voices of her generation on tenor saxophone and clarinet
One of the most accomplished Award-winning composers of the 20th century - “What the World Needs Now Is Love,” “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head,” “Close to You,” “Arthur’s Theme,” and “That’s What Friends Are For.”
Grammy-nominated R&B, pop and gospel singer – The Velvet Teddy Bear
Seattle's own Grammy-winning saxman returns for four nights and eight shows!
José James performs a tribute to 70's soul legend Bill Withers, which will include fresh takes on "Ain't No Sunshine," "Use Me," "Lean on Me," and more.“Sultry one moment, commanding the next, he holistically heals the rift between radio-friendly songcraft and virtuoso flair.” - NPR