Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The American Jazz Museum has unveiled the complete lineup of the 18th & Vine Jazz and Blues Festival.
*Two benefits for the ailing Everette DeVan are scheduled at area clubs. The first is Saturday, September 20, at the Blue Room. Performers include Tim Henry, Charlie Gaschett and Ian Corbett. The second is Monday, October 6, at the Phoenix. Millie Edwards will perform.
*The Project H and Eddie Moore and the Outer Circle are featured by The Deli in advance of their appearances at the Ink Live Stage at the Plaza Art Fair this weekend.
*KC Jazz Lark published a gallery of photos documenting the Prairie Village Jazz Festival.
*The Pitch highlights a performance by the Matt Carrillo Group.
*A critic praises the throwback sound featured on the new single by Chris Hazelton's Boogaloo 7.
*Tweet o' the Week: Vintage Vinyl- Can't wait to see jazz legend Joe McPhee and Survival Unit III perform at Joe's Cafe (6010 Kingsbury Ave) this Friday
*From the American Jazz Museum: The American Jazz Museum and Kansas City Blues Society have partnered to target a promotion to the local blues community that highlights the appearance of Blues legend Lucky Peterson at Kansas City’s 18th & Vine Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, October 11... General Admission Tickets to the festival are only $25 each. However, American Jazz Museum is offering ALL KCBS MEMBERS the price of $10 each for General Admission Tickets from now until October 11.
(Original image of an orange moon by Plastic Sax.)