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Having originated as a jazz club, we consider it a badge of honor to host a variety of genres, from classic jazz, to hip hop/funk and acoustic African ensembles. We don’t plan on stopping, see for yourself in our Artists Archive; a running call list of those who have graced our stage.

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Joe Ely

Joe Ely was born between Route 66 and the Rock Island Line in Amarillo, Texas, and he saw Jerry Lee Lewis playing on a flatbed trailer in an Amarillo dust storm when he was six years old. Since then he’s had a career than can fairly be called mythic. His songs about the geographic and romantic landscapes of the Lone Star State are pure poetry, but there’s no other Texas…

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Joe Firstman and the Cordovas

Joe and the boys are packing up and hitting the road next month to begin their spring/summer tour across the US. They’ll start with a residency in Nashville for the month of May, and continuing on through for a solid June and July. http://www.cordovasband.com/

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Joe Henry

In a career spanning more than 25 years, Joe Henry has left an indelible and unique imprint on American popular music. As a songwriter and artist, Henry is celebrated for his exploration of the human experience. A hyper-literate storyteller, by turns dark, devastating, and hopeful, he draws an author’s eye for the overlooked detail across a broad swath of American musical styles — rock, jazz and blues — rendering genre…

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Joe Krown Trio feat. Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Russell Batiste Jr.

Joe Krown is one of the most notable and distinctive keyboardists in New Orleans, part of a great tradition that includes Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, James Booker and Professor Longhair. As the keyboardist in Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown’s band from 1992 until Gates’ death in 2005, Krown saw the world and shared the stage with Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Ike Turner, and countless other superstars. Krown keeps a busy schedule in New…

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Joe Louis Walker

Award-winning blues master and 2013 Blues Hall Of Fame inductee Joe Louis Walker released his new album, Hornet’s Nest, in February, 2014. Walker is among the greatest bluesmen of his generation. He is known worldwide as one of the genre’s top musical trailblazers — a mesmerizing guitarist and soul-testifying vocalist. On his dynamic new CD, Walker’s music is equal parts rock ‘n’ roll fire and blistering, passionate blues. Hornet’s Nest was recorded in Nashville…

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Joe Lovano Us Five

Grammy winning saxophonist Joe Lovano is one of the most innovative and far reaching players in jazz. His warm, burnished tone has roots in classic bebop, but his harmonic language has much more to say. Joe has dedicated his career to pushing the envelope of improvised music, and has surrounded himself with players who do the same. With his latest ensemble, Us Five, Lovano takes his mission a step further,…

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Joey DeFrancesco

Regarded as one of the finest jazz organists on the planet, Joey has been at the top of the game for over 20 years. His Columbia Records debut “All Of Me” (released when Joey was 17!) single-handedly revitalized the Hammond B-3 organ sound and its place in modern jazz. The record had such an impact that Miles Davis called upon Joey to join him for a European tour, and just…

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Joey Defrancesco, Larry Coryell, Jimmy Cobb

A Tribute to Jimmy Smith & Wes Montgomery! Jimmy Smith wrote the book on groove jazz organ playing, and found his perfect foil with the fluid guitar lines of Wes Montgomery. Here, the lives and musical accomplishments of  National Endowment for the Arts recipient Jimmy Smith and legendary jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery are celebrated in an evening with a trio of jazz greats. Organist-without-peer Joey Defrancesco teams up with the prolific…

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John Gorka

John Gorka is a world-renowned singer-songwriter who got his start at a neighborhood coffeehouse in eastern Pennsylvania, Godfrey Daniels, one of the oldest and most venerable music institutions that has long been a hangout for music lovers and aspiring musicians. In the late 1970’s, John was was one of these aspiring musicians, and found himself living in the club’s basement and acting as resident MC and sound man, encountering legendary folk…

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John Grant

It’s been an extraordinary journey for John Grant, from a point where he thought he would never make music again or escape a life of substance abuse to winning awards and accolades, collaborating with Sinead O’Connor, Rumer and Hercules & Love Affair and having his music featured in the award-winning film Weekend. It’s a journey that’s taken him from Buchanan, Michigan to Parker, Colorado, studying languages in Germany and, after…

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