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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.


John Jorgenson

John Jorgenson Quintet

John Jorgenson is known as one of the pioneers of the American gypsy jazz movement. He has performed as a solo artist as well as collaborated with other musicians all over the world. His articles and lessons on gypsy jazz have appeared in prominent guitar magazines and he has given master classes around the country, and he has performed with some of the most respected European proponents of this style.…

John Koerner

John Koerner, Tony Glover

“Spider” John Koerner, traditional American folk and country blues musician, rhythmic guitarist, song-crafter, singer, and humorist, shapes his musical style from a solid foundation of study of the old blues masters, respect for the traditional song, and a firm command of his source material. Koerner’s musical career has taken him to stages across North America and Europe, and he has influenced countless musicians along the way.   “Demolishing the puny…

John Mayall

John Mayall

Known for creating and leading the Bluesbreakers, Mayall helped to discover the musical talents of Eric Clapton (before his prime in ‘65), John Weider, Peter Green and Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac), Mick Taylor (Rolling Stones) and Coco Montoya. His fifty-year career has brought us some of the best rock and blues known to man. Having undergone some line-up changes in ’09, Mayall’s current touring band includes his latest guitar discovery…

John Mceuen and John Carter Cash

John McEuen and John Carter Cash

This unique show celebrates the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s landmark Circle album (instigated by founding member McEuen in 1971), and how Carter Family music became a classic American Music form. The audience will discover how Mother Maybelle Carter, Earl Scruggs, Roy Acuff, Doc Watson, Vassar Clements, Merle Travis, Jimmy Martin… and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (NGDB) came together for the historic sessions. Host John McEuen opens the evening with the NGDB’s…

John Oates

John Oates

John Oates, well known as one half of Hall & Oates, the best selling rock duo of all time, has shifted his focus to a burgeoning solo career. As Hall & Oates faded from view and put their studio days behind them, John Oates, already a co-writer of eight Billboard Number One hits, released his debut solo album, Phunk Shui, in 2002. Oates is touring in support of his third…

John Pizzarelli web

John Pizzarelli

World-renowned jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli has been called “hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times. Using performers like Nat “King” Cole, Frank Sinatra and Joao Gilberto and the songs of composers from Richard Rodgers, George Gershwin to James Taylor, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Lennon & McCartney as touchstones, John Pizzarelli has established himself as one of the prime interpreters of…

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John Raymond Quartet

John Raymond – trumpet Dan Tepfer – piano Joe Martin – bass Jay Sawyer – drums Labeled “a prepossessing young trumpet player…” (New York Times), John Raymond has been making a name for himself as one of the most promising, up-and-coming jazz musicians in New York. Originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, John began playing piano at age 7 and took up the trumpet at age 10. While still in high school,…

John Scofield

John Scofield

John Scofield is one of the most influential and innovative guitarists of his generation. He has spent the last 40 years blazing a trail through the post-fusion wilderness, bringing his singular voice to a variety of different projects. His hallmark is his masterful improvising, and his music generally falls somewhere between post-bop, funk edged jazz, and R&B. Scofield’s resumé reads like a who’s who of the last 40 years of…


John Sebastian

  Over four decades the contributions of John Sebastian have become a permanent part of our American musical fabric. His group The Lovin’ Spoonful played a major role in the mid-’60s rock revolution, incorporating traditional American folk practices into the rock paradigm. John and the Spoonful put their first seven singles into the Top 10, an unprecedented achievement for an American band at the height of Beatlemania. At first they’d taken older…

Johnette Napolitano web

Johnette Napolitano

The rock critic had just vomited all over his bed. It was 3:04 a.m. on yet another early morning in 1986 in New York City and the scribe had just come off a three-day benderpalooza of self-prescribed medicines for the wounds of a break-up with a prevaricating witch. He hated his job, he hated his life – and more importantly – he hated rock ‘n’ roll. As he gathered the…

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