Hello Friends & Bon Vivants
Here are your gigs for the next week or so, a sneak peak at the next Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival plus a great idea! Also thanks everyone for entering for the My Old Lady Movie Tickets: the winners are Steve, Julie, Candy, Louise and Nina. And just so you know, the car rally last Sunday was a really great fun day out! We all had a ball and wound up at the Illawarra Brewery for eats drinks and jiving to One Foot in the Groove !
Friday November 21
Sean Emmett @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Young man going places, guitar & vocals, a local favourite.
Luke Koteras @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Crowd pleaser extraordinaire, jazz rock guitar, young original and oh so much talent.
Pearlnoire Duo @ Gerringong Bowling Club 7.30pm
A sellout wherever this gorgeous diva plays. Rich generous & engaging blues, jazz, soul & swing, book at the club for dinner!
Sunday November 23
Kane Dennelly @ Jamberoo Pub 2-5pm
Foot stomping blues to sincere wrenching ballads, original, hot exciting guitar and front man for 19-Twenty.
Friday November 28
Joe Mungovan @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Joe is an amazing young & versatile talent, inspired & great energy, guitar & vocal
Pearlnoire Duo @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Generous & engaging, a diva with personality plus, soul R&B jazz swing & blues. Brilliant
Sunday November 30
The Jacky Howellers @ Jamberoo Pub 2-5pm
Blistering blues harp by Dan Sullivan and powerhouse guitar & vocals of Rod Mitchell
For your diary…2015
Thursday January 8
Twilight Jazz & Blues in the Park FREE @ Hindmarsh Park Kiama 6-9pm
Featuring Dane Laboyrie Quartet, Latino inspired jazz sounds with the amazing talents of Dane at the helm on trumpet PLUS the sensational sizzling guitar blues of Ray Beadle Trio. All free and a great evening to chill out after all the new years festivities, there’ll be food stalls, but you can bring your picnic too. Bring the family, a rug & chairs, groove the night away or just chillax.
Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival @ Various venues around Kiama Gerringong & Jamberoo
Excited to announce first release of performers for the 2015 festival ! Pena Flamenca, Foreday Riders, Andrew Oh’s Funk Odyssey with Armondo Hurley, Ray Beadle, Clayton Doley, Sound of KoKo, Psycho Zydeco, Paul Robert Burton, Dr Don’s Double Dose, The Jacky Howellers, Genevieve Chadwick, Pearlnoire, Chris Harland Blues Band, Straight No Chaser, Tommy M and The Mastersounds, One Foot in the Groove, Sax Summit ….and many many more to come. Keep an eye on our facebook page ( kiama jazz & blues) and you’ll be first in the loop! 60 free gigs over 2 days and 3 nights, around 30 venues. Save the date!
What about joining the Kiama Jazz & Blues Club? Get in the groove. It only costs you $20 pp per year and your membership helps the club continue to put together great music and promote it (as per above), you get special invitations to members only activities and when there’s a ticketed event you get a discount! go to www.kiamajazz.com and look for the memberships / join us page and follow the prompts. too easy…and the club thanks you in advance for your support!
Cheers & have fun, Eevi
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