Hello Friends & Bon Vivants
Deck the halls and jingle those bells. What a marvellous musical year its been!
This is the last newsletter for the year, while I take a break. Do check our facebook page / kiama jazz & blues and also our website kiamajazz.com for whats on. Eat drink & be merry! Cin Cin till for now
Friday December 19
David Christopher @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Popular talented local muso, shades of Tim Finn but much better, just released a new CD.
Sound of Koko @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Grooves & layers of blues & soul, a bit of funk, some jazz grooves and a touch of hop hop, Sultry vocals by Kachina.
Pearnoire Duo @ Speak n Easy Cafe, 45 Collins St, Kiama $60
enerous & engaging, a diva with personality plus, soul R&B jazz swing & blues. This is a 3 course dinner plus music by gorgeous Pearl. Three course dinner, ring 4232 2233 to book. Ready made Christmas celebration! A few tables left.
Happy Jazzy Christmas to you all!
Friday December 26
Dave Nolan @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Guitar & vocals with a mellow jazz blues twist.
Pearlnoire Duo @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Generous & engaging, a diva with personality plus, soul R&B jazz swing & blues. Brilliant! No cover charge.
Wednesday December 31
Sound of Koko @ Figgy Bowlo from 8.30pm till 2015
Grooves & layers of blues & soul, a bit of funk, some jazz grooves and a touch of hop hop, Sultry vocals by Kachina. Happy New Year!
Friday January 2
Sean Emmett @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Cool, young guitarist & vocals.
Straight No Chaser @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Recalling the jazz vibes of New York in the 60’s, cool & swinging.
Thursday January 8
Twilight Jazz & Blues in the Park @ Hindmarsh Park Kiama 6-9pm…FREE!
Featuring Dane Laboyrie Quintet, 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. If you’re a member of the Kiama Jazz & Blues Club, I hear there’s a special limited VIP area. (firstname.lastname@example.org to book your cushion)
Lionel Robinson @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm
Duke of Lounge on Piano & vocals, swinging and cool
Friday January 9
Paul Robert Burton @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm
Multi instrumentalist, multi talented, plays double bass to ukulele, delivering inspired world fusion mixed with Latin, middle eastern, country, swing Jazz & bluegrass sound.
January 9 – 11, 2015
HONK!Oz Festival @ The Streets of Wollongong
This new festival is a fringe event of the Illawarra Folk Festival and is a three day FREE parade & party featuring alternative communiyt bands and related arts. It promises to be raucous and lots of fun. Beatmeisters, Brassholes, The Con Artists, The Curious Rendition of Orchestra, Havana Palava, Junkadelic Brass Band, and many more. Check details at www.honkfest.org.au