Hello Friends & Bon Vivants
Welcome to another new look Good Jazz & Blues News, thanks for the great feedback on our first GJ&B News, and welcome to our many new subscribers. Of course the hot topic is How Fantastic Was Our Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival?!! Thanks to all who came and grooved through 80 free gigs, we had a blast and everyone I saw seemed to be bopping along just brilliantly!! Our biggest festival yet…wonder what 2017 has in store. Keep the second weekend of March pencilled in, but dates will be confirmed in a month or two. However in the meantime, the beat goes on…
Twilight Jazz & Blues
6-9pm Sunday March 27
Hindmarsh Park Kiama
Kiama Jazz & Blues Club is presenting another free gig, for all you groovers featuring 3 performers – Dr Don’s Double Dose, Sound of KoKo and Lee Holman with Sean Emmett. Just turn up with your picnic gear, friends & family and enjoy! You saw all these dudes at the Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival, so you get to love them all over again!
The Foreday Riders
8pm Saturday April 2
Kiama Bowling Club
Aussie Blues Royalty The Foreday Riders supported by The Arc Riders and only $5 at the door. Shane Pacey will be appearing with The Foreday Riders line up, and you will all know Ryan Van Gennip (Chase the Sun) fronting The Arc Riders. See you there blues fans!!
Illawarra Autumn Jazz Fest
Friday 29 April – Sunday 1 May
Corrimal Hotel, Corrimal
Presented by Illawarra Jazz Club …Giants of Jazz with Little Pattie, The Escalators, Lemon Squeezin’ Daddies with Pearlnoire, Lionel Robinson, Marie Wilson, Spyglass Gypsies and a heap more. Tix and more info from http://www.illawarrajazzclub.com
And you’ll always get great live music at Jamberoo Pub each Sunday, and at The Basement at Wollongong Builders Club also Sunday, at Corrimal Hotel on Saturday arvo 2.30pm…in Kiama keep an eye on Kabari Bar, El Corazon and Penny Whistlers for live music ,not always Jazz & Blues but live & local, def worth a look & listen!!
Keep live music alive we say!!
…and keep an eye on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Kiama Jazz & Blues) and our website www.kiamajazz.com for all sorts of good info about music & gigs around the place.