Gigs | Jazz and Blues News

Friday April 29 – Sunday May 1 Illawarra Autumn Jazz Festival  Corrimal Hotel, Corrimal  Presented by the Illawarra Jazz Club and includes Giants of Jazz with Little Pattie, The Escalators, Lemon Squeezing’ Daddies with Pearlnoire, Lionel Robinson, Marie Wilson, Spyglass Gypsies and much more. Tickets, programme and more info from Friday April 29-Sunday MayContinue reading “Gigs | Jazz and Blues News”

Jazz and Blues Gig Guide | 28 September 2015

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants ! Here’s another occasional missive of noteworthy gigs and happy things coming up ..including Adrian Cunningham & band direct from Birdland New York to Kiama in early December – all info is below! Saturday September 26 Pearl Noire @ Central  Hotel Shellharbour 7.30pm No cover charge for our favourite diva,Continue reading “Jazz and Blues Gig Guide | 28 September 2015”

Jazz and Blues Guide

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants !  Here’s another occasional missive of noteworthy gigs and happy things coming up ..including a chance to go to the movies for free! Saturday August 15 Straight No Chaser @ Corimal Hotel 3.30pm Free Cool Jazz, smooth & brilliant featuring Grant Merinuk & Debra Dicembre, presented by Illawarra Jazz ClubContinue reading “Jazz and Blues Guide”

Weekly Jazz and Blues Guide | 5 June 2015

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants! Oh its been a while between newsletters I know, but despair no more here ‘s some good Jazz & Blues news that I’m excited to share…! Saturday June 6 Emma Kelly Quartet + Pearlnoire @ Corrimal Hotel 3.30pm Fine jazz from Emma Kelly and her band, plus the luscious richContinue reading “Weekly Jazz and Blues Guide | 5 June 2015”

Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 27 Feb 2015

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants… Hot Sax is it Thursday already? If you haven’t got your weekend sorted then here’s a few hot suggestions… Friday February 27 Mike Walsh Duo @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5.30-8.30pm Piano & upright bass, popular swinging jazz & vocals. No cover charge. Acca Daiquiris @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama SebelContinue reading “Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 27 Feb 2015”

Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 20 Feb 2015

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants Just a short sharp missive today, I’ve been uber busy with Jazz & Blues Festival prep (14 sleeps away!), but just have to remind you of a couple of unmissable gigs this weekend like Darren Coggan at the Sebel ….. Friday February 20 Darren Coggan @ Blue Diamond Bar, KiamaContinue reading “Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 20 Feb 2015”

Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 13 February 2015

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants Its only 3 weeks to the Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival, and we cant wait. Here’s something to keep us busy till then! Friday February 13 Pearlnoire Duo @ Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sebel 7-10pm Generous & engaging, a diva with personality plus, soul R&B jazz swing & blues. Brilliant!Continue reading “Weekly Jazz & Blues Guide | 13 February 2015”

Jazz and Blues Guide | 5 February 2015

Happy New Year dear Friends & Bon Vivants! Finally I am back on deck to keep your social lives in order…! A great February ahead  to keep us bopping till the best ever Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival March 6-8 (scroll to the end!) Around 70 gigs, all free. How good is that?! Friday FebruaryContinue reading “Jazz and Blues Guide | 5 February 2015”

Jazz and Blues Gig Guide | 19 December 2014

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 for whats on.  Eat drink & be merry! Continue reading “Jazz and Blues Gig Guide | 19 December 2014”

Weekly Jazz & Blues Gig Guide | 27 November 2014

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants …only 30 sleeps to Christmas and plenty of groovy great gigs to jingle you all the way to 2015.  Have fun! Friday November 28 Joe Mungovan @ Mercure Resort Gerringong, 5-8pm Joe is an amazing young & versatile talent, inspired & great energy, guitar & vocal Pearlnoire Duo @ BlueContinue reading “Weekly Jazz & Blues Gig Guide | 27 November 2014”

Weekly Gig Guide | 20 November 2014

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 youContinue reading “Weekly Gig Guide | 20 November 2014”

Weekly Gig Guide | 6 November 2014

Hello Friends & Bon Vivants If you didn’t  back a winner today, may you be consoled with a Movember full of fab gigs (mostly free) as per below. And …I have presents! Five lucky people can win a double pass to a movie called My Old Lady (in cinemas November 13) staring Kevin Kline, KirstinContinue reading “Weekly Gig Guide | 6 November 2014”