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John Mayall in Concert
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 21, 2018
Mark your calendars--John Mayall will grace the Music Box stage, Wednesday, May 30th (8PM). John Mayall is one of the most influential people in British blues, renowned as a performer and bandleader for the Bluesbreakers. In addition to his own musical success, Mayall has been a mentor to many of the greats including Eric Clapton & Peter Green. This is certainly one concert you won't want to miss! For more information, or to purchase tickets, click here! Please Note: This concert is 21+
Jazz in the Night Tuesday - May 22 2018
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: May 20, 2018

On the Tuesday, May 22, 2018 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT),  we dig into some of the new releases in the library including the latest from Bill O'Connell, Allan Harris, Nick Finzer, Yelena Eckemoff, Richard Shulman, Tia Fuller; preview upcoming concert performances by Roy Gaines, Bobby Broom, Bob Boss, Mikan Zlatkovich; celebrate Jazz Birthdays and Milestones featuring artists like Dick Berk (5/22), Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Denise Donatelli, Sun Ra, Charles Earland... and MORE! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

T's Final Every Shade of Blue
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 16, 2018
This Saturday (5/19) we get to hear our beloved T on Every Shade of Blue. Tune in at 9pm when T will "pick them up and lay them down" one last time as KSDS re-airs T's final Every Shade of Blue (from June 28th of 2014). Claudia Russell will present the broadcast and remember the 35 year legacy of this legendary Blues radio host. Rest in Peace, T.
Jazz in the Night Tuesday - May 15 2018
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: May 14, 2018

On the Tuesday, May 15, 2018 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT),  we dig into some of the new releases in the library including the latest from Jack Dynis, Todd Marcus, Adrean Farrugia, Benitio Gonzalez, Gerry Gibbs ; preview upcoming concert performances by Kamau Kenyatta, Robert Dove, Charles McPherson, Luther Hughes Cannonball-Coltrane Project; celebrate Jazz Birthdays and Milestones featuring artists like Grace Kelly, Betty Carter, Paul Quinichette, Bill Holman and MORE! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

KSDS and Arts for Learning
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 9, 2018
Jazz 88.3 and Arts for Learning San Diego invite you to jazz up your school with the Rob Thorsen Jazz Quartet.  Jazz, An American Artform is an interactive program that gives students the opportunity to learn about the history of jazz and its music presented by San Diego’s top jazz artists like Gilbert Castellanos, Bob Boss and Curtis Taylor, to name a few.  To learn more about this program, please e-mail Sherrie Brown at Arts for Learning or call her at 619-282-7599.
Saturday Night Fish Fry- Live! Saturday, June 16th
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 7, 2018
Join us for an exclusive members-only event on Saturday, June 16th. It's a live broadcast of the Saturday Night Fish Fry. Join Raymond with his special musical guest, Roy "Mr. Guitar" Gaines, as we head down to the Barrett Junction Cafe for an old-fashion, all-you-can-eat fish fry dinner. Roy Gaines will be doing a tribute to the legendary T-Bone Walker and there will be plenty of other surprises. Transportation will be included with your ticket as well as a Jazz 88 membership. The tickets cost $70 but make your reservation now because this event will sell out. Contact the KSDS membership team today to get in on the hottest ticket this summer. 
Jazz in the Night Tuesday - May 8 2018
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: May 6, 2018

On the Tuesday, May 8, 2018 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT),  we dig into some of the new releases in the library including the latest from Roberta Piket, Dafnis Prieto Big Band, Don Braden, Danny Green Trio Plus Strings ; preview upcoming concert performances by Mark Augustin, Chano Dominguez, Joshua White / Rebecca Jade, Applebrown Jazz Ensemble, Charles McPherson; celebrate Jazz Birthdays and Milestones featuring artists like Mary Lou Williams, Miles Davis, Oscar Peterson, Mel Lewis and MORE! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

Gator By the Bay 2018
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 2, 2018
It's that time of year again! San Diego’s annual Gator By The Bay, the largest, most-authentic Louisiana-themed music and food festival this side of the bayou, will be held May 10 – 13, 2018, at Spanish Landing Park (directly across from the San Diego International Airport) on beautiful San Diego Bay. Presented by the Bon Temps Social Club of San Diego, this celebration features four days of live music with more than 100 musical acts and special performances on seven stages as well as a delicious array of southern cuisine, including 10,000 pounds of fresh crawfish trucked all the way from Opelousas, Louisiana! For specific times, details, and to purchase tickets, click here!
Digital Gym Cinema
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 2, 2018
Jazz 88.3 is thrilled to support the Digital Gym Cinema and Media Arts Center located on El Cajon Boulevard (and 30th Street)! The Digital Gym Cinema is a non-profit movie theater which screens foreign and independent movies that would otherwise never be shown in San Diego. It's owned and operated by Media Arts Center San Diego (MACSD), a 501 c(3) non-profit organization and has been promoting independent movies and teaching the art of filmmaking for over 24 years in the San Diego – Baja California Region. They are dedicated to engaging neighborhoods in community self-expression via new technologies through an independent movie theater, a store with digitized products, media experiences and hands-on media programs. Its programs and services include Youth Media & Tech Camps, Teen Producers Project, the Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival, Digital Gym CINEMA, iVIE Awards & Student Film Festival, and Community Video Production Services. For more information, or to view their current screenings, click here!
San Diego Ballet: A Night of Jazz & Dance
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: May 2, 2018
Jazz 88.3 is pleased to partner with the San Diego Ballet as they present: A Night of Jazz & Dance, happening Friday, May 18th (8PM), Saturday, May 19th (8PM), and Sunday (2:30PM), May 20th at the Lyceum Theatre. This evening of mixed repertoire brings back jazz saxophone great Charles McPherson to perform his Reflections and Hope, as well as the world premiere of a new piece by Grammy Award winning artist Kamau Kenyatta. These performances are surly not to be missed! To purchase tickets, or for more information, click here!
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