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Jazz Live- Alan Broadbent with Putter Smith
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: July 20, 2017
Jazz Live welcomes acclaimed pianist, Alan Broadbent, comes to the Saville Theatre with bassist, Putter Smith, TONIGHT! Lyrical and melodic, Alan's piano work will be on full display in this intimate, duo setting. If you are a current Jazz88 member you can reserve up to two free tickets in the Speakeasy. For the general public, you can call Ken Borgers at 619-388-3301 to become a member or to purchase tickets. Thanks to Big Front Door Sandwich Shop for providing food for the Jazz Live artists. Remember, that good ole' parking pass and come hungry, as we'll have food trucks on site before the show!
The Sounds of John Coltrane and Miles Davis
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: July 19, 2017
Jazz 88.3 is proud to support the Music Box's upcoming show: The Coltrane and Davis Tribute: The Sounds of John Coltrane and Miles Davis, happening THIS July 23rd (doors at 7PM, show at 8PM). The show features Keith McKelley and Grammy Award Winning Trumpeter, Curtis Taylor. Also, if you're a San Diego City College student, present your I.D. the night of the show to receive a $2-off discount on your ticket (with a valid I.D.). You absolutely won't want to miss this show! Please note: This show is 21+. Click here to purchase tickets!
The Handlery Hotel presents Big Band Sunday
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: July 18, 2017
Ira B. Liss' Big Band Jazz Machine will perform at the Handlery Hotel's Terrace Garden THIS SUNDAY (July 23rd) at 5pm. The hotel is located at 950 Hotel Circle North. Tickets for this all-ages show are $15 and can only be purchased here. Parking is $5 per car. JAZZ LIVE MUSIC VIDEO / IRA B LISS INTERVIEW...
Damien Escobar at HOB
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: July 14, 2017
Acclaimed violinist, Damien Escobar will be gracing the House of Blues stage TONIGHT--doors at 7PM, show at 8PM! Damien is currently promoting his newest single, Get Up And Dance, which is the lead single from his second solo album, “Boundless”. The “Boundless” album in particular is important to Damien as it marks Damien’s first solo album of all originally produced material. The nationally executed Boundless Tour has brought Damien to a number of US cities for an unprecedented number of sold out shows in various major markets including Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles and New York City. His single Freedom premiered at #15 on the iTunes dance charts and subsequently broke the iTunes Hot 100 Top 10. This is one summer show you simply won't want to miss! For more information, or to purchase tickets, simply click here!
Remembering John Coltrane
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: July 6, 2017
Today marks the 50th anniversary of John Coltrane's passing. To cap off the day we are screening a special film presentation about Coltrane the Saville Theatre for our current Jazz88 members. The clips that will be screened include all the known footage that involve the great tenor saxophonist. If you are not a member you can call now at 619-388-3301. If you would like more information about membership you can e-mail Ken Borgers at Again, only current members will be able to attend the John Coltrane film at 7pm. MORE...
Read full article at: Remembering John Coltrane
Bayside Summer Nights Concert Series
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: June 29, 2017
Jazz 88.3 is pleased to support the San Diego Symphony's Bayside Summer Nights Concert Series! Bayside Summer Nights will undeniably be the most exciting summer concert series in San Diego! To purchase tickets, or for more information, click here! MORE ON THE SERIES...
The Jazz 88 Round Up With Vince Outlaw - June 25 2017 - Next San Diego Jazz Club Caravan
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: June 25, 2017
Welcome to the Sunday, June 25, 2017 installment of The Jazz 88 Round Up on KSDS San Diego’s Jazz 88.3 and I’m Vince Outlaw and on this week’s round-up: this past week: Jazz 88.3 announces the next Jazz Club Caravan date, The Handlery Hotel announces the July performers at Friday Happy Hour, and “Chasing Trane” opens in San Diego. Looking ahead this week, the John Coltrane Documentary wraps up it’s limited run at the Ken Cinema while a new Blues Documentary opens, The Westgate’s Sunset Poolside Jazz and Handlery Friday Happy Hour continue, plus Gilbert Castellanos and Arlene Damasco’s collaboration “Art Meets Jazz” hits at Bread & Salt. We’ll look at what’s happening on-air and further in the future for San Diego Jazz and’s all coming up, so Let’s Get On With The Jazz 88.3 Round UP….

The Jazz 88 Round Up with Vince Outlaw, Sunday, 7:30-8pm PT on Jazz 88.3 KSDS San Diego - Sunday May 14 2017

Now, on with the Jazz 88 Round Up....
The 2nd Annual KSDS Jazz Club Caravan
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: June 23, 2017
The Caravan was a success. Thank you for attending!
We want to thank the below performers and venues for their participation. Stay tuned for details on the next Caravan. The venues and performers were as follows: 

HOB World Famous Gospel Brunch
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: June 23, 2017
The House of Blues’ World Famous Gospel Brunch is happening Sunday, August 20th! This spectacular experience showcases local talent performing both traditional and contemporary Gospel songs! Before and during the show treat yourself to an amazing all-you-can-eat buffet featuring breakfast favorites plus tender carving stations, southern specialties and mouth-watering desserts—and of course, you won’t want to miss their signature chicken and waffles! Included in your ticket purchase is a $1 donation to Music Forward, a national non-profit organization channeling the power of music to help under served youth create pathways to productive, sustainable, and fulfilling lives. To purchase tickets, click here! *Groups of 10+ Receive 10% off discount*-- simply call the box office: (619) 299-2583 for details. 
Jazz Live- Darek Oles Presents: A Celebration of John Coltrane
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: June 13, 2017
Acclaimed Bassist Darek Oles brings a super group in to the Saville Theatre for our next Jazz Live TONIGHT. The concert will focus on the music of John Coltrane as this week we recognize the 50th anniversary of the great saxophonist's passing. The band includes Chuck Manning on tenor, Jon Mayer on piano, Larry Koonse on the guitar and Roy McCurdy on drums. It will be a very memorable Jazz Live. This show is SOLD OUT but you can listen at 8pm to the live broadcast. If you are coming tonight here's the parking pass. Oh, and Zoe's Place Food Truck will also be on-site from 5-8PM--so come hungry!
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