|The Jazz Live momentum for 2016 continues with another great concert. Bassist and vocalist, Katie Thiroux, will be bringing a quartet TONIGHT at 8pm. Her stellar band includes Graham Dechter on guitar, Roger Neumann on saxophone and Matt Witek on drums. If you are a valid Jazz88 member you can reserve up to two tickets in the Speakeasy- if you don't have an account its easy to join...and free! If you need to purchase tickets or want more information please call 619-388-3743. Be sure to print the parking pass...it's a must.
|The first-ever KSDS San Diego Blues Club Caravan was a BIG SUCCESS! We want to thank all of you for attending and much thanks to the great venues and artists below. We will see you again next year!
|Jazz 88.3 presents "Drop Me Off In Harlem," a Black History month film screening happening TONIGHT from 7-9PM at the Saville Theatre. This is your chance to enjoy 2-hours of rare film, footage from the stars of the Cotton Club, The Savoy Ballroom, Minton's Playhouse and other legendary New York Venues. Featured performers include Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Cab Calloway, Miles Blue Rhythm Band and lots more! Admission is FREE(!).
|The Gary Peacock Trio will grace San Diego with their talent and presence THIS Saturday, February 13th at 7:30PM as part of the Athenaeum's Jazz @ TSRI series! This rare West Coast appearance featuring Peacock on bass, Marc Copland on piano, and Joey Baron on drums will be one for the books! Heralded worldwide for the past 32 years as the bassist in the landmark Keith Jarrett Trio, Peacock celebrates his 80th birthday this year with a special tour and CD release. Peacock’s six-decade career has included notable stints with artists including Bill Evans, Albert Ayler, Paul Bley, and Miles Davis. You can't miss this show--you just can't! Click here for tickets!
|The John Scofield and Joe Lovano Quartet will hit the UCSD Price Center Ballroom stage, TONIGHT at 8PM! This is truly one show you simply won't want to miss! The lineup: John Scofield - guitar, Joe Lovano - sax, Bill Street - bass and Lewis Nash - drums. What's better?! There are still tickets available for you to see and enjoy this incredible assembly of musicians! Simply click here!
Valentine's Day just got a little more special, as the historic Lafayette Hotel
is putting a Latin-spin on this lover's holiday! This year, you’ll have the chance to enjoy a Latin-inspired three-course dinner menu, paired beautifully with live Latin music! As a special treat, they’re also offering special room enhancements such as chocolate-covered strawberries and champagne! To RSVP, or for more information, simply click here
|This February Jazz 88.3 celebrates Black History Month! We thank Nechel Best, producer of San Diego Black History "Moments" for her contribution. Jazz came from the rich experience of African American culture and Jazz 88.3 will continue to honor Black History Month with our film screening of "Drop Me Off In Harlem" happening tonight at the Saville Theatre. Click here for details about this rare, FREE screening!
|The San Diego Ballet Dance Company presents: "An Evening of Jazz & Dance" - a mixed repertoire of dance, inspired and set to the live music of San Diego Jazz icon, Gilbert Castellanos. You simply can't miss this moving tribute set to the music of Jazz legend, Dave Brubeck! There are (3) shows, so be sure to catch one! Show Dates: Friday, February 5th, Saturday, February 6th and Sunday (matinee), February 7th. Please Note: Times vary based on the date. Click here for more information or to purchase tickets!
|It's here...it's FAT TUESDAY. We hope you join us for all the great festivities we have planned. First, we will begin at Bourrre Southern Bistro for a terrific pre-party before Jazz Live. The dinner will begin TONIGHT at 5:30pm when you sit down to enjoy an authentic Louisiana Seafood Boil. There will be a full cash bar and great music as master clarinetist, Ken Peplowski, will be providing the festive tunes while you eat. At 8pm, Jazz Live will be rocking as The Euphoria Brass Band brings its New Orleans swagger to the Saville Theatre. Please call 619-388-3743 by 2pm to make your reservation for the pre-party. A $75 dollar donation is required per person to attend, but, hurry, there is very little room left in this intimate setting. If you are just attending the Jazz Live and wish to make your reservations on-line you can do so in The Speakeasy. As always, when attending Jazz Live please check our ticket policy and print the parking pass.
Heads-up Happy Hour goers! Join us, TONIGHT
for our monthly Happy Hour! Legendary jazz vocalist, Ernie Andrews
will provide the live Jazz for you to groove to! He's bringing a great band that will be featuring Tenor Saxophonist, Rickey Woodard
. As usual, it'll all take place in the Mississippi Ballroom
at the historic and stunning Lafayette Hotel
located on El Cajon Boulevard. There will also be delicious (hosted) appetizers and happy hour drink prices! There's a $10 cover charge
) and you MUST be 21+
to attend. We'll see you there!