Sep
19
to Sep 20

Daybreaker Trio

Andrew (saxophones), Justin Dawson (bass), and Charlie Schefft (drums) are Cincinnati based jazz musicians that joined forces and formed Daybreaker Trio in the winter of 2017.

Daybreaker prides itself in creating highly interactive, melodic, and refreshing original compositions. In addition, the trio pays homage to timeless jazz standards, while forging improvisational arrangements based on other genres such as classical, blues, and indie.

Audiences can expect engaging and creative energy from the band as they take on an eclectic range of improvised music.

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Sep
27
to Sep 28

Smooth Butz Band

The band will play jazz/funk standards. Bring your friends and come out and get jazzy! Members of the band are Matt Butz, guitar; Noah Barker, piano; Jailynn Lake-Noel,bass; Matt Griffin, drums; John Walker,sax. Cover: $10 at the door

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Oct
20
6:00 PM18:00

The Midnight Hour (6PM SHOW)

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest) and Adrian Younge–the pair behind the unforgettable score for the Netflix series Marvel’s Luke Cage—have announced an extensive North American fall tour for their acclaimed 10-piece ensemble, The Midnight Hour, featuring very special collaborative opening sets from the group’s incredibly talented vocalists Loren Oden and Angela Muñoz, and guitarist Jack Waterson. The Midnight Hour is Black Excellence: an ode to the cultural sophistication that the Harlem Renaissance established for its people. Performing with their jazz rhythm section and an orchestral section, reminiscent of maestros such as David Axelrod and Quincy Jones, The Midnight Hour is sophisticated hip hop.

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Oct
20
to Oct 21

The Midnight Hour

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest) and Adrian Younge–the pair behind the unforgettable score for the Netflix series Marvel’s Luke Cage—have announced an extensive North American fall tour for their acclaimed 10-piece ensemble, The Midnight Hour, featuring very special collaborative opening sets from the group’s incredibly talented vocalists Loren Oden and Angela Muñoz, and guitarist Jack Waterson. The Midnight Hour is Black Excellence: an ode to the cultural sophistication that the Harlem Renaissance established for its people. Performing with their jazz rhythm section and an orchestral section, reminiscent of maestros such as David Axelrod and Quincy Jones, The Midnight Hour is sophisticated hip hop.

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Sep
12
to Sep 13

Greg Robbins

In this show Greg will perform brand new original music as well as his album music, interpreting it all through a soulful, blues-oriented lens. He will sing alongside the Atlanta’s Patrick Arthur (guitar), Louisville’s Kendall Carter (organ), and Chicago’s Frank Morrison (drums).

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Sep
6
to Sep 7

Potassium Man

Potassium Man is a seven-piece, fiery, explosive, boom-boom instrumental funk group! With a touch of jazz. In Louisville.

Dave Clark -- alto sax
Jacob Duncan -- alto sax
Ansyn Banks -- trumpet
Chad O'Brien -- trombone
Gabe Evens -- piano/keyboard
Chris Fitzgerald -- upright bass
Mike Hyman -- Drums

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Sep
5
to Sep 6

Potassium Man

Potassium Man is a seven-piece, fiery, explosive, boom-boom instrumental funk group! With a touch of jazz. In Louisville.

Dave Clark -- alto sax
Jacob Duncan -- alto sax
Ansyn Banks -- trumpet
Chad O'Brien -- trombone
Gabe Evens -- piano/keyboard
Chris Fitzgerald -- upright bass
Mike Hyman -- Drums

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Sep
5
7:00 PM19:00

The Carr-Petrova Duo - Album Pre-Release Party

The Carr-Petrova Duo will be celebrating the upcoming worldwide release of their debut album "Novel Voices" with an event that offers a sneak peek into the works featured on the album. "Novel Voices" will be available for pre-order on Sept. 1st and purchase and download on Oct. 4th. Come join the party, grab a drink and enjoy selections by Arroyo Lascurain, Weinberg, Gershwin, and more!

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Sep
4
to Sep 5

Boptism Workshop + Jam Session

The quartet led by pianist Kendall Carter, will feature some of Louisville’s brightest young talent playing a set of music followed by a jam session. So bring your axe and come sit in.
Kendall Carter - piano
Jermey Lanas - sax
Tyler Papierniak - bass
TBA - drums

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Aug
31
to Sep 1

ELECTRIC NIGHT 9 W CASEY POWELL

Come feel the Electricity in the air at the 9th installment of “Electric Night” a monthly series hosted by Casey Powell and his band! The night will be a genre bending experience weaving elements of Jazz, RnB, Groove, Soul, Funk, Rock and Metal through the night. THE NIGHT IS ALSO CASEY AND TREVINS BDAY! COME CELEBRATE W US

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Aug
30
to Aug 31

Java Men and Time Flies

The Time Flies reunite with Louisville's Java Men for a one night only double header, we are so excited to share the stage with our old friends Todd Hildreth, Craig Wagner, and Ray Rizzo! This might not happen again for another 20 years....

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Aug
28
to Aug 29

Shaun Munday

Shaun Munday is a one-of-a kind talent and blends soul-drenched vocals with show-stopping bass guitar technique. Shaun captures audiences with a full band sound and plays the bass better than most people play a guitar. He is a graduate of the Berklee School of Music in Boston, MA where he studied and performed with some of the greatest artists and educators in the industry including John Mayer, Esperanza Spalding, Matthew Garrison (Herbie Hancock), Antonio Sanchez (Pat Metheny) and Jetro Da Silva (Whitney Houston).

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Aug
22
to Aug 23

Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet

The Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet is a high energy instrumental group that harnesses the power of rock and the free spirit of jazz. Their music incorporates intense, precise transitions while still remaining highly improvised. In the span of a show, you will hear influences ranging from Led Zeppelin to Kenny Garrett.

Eric Wurzelbacher - Tenor Sax/ Composition
Andrew Haug - Piano
Justin Dawson - Bass
Charlie Schefft - Drums

Check out recorded music and videos here:
https://www.ericwurzelbacher.com/

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Aug
21
to Aug 22

Jake Victor 5tet

The Jake Victor 5tet is an international, Downbeat-Award-Winning contemporary jazz group, formed in Amsterdam in the Fall of 2017 with members from Estonia, Spain, Belgium, Chicago and New York. They released their debut album "Twisted Heads", written, learned, and recorded in the span of two months, to critical acclaim: two selections from the album, "Salem" and "Call to Prayer", won the group Downbeat Magazine's prestigious award "Best Undergraduate Small Jazz Group" in Downbeat's 41st annual Student Music Awards. Their influences range far and wide, from Bach to Ambrose Akinmusire, and from The Bad Plus to Steve Reich. Called "musical magic" (Lawrence University Blogs), "remarkable" (Post-Crescent), and with a leader who is "absolutely dedicated" (Downbeat Magazine), this young group is beginning to make waves on the international jazz scene.

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