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The King of Jazz Organ: Joey DeFrancesco with his trio at the Jazz Showcase 11/28-12/1 Print E-mail
Written by Don Berryman   
Sunday, 24 November 2013
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Joey DeFrancesco © Andrea Canter


The 'Baddest' jazz organist on the planet, Joey DeFrancesco has been touring all aound the planet non-stop for decades with his own trio, and also playing and recording with some of the greatest musicians in the world (Miles Davis, Elvin Jones, Bobby Hutcherson, etc.). Once again, he was voted best jazz organist in the 2013 Downbeat Magazine readers poll. That's no surprise since nobody does it better. Come hear Joey DeFrancesco perform with his trio fearuing Jeff Parker on guitar and George Fludas on drums at the Jazz Showcase in Chicago on Thursday, November 28th through Sunday, December 1st.
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Mike Stern Trio at the Jazz Showcase, November 21-24 Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Sunday, 17 November 2013

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Mike Stern © Andrea Canter

In a career that spans three decades (including three years touring and recording with Miles Davis) and a discography that includes more than a dozen eclectic and innovative recordings including, six-time GRAMMY nominee Mike Stern has established himself as one of the premier jazz and jazz-fusion guitarists and composers of his generation. Mike Stern brings his trio featuring Mike Stern on guitar, Tom Kennedy on bass, and Richie Morales on drums to the Jazz Showcase in Chicago on Thursday, Novermber 21st through Sunday, November 24th.
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Ben Allison Band at the Green Mill, 11/15-16 Print E-mail
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Sunday, 10 November 2013

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Ben Allison © Andrea Canter

Bassist/composer Ben Allison is one of a few band leaders working in jazz today who has developed his own instantly identifiable sound. Known for his inspired arrangements, inventive grooves and hummable melodies, Ben draws from the jazz tradition and a range of influences from rock and folk to 20th century classical and world music traditions, seamlessly blending them into a cinematic, cohesive whole. He brings his band, featuring Ben Allison on bass, Steve Cardenas on guitar, Brandon Seabrook on guitar and banjo, and Allison Miller on drums to the Green Mill in Chicago on Friday, November 15th and Saturday, November 16th.

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NEA Jazz Master Sheila Jordan at the Green Mill 10/25-26 Print E-mail
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Sunday, 20 October 2013

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Sheila Jordan © Andrea Canter

Sheila Jordan is not only one of the premier singers in jazz, but she is known for her stimulating vocal workshops as well. A superb scat singer, she can just as easily reach the emotional depths of a ballad. Whether singing well-known standards or original material, she makes it all sound like no one else. Sheila Jordan will appear at the Green Mill in Chicago on Friday, October 25th at 8:00 pm.m and Saturday, October 26th at 8:00 p.m. Sheila will be accompanied by Cameron Brown on bass for what will surely be a sublime evening of jazz. Cover is only $15, quite a bargain to hear oneof the all time jazz greats.
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