October 1, 2004

Octoberfest Of Smooth Jazz

Chartbusting smooth jazz saxophonist Boney James will be performing at the Boulder Station Hotel in Las Vegas, Friday October 8th, in the Railhead Showroom.

Saturday morning, October 9th, the North Las Vegas Northern Exposure 10K Run welcomes back recording artist / saxophonist Rocky Gordon and his Killer Groove Band for the third year in a row. His performance commences after the race.

The Second Annual Spring Mountain Jazzfest takes place October 16th at the Spring Mountain State Park just outside Las Vegas. This year's line up are saxtress / vocalist Mindi Abair, along with the ever popular guitar and vocal sounds of Joyce Cooling. Rounding up the evening will be the smooth sounds of alto saxophonist Michael Lington.

hollis_gentry.jpgDue to a recent severe auto accident that injured former Fattburger saxophonist Hollis Gentry, San Diego smooth jazz radio station KIFM will be hosting a benefit on October 10th at Humphrey's from 3pm to 6pm in San Diego. Scheduled to appear, but not confirmed, are jazz greats Nathan East, Charles McPherson, James Moody, and Kirk Whalum.

Posted by Danny Desart at October 1, 2004 6:28 PM