May Marks New Horizons In Jazz

Keyboard legend Ronnie Foster kicked off the month poolside at the Orleans Hotel on Friday, May 2nd at 6pm. Foster's band is featured as a happy hour series weekly event.

Saturday, May 3rd, Boney James played to a packed house in the Railhead Showroom at the Boulder Station Hotel.

Jimmy Sommers, smooth sax sensation, will host the first after work get together outdoors at the Green Valley Ranch Resort, Wednesday, May 7th.

The Caylix Jazz Supper Club will launch it's grand opening on Friday, May 9th, with the talents of local performers Tony Terry and Cheryl Pepsi Riley.

Tower Of Power returns to the Suncoast Hotel showroom for three big nights, May 9-11.

Keith Martin will present his tribute to Luther Vandross on May 19th at the Texas Station Hotel for one night only.

Rocky Gordon and his group, The Killer Groove Band, will kick off the Sixth Annual North Las Vegas Tastes 'N Tunes Festival, Friday, May 16th. The band appears later in the month at Lake Las Vegas Resort on Sunday, May 25th, as a part of the summer concert series.

Guitars & Saxes, featuring sax great Gerald Albright, with special guests Jeff Golub, Jeff Lorber, and Peter White, perform one night only in the Chrome Showroom at the Santa Fe Station on Friday, May 16th.

Special Note: Thanks to all my friends who sent their support last month while I was under the weather with pneumonia. Last month was the first month I missed posting an article on Smooth Vibes in over four years.