Smooth sax guru Dave Koz, who has done a fabulous job as the afternoon host for the local smooth jazz station, KOAS 105.7, is making a special guest appearance for one night at the Boulder Station Hotel on August 22nd in the Railhead Showroom.
Jeffrey Osborne will be at the Santa Fe Hotel in the Chrome Showroom on August 16th.
Legendary guitarist Larry Carlton will perform a three night concert weekend at the Suncoast Hotel, August 15-17.
Hometown favorite The Killer Groove Band (KGB), with saxophonist Rocky Gordon, opens the Advertising Community Talent Show, Friday, August 15th, at the Fiesta Hotel (westside) starting at 6pm. Proceeds to benefit Safe Nest.
The local jazz scene features saxophonist/vocalist Tommy Alvarado and his band at the Blue Martini on Tuesday nights.
Last heard was keyboard great Ronnie Foster and his group holding down Thursday nights at the Ice House Lounge.
Tom Peters Lounge has been hosting local jazz with various performers on Friday nights.
And Take 1 has a great jam session on Sundays starting at 1pm with The Gents Of Swing featuring Joe Darro on keys and vocals.