Monterey Jazz Festival Launches “Listening Space” Series with Gerald Clayton

For the last few years, the Monterey Jazz Festival has been producing an online interview series—Welcome to the Sands Box—hosted by Christian Sands. Among his … Read More “Monterey Jazz Festival Launches “Listening Space” Series with Gerald Clayton” The post Monterey Jazz Festival Launches “Listening Space” Series with Gerald Clayton appeared first on JazzTimes.


R&B Music Festivals to Attend in 2022

Festival season continues to shift in full throttle as the weather heats up. Even though events such as the Lovers and Friends Festival, Smokin’ Grooves, and R&B Only Fest have already passed, there are still plenty of options for R&B lovers. Here’s a roundup of R&B festivals happening around the U.S. in 2022 (in order…


CeeLo Green Earns Honorary Doctorate in Humanitarianism

CeeLo Green has been awarded an honorary doctorate in humanitarianism from Global International Alliance University. Aside from making music and touring, Green volunteers his time at Paine College, a historically Black college and university in Augusta, Georgia, as a visiting professor of music and ambassador of international arts and culture. Green, whose real name is…

Blue Note Napa

JUN 1-AUG 31, 2022
Napa, California, USA
Seamlessly blending the quintessential Greenwich Village jazz club experience with the Northern California wine country ambiance and the historic architecture of the nineteenth century Napa Valley Opera House. The live music jazz club/gourmet restaurant venue is an experience to delight all the senses. Upcoming shows include SPYRO GYRA, ARTURO SANDOVAL, ACOUSTIC ALCHEMY & TONY SAUNDERS, ERIC BENÉT, LEE RITENOUR & DAVE GRUSIN, DAVID SANBORN & More!