Posts Tagged ‘singer’

Gregory Porter Returns to the West Coast!!!

Jazzy, soulful crooner Gregory Porter returns to the west coast promoting his latest release, Be Good, next week with tour dates in Oakland, Sacramento, Monterey, and Los Angeles. He will playing Yoshi’s Oakland next Wednesday, 9/19 at 8pm. Upcoming Tour Dates: 09/19/2012 Yoshi’s Oakland Oakland, CA 08:00pm – One show only!!! 09/20/2012 Crocker Art Museum […]

Stephanie Mills @ Yoshi’s SF – June 14-17

Stephanie Mills @ Yoshi's SF - June 14-17

The incomparable Stephanie Mills is making a rare intimate club appearance at Yoshi’s San Francisco from June 14 – 17. She is performing one show each night. Tickets are still available for the Thursday 8pm and Sunday 3pm shows and they are moving fast.

Introducing Darius de Haas

Introducing Darius de Haas

This is probably one of the more challenging albums that I have reviewed merely because of its greatness. Last year, a friend from New York sent me a copy of Darius de Haas’ solo release “Day Dream – Variations On Strayhorn“. When I picked it up from the post office, I immediately played it in […]

Remembering Nell Carter…

Singer/Actress Nell Carter died on Thursday, January 23 in her Beverly Hills home. Long before she was ruling the household on “Gimme A Break“, I fell in love with Nell when I was in high school. I saw her in the Fat’s Waller musical “Ain’t Misbehavin” at the Shubert Theatre in Chicago. She was fantabulous […]