Larry Carlton Quartet

Larry Carlton Quartet

Wednesday, July 3, 9:00 PM Larry Carlton Quartet $28/Adv  $31/Door ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets available at the door with valid I.D. No Comps Sponsored by Sue Nerton and Tom Thacher Door and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…one of the tastiest guitarists around.” – All About Jazz Few guitarists can go from liquid smooth jazz tone to biting blues and rock with as much ease and facility as Larry Carlton. His unmistakable tone is legend among guitar aficionados.  Carlton’s guitar playing has appeared on over 100 gold albums, including those by Steely Dan, Barbara Streisand, Michael Jackson, and Joni Mitchell.  His 2012 tribute album to Philly soul spent 35 weeks on the Billboard jazz charts, and March of 2013 saw the release of Unplugged with Robben Ford.  His current quartet features Dennis Hamm (keyboards), Travis Carlton (bass), and Gene Coye (drums)....
Larry Carlton Quartet

Larry Carlton Quartet

Wednesday, July 3, 7:00 PM Larry Carlton Quartet $28/Adv  $31/Door No Comps Sponsored by Sue Nerton and Tom Thacher Door and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…one of the tastiest guitarists around.” – All About Jazz Few guitarists can go from liquid smooth jazz tone to biting blues and rock with as much ease and facility as Larry Carlton. His unmistakable tone is legend among guitar aficionados.  Carlton’s guitar playing has appeared on over 100 gold albums, including those by Steely Dan, Barbara Streisand, Michael Jackson, and Joni Mitchell.  His 2012 tribute album to Philly soul spent 35 weeks on the Billboard jazz charts, and March of 2013 saw the release of Unplugged with Robben Ford.  His current quartet features Dennis Hamm (keyboards), Travis Carlton (bass), and Gene Coye (drums)....
Junior Brown

Junior Brown

Thursday, May 9, 9:00 PM Junior Brown $20/Adv $23/Door Doors at 8:30 PM “…unbelievable…” – Guitar Player Magazine Straight from the “live music capital of the world,” Austin, Texas’ Junior Brown has been honky tonkin’ and consistently wowed audiences the world over with his blistering guitar playing on his custom double-necked guitar, referred to as a ‘guit-steel.’ A country throwback to the era of Ernest Tubb and the Texas Troubadours, Brown contributes to the tradition with witty contemporary songs of his own pen, with titles such as “The Phantom Of The Opry” and his latest, “Hang Up And Drive,” a roadhouse retort to texting and driving. His newest EP, Volume Ten was released in 2012.....
Martin Taylor

Martin Taylor

Thursday, May 2, 7:00 PM Martin Taylor $22/Adv $25/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “..arguably the most accomplished solo guitar player in the world.” – Guitar Player Magazine Recognized as the world’s foremost exponent of solo jazz guitar playing, British born Martin Taylor has enjoyed a musical career spanning over 30 years. A child prodigy who began to play at the age of four, Taylor’s self-taught style was inspired by gypsy guitar great Django Reinhardt, as well as pianists Art Tatum and Bill Evans. Despite his connection to the great Reinhardt, he has developed a solo guitar style that is uniquely his own through his melding of influences including Reinhardt, Chet Atkins, Lenny Breau and Joe Pass....
The Jim Campilongo Trio with Chris Morrissey & Ethan Eubanks

The Jim Campilongo Trio with Chris Morrissey & Ethan Eubanks

Thursday, April 18, 7:00 PM The Jim Campilongo Trio with Chris Morrissey & Ethan Eubanks $20/Adv $23/Door Doors and dinner at 6:00 PM “…an American treasure…” – Billboard With nine albums of original material to his name and appearances on countless records by the likes of Martha Wainwright, Cake, Teddy Thompson and Norah Jones, guitarist Jim Campilongo is a bone-fide guitar hero (or more specifically – a Telecaster hero). Combining heavy elements of country twang, blended with a healthy dose of avant-jazz adventurism, Campilongo has seen his role as a guitar guru greatly expand as he is also a contributing editor to Guitar Player Magazine. His latest solo album is 2009’s Orange and in 2012 Fender Guitars bestowed on him the honor of introducing the Campilongo Signature Telecaster to their production line....