Phone: 212-545-3705

Email: meszmusic@hotmail.com

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Up & Coming Events



  1. The Blue Note Jazz Festival
    Mumbo Jumbo
    BOBBY McFARRIN
    & QUESTLOVE
    in Musical Dialogue
    Friday, June 13, 2014
    The Townhall, NYC
    www.bluenotejazzfestival.com
    www.questlove.com
    www.bobbymcferrin.com
    www.thetownhall.org
  2. ALICE SMITH
    Friday Jun 20 & Jun 21, 2014
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
  3. PAUL MOONEY
    "The GodFather of Comedy"
    Fri & Sat, April 18 & 19, 2014
    Yoshis, Oakland, CA
    www.yoshis.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
  4. PAUL MOONEY
    "The GodFather of Comedy"
    Thursday, May 8, 2014
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
  5. PAUL MOONEY
    "The GodFather of Comedy"
    Saturday, May 10, 2014
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
  6. Past Events

  7. AMEL LARRIEUX: Come Be Our Valentine
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    Fri Feb 14, 2014- Valentine's Day
    8pm & 10:30pm
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/amellarrieux
  8. YASIIN BEY (POSTPONED)
    (aka Mos Def)
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    Thurs Feb 20, 2014
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    Yasiin Bey Facebook
  9. YASIIN BEY (POSTPONED)
    (aka Mos Def)
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    Thursday, February 27, 2014
    Yasiin Bey Facebook
    www.highlineballroom.com
 

 

PRODUCED BY JILL NEWMAN PRODUCTIONS
FOR THE BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL 2013
www.bluenotejazzfestival.com
www.jillnewmanproductions.com

   
Jill Newman Productions, Partner in Blue Note Jazz Festival, June 2013
Concert Schedule:

 


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Jill Newman Productions, Partner in Blue Note Jazz Festival, June 2012
Concert Schedule:

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THE LEGENDARY HOWARD THEATRE
www.thehowardtheatre.com

Ruby Dee At The Apollo Theater
Spoken word & Music
May 13, 2012
www.apollotheater.org

Jill Newman Productions, Partner in Blue Note Jazz Festival, June 2011
Concert Schedule:


  1. AMEL LARRIEUX: Ice Cream Everyday
    CD Release Celebration
    Wednesday, November 27, 2013
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/amellarrieux
  2. ALICE SMITH
    Friday Nov 29, 2013
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
  3. BILAL
    SAT DEC 14, 2013
    The Hoeard Theatre, Dc
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  4. Martin Luther MCCOY featuring Mark Kelley' Portable
    With Mark Kelley (of the Roots),
    Justin Brown & Ray Angry (of the Roots)
    Opener: Shea Rose
    Friday, October 11 , 2013
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.martinluthermccoy.com
    About Mark Kelley
    Shea Rose

  5. AHMAD JAMAL
    SATURDAY OCTOBER 5, 2013
    THE KENNEDY CENTER, DC
    www.kennedy-center.org
    www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=MOJPC

    www.ahmadjamal.net
  6. AMEL LARRIEUX: Ice Cream Everyday
    CD Release Celebration
    Sunday, October 20, 2013
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/amellarrieux
  7. CECIL TAYLOR (POSTPONED)
    SATURDAY OCTOBER 5, 2013
    THE KENNEDY CENTER, DC
    www.kennedy-center.org
    www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=MOJPC

    About Cecil Taylor
  8. ASTRO (POSTPONED)
    AKA The Astronomical Kid
    October 11, 2013
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.astronomical-kid.com
  9. PAUL MOONEY
    "The GodFather of Comedy"
    November 21, 2013
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
  10. PAUL MOONEY
    "The GodFather of Comedy"
    Saturday, November 23, 2013
    The Howard Theatre, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney

  11. Wednesday July 10, 2013
    Bluenote Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.the1res.com
    www.facebook.com/ResFans
  12. LADIES BATTLE!
    Ladies of Hip Hop Battle
    Sunday July 14, 2013 @ 5pm
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.ladiesbattle2013.eventbrite.com
  13. PAUL MOONEY "The Godfather of Comedy"
    Friday, July 26, 2013
    Yoshi's, Oakland
    www.yoshis.com
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
  14. INDELIBLE FESTIVAL®



  15. The Blue Note Jazz Festival 2012, NY
    June 10-30, 2012
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.jillnewmanproductions.com/pages/jn_bn_calendar2012.html
  16. PAUL MOONEY "The Godfather of Comedy"
    Friday, April 12, 2013
    The Howard Theatre, D.C.
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/07/13/paul-mooney
  17. AMEL LARRIEUX
    Friday, May 3, 2013
    Howard Theatre, D.C.
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/12/21/amel-larrieux-2
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/pages/Amel-Larrieux-Blisslife-Records/25931518647
  18. SAUL WILLIAMS
    Presents An Evening Of Spoken Word
    June 11, 2013
    Highline Ballroom, NY
    Blue Note Jazz Festival
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.bluenotejazzfestival.com

    www.saulwilliams.com
  19. BILAL
    "A Love Surreal" CD Release Event
    February 12, 2013
    Highline Ballroom, NY
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.highlineballroom.com/show/2013/02/12/bilal
  20. SHEA ROSE
    SAT MARCH 9, 2013@ 1230 am
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NY
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.shearose.com
    www.twitter.com/SheaRose
  21. THE LIFE AND TIMES OF OLU DARA AKA CHARLIE JONES
    The Schomburg Center for Research
    Saturday, February 2, 2013 @ 7:30PM

    A tribute hosted by Avery Brooks, with an exciting lineup of performers, paying homage to the unique and multi-talented Artist, Olu Dara.

    Featuring: Cassandra Wilson, The Olu Dara Band with Lady Cantrese, Sounds In Motion, Melba Joyce, The Brawner Brothers, Amiri Baraka, Omar Edwards,The Tony Terrell Caribbean Jazz Quartet, and Makane Kouyate with Dembaya.

    Tickets call: (888) 718-4253
    Ticket Link: http://www.showclix.com/event/TheLifeandTimesofOluDara
    Event Link: http://www.nypl.org/locations/tid/64/node/194628?lref=64%2Fnode%2F132394
  22. INDELIBLE FESTIVAL®
    Featuring:
    Yasiin Bey - Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron
    The Legendary JIMMY SCOTT
    ?UESTLOVE
    BILAL- Mark Kelly, Lionel Loueke, Yuki, Eric McPherson & Special Guest:
    ROBERT GLASPER
    Derrick Hodge
    Special Guest: GARY BARTZ
    Special Surprise Guests
    Fri January 6, 2012
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
  23. Amel Larriuex
    November 26-28, 2012
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    http://www.bluenote.net
    www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/pages/Amel-Larrieux-Blisslife-Records
  24. Paul Mooney
    December 20, 2012
    The Howard Theatre, D.C.
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0600763/
    http://www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
    https://www.facebook.com/paul.mooney.568?fref=ts
    http://thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/12/20/paul-mooney-3/
  25. Amel Larriuex
    December 21, 2012
    Howard Theatre, D.C.
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/12/21/amel-larrieux-2
    www.blisslife.com
    www.twitter.com/amellarrieux
    www.facebook.com/pages/Amel-Larrieux-Blisslife-Records/25931518647
  26. Paul Mooney
    December 22, 2012
    B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, NYC
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0600763/
    http://www.comedycentral.com/comedians/paul-mooney
    https://www.facebook.com/paul.mooney.568?fref=ts
    http://www.bbkingblues.com/bio.php?id=2183
  27. POSTPONED: TBA

    POSTPONED
    GUY DAVIS' Slamdooky
    w/ Specials Guests: Avery Brooks, Gary Bartz
    "LIFE'S ESSENTIALS WITH RUBY DEE"
    A Fundraiser for the Life Story Documentary
    Date: TBA
    Highline Ballroom, NY
    http://highlineballroom.com/show/2012/09/13/guy-davisspecial-guests-gary-bartz-others-tba/
    http://rubydee.lifesessentialsdocs.com
    http://www.ossieandruby.com
    http://guydavis.com/guydavis/mainfinal.htm
    http://www.myspace.com/therealguydavis
    http://www.garybartz.com
  28. MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO
    A Dedication to Nina Simone 
    October 14, 2012
    Howard Theatre, DC
    http://thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/10/14/meshell-ndegeocello-a-dedication-to-nina-simone/ 
    http://www.meshell.com
    https://www.facebook.com/Meshell.Ndegeocello
    http://twitter.com/OfficialMeshell
  29. MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO
    A Dedication to Nina Simone
      Special Guests: Lizz Wright, Cody Chestnutt, & Toshi Reagon
    October 16, 2012
    Highline Ballroom, NY 
    http://highlineballroom.com/show/2012/10/16/meshell-ndegeocello-2/
    http://www.meshell.com
    https://www.facebook.com/Meshell.Ndegeocello
    http://twitter.com/OfficialMeshell
  30. DERRICK HODGE
    CHARLIE PARKER FESTIVAL
    AUGUST 25, 2012
    Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem
    www.derrickhodgemusic.com/
    www.cityparksfoundation.org/calendar/roy-haynes-rene-maries-experiment-in-truth-derrick-hodge-erimaj/
  31. LIONEL LOUEKE
    HERITAGE CD RELEASE
    Special Guests: ROBERT GLASPER, MARK GUILIANA, & DERRICK HODGE
    Tuesday-Thursday, September 4,5 & 6
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NY
    http://www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule/moreinfo.cgi?id=10139
    http://www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule/moreinfo.cgi?id=10193
    http://www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule/moreinfo.cgi?id=10195
    http://lionelloueke.com/
    http://robertglasper.com/
    http://www.markguiliana.com/
    http://www.derrickhodgemusic.com/

  32. CHRISETTE MICHELE
    August 14th & 15th, 2012 @ 8pm
    The Howard Theatre, Washington, DC
    www.thehowardtheatre.com
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/08/14/chrisette-michele
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/08/15/chrisette-michele-2
    www.thisischrisettemichele.com
    www.twitter.com/ChrisetteM
    www.facebook.com/chrisettemichele
  33. IDLE WARSHIP Featuring Talib Kweli & Res
    Monday, August 20, 2012 @ 9pm
    Highline Ballroom, New York
    www.idlewarship.com/
    www.facebook.com/idlewarshipmusic
    www.twitter.com/idlewarship/
    www.highlineballroom.com/
    www.highlineballroom.com/show/2012/08/20/idle-warship/
  34. The Legendary JIMMY SCOTT
    JUNE , 6, 8, 9, 2012
    Ginny's Supper Club/Red Rooster, Harlem, NYC
    www.redroosterharlem.com
    www.redroosterharlem.com/ginnys
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org
  35. YASIIN BEY  (formerly Mos Def)
    The Legendary Apollo Theatre, Harlem, NY
    www.apollotheater.org/calendar/details/277-yasiin-bey
    www.bluenotejazzfestival.com/2012/04/yasiin-bey-formerly-mos-def/
    www.facebook.com/pages/Yasiin-Bey/299113483438280
  36. PAUL MOONEY "The Godfather of Comedy"
    July 13 & July 14, 2012
    The Howard Theatre, D.C.
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney/333729523320207
    www.thehowardtheatre.com/show/2012/07/13/paul-mooney
  37. NONA HENDRYX (of LABELLE) CD Release Show for Mutatis Mutandis
    July 14, 2012
    B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill, NY
    www.nonahendryx.com
    www.twitter.com/#!/funkrockster
    www.last.fm/music/Nona+Hendryx
    www.bbkingblues.com/bio.php?id=1682
  38. PAUL MOONEY
    Aug 3, 2012
    B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill, NY
    www.facebook.com/pages/Paul-Mooney
    www.bbkingblues.comn/bio.php?id=1780

  39. Ladies of Hip-Hop Festival Presents
    The 1st Annual Ladies Battle!
    July 12, 2012
    Highline Ballroom, New York
    www.ladiesofhiphopfestival.com
    www.facebook.com/ladiesofhiphop
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.highlineballroom.com/show/2012/07/12/the-1st-annual-ladies-battle
  40. GARY BARTZ QUARTET
    SESC FESTIVAL 2012
    SAO PAULO, BRAZIL
    July 21 & 22, 2012
    www.sescsp.org.br/sesc/programa_new/mostra_detalhe.cfm?
    programacao_id=224784
    www.garybartz.com
  41. ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT: BLACK RADIO CD RELEASE
    with Special Guests: Chrisette Michele, Lalah Hathaway & more
    co-produced by Second Son Productions &
    Jill Newman Productions
    Feb. 28, 2012
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.robertglasper.com
    www.chrisettemichele.com
    www.lalahhathaway.com
  42. AYO: The Billie-Eve Tour
    March 21, 2012
    Highline ballroom
    www.ayomusic.com
    www.highlineballroom.com
  43. CHRISTETTE MICHELLE: A Tribute To The Legends
    Special Guest: Robert Glasper
    JAN 31 & FEB 1, 2012
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.thisischrisettemichele.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisettemichele
    www.robertglasper.com
  44. GARY BARTZ PROJECT w/ Sp Guests BILAL & Aloe Blacc
    RED BULL Presents @ YOSHIS, SF
    Wed. Jan 25, 2012
    www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco
    www.garybartz.com
  45. CHAKA KHAN
    with Special Guest CHRISETTE MICHELE
    January 14, 2011 @ 8PM
    WARFIELD THEATRE, SF,Ca
    www.warfieldtheatre.com
    www.chakakhan.com
    www.chrisettemichele.com
  46. MOS DEF PRESENTS:
    AMINO ALKALINE The Watermelon Syndicate w/ Special Guest GIL SCOTT-HERON
    JVC JAZZ FESTIVAL
    CARNEGIE HALL, NYC
    JUNE 28, 2008
    www.jvcjazz.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  47. SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK: REMEMBERING NINA, ODETTA, AND MIRIAM with a special salute to Abbey Lincoln
    December 12, 13, 14, 2011 @ 8pm & 10:30pm
    The Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenote.net
    www.sweethoney.com
  48. The Roots Present: an undun performance
    November 29, November 30 and December 6, 2011
    Highline Ballroom @ 9PM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.TheRoots.com
  49. CHRISETTE MICHELE
    98.7 Kiss FM Holiday Concert
    Fri December 23, 2011
    Best Buy Theatre, NYC
    www.thisischrisettemichele.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisettemichele
    www.bestbuytheater.com
  50. Amel Larrieux
    Dec. 28, 2011
    hIGHLINEBALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.amellarrieux.com
  51. "Questlove Eats...In Concert"
    With special guests Bobby McFerrin (8pm only), Rahzel, Jeff Bradshaw & Brass Heaven

    ?uestlove's 3-course takeover featuring the International debut of "Love's Drumsticks"; Creole-seasoned buttermilk fried drumstick
    Mon. December 5, 2011
    The Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.net
    www.TheRoots.com
  52. ALICIA HALL MORAN + the motown project
    November 22, 2011 @ 8pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.aliciahallmoran.com
  53. MOS DEF
    June 25, 2011
    Ft. Greene Festival, BK
    www.fortgreenefest.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  54. THE ROOTS
    Friday August 19, 2011
    7:00PM
    HMV Hammersmith Apollo
    www.theroots.com
    www.meanfiddler.com
  55. Citizen Cope Presents:
    ALICE SMITH AND GARY CLARK JR.
    October 18, 2011
    Highline Ballroom, NYC @ 8PM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
    www.garyclarkjr.com
  56. MOS DEF
    MARCH 9, 2011
    BLUENOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
    ONE NIGHT ONLY !!! ADVANCE TIX SUGGESTED!
  57. Skyblaze Recordings and Jill Newman Productions Present:
    GOAPELE LIVE
    Break of Dawn
    Album Release Concert
    October 24, 2011 @ 8pm
    BB KING BLUES, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.goapele.com
  58. Bilal's Little One Summer Tour
    Thursday, September 8,2011
    Baltimore SoundStage
    www.BaltimoreSoundStage.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
    www.plugresearch.com
  59. BILAL'S LITTLE ONE SUMMER TOUR
    Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 @ 9PM
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  60. The RUFF PACK featuring DARU JONES
    Sat September 10, 2011 @ 12:30am
    The Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    http://www.myspace.com/theruffpack

    http://darujones.bandcamp.com/
  61. GEORGE CABLES, Solo
    Tuesday November 15, 2011 @ 7:30
    Duane Park,NYC
    www.duaneparknyc.com
    www.georgecables.com
  62. Meshell Ndegeocello
    presents: A Night of Gil Scott-Heron Covers
    August 5 & 6, 2011
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.meshell.com
  63. DJ ?UESTO at The Rooster
    JUNE 8, 2011 @ 10pm
    Red Rooster, Harlem
    www.redroosterharlem.com
    www.theroots.com
  64. LIRA!
    JULY 26, 2011
    SOB's NYC
    www.sobs.com
    www.lira.com
  65. Sandra St. Victor
    Naked and Lovely - Let the Song Tell the Story
    August 4, 2011 @ 9PM
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.sandrastvictor.com
  66. IDLE WARSHIP featuring TALIB KWELI & RES
    Halifax Jazz Festival
    Halifax, Canada
    Saturday July 9, 2011
    www.jazzeast.com
    www.yearoftheblacksmith.com
    www.myspace.com/talibkweli
    www.myspace.com/res
  67. Woodie King's New Federal Theatre 40th Anniversary Gala
    Special Honorees: Dr. Maya Angelou, Sir Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Alicia Keys, Whoopi Goldberg & others
    Sunday May 22, 2011
    The Historic Edison Ballroom, NYC
    www.newfederaltheatre.org
    ***Early ticket purchase strongly suggested!
  68. AYO
    Thursday, June 30, 2011
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.ayomusic.com
  69. NATIONAL BLACK WRITERS CONFERENCE BENEFIT CONCERT
    Featuring MOS DEF, RUBY DEE, & Guy Davis,
    Gary Bartz, AMIRI BARAKA, GREGOIRE MARET, HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE
    Friday March 25, 2011
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    7PM doors 9:00 Concert
    Tickets $35.00
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.nationalblackwritersconference.org
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
    www.garybartz.com
    www.ossieandruby.com
    www.guydavis.com
  70. MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO
    First Annual BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL
    June 15, 2011 @ Highline Ballroom
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/meshellndegeocello
    www.bluenotejazzfestival.com
  71. ALICE SMITH
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    JUNE 23, 2011
    www.bluenotejazz.net
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
    www.bluenotejazzfestival.com
  72. HIP HOP APPRECIATION WEEK TRIBUTE TO KOOL HERC &
    50th BORN DAY FOR MELLE MEL
    Special Guests: Big Daddy Kane,
    Featuring: BLACK THOUGHT + DJ ?UESTO. Two Turntables and a Microphone,
    The Force MDs, Money Harm, Jeru the Damaja, Freedom Williams, AG,
    T Ski Valley, M.O.P. & DJ Jazzy Jay
    May, 17, 2011 @ 9:00PM
    http://www.bbkingblues.com/
  73. WALE & CHRISETTE MICHELE & Roscoe Dash
    & Wyane Wonder
    Friday April 29, 2011
    Saint John's University, NY
    www.stjohns.edu
    www.walemusic.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisettemichele
    www.myspace.com/roscoe-
  74. CHRISETTE MICHELE The Music of Ella, Billie, & Sarah
    MARCH 22,23, 24, 2011
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.net
    www.myspace.com/christtemichele
    www.chrisettemichele.com
  75. The Robert Glasper Experiment w/ Special Guests
    Thursday, February 24, 2011:
    STOKELY (from Mint Condition)
    February 25 and 26: LUPE FIASCO
    February 27: Lalah Hathaway
    The Blue Note Jazz Club, NY
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.robertglasper.com
    www.lupefiasco.com
    www.myspace.com/mintcondition
    www.lalahhathaway.com
  76. LILLIAS WHITE, from FELA!
    March 7, 2011- ONE NIGHT
    ONLY! Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.lilliaswhite.com
  77. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT
    Featuring JEFF "TAIN" WATTS & James GENUS
    Guest: CASEY BENJAMIN others TBA
    MARCH 8,2011 -ONE NIGHT ONLY
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.net
    www.georgecables.com
    www.tainish.com
    www.myspace.com/caseybenjamin
  78. IDLE WARSHIP: TALIB KWELI & RES
    WED FEBRUARY 7, 2011
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/idlewarship
    ONE NIGHT ONLY !!! ADVANCE TIX SUGGESTED!
  79. Amel Larrieux
    Jan. 20 through 23, 2011
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.BlueNoteJazz.com
    www.amellarrieux.com
  80. BILAL
    Jan 28, 2011 @ 10PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  81. BLACKTHOUGHT AND FRIENDS
    feat. DJ ?UESTO, J.P. Live Mixtape,
    Money Making Jam Boys, Derrick Hodge
    Special Guest: RAKIM
    Date TBA
    BB King Blues, NYC 8:00PM
    www.bbkingblues.com
  82. JOHN FORTE
    FAREWELL FOR NOW-RUSSIA!
    FEBRUARY 15, 2011 @ 8pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.johnforte.com
  83. ANDRE PREVIN and DAVID FINCK
    Feb. 7,8, 9 2011
    The Blue Note Jazz Club
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.andreprevin.com
  84. Kendrick Scott Oracle
    Special Opener: DAMIEN HORNE
    Monday Feb. 21, 2011
    The Blue Note Jazz Club
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.kendrickscott.com
    www.damienhorne.com
  85. ALICIA HALL MORAN & The Motown Project
    February 15,2011
    THE REGATTA BAR, BOSTON
    www.regattabar.com
    www.aliciahallmoran.com
  86. MOS DEF
    February 8, 2011
    BLUENOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
    ONE NIGHT ONLY !!! ADVANCE TIX SUGGESTED!
  87. THE ROOTS PRESENT:THE JAM
    WEEKLY RESIDENCY
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM @ 11:30pm- $10
    JUNE 15 & 21, 2010
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.theroots.com
  88. MOS DEF
    JANUARY 17, 2010
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    Doors: 11pm, Show: 11:30pm
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  89. All Hip Hop and Blacksmith Music presents:
    Talib Kweli, SAS, Jean Grae
    And special guest appearances by:
    Red Cafe, Shawn Pen (aka Little Shawn), Joell Ortiz, Mickey Factz and
    Naturally Amazing...The Night After Christmas
    January 03, 2011 @ HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    10:00 PM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    http://www.talibkweli.com
    http://www.myspace.com/talibkweli
    http://www.yearoftheblacksmith.com/
  90. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    Thursday, NOV. 30, 2010 @ 8PM
    BB Kings Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  91. CHRISETTE MICHELE Presents:
    A Red, White and Blue Christmas
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM- XMAS
    Dec. 25, 2010
    10PM Doors (& DJ) & 11pm concert
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisettemichele
  92. DERRICK HODGE
    Opener: DONN T
    Friday December 3, 2010
    DROM, NYC
    www.myspace.com/derrickhodge
    www.dromnyc.com
    www.myspace.com/donnt
  93. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    NOV 5 & 6, 2010
    YOSHIS, Oakland
    www.yoshis.com
  94. CORINNE BAILEY RAE
    OPENER: SONDRE LERCHE
    AUGUST 6, 2010
    TERMINAL 5, NYC
    www.terminal5.com
    www.corinnebaileyrae.net
  95. AN EVENING WITH LAURIE ANDERSON
    OCTOBER 23, 24, 2010 @ 8PM
    Yoshi's, San Francisco
    www.yoshis.com
    www.laurieanderson.com
  96. AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH ALICE SMITH
    Saturday, JULY 10,2010
    BB KING BLUES, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
  97. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    Thursday, August 5, 2010
    Mount Morris Park, Harlem
    www.summerstage.org
  98. The Black August Hip-Hop Project 2010
    Friday, August 13, 2010
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
  99. McCOY TYNER
    CHARLIE PARKER JAZZ FESTIVAL
    SAT AUGUST 28, 2010 - 6PM
    Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem
    www.mccoytyner.com
    http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/
  100. JIMMY SCOTT
    CHARLIE PARKER JAZZ FESTIVAL
    SUN AUGUST 29, 2010 - 6PM
    Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org/
    http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/
  101. JIMMY SCOTT
    Special guest: Gregoire Maret
    Tuesday-Wednesday August 31 - September 1, 2010
    Blue Note, NYC
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org/
    www.bluenote.net
  102. TONGUES ON FIRE - A Tribute To The Black Panthers
    Featuring David Murray, Questlove, BlackThought, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover & The Last Poets
    September 11, 2010
    BARBICAN CENTER, LONDON, UK
    www.barbican.org.uk
    www.3dfamily.net
  103. TONGUES ON FIRE - A Tribute To The Black Panthers
    Featuring David Murray, Questlove, BlackThought, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover & The Last Poets
    September 12, 2010
    Festival Jazz a La Villette Festival
    Cite de la Musique, Paris, France
    www.cite-musique.fr
    www.3dfamily.net
  104. BILAL
    Air Tight's Revenge CD Release
    Saturday September 18, 2010 - 8:00PM
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  105. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    w/special opener Derrick Hodge
    Sunday, June 27, 2010
    Summer Stage, NYC
    www.summerstage.org
  106. JILL SCOTT AFTER PARTY
    JUNE 25, 2010
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    Doors: Midnight, Concert: 12:30a
    Featuring Marsha Ambrosious, Res & Dice Raw and Truck North of MMJB
    Hosted by Jill Scott
    Produced by Jill Newman Productions and Little Giant
    www.highlineballroom.com
  107. GERI ALLEN, RAVI COLTRANE & CHARLIE HADEN
    Sat June 12, 2010
    Healdsburg Jazz Festival
    Healdsburg, CA
    www.healdsburgjazzfestival.org/
    www.geriallen.com
    www.ravicoltrane.com
    www.charliehadenmusic.com
  108. THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES
    June 7, 2010
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.thebrandnewheavies.net
    www.highlineballroom.com
  109. ANOTHER SIDE SERIES
    ALICE SMITH LIVE: Intimate Acoustic Performance
    June 1 & 2, 2010
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
  110. A TRIBUTE TO THE LEGENDARY JIMMY SCOTT
    Sunday, May 23, 2010 POSTPONED
    BB King Blues Club, NYC
    Jimmy Scott
    ?uestlove (The Roots)
    Black Thought (The Roots)
    Jeff “Tain” Watts
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org/
  111. THE LEGENDARY JIMMY SCOTT
    Friday-Saturday, May 21 & 22, 2010
    Bohemian Caverns, DC
    www.bohemiancaverns.com
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org/
  112. AMEL LARRIEUX
    May 18 & 19, 2010
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.amellarrieux.com
  113. CHRISETTE MICHELLE
    After Epiphany (music from the new CD)
    Friday, May 14, 2010 (canceled)
    BB King Blues Club, NYC
    Show 11:30 PM
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.thisischrisettemichele.com
  114. Just Right Night with Common
    One Night Only
    Saturday, May 8, 2010
    Doors 6:00 PM / Concert 8:00 PM
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/common
  115. Another Side Series Presents
    ALICE SMITH live
    Intimate Acoustic Performance
    Friday, April 23, 2010
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
    www.alicesmith.com
    www.highlineballroom.com
  116. AMANDA DIVA & FRIENDS
    Opener: APOLLO HEIGHTS
    Special Invited Guests: BLACK THOUGHT, Styles P, & CURREN$Y
    Wednesday April 21, 2010
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.amandadiva.com
    www.myspace.com/amandadiva
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/apolloheights
  117. THE ROOTS
    Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland
    Saturday, April 17, 2010
    www.theroots.com
    www.tricpresents.com/tric-jazzfest.asp
  118. The National Black Writers Conference Presents
    GIL SCOTT-HERON, TALIB KWELI & GARY BARTZ
    Friday, March 26, 2010
    Littlefield, BK
    8:30 Doors / 9:30 Concert
    www.littlefieldnyc.com/event-detail/?id=6111
    www.myspace.com/talibkweli
    www.nationalblackwritersconference.org
  119. GIL SCOTT-HERON & FRIENDS
    CD RELEASE “I’m New Here”
    YOSHI’S SF
    MARCH 16 & 17, 2010
    www.yoshis.com
  120. GIL SCOTT-HERON & FRIENDS
    CD RELEASE “I’m New Here”
    March 2 & 3, 2010
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  121. THE GEORGE CABLES PROJECT
    Featuring George Cables, Gary Bartz, James Genus, Jeff “Tain” Watts
    Sunday, February 28, 2010 @ 3:PM
    William Paterson University
    www.georgecables.com/
    www.garybartz.com
    www.jamesgenus.com/
    www.chambersoftain.com/
    www.wpunj.edu
  122. AN EVENING WITH AVERY BROOKS
    Sunday, February 14, 2010
    The Algonquin Hotel - Oak Room
    59 W. 44th Steet, New York, NY
    Two Shows - 7:00PM & 10:30PM
    www.algonquinhotel.com/
  123. BLACKSMITH PRESENTS: REFLECTION ETERNAL (TALIB KWELI & HI-TEK)
    Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 POSTPONED
    11:30PM
    Highline Ballroom
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.yearoftheblacksmith.com/
    www.myspace.com/talibkweli
  124. Another Side Series: BILAL
    Jan 5 & 6, 2010
    feat. special guest ROBERT GLASPER (1/6 show only)
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
    http://www.myspace.com/therealrobertglasper
  125. McCOY TYNER TRIO
    w/special guest GARY BARTZ
    JANUARY 8, 2010
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM @ 8:PM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.mccoytyner.com
    www.garybartz.com
  126. STEPHANIE McKAY
    with Sp. Guest JACQUES SCHWARZBART
    NEW YEAR'S EVE! DECEMBER 31, 2009
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC @ 1:00 AM
    http://www.bluenotejazz.com
    http://www.stephaniemckay.com
  127. GOAPELE Live
    DECEMBER 28, 2009
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    http://www.highlineballroom.com
    http://www.goapele.com
  128. AMEL LARRIEUX
    DECEMBER 27, 2009
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    http://www.highlineballroom.com
    http://www.blisslife.com
  129. Blacksmith presents
    “The Night Before The Night Before Christmas”
    feat. Talib Kweli, Jean Grae,
    Strong Arm Steady and Pete Rock.
    December 23,2009
    Highline Ballroom
    http://www.highlineballroom.com
    http://www.blacksmithnyc.com
    http://www.talibkweli.com

  130. INDELIBLE : HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE
    DECEMBER 9, 2009, 1:00 PM
    Bronx Library Center,
    310 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx
    http://www.hypnoticbrassensemble.com
    http://www.nypl.org
  131. THE HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE
    BAJAH & THE DRY EYE CREW
    December 1, 2009 @ 9pm
    Highline Ballroom, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.hypnoticbrass.net
    www.planetbajah.com
  132. COLLAGE I feat.
    Jeremy James
    Introducing Mingus Murray
    Olamide
    Heston
    Jon Hope
    NOVEMBER 22, 2009
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
  133. THE ROOTS PRESENT:THE JAM
    WEEKLY RESIDENCY
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM @ 11:30pm- $10
    NOVEMBER 10 & 17, 2009
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.theroots.com
  134. INDELIBLE: BILAL
    Mon November 9 @ 3pm
    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    Langston Hughes Auditorium
    515 Malcom X Blvd, NYC
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver

  135. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    November 4,2009 @ 8pm
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  136. THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES
    October 19,2009
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballrom.com
    www.thebrandnewheavies.com
  137. MOS DEF-THE "ESTATIC" NY CD RELEASE EVENT
    The Beach at Governors Island Concert Series
    Sat Sept 12, 2009
    Boat-ride @7pm Concert @ 9pm
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
    www.thebeachconcerts.com
  138. MOS DEF
    KENNEDY CENTER
    SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2008
    www.kennedy-center.org
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  139. THE ROOTS PRESENT:THE JAM
    WEEKLY RESIDENCY STARTING MARCH 5!
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM @ 11:30pm- $10
    May 26, JULY 1, 8, 14, 21,28 & Aug 4,10...
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.theroots.com
  140. JEAN BAYLOR (formerly of Zhane)
    Friday October 16 @ 12:30am
    Blue Note Jazz Club,NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.jeanbaylor.com
  141. INDELIBLE: IMPACT REPERTORY THEATRE
    Sat October 24 @ 2pm
    Schomburg Public Library, NYC
    www.nypl.org/schomburg
    www.impactrepertorytheatre.com


  142. MOS DEF & THE WATERMELON SYNDICATE
    Newport Jazz Festival
    Sat. August 8, 2009
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
    www.jazzfestival55.com
  143. GIL SCOTT-HERON
    Sunday August 16,2009- ONE NIGHT ONLY!
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  144. McCOY TYNER w/ Sp Guest GARY BARTZ
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM PIANO SERIES
    SUNDAY AUG 23
    7:30 & 10:30 pm
    www.mccoytyner.com
    www.garybartz.com
    www.highlineballroom.com
  145. CECIL TAYLOR
    Highline Ballroom Piano Series
    August 31, 2009
    8pm & 10:30pm
    www.highlineballroom.com
  146. GARY BARTZ
    Charlie Parker Jazz Festival
    Saturday, August 29, 2009
    Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem
    www.garybartz.com
    www.summerstage.org
  147. CEDAR WALTON QUINTET
    Charlie Parker Jazz Festival
    Sunday, August 30, 2009
    Tompkins Square Park
    www.cedarwalton.com
    www.summerstage.org
  148. 12th Annual Black August Benefit
    Sunday, August 30, 2009
    BB King Blues Club, NYC
    www.mxgm.org/blackaugust
    www.bbkingblues.com
  149. BILAL
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    June 23 & 24, 2009
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  150. AYO
    Sunday May 17, 2009 @ 8pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM, NYC
    www.highlineballroom.com
    http://ayomusic.artistes.universalmusic.fr/
    http://www.myspace.com/ayo
  151. THE ROOTS with Sp Guests ORNETTE COLEMAN & DAVID MURRAY
    VERY SPECIAL OPENER: ANDY HAMILTON & NANA
    Meltdown Festival, London, UK
    Saturday June 13, 2009
    www.theroots.com
    www.southbankcentre.co.uk/all-events/meltdown
  152. CECIL TAYLOR
    Celbrating the 80th YEAR!
    Duet w/ Pherooan Aklaff- ONE NIGHT ONLY!
    MAY 28, 2009
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  153. MOS DEF
    YOSHIS -SAN FRANCISCO
    FRI APRIL 17 @ MIDNIGHT!
    ADVANCE TIX ADVISED!!!
    www.yoshis.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  154. Yoshi's, Oakland CA
    April 14, 15, 16, 2009
    www.yoshis.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  155. FAMILY FIRST - RUBY DEE and FAMILY
    Carolina Theatre - Durham, North Carolina
    Saturday November 14, 2009
    www.carolinatheatre.org
  156. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT
    Featuring GARY BARTZ & JEFF "TAIN" WATTS
    MARCH 3 & 4 ONLY!
    The BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.georgcables.com
  157. ANOTHER SIDE SERIES PRESENTS:
    TALIB KWELI + HI-TEK: REFLECTION ETERNAL
    MARCH 10 +11. Two NIGHTS ONLY!
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC.
    www.bluenote.com
    www.myspace.com/talibkweli
    www.myspace.com/hi-tek
  158. MOS DEF
    RARE APPEARANCE w/ Live Band
    JAN 23, 24, 25
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  159. MOS DEF
    One Night Only!
    Friday, Jan. 9, 2009 @ 9PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  160. IDLE WARSHIP: TALIB KWELI, RES, GRAPH NOBLE
    SPECIAL OPENER: BLU & EXILE
    MON DEC 22 @ 9PM
    BB KING BLUES, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.talibkweli.com
    www.myspace.com/talibkweli
    www.myspace.com/res
    www.myspace.com/idlewarship
    www.myspace.com/herfavcolor
  161. LEELA JAMES
    Tues Dec 30 @ 8PM
    BB KING BLUES,NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.leelajames.com
    www.myspace.com/leelajame
  162. SLY& THE FAMILY STONE
    US RETURN PREMIERE CONCERT!!!
    FRI DEC 7, 2007
    BBK, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  163. ALL FOR AFRICA FUNDRAISER
    YOUSSOU N'DOUR & SPECIAL GUESTS
    September 23, 2008 @ 7:00PM
    Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC
    www.allforafrica.org
    www.youssou.com
  164. Another Side Series: ALICE SMITH
    NOV 25 & 26
    Blue Note Jazz Club NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/alicesmith
    www.alicesmith.com
  165. BILAL
    FRIDAY MARCH 8 @ 9pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
  166. DERRICK HODGE
    One Night Only!
    Wednesday, Nov. 12 @ 8PM & 10:30PM
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NY
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/derrickhodge
  167. ANGELA AI
    TRIBECA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
    NOV 14 & 15 @ 8pm
    www.tribecapac.org
    www.angelaai.com
  168. PHAROAHE MONCH w/ Sp Opener STEPHANIE McKAY
    Fri Nov 21 @ 11PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/pharoahemonch
    www.stephaniemckay.com
  169. JEAN GRAE Opener: Derrin Maxwell
    Mr Len
    Sunday NOV 30 @ 9 pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/jeangrae
    www.myspace.com/derrinmaxwell
  170. RES
    ONE NIGHT ONLY!
    Fri OCT 31 @ 8pm & 10:30 PM
    Blue Note Jazz Club,NY
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/res
  171. CHRIS DAVE WITH Special Guest MOS DEF
    Tuesday, August 19 @ 9:00PM
    Higline Ballroom
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisdaddydave
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  172. CHOKLATE
    Sat Oct 4 @ 12:30 AM
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NY
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.choklatemusic.com
  173. BILAL
    SPECIAL OPENER: BLACK BUDDAFLY
    Highline Ballroom
    Friday, August 15th @ 9:00PM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/bilaloliver
    www.myspace.com/therealblackbuddafly
  174. CHRIS DAVE TRIO
    AUGUST 11,2008
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/chrisdaddydave
  175. CECIL TAYLOR
    Friday, August 29th @ 8:00PM and 10:30PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
  176. LILLIAS WHITE: Hot n' Sassy August Night
    Saturday August 9th @ 8:00PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.lilliaswhite.com
  177. TOSHI REAGON and BIGLovely
    SEPT 25,2008
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.toshireagon.com
  178. MCCOY TYNER w/ GUEST: SAVION GLOVER
    DECEMBER 2 @ 8 pm
    NJPAC
    www.njpac.org
    www.mccoytyner.com
  179. ANOTHER SIDE SERIES: BILAL
    JUNE 3 & 4
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/theonlybilal
  180. The SOLO : CECIL TAYLOR
    Special Opener: GEORGE CABLES
    JVC JAZZ FESTIVAL
    Ethical Culture Society
    JUNE 20,2008
    www.jvcjazz.com
  181. THE LAST POETS 40th Ann. Celebration
    SCHOMBURG CENTER
    Saturday June 14 @ 8pm
    www.nypl.org/research/sc/sc.html
  182. BLACK VELVET AKA JAMES BROWN
    Tribute To The Godfather of Soul - Jimmy Hill & The Allstarz Band
    Sun Jul 20, 2008 @ 8pm FREE Concert
    BB KING BLUES, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  183. GARY BARTZ QUARTET-Featuring GEORGE CABLES
    STANFORD JAZZ WORKSHOP
    JULY 18, 2008
    www.stanfordjazz.org
    www.garybartz.com
    www.georgecables.com
  184. AYO
    APRIL 14, 2008 8 pm
    HIRO BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.ayomusic.com
    www.myspace.com/ayo
  185. STEPHANIE McKAY w/ Sp Guest MESHELL N'DEGEOCELLO
    MARCH 24, 2008
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.stephaniemckay.com
    www.myspace.com/officialmeshellndegeocello
  186. CHRISETTE MICHELLE
    FEBRUARY 24, 2008
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.chrisettemichelle.com

    www.myspace.com/chrisettemichele
  187. JIMMMY SCOTT
    AMERICAN SONGBOOK @ LINCOLN CENTER
    FEB 22, 2008
    www.lincolncenter.org
    www.jimmyscottofficialwebsite.org
  188. CECIL TAYLOR: AHA 3
    JAN 31, 2008
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  189. GEORGE CABLES BENEFIT
    SWEET RHYTHMS
    JAN 25 & 26
    www.georgecables.com
  190. BLACK VELVET AKA JAMES BROWN
    Tribute To The Godfather of Soul Jimmy Hill & The Allstarz Band
    Jan 30, 2008 @ 8pm
    BB KING BLUES, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  191. TALIB KWELI
    DEC 30 @ 9pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.talibkweli.com
  192. SLY& THE FAMILY STONE
    US RETURN PREMIERE CONCERT!!!
    NOV 20, 2007
    BBK , NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  193. The ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT w/ Special Guest Q-TIP
    Opener : HEAVy
    DEC 17 @ 9pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/therealrobertglasper
  194. COMMON
    St JOHN'S UNIVERSITY
    OCT 27, 2007
    PRIVATE CONCERT (NO TIX AVAILABLE!)
    www.common-music.com
  195. BILAL
    YOSHI'S, Oakland
    NOV 27 & 28
    www.yoshis.com
  196. IMPACT REPERTORY THEATRE'S 10th ANNIVERSARY GALA
    AUGUST RUSH SCREENING @ 6pm
    TUESDAY, November 19
    www.newheritagetheatre.org
  197. ANDY BEY
    "AIN'T NECESSARILY SO"- RELEASE CELEBRATION
    Dec 1 & Dec 2, 2007
    BLUE NOTE, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  198. WORLD PREMIERE
    DERRICK HODGE PROJECT
    OCTOBER 31, 2007
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB,NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.myspace.com/derrickhodge
  199. ANDRE PREVIN & David Finck
    NOV 29- Dec 2, 2007
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  200. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT
    Feat Gary Bartz & Jeff " Tain" Watts, Derrick Hodge
    Special Guest: ROY HARGROVE
    Monday October 1,2007
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  201. JENA 6 BENEFIT
    Date:TBA
    HIGHLINE BALLROOOM, NYC
    MOS DEF, STOKLEY WILLIAMS, GARY BARTZ, HEAVy, others TBA
    www.highlineballroom.com
  202. OLU DARA
    DAKOTA JAZZ CLUB
    SEPT 30 & OCT 1
    www.dakotacooks.com
  203. The Legends/Generations Thrive:
    ODETTA & Eric Bibb Trio w/ Very Special Guest LEON BIBB
    AMIRI BARAKA
    HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE
    Special Guests: TBA
    BENEFIT For The DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM
    SEPT 19 @ 8pm
    BB King Blues, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.dancetheatreofharlem.com
  204. BILAL
    FRIDAY AUGUST 3 @ 9PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
  205. AYO (U.S Premiere)
    JUNE 21, 2007@8PM
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
  206. MOS DEF - BLACK RADIO
    SAT MAY 26
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM GRAND OPENING
    www.highlineballroom.com
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  207. CECIL TAYLOR New 3 AHA
    w/ Special Guest ANDY BEY
    SUNDAY MAY 6
    The Blue NOte Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  208. TALIB KWELI
    MAY 18 @ 11pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
  209. BRAND NEW HEAVIES
    Sat, JUNE 2 @ 9pm
    HIGHLINE BALLROOM
    www.highlineballroom.com
  210. RICHIE HAVENS
    Special Opener CHRIS DAVE
    MAY 12, 2007
    BB KING BLUES
    www.bbkingblues.com
  211. OLU DARA / DIANNE McINTYRE - Pieces Of Pieces
    Sunday June 3 @ 7 pm
    SCHOMBURG CENTER,NYC
    www.nypl.org
  212. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT
    SUNDAY JUNE 10, 2007
    HEALDSBURG JAZZ FESTIVAL
    www.healdsburgjazzfestival.com
  213. ANOTHER SIDE SERIES PRESENTS -
    LIONEL LOUEKE, Solo & Introducing
    HERVE SAMB
    APRIL 9 @ CAFE WHA? 8pm
    www.cafewha?.com
  214. MOS DEF / American Songbook
    January 17 @ 8:30 pm
    Jazz At Lincoln Center, Allen Room
    www.jalc.org
  215. CECIL TAYLOR - The New 3 AHA
    MARCH 9 & 10, 2007
    JALC @ ROSE THEATER 8pm
    www.jalc.org
  216. MOS DEF - BROOKLYN NEXT
    FEB 16 & 17
    BAM OPERAHOUSE
    www.BAM.org
    www.myspace.com/mosdef
  217. "NEIGHBORHOODS": Mississippi, Alabama, New York, & Back
    OLU DARA w / Very Special Guest ODETTA
    Friday March 2 @ 8 pm BB KING BLUES
    www.bbkingblues.com
  218. CHAKA KHAN ( Dedicated To James Brown)
    NEW YEARS EVE 8 & 10:30 PM
    BB KING BLUES CLUB, NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
    www.chakakhan.com

  219. ALICIA KEYS BLACK BALL 2007 Benefit for Keep A Child Alive!
    Thurs, Nov 9
    Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC
    www.keepachilalive.org
  220. ARETHA FRANKLIN in Concert w/ Special Opener LEDISI
    NOV 14, 8 pm
    Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC
    Benefit for the MARFAN FOUNDATION
    www.marfan.org
  221. MOS DEF Brooklyn Next
    FEB 16 & 17, 2007
    BAM OPERA HOUSE
    www.bam.org
  222. CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS Featuring STOKELY (of MINT CONDITION)
    FRI DEC 15 @ 12:30 am
    ADAVANCE TIX ADVISED!!!
    BLUE NOTE CULB, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  223. GARY BARTZ /MULGREW MILLER DUET
    Monday, November 27
    8:00PM and 10:30PM
    Blue Note, 131 West 3rd Street, NYC ~ (212) 475-8592
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  224. JABANE ENSEMBLE w/ Special Guest TALIB KWELI
    (Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke, Chris Dave, Derrick Hodge, Gregoire Maret)
    MONDAY, OCT 2, 2006
    BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB
    www.bluenote.net
    www.yale.edu/music/ysm.html
  225. MAESTRO ANDRE PREVIN & DAVID FINCK
    TWO NIGHTS ONLY!
    SEP 30 & OCT 1
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenoteejazz.net
  226. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT Featuring George Cables, Jeff "Tain'
    Watts, Eric Revis & Gary Bartz
    Nov 2-5
    Jazz Standard
    www.jazzstandard.com
  227. JABANE ENEMBLE w/ Special Guest RAVI COLTRANE
    FRIDAY, OCT 6
    YALE UNIVERSITY
    www.yale.edu/music/ysm.html
  228. JABANE ENSEMBLE
    (Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke, Chris Dave, Derrick Hodge, Gregoire Maret)
    ( Experiment Featuring BILAL)
    FRI, SEPT 8
    12 :30 AM (LATE NIGHT)
    ONE SET ONLY!!!
    Blue Note Jazz Club
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  229. RICHIE HAVENS
    ONE SHOW ONLY !!!!
    FRI, SEPT 29, 8PM
    BB KING BLUES,NYC
    www.bbkingblues.com
  230. Duke Ellington Jazz Festival
    The Cotton Club
    w/Special Guest AVERY BROOKS
    October 8, 2006 - Washington D.C.
    dukeellingtonjazzfestival.com
  231. JEFF "TAIN" WATTS QUARTET
    Thurs SEPT 7 @ 10:30
    Metropolitan Room ONE SHOW ONLY!
    www.metropolitanroom.com
  232. BUTCH MORRIS CONDUCTS " ORCHESTRA SLANG"
    MAKOR
    SAT, OCT 21
    www.makor.com
  233. MARTIN LUTHER KING TRIBUTE CONCERT featuring OLU DARA
    with Special Guest Odetta & Guy Davis
    DateTo Be Announced
    BB King Blues, 237 West 42nd Street, NYC ~ (212) 997-4144
    www.bbkingblues.com
  234. MCCOY TYNER & SAVION GLOVER
    MAY 9-14
    Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
    www.bluenotejazz.com
    www.mccoytyner.com
    www.saviongloverproductions.com
  235. CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS FEATURING STOKLEY (of Mint Condition)
    FRIDAY MAY 26 @ 12 MIDNIGHT
    TIX SUGGESTED!
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  236. SAVION GLOVER
    APRIL 22
    UNIVERSITY of PITTSBURG, JOHNSTOWN
  237. JAZZ FOUNDATION BENEFIT GALA
    THURS MAY 4 @ APOLLO THEATRE TIX
    SUGGESTED
    www.jazzfoundation.org
  238. OLU DARA REGATTABAR
    APRIL 7 & 8
    www.regattabar.com
  239. RENEE NEUFVILLE
    APRIL 3
    ONE NIGHT ONLY!
    JAZZ STANDARD
    www.jazzstandard.com
  240. MCCOY TYNER - JUNE 11
    HEALDSBURG JAZZ FESTIVAL
    www.healdsburgjazzfestival.com
  241. McCoy Tyner w/Special Guest Savion Glover
    March 24. Aaron Davis Hall.
    (SPECIAL OPENER: JABANE ENSEMBLE with Guest RAVI COLTRANE)
    www.aarondavishall.org
  242. WORLD PREMIERE of JABANE ENSEMBLE - JANUARY 24 & 25 Blue Note
    Jazz Club Featuring ROBERT GLASPER, LIONEL LOUEKE, DERRICK
    HODGE, CHRIS DAVE, GREGOIRE MARET & BILAL
    (SPECIAL GUESTS: ROY HARGROVE & BILAL)
    www.bluenotejazz.com
  243. MOS DEF & Talib Kweki & Guests - DEC. 12 & 13 BB King Blues
    www.bbkingblues.com
  244. MARTIN LUTHER DAY TRIBUTE - BRING the YOUNG PEOPLE!
    MONDAY JANUARY, 16 7:30 PM
    THE MASTERS:
    OLU DARA with Special Guest RICHIE HAVENS
    www.bbkingblues.com
  245. CECIL TAYLOR & 2: 3 Aha
    Feb 7 & 8
    Blue Note Jazz Club,NYC
    www.bluenote.com
  246. JEFF "TAIN" WATTS PRESENTS 'TAIN' & The EBONIX: Second Childhood
    FRIDAY, DEC 30, 9:30 pm
    JOE'S PUB
    www.joespub.com
  247. SAVION GLOVER - BB KINGS, NYC
    WED, FEB 1 (ONE SHOW ONLY!!!!)
    Accompanied by a 5-piece Band!
  248. RICHIE HAVENS - OCTOBER 22, 2005
    www.bbkingblues.com
  249. GEORGE CABLES PROJECT - OCTOBER 28
    www.sfjazz.com

  250. KENN HICKS SINGS AVANTI
    Friday, November 4, 2005, 8AM
    Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center
    www.kennhicks.com
    www.jalc.org
  251. AMEL LARRIEUX - OCTBER 13, 2005
    www.bbkingblues.com
  252. JIMMY SCOTT's 80th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
    With Special Guests: DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER,
    SAVION GLOVER, AVERY BROOKS,
    BILLY PAUL and ANDY BEY
    SEPT 20-25, 2005
    www.bluenotejazz.com




    ZORA SALON
    Featuring : OSSIE DAVIS, RUBY DEE, AVERY BROOKS,
    Russell Hornsby, Patmore Lewis,
    Kevin Jackson, Lillias white, Kerry Washington
    Directed by Lloyd Richards

    August 13, 2002
    Summerstage, NYC
    www.summerstage.org
    www.ossieandruby.com
    Patmore Lewis - Artist Page
    www.lilliaswhite.com
    www.avery-brooks.com
    www.twitter.com/Russell Hornsby
    www.kerrywashington.com

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