This list is compiled by Chuck Mandernach and updated every 2 weeks

  • January 2019

    Wednesday, Jan. 16

    • Melani Skybell | Table 13 | 6:30 PM | no cover
    • Mario Cruz and His Curious Muse: Mario Cruz, Paul Unger, Dennis Durick, and Tim Gilpin | Shipping and Receiving | 7:30 PM
    • “Lineage”, featuring Jeffry Eckels, Brad Leali, Sergio Pamies, and Quincy Davis | Steve’s Wine Bar | 8:00 PM
    • Elite Jazz Jam: John Adams, William Foley, & Sean McCurley | The Balcony Club | 8:00 PM | no cover
    • UNT Faculty Recital | UNT Voertman Hall | 8:00 PM | Free

    Thursday, Jan. 17

    Friday, Jan. 18

    Saturday, Jan. 19

    • Steve Sonday | May Dragon | 6:30 PM
    • Marc Toussaint Combo: Richard Powell, Dylan Castilleja, Danny Prado | Table 13 | 6:30 PM
    • Alaina Nelson with the Curt Bradshaw Quartet: Bill Eden, Kyp Green, Alan Green | Free Man Cajun Café | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Tony Hakim Band| The Kitchen Café | 7:30 PM | $10 cover
    • Mike Finkel Quartet:Karyna Micaela, John Bryant, Nathan Phelps, and Mike Finkel | Henry’s | 7:30 PM | no cover
    • Matt Tolentino| AllGood Café | 7:00 PM
    • Common Ground:Lou Harlas, Kelly Durbin, Harrell Bosarge, and Mario Cruz | Stoney’s Wine Lounge | 8:00 PM | $7.00 cover & $10.00 minimum purchase
    • Bobby Falk Trio: Randy Wensel, Aaron Irwinsky, and Bobby Falk | The Wine Therapist | 9:00 PM

    Sunday, Jan. 20

    • Jazz Duo Brunch: John Adams & Josh Hanlon | The Winewood | 11:00 AM | no cover
    • Them Bones: Tony Baker, Brian Davis, Chris Seiter, Dave Butler, Eric Swanson, andG. Robeson, Steve Sonday,Todd Parsnow, Chris Clarke, and Steve Barnes | Free Man Cajun Café & Bar | 2:00 PM | no cover
    • Dave Monsch Quartet |Time Ten Cellars | 4:00 PM | no cover
    • Rebel Alliance Jazz Ensemble| Buzz Brews | 6:30PM | no cover
    • Galen Jeterand The Dallas Jazz Orchestra | Duke’s Ice House| 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Mike Finkeland Ginny Mac | Lounge Here | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • TheJonathan Fisher Quartet featuring Shelley Carrol, Dave Zoller/Peter Rioux, Jonathan Fisher, and Andrew Griffith | The Balcony Club | 8:30 PM | no cover

    Monday, Jan. 21

    • Memphis Brass | Memphis | 7:00 pm

    Tuesday, Jan. 22

    • Jeff Robbins | Renaissance Hotel Richardson (Eisemann Performance Hall Complex) | 6:00 PM | no cover
    • Wives and Lovers: Kay Ellingson, Jennifer Martin, Kent Ellingson, Greg Herring, and Lincoln Apeland | The Balcony Club | no cover
    • L | Sweetwater Grill & Tavern | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Joel Pipkin | Café Madrid |7:00 PM | no cover
    • Chris Milyo/Pete Clagett Group | Chris Milyo, Pete Clagett, John Adams, Stefan Karlsson, and Terence Hobdy | Scat Jazz Lounge | 8:00 PM | no cover
    • The Bucklin Brothers: Scott Bucklin, Jason Bucklin,Chris Holmes, Walter Nelson | The Balcony Club | 8:30 PM

    Wednesday, Jan. 23

    • Melani Skybell | Table 13 | 6:30 PM
    • Jeff Taylor Tribute Band | Z Grill & Tap | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Miss Jones Fresh Vintage Jazz Duowith Carolyn Lee Jones and Kent Ellingson | Chocolate Secrets | 7:30 PM | no cover
    • “Lineage”, featuring Jeffry Eckels, Brad Leali,Sergio Pamies, and Quincy Davis | Steve’s Wine Bar | 8:00 PM
    • Elite Jazz Jam: John Adams, William Foley, & Sean McCurley | The Balcony Club | 8:00 PM | no cover

    Thursday, Jan. 24

    • Melani Skybell Trio with Jaelun Washington and Russ Allor | Eddie V.’s | 6:00 PM | no cover
    • Jeff Robbins Duo| Melrose Library Bar | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • An Evening with Friends featuring Stefan Karlsson, Chris Milyo, Gavin Kelso& Ed Soph | Sweetwater Grill & Tavern | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Flamenco and Latin Jazz:Joel Pipkin, Nick Jones, Lee Schloss, and Jordan Pipkin | Café Madrid | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Heather Patterson Jazz Quartet| The Kitchen Café | 7:30 PM | $10 cover
    • Lyles West Quartet: Rich McLure, Dennis Durick, and Roman Dudok | Stoney’s Wine Lounge | 7:30 PM | no cover
    • The Legacy Trio: Jim Riggs, Neil Slater, and Lynn Seaton | Steve’s Wine Bar | 8:00 PM
    • HausBone: Dennis Klophaus, George Bond, Dave Barr, Gerard Bendiks | The Balcony Club | 9:30 pm

    Friday, Jan. 25

    Saturday, Jan. 26

    Sunday, Jan. 27

    • Jazz Duo Brunch with Stefan Karlsson and Carlos Averhoff | The Winewood | 11:00 AM | no cover
    • Pecos River Brass | Free Man Cajun Café & Bar | 2:00 PM | no cover
    • Lim-Eric Book Signing (Eric Nadel’s new book) -Karyna Micaela, Mike Finkel, and Eugene Cantera | 2:00 PM | Opening Bell Coffee | no cover
    • The Mike Drake Quintet: Mike Drake, Stefan Karlsson, John Adams, Chris Milyo, and Pete Clagett | Time Ten Cellars | 4:00 PM | no cover
    • UNT One O’Clock Lab Band with guest artist Kirk Whalum Band | Winspear Hall | 6:00 PM | Tickets sold through com
    • Rebel Alliance Jazz Ensemble| Buzz Brews | 6:30 PM | no cover
    • Kay and Kent Ellingson with Mark Wilson | The Balcony Club | 6:30 PM | no cover
    • Galen Jeterand The Dallas Jazz Orchestra | Duke’s Ice House | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Mike Finkeland Ginny Mac | Lounge Here | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Kim Platko, Chris McGuire, Drew Phelps, and Andrew Griffith| Arts Fifth Avenue
    • TheJonathan Fisher Quartet featuring Shelley Carrol, Dave Zoller/Peter Rioux, Jonathan Fisher, and Andrew Griffith | The Balcony Club | 8:30 PM | no cover

    Monday, Jan. 28

    Tuesday, Jan. 29

    • Melani Skybell | Perry’s Steak House | 6:00 PM
    • Darwin Martin | Renaissance Hotel Richardson (Eisemann Performance Hall Complex) | 6:00 PM | no cover
    • Rosana Eckert Quartet | Sweet Water Grill & Tavern | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Joel Pipkin | Café Madrid | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Chris Milyo/Pete Clagett Group | Chris Milyo, Pete Clagett, John Adams, Stefan Karlsson, and Terence Hobdy | Scat Jazz Lounge | 8:00 PM | no cover
    • The Bucklin Brothers: Scott Bucklin, Jason Bucklin,Chris Holmes, and Walter Nelson | The Balcony Club | 8:30 PM

    Wednesday, Jan. 30

    • Melani Skybell | Table 13 | 6:30 PM
    • “Lineage”, featuring Jeffry Eckels, Brad Leali, Sergio Pamies, and Quincy Davis | Steve’s Wine Bar | 8:00 PM
    • Elite Jazz Jam: John Adams, William Foley, & Mike Drake | The Balcony Club | 8:00 PM | no cover

    Thursday, Jan. 31

    • Melani Skybell Trio with Russ Allor and Jaelun Washington | Eddie V’s | 6:00 PM
    • Jeff Robbins Duo| Melrose Library Bar | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Ron & the Rowdies Dixieland Band | Sweet Water Grill & Tavern | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • Flamenco and Latin Jazz: Joel Pipkin, Nick Jones, Lee Schloss, and Jordan Pipkin| Café Madrid | 7:00 PM | no cover
    • The Legacy Trio: Jim Riggs, Neil Slater, and Lynn Seaton | Steve’s Wine Bar | 8:00 PM
    • HausBone: Dennis Klophaus, George Bond, Dave Barr, and Gerard Bendiks | The Balcony Club | 9:30 pm.

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