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Jerry Portnoy Blues Quartet featuring Ricky King Russell

Blues harp virtuoso Jerry Portnoy, alumni member of the Eric Clapton Band and Muddy Waters Band comes to Chans with his big sounding quartet featuring vocal /guitarist and blues veteran Ricky King Russell. Website  YouTube

Tickes: $18

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 20:00

Sax Gordon Beadle w/Mike Tucker & Friends

The vibrant and high energy Sax Gordon Beadle returns to Chan’s with Mike Tucker. This will be one SAXTASTIC night. Website  YouTube

Tickets: $12

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/16/2013 - 20:00

Richard Vacca

Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 12:00pm

Tune in as Richard Vacca joins host Al Dean on this edition of Sunday Jazz Matinee. Richard will bring early jazz recordings: many that have never been heard. He will discuss his book, The Boston Jazz Chronicles: Faces, Places, and Nightlife 1937-1962, and the people he interviewed over the 7 and a half years he took researching and gathering the information for the book.

William Mendoza

Friday, July 12, 2013 - 7:00pm

On this edition of Latin Jazz Now, your host Jim Benitez will chat with the director of the Latin Heartbeat Orchestra (LHO), William Mendoza, about LHO and their upcoming performances.

The Latin Heartbeat Orchestra (LHO) is an engaging Latin musical ensemble comprised of New England’s most seasoned and versatile musicians. The repertoire consists of a lively collection of Latin Music ranging from the 1970’s – present as well as original compositions and arrangements, all paying tribute to the legends that were instrumental in introducing what is currently known as SALSA.

Annual Independence Day salute to America

Friday, July 5, 2013 - 2:00pm

Join Ed Gardella on the Friday Jazz Matinee for his annual Independence Day salute to America. The program will include songs that have a city or state in the title and some very special music honoring our nation’s 237th birthday.

Al Monti

Guitarist Al Monti returns to rock the blues at the house of Chan. MySpace 

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/15/2013 - 20:00

Rick Estrin

Rick Estrin was awarded the Blues Foundation’s prestigious Blues Music Award for Best Harmonica Player at the 34th annual BMA event in Memphis, TN.  Website  YouTube

Tickets: $18

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/11/2013 - 20:00

Johnny Rawls

This veteran of the blues world is thrilling audiences throughout the USA and Europe with his soulful and smooth blues vocals and classic blues guitar sounds.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/09/2013 - 20:00

John Primer & the Real Deal Blues Band

John Primer is the real deal when it comes to traditional blues.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/03/2013 - 20:00

Greg Abate & Howard Alden

Jazz Sax Master Greg Abate returns to Chans this time with special guest Jazz Guitarist Howard Alden for an evening of memorable jazz. Website  YouTube

Tickets: $15

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/02/2013 - 20:00


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