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Brian Thomas / Alex Lee-Clark Big Band

18 Piece Hammond Organ Powered Original Funk/Soul/Hip Hop/Jazz Big Band. This is not your daddy's big band!! (unless your daddy is James Brown!)

Featuring Beau Sasser, Jeff Lockhart, Steve Fell, Ted Sullivan, Pete Levesque, Mark Zaleski, Dino Govoni, Paul Lieberman, Jared Sims, Jeff Galindo, Brian Thomas, Clayton DeWalt, Angel Subero, Yaure Muniz, Alex Lee-Clark, Tren Austin, & Eric Bloom.

Tickets: $15pp

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/07/2014 - 20:00

Bluegrass Bash w/Southern Rail

Southern Rail’s performances are high energy exuberant fun, with riveting harmonies, irrepressible humor and sparkling banjo and mandolin solo work. The group’s reverence for the traditional shines throughout their live concerts and recordings, and is reflected in their prolific songwriting. This is one of Linden Tree’s favorite bluegrass shows—not to be missed! http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/southernrail3

Tickets: $18

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Event Date: 
Sat, 01/11/2014 - 20:00

Lance Lorusso

Date: 
Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Is law enforcement too quick to use deadly force? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al is joined by former police office and now attorney Lance Lorusso. They will be talking about the use of police enforcement tactics and why many critics feel that deadly force is so problematic in this country,

Singing the Dream

Date: 
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Four hours of music in celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Telling Stories In Song

Date: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Featuring songs from Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Barbara Dane, Schooner Fare, Harry Chapin, Gordon Lightfoot, the Limeliters, and so many more; and featuring an interview with the wonderfully talented singer-songwriter Jen Chapin.

Lincoln Paine and Richard A. Bradley

Date: 
Sunday, January 19, 2014 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Since the beginning of civilizations, people have been developing technologies to allow them to go out on the water. Seafaring has been critical for trade, conquest and warfare. Our guest tonight on Inquiry is maritime historian Lincoln Paine who has written a stunning new monumental book titled The Sea and Civilizaton: A Maritime History of the World. Tune in and learn about how the peoples of Oceania navigated out-riggers and double canoes across the wide Pacific thousands of years ago. Tonight we welcome back Richard A.

Incognito

Date: 
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

The enduring success of Incognito is one of the great stories of UK music during the last 20 years. Look at the recent history of soulful UK artists and you will find any number of short-lived acts that have achieved pop success. Narrow the list to those that have created a uniquely British sound and that have endured as a global phenomenon on their own terms and the list becomes short. Dues, then, to Jean-Paul 'Bluey' Maunick and Incognito, formed in 1980 and celebrating 25 years of positive vibes and undiluted jazz funk in 2005.

Ronny Jordan

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

Contemporary/acid/urban jazz guitarist, Ronny Jordan.

Javon Jackson

Date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

Javon Jackson is a jazz tenor saxophonist who came into international prominence as a member of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. As a member of Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, Javon toured and made many recordings with the legendary drummer. In addition to Blakey, Jackson has toured and recorded with Elvin Jones, Freddie Hubbard, Betty Carter, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Donald Byrd, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Richard Davis, Bobby Hutcherson, Curtis Fuller and Stanley Turrentine. He's appeared on 125 recordings, including his own as bandleader.

Dave Tull

Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 6:00pm
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Drummer Dave Tull has provided rhythm for everyone from Chuck Magione and Michael Buble, to JackSheldon and Family Guy creator Seth McFarlane. While Dave has also occasionally sung a tune or two with these groups and others, he has recently focused on performing his own beautiful melodies and often hilarious lyrics. Dave is a favorite among jazz musicians, who relish his spot on laments of the sometimes ridiculous challenges jazz musicians face.

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