COMING IN JULY!! THE SONGBYRD: HER NEW RELEASE “INSIDE MYSELF”


SHERI SONGBYRD Layin’ Down Righteous Grooves Releasing “INSIDE MYSELF” Buy your tixs today for Sheri Songbyrd “Inside Myself” CD Release Party and Show.       PICK UP YOUR DOWNLOADS TODAY or Purchase CD from the Soul Songtress.  Sheri SongByrd is Inviting all her fans and friends to her big Record Release Gala in the Inland…

BASSIST JUINI BOOTH QUARTET APPEARING AT SMALLS JAZZ CLUB


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Saturday, August 6, 2016   7:30 PM – 8:30 PM only THE JUINI BOOTH QUARTET “Buhainia ‘s Delight” – The Music of Freddie Hubbard   JUINI BOOTH (bass) // JOSH EVANS (trumpet) // BENITO GONZALEZ (piano) // KUSH ABADEY (drums)  Smalls Jazz Club 183 West 10th Street New York City,…

PHILLY PRODIGAL SON McCOY TYNER HONORED BY MAYOR NUTTER & CITY


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posted by  Robert J. Carmack   #@blues2jazzguy HE’S WIDELY considered one of the most influential jazz pianists of the 20th century, and yesterday McCoy Tyner was given the keys to the city – or our equivalent, a brass, mini Liberty Bell. Mayor Nutter recognized Tyner as the 2015 Jazz Legend…

WHO ARE THE POCKET JAZZ CONTRIBUTORS: LEADERSHIP/FACILITATORS


POCKET JAZZ MANAGEMENT ~ Robert J. Carmack-Band Leader,Producer, Writer, Actor, Director, Publicity, Percussion, Photo Artists: Chuck Koton, Robert J. Carmack, Valerie Huffman-Herring, Craig Johnson Artists (Painters, Assemblage,Graphics) SAM PACE, MICHAEL BRADLEY, SANDRA MARCHAND Musicians: Robert J. Carmack -percussion/sax/spoken word,Bobby West-Piano, Keyboards,music directo ~Andrew Acosta, all Percussion & Toys, Don Littleton Traps/ Percussion, Pablo Cologero -flutes,saxes…

POCKET JAZZ PRESENTS: CHARLIE YARDBIRD PARKER “21 TOOT SALUTE!”


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Coming August 2019  a nationwide Yardbird Parker 21 Toot salute on Charlie Parker’s 99th birthday in Los Angeles and the World. Robert J. Carmack of newly created Pocket Jazz productions are planning a 2020 celebration of “Bird at 100” project .. a 3 day event involving artists, jazz musicians, poets…

RETRO HIPSTER -SONNY FORTUNE: THANK GOD FOR THAT DAY JOB


Originally posted on Hipster Sanctuary:
posted by CHUCK KOTON,  Photo Journalist Contributor “ I was in the learning stage and I was going to jam sessions with guys who became the cats. ” With an auspicious name like Sonny Fortune, could there be any doubt that this man would find success and fulfillment down whatever path he chose to follow in life.…

SISTAS’ DOIN’ IT : FIREY STRING SISTAS!


Coming April 20th 2019  a creative, diverse Jazz chamber-like Improvisational music in an all-female band . I will be chatting with the founder and leader of this band of stellar musicians, Ms. Nioka Workman and the Firey String Sistas, they also include the offspring of legendary jazz musicians.. follow us on http://www.hipstersanctuary.com