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A unique sound that blends folk, funk, and jazz, they provide an unparalleled performance and their improvisational pop defies classification.
A Garifuna Afternoon
feat: Wanichigu Dance Company of Honduras, Aurelio Martinez & Yurumei Band & Peter poots TiTiman Flores
Abby Lincoln Quartet
Abdoy Mdacke & the Goree Xpress
Adriano Santos Quartet
Agents of Good Roots
Richmond, Virginia's Agents of Good Roots deliver a melted blend of funk and jazz, with rock and roll sensibilities trying it all together
Ali Farka Toure
Toure, the sublime guitarman from
Timbuktu, seems to assimilate the life of everywhere he goes in the sound of his guitar.
Ali Hassan Kuban and the Nubian Band
Egypt's Godfather of Nubian soul, presides over a roots package that crosses James Brown
rythms with Afro-Cuban styling
Alicia De Larrocha
All Hail Me
All Star Benefit
Over the years, the Allman brothers have gained a reputation as a"...skillful, improvisational blues-rock act."
Boston's Allstonians bring down their traditional Jamican ska, while King Chango bring their dancehall infused blend that has earned them the Village Voice distinction as best Latin Ska band in NYC. Definitely a suit and skinny tie rude boy ska night.
Altan is one of Ireland's greatest traditional bands.
Formerly the lead rapper with Tommy Boy's Groove Garden, found her niche singing after that group's
dissolution and decided to turn her lengthy book of poetry into songs.
American Chamber Trio
American composers Orchestra
Amina Claudine Myers
An American Enterprise
Andrew Jr. Boy Jones
Received national exposure in 1986 when he was invited to join the well known Paddy Noonan band. Andy recorded several albums with Noonan and now has five solo albums on Rego Records
DiFranco is a one women acoustic punk threat: confrontational, confessional and righteous.
Anne Correa & Company
Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets
W.C. Handy Award Winners for Blues Band of the year in 1992 & 1994.
Ari Hoenig/Tim Matzer
Artist Boy Wondre
Arturo Sandovai Sextet
featuring: Charles McNeill, John Chip Stephens, David Enos, Willie Jones lll & Manuel Egui Castrillo
Ashford & Simpson
One of music's most talented duos, Nickolas Asford and Valerie Simpson have not only gained success as performers with their hits like "Main Line," they have also been successful songwriters for stars like Ray Charles and Marvin Gaye.
Ashley Wilkes Band
Tearing through the country on a non stop run of sold out shows on nothing but word of mouth, great zine reviews and merchandising.
Starting in the same clubs as Robert Cray, Alice & Chains and Soundgarden in the Seattle/Tacoma area, his music is acoustic/electric guitar based with an alternative and country edge.
Average White Band
Over the years the AVB has performed around the world, proving their timeless appeal as a funky band of rhythm and blues. Formed in 1972 and still going strong in the year 2000. This band is is one of the most "sampled" bands in contemporary music.
B of Melody
B.B. King has been described as the most famous blues singer and guitarist in the world today. In 1987, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and won the Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award.
Band of Susan's
Band Together For Kids
Bands with the Kitchen
Bankhead plays a unique brand of punk-inspired pop songs with a little ska and funk thrown in for good
Barry Ryan & the Fireballs
Battle of The Blues
Ben Folds Five
benefit for Jeff Heithmar
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Bern Nix Duo
Better Off Dead
New Jersey's demented kings of the blues!
better than ezra
Big Al Brown
Big Ass Truck
Voted the Hottest Band in Memphis, by a recent poll of club owners, which was reported in Billboard.
Big Bad Johns
Big Jack Johnson
Big Stupid Guitars
Big Top Low
Notorious live performances where the players don masks, and give an incendiary performance intended to "uninhibit" rather than shock
Bill Charlap Trio
Bill Perry Blues Band
After stints with The Band and Richie Havens, Bill just recently began concentrating on his own band. Now he has blossomed into one of the top new blues acts in the country
Bill Simms & the Cold-Blooded Revue
Billy Branch & The Sons of The Blues
Billy Branch is one of the top Harmonica players in the world today. Featuring top Chicago guitarist, Carl Weathersby.
One of the finest vocalists on the British bhangra scene, Bittu ignites with the infectious Punjabi rhythms of dhol and tabla.
Black Army Jacket
Black Cat Bone
Black Rock Coalition Orchestra
Bleecker St Reality Band
This is about SOUL. No Hype, No Histrionics, Just SOUL.
Blue Number Nine
funky, soulful, melodic rock with great vocal harmonies and flute. Sort of like the Brand New Heavies...not too loud!!
Blues Foot Band
Blues in Progress
Blues Jam with Ed Sullivan
Bob Marleys Original Wailers
Bob Sharkey Quartet
Bobbito the Barber
Bobby Bell brings to his listeners his years of solid experience in live performance, fluid guitar playing and great songwriting.
Bobby Mitchell Band
"The term 'razor-sharp guitar' has become cliche. Lets just say Bobby Radcliff wields his guitar like a serrated knife."
-- The Hard Report
Bohrams Young Musicans Concert
Twisted poetry & free-verse set to heavy, driving, aggressive music performed with an industrial, gothic edge. Recent reviews describe Bombay June as "gritty & gutsy enough for the hard popular market".
James is standing on the threshold of jazz superstardom. His 1997 album 'Sweet Thing' brought him four top 3 NAC singles, two top 20 Urban AC singles, Soul Train Music Award & first instrumentalist to hit Billboard's #1 on their Heatseekers Chart
Booker T & the MG's
Boss Ross Blues
The newest voice in mizik rasin (roots music ) ex-Boukman Eksperyans sparkplug Eddy Francois and a bold new cast have taken Ginen to the forfront of Haiti's newest groove.
New Jersey's Bouncing Souls have been causing quite a stir in the waters of Punk Rock as of late, with the release of their second full length on B.Y.O Records, the dazzling "Maniacal Laughter", and the relentess touring that has gone behind it.
Brand New Heavies
Briggan Krauss' Good Kitty
Buddy Hank Band
Burn What's Left
Burr Johnson Band
Buster Williams Quartet
feat: Geri Allen, Stefon Harris & Lenny White
Buzz Bomber & the M-80s
Sound like AC/DC backing up their tour bus over Weird Al Yankovich on his moped down at the beach!
Candiria spring forth with a death meta/jazz fusion that straddles the two incredibly will, balancing the much bigger chip of Death Metal with the subtle infusion of jazz fills, licks and time changes makin this Brooklyn band an act to watch.
Carmel Quinn has delighted audiences ever since she captivated the American public as part of the Arthur Godfrey family on his famed television program.
Carnegie Hall Celebrates The Glorious M-G-M Musicals
Carnegie Hall celebrates the Music of Nat King Cole
Cascabulho are the new generation of musicians who reinvent the powerful coco & forro rhythms & renovate the traditional music of Pernambuco
This band was the best Reggae band around New York City in the 80's.
Cathedral play an incrediably hard metaled out Sabbath style rock, like bong smoking revivalists still writing songs in the blacklight poster covered bedrooms, in their parents suburban London house.
Cecil Brooks lll Organ Quartet
Cecil Payne Quintet
Cecil Tayler and his Trio
Ced-G & Kool Keith
Celebracion Dominicana! With Asa Dife
Chapman Stick Night
Charles McPherson Quartet
Charlie Prose hails from the coal country region of Pennsylvania and became a Jersey shore tradition over the past 25 years with his performances in the theatres and showrooms on the shore.
Cheili Minucci, Chuck Loeb & their Band
Cherish the Ladies
Cherish the Ladies is the premiere all-women ensemble on America's traditional Irish music scene. In what has been a male dominated field, they have won the hearts of music critics and audiences alike on both sides of the Atlantic.
Cherokee Sex Workshop
One of the best loved & most successful bands in rock history. The band's heavy mix of rock, jazz, R&B, Latin & classical played out over the course of 4 epic records. A rare accomplishment in the rock world. Famous hits are "Love Me Tomorrow, What Kind
Chico Freeman Quintet
Chico Science leads one of Brazil's most original and exciting bands; drum driven grooves
ranging from samba to makossa to hip-hop meet guitar thunder
Child of Chaos
Chizh & Co.
Choral & Orchestral Concert
"Cain is worth the attention-his dense guitar word, full bodied singing and solid original songs prove him to be a cut above the run of contemporary blues men." -- Billboard Magazine
Guitar player Mcdermott is a member of a new school of blues based performers coming out of Boston that also includes G -Love.
Chris Phillips Band
Phillips' influences draw much from the sound of late 70's/early 80's Pop; Steely Dan, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind and Fire,
One of the most prolific Gothic groups in existence, with a total of more than twenty five albums in their fifteen years, are still going strong. Formed by Rick Agnew of the Adolescents, Christian Death have packed the Limelight countless times.
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Cindy Lee Berryhill
Clara Belina and the Flying Monkeys
Clara Bellino - Savoy sensuos, bell ringing earful of joy. Clara, the vocal zigzag seductive fume, rushing like a French kiss.
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown
Brown's has an unrelenting sense of humor, grace & soul. He can turn out an authentic zydeco two-stepper, rock the house with a Bill Dogget boogie, throw down a painfully slow blues, then pick up the fiddle for a hee-haw styled breakdown.
Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown
"The sharpest yet most emotive slide guitar in town... Where the hell is this coming from and why haven't I heard from him before." &nsbp; - Tribe Magazine - Tom Gizben
Claudia Acuna Group
Claudia Hayden Project
Clint Dadian Trio
Clowns For Progress
The East Village's own Clowns For Progress play of glammy schmaltz punk, roaring and rocking yet oozing with a Mel Tomre quality. The Clowns, staying true to their name, dress the part, with makeup, tuxedos, and plenty of goofy posturing.
On the suave side of the lounge surf aisle at times, and at others with
twang and interesting ideas, the Coffin Daggers use subtle changes in arrangement to great affect when covering familiar standards --Reverb Central
Colder Thy Kiss
After several years of musical and spiritual incubation, Colie Brice is ready to
emerge. His debut solo album New Age Blues, features songs and sounds that
express a yearning to understand the deeper meaning of life.
An academy of country music nomination for song of the year and a top ten album of the year. USA TODAY, says " it's not hard to understand why Collin Raye is considered one of contemporary country music's hottest stars."
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen
Led by Cody's rollicking piano playing they were named the best live band of 1975 by Billboard International.
Coney Island Rain
The Continental Drifters ' Peter Holsapple (ex-db and REM's fifth man), susan Cowsill (the Cowsills), Vicki Peterson (ex-Bangles and Go-go's maternity leave replacement) and assorted others form an all-star coalition of grassroots American rockers.
Cornelius Claudio Kreusch
Cows in the Graveyard
Craig Handy Quartet
Crosby Stills & Nash
Culture and Michael Mafiano
Culture with Enchantaz
Cyrus Chestnut Trio
& Kengo Nakamura, Neal Smith
Dana Jarred Collective
Danny Kalb/Steve Katz
Darik and The Funbags
Daryl Hall & John Oates
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Dave Ellis Group
Dave Pietro Quartet
Dave Thompson Band
Not exactly jazz-folk, but listeners on either side of that divide will be won over. They've appeared twice on Fast Folk recordings and have a self-titled CD of their own.
David Kane's Them Jazzbeards
David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness
David S. Ware
David Sanchez Quintet
"?the most profound young tenor saxophonist working today..." - Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune, Sanchez stands out as one of the genre's most innovative and exciting artists.
David Wantz Trio
David Weiss Octet
Days of Wild
Prince Tribute with a style all their own that covers, but does not copy.
Dead Sea Apple
Dede St. Prix Martinique Days
Deep Banana Blackout
From soul, funk and jazz to latin, metal and psychedelia, their diverse sound combines elements of the many influences that the band has acquired over the years.
This young Brooklyn based tenor saxophonist has produced an awesome recording that every jazz enthusiast should become familiar with.
Capri started out working in his father's grocer Store, he would mimic his customers and it wasn't long untill he was a full-fledged impressionst and dazzling us with his humor throughout America
Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Star
DJ Bally Sagoo
DJ Johnnie "O" & The Flying Neutrinos
DJ Nino Torre & The Flying Neutrinos
DJ's Roni Size & Die
Don Byron & Music for Six Musicians
Don Glaser Trio
Dr. Hector & The Groove Injectors
Great Blues featuring former guitarist from Grinderswitch Dru Lombar
Drew Gress' Jagged Sky
Drinkin' & Cheatin'
This funny man from County Clare in Ireland, incorporates many characters in his performance including "Father Ned", "Agnes O'Malley and Shamus."
Earl Davis and Majic Spirit
Earth Eatz Dog!
Eddie Henderson Group
Eddie Henderson Quintet
Eddie Palmieri & Hilton Ruiz
Ehud Asherie Trio
El Vez has honed his performances into absolute works of madness and merriness, with as many as seven costume changes in a one hour set
Elaine Elais Trio
Electric Death, a psycho dynamic power rock trio was formed in the Lower Eastside of New York City.
Eli Fountains Percussion Discussion
Eliot Zigmond Quartet
Elisabeth Kontomanou & her Trio
Elle B. & Jaylin
Elliott Sharp's Terraplane
"Tenor Sax, guitar & steel guitar /electronics master Elliott Sharp's brings you the Terraplane. Drummer/Sim Cain, Saxophonist/Sam Furnace, David Hofstra/bass&tuba.This hard driving band pushes the blues idiom into the 21st Century"- JazzFest
Elvin Jones reunion band
ends of Tom Clark Benefit
Engines of Aggression
Ernie White Band
Tribute to Jouney
Ether Park is a band whose original songs deliver an alternative pop punch to life's little dramas.
Exedor 'Saturdays' Communion
Eye Wish Eye
Fabrica De Nueva York
Festival of India
Fiji Mariners, led by the Godfather of Alternative Southern Rock, Colonel Bruce Hampton.
Finals of the Birgit Nilsson Prize Competition
Fingers Taylor with the Jumpin Johnny Sansone Band
Flat Foot Sam
Bass, the R & B legend who soared to prominence in 1965 with the classic
"Rescue Me," has returned to her gospel roots.
Four Blind Mice
This phenomenal contemporary folk trio will easily draw you in with their 'Peter, Paul & Mary' harmonies
Four Color Manual