Karrin Allyson Trio

$25/Adv $30/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…utter musical fearlessness…” – The Los Angeles Times Karrin Allyson sails through musical genres as easily as a chameleon changes colors. From the Great American songbook to Brazilian jazz melodies, pop music selections, and the innovations of American jazz composers Coltrane, Ellington, and Monk, the four-time [...]

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Wednesday, October 15, 8:00 PM Transporter Tickets:  $15.00 Ticket Outlet(s): Streetlight Records, 939 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz Doors: 7:30 PM Transporter is the outcome of 20 years of musical collaboration between Shauneen McElroy (vocals and bass) and Gene “Dario” Dickinson (vocals and guitar). The band creates beautiful sonic space that transports the listener. Based in [...]

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Joomanji – Club Kuumbwa

$5 at the door All ages $2 Budweiser With the self-proclaimed band interests being Jerk Chicken & Fender Rhodes, Joomanji is a unique mix of crisp horns, smooth vocals, and groovy vinyl samples with drums and bass you’ll not soon forget. Make every day a Joomanji day. www.facebook.com/joomanjimusic


First Annual Santa Cruz Comedy Festival

Tickets available at the door beginning at 7:00 PM. Cash only. Doors: 8:00 PM General Admission Only More info: 530-592-5250 The First Annual Santa Cruz Comedy Festival features a star-studded extravaganza of stand-up comics. Ten stand-up comics who have either been on national television, appeared at comedy festivals around the country or been voted “Best of the [...]

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Finals: 39th Annual San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition

Tickets: $35 front row, $25 general admission Advance Tickets: www.ticketweb.com Doors: 7:30 PM More info: 415-302-0519 CHUCKLES BY THE SEA — Mad cap MIckey Joseph will host a hilarious 39th Annual San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition finals round show at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center on Saturday night. Mickey, himself a past comedy competition finalist, recently gave [...]

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Pacific Mambo Orchestra

At the Cocoanut Grove Ballroom @ Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk $30/Adv $35/Doors No Comps Doors: 7:00 PM Free Salsa dance lesson with Mario Avila begins at 7:30 PM Ticket holders must be 21 and over to attend this event. Sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank Media Sponsors: Good TimesSantaCruz.com & KUSP 88.9 FM “…evolving the Latin Big Band [...]

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An evening with Andrea Gibson

Tickets: $15 Advance Tickets: www.catalystclub.com The catalyst Box Office is open daily from 3pm  – 1am or online tickets at: www.ticketfly.com Andrea Gibson is not gentle with her truths. It is this raw fearlessness that has led her to the forefront of the spoken word movement– the first winner of the Women’s World Poetry Slam –Gibson has headlined prestigious [...]

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Toulouse Engelhardt “Segovia of Surf”

Tickets $20 Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com More info: info@toulousemusic.com or 949-395-2398 Penned the “Segovia of Surf” by music critics, TOULOUSE ENGELHARDT, the celebrated fingerstyle guitar virtuoso, composer and humorist was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, but has lived the majority of his years in Southern California beach culture. Toulouse Engelhardt has earned accolades from serious critics of [...]


A Benefit for Freedom Within Prison Project

Tickets: $20/Advance $25/Door Advance Tickets: www.BrownPaperTickets.com Doors: 7:00 PM More info: 831-469-3184 A Benefit for Freedom Within Prison Project Come join us as we help support the Freedom Within Prison Project, which has a mission to to change the culture inside prisons and jails, from one of violence and gang oppression, to a place where [...]


New West Guitar Group featuring Sara Gazarek

October 18, 2014, 7:30 PM $25.00 General Admission Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com Doors: 6:45 PM More info: (831) 426-2313 Join us for an evening of music with the acclaimed New West Guitar group playing exclusively on Jeff Traugott Guitars and featuring singer Sara Gazarek. The concert will be at the intimate setting of the Kuumbwa Jazz Center [...]

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