This excellent, upbeat band is one of the best around that plays spot-on classic ‘50s-‘80s rock. Jefferson Airplane, Beatles, CCR, Eagles and more. Excellent musicians with great vocal harmonies – and Arie’s awesome lead vocals! A JC favorite – they are lots of fun, very good and very entertaining! Arie Shively (lead singer, guitar), Larry Reese (bass, singer), Kerry Patesel (guitar, mandolin, singer), Kevin Truman (percussion.)
Award-winning Westerville singer/songwriter duo, Marco and Sarah Castro, perform wonderful originals (Pumpkin Pie, My Dear) and creative covers (Billie Jean). They tour central Ohio, NYC, and Europe! Fun, upbeat, and a great favorite of JC!
Michael Swift and son, Andrew, make a great duo – powerhouse vocals and excellent guitar! Mike has 3 octaves and a trained voice while Andrew is a very talented guitarist. Ralph Leesburg is a talented and very fun singer/songwriter who covers oldies and crafts wonderfully witty original songs. Ralph is also a member of the very popular Bead People.
John Morgan is an excellent fingerstyle guitarist and singer – and a wonderful entertainer! He performs throughout Columbus, and leads our Tuesday night jams. His current CD, Quiet World, is a staple on NPR and his music has been featured in ads, television, and movies. John will be in special band mode this time, joined by an excellent trio including pianist Craig Allen, bassist Don Smith, and drummer Paul Batchelder, with special guest vocalists!
Special jazz night!!!
Come enjoy the internationally known trumpet virtuoso and singer Byron Stripling (Artistic Director for the Columbus Jazz Orchestra) play with Bobby Floyd, a nationally acclaimed jazz pianist. Byron Stripling has shared the stage wth notable jazz greats such as Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, the Boston Pops and more! Bobby Floyd has played with many greats such as RayCharles, Dionne Warwick, Doc Severinson, and Arturo Sandoval!
Grassahol is a high energy Bluegrass/Americana band who perform all over central Ohio and the Midwest. They are known for their musicianship and tight vocal harmonies. Come check out Larry Wright (guitar, vocals), Larry Shicks (guitar, mandolin, fiddle, vocals), Carl Yaffey (banjo), and Heidi White (upright bass, vocals) play covers and original bluegrass, Americana, country, and folk!
RJ has performed in top festivals and halls throughout the country – from Sisters Folk Festival in Oregon to The Rocky Mountain Festival in CO to The Bluebird in Nashville! And NPR’s MOUNTAIN STAGE – W.VA! Her songs are filled with warmth, wry humor, honest emotions – accompanied by her wonderful guitar playing. A special night!