The second annual SLO Jazz Festival steps it up a notch or three with headliner Joshua Redman gracing the Main Stage in downtown’s Mission Plaza. This all day event features a high voltage, international lineup the Jazz world’s finest, including Grammy award winning saxophonist Paul McCandless, plus Cuban virtuoso pianist, Alfredo Rodriguez and his trio. You’ll bust a move to San Francisco’s own Lavey Smith,her Red Hot Skillet Lickers and their legendary high energy swing. The day features music on 3 stages, music clinics, great local beer and wine, and a wide variety of culinary choices.
The San Luis Obispo Collection is proud to sponsor downtown SLO’s new “Fresh Picked Concert Series,” held monthly during Thursday Night’s Farmers’ Market. This months show features SLO’s raucus garage-blues standouts, The Ragged Jubilee. Embracing the raw sound and energy of classic rock, they have a passion for anything that gets feet stompin’ and bodies moving. They’ll be playing the Harvest Stage across from Court Street during farmers market this thursday night. Here’s a little preview of what you can expect. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28xAtGl_wHE#t=138