The program of this year’s Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival brings together a wide range of musical styles under its umbrella, from the traditional jazz of Dr Don’s Double Dose to the modern sounds of Out of Abingdon, which promises shades of Bjork, Nina Simone and
Then there’s the ‘hot soul, funk and blues’ of Doug Williams & the Mix. Ex-pat American Doug has played on tour with Stevie Wonder, Tina Turner, James Brown, Ray Charles, Renee Geyer and Kate Cebrano, so he should really get the Leagues Club jumping.
With 80 performances on for free at over 30 venues, and a concert in the park on Sunday, you really need to get yourself a program and start planning your weekend now.
Details: 11-13 March, various venues. Look for a program around town or download one from www.kiamajazz.com