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Live Jazz Brunch with Blake Newman

EVERY SATURDAY & SUNDAY Beat Hôtel offers the perfect brunch for adults and kids alike with our scrumptious food, creative brunch libations and great live music!

CLASSIC JAZZ

Bassist and composer Newman was born in New York City and was drawn to music at an early age. He entertained himself for hours on end by playing piano. Blake has always had a flair for the exotic and his musical tastes have been no exception. He’s had the good fortune to be able to explore a wide array of musical traditions with some great musicians.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/02/2014 - 10:00

Guy Gilchrist

Date: 
Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 10:30pm
Program: 

The cartoon, Nancy has been an iconic part of America for over 80 years. Even with the demise of newspapers and the comic sheet it still retains its popularity. Now with mobile apps and the internet Nancy is being introduced to a new generation. Why does Nancy after 80 years and without changing retain such popularity? Why are so many cartoons that made their debuts in the 1930s still going strong? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al speaks with Guy Gilchrist the mind behind Nancy for the past 20 years.

Amy Lynn and the Gunshow

NYC ROADHOUSE BLUES

Vocalist Amy Lynn brings her own unique flair and vocal gymnastics to the diva tradition, adding a quirky, down-to-earth humor to her unconventional shows.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/01/2014 - 22:00

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Blake Newman

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/01/2014 - 18:30

Roots & Revival

Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Early recordings from collectors like the Lomaxes and the Warners, followed by more modern arrangements of those same songs, as well as various versions of child ballads, old maritime songs, and more!

A Special WICN Kids Show

Date: 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Featuring two hours of songs for kids (from Peter-Paul-&-Mary, the Cumberland Trio, Betty Lehrman, the Chad Mitchell Trio, and many others) with special guest co-host Addison Daly (back by popular demand!) followed by two hours of songs about kids, from such artists as Eric Sinclair, Rob Lytle, Dar Williams, and more).

People Vs Larsen

Information & Tickets HERE

Event Date: 
Mon, 08/04/2014 - 20:00

Dhimo Trio

Date: 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

The Albanian-born electric bassist and his trio specialize in fierce, soulful, funky workouts on jazz, pop, and original tunes attracting their fans always.

Brian Auger

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00pm
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For over forty years, Brian Auger has been a musician’s musician. Jazz pianist, bandleader, session man, Hammond B3 innovator, and key player in the rise of jazz/rock fusion, Brian has done it all and then some. An incredible gentleman with one of the most varied careers in music, he has incorporated jazz, early British pop, R&B, soul and rock into an incredible catalog that has won him legions of fans all over the world.

Larry Coryell

Date: 
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 6:00pm
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Jazz-Rock pioneer , guitarist Larry Coryell has drawn on musical styles beyond these two forms, throughout his career. He continues to be inspired by a wide array of influences, everything from Tolstoy to Buddism and discusses this, and the challenge of writing his first opera.

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