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If you have a gig or an event that you'd like us to include on the calendar, please send the information to ksmhof@gmail.com far enough in advance as possible to insure it gets posted before the event. Please send any corrections to the same address. Our calendar is updated weekly.

Jim Stringer
Mondays (first & third), Austin, TX - The White Horse (AM Band)
Wednesdays (every other), Austin, TX - Broken Spoke (T. Jarrod Bonta)
Thursdays (second, third & fifth), Austin, TX - Satellite Bistro (T. Jarrod Bonta)
Sundays (first & third), Austin, TX - Scholz Beer Garten (Jim's Country Jam)
Max Groove
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Danny's Big Easy
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Qudo's
Wednesdays & Fridays, Kansas City, MO - Chaz on the Plaza, Raphael Hotel
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - GiGi's Jazz Inn & Gallery
D.C. Bellamy
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - GiGi's Jazz Inn & Gallery
Tom DeMasters
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Jazz Club (w/Millie Edwards & Mike Moreland)
Millie Edwards
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Jazz Club (w/Tom Demisters & Mike Moreland)
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Café Trio (Mike Pagan)
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Unity Village Church (Mike Pagan)
Bill "Jazzbo" Hargrave
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Mark Pender w/Jimmy Vivino & Basic Cable Band
Monday-Thursday, Conan on TBS-TV
Tyler Gregory
Mondays, Lawrence, KS - Papa Keno's (bluegrass open mic)
Wednesdays, Lawrence, KS - Jazzhaus
J.D. Summers
Mondays, Olathe, KS - Lumpy's Bar & Grill (Funk Out With Your Junk Out Open Jam)
Magic Band
Mondays, Wichita, KS - Stadium Sports Bar
Lonnie McFadden
Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Dance Works Conservatory (Tap Dance Classes)
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Chaz at the Hotel Raphael
Wednesdays, Overland Park, KS - West Chase Grille
Thursdays (every other), Kansas City, MO - Intercontinental Hotel Oak Room
Fridays, Kansas City, MO - The Phoenix Jazz Club
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Plaza III
Amanda Wish
Mondays, Gladstone, MO - Hideout
Billy Snow
Tuesdays, Tulsa, OK - Scotty's Bar
Wednesdays, Tulsa, OK - Pickles
Doug "Chappie" Chapman
Tuesdays, Manhattan, KS - O'Malley's
Everette DeVan Trio
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Jazz Club (Jazz Jam)
Roger Walls
Tuesdays (first), Montreal, QC - Montreal House of Jazz
Tim Whitmer
Tuesdays & Fridays, Kansas City, MO - Accurso's Restaurant (w/Tom DeMasters)
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Café Trio
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Jazz Club (w/KC Express)
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Community Christian Church
Abel Ramirez's Big Band
Tuesdays, North Kansas City, MO - Finnegan's
Lonnie Ray
Tuesdays, Lawrence, KS - Slow Ride Roadhouse (open jam)
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - The Levee
Fridays (second), Kansas City, MO - Phoenix
Fridays (fourth), Kansas City, MO - Jezz Louisiana Kitchen
Saturdays (second), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Larry van Loon
Tuesdays, Nashville, TN - Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie in Printer's Alley
Kirsten Paludan
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - The Bulldog (Troubadour Music Night)
Hermon Mehari Trio
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Majestic
Billie Preston
Tuesdays (first), Derby, KS - Westview
Mobeta Blues Band
Tuesdays, Wichita, KS - Betty's Runway Lounge (Open Jam)
Tommy Taylor
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Home Field Bar & Grill
Jeff Toda
Tuesdays, Topeka, KS - College Hill Tavern (Acoustic Debauchery)
Thursdays, Topeka, KS - That Place (Acoustic Debauchery)
Mark Lowrey
Tuesdays, Kansas City, MO - Dr. Love's Firehouse Grill
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - Café Trio
Fridays, Kansas City, MO - Green Lady Lounge
Sundays & Mondays, Kansas City, MO - Majestic
Rock, Paper, Scissors
Tuesdays (Last), Kansas City, MO - RecordBar
Rich Hill
Tuesdays (first & second), Kansas City, MO - Seasons 52
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Majestic Restaurant & Californos
Ryan Lee
Tuesdays (first), Kansas City, MO - Green Lady Lounge (w/Paul Shinn)
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Green Lady Lounge (w/Paul Shinn)
Knock Kneed Sally
Tuesdays
Rick Bacus
Tuesdays (every other), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen (trio w/Monique Danielle)
Saturdays (every other), Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Bar & Grill (w/Monique Danielle & Rod
Lincoln)
Saturdays (third), Overland Park, KS - Quasimodo
Dan Bliss
Tuesdays (second), Kansas City, MO - Pot Pie
Thursdays (first), Kansas City, MO - Phoenix (w/Rod Fleeman)
Thursdays (second) Leavenworth, KS - JW Crankers (w/Rod Fleeman)
Fridays (first), Lawrence, KS Dynamite Saloon
Monique Danielle
Tuesdays (every other), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen (w/Rick Bacus)
Fridays, Kansas City, MO - Drum Room, Presidents Hotel (w/Rick Bacus)
Saturdays (every other), Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Bar & Grill (w/Rick Bacus & Rod Lincoln)
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Center for Spiritual Living
Janet Jameson
Tuesdays (last), Kansas City, MO - RecordBar (Rock, Paper, Scissors)
Bob Walkenhorst
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - RecordBar
Carol Spears & Beer Bellies
Wednesdays (first & third), Lawrence, KS - Johnny's Tavern
Karl Berkebile
Wednesdays, Granbury, TX - Rio Brazos Music Hall
Thursdays-Saturdays, Rockwall, TX - Agave
Saturdays, Arlington, TX - Improv
OJT (Organ Jazz Trio)
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - Green Lady Lounge
Doug Toon
Wednesdays (every other) Independence, KS - Uncle Jack's
Shinetop Jr.
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que
Billy Ebeling & Late For Dinner Band
Wednesdays (first, third & fourth), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Wednesdays (second), Kansas City, MO - Quasimodo's
Thursdays (alternating), Kansas City, KS - Jazz Louisiana Legends (solo)
Fridays (second), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Knuckleheads (Open Jam)
Saturdays (third), Kansas City, KS - Jazz Louisiana Legends
Miss Major & Her Minor Mood Swings
Wednesdays (third), Kansas City, MO - Knucklehead's Saloon
Dave Hayes Band
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - Woodsweather Cafe
Tater & Gravy Train
Wednesdays (most), Kansas City, MO - Harry's Country Club
Amanda Wish
Wednesdays, Kansas City, KS - Wheat State Pizza
KC Kelsey
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - GiGi's Jazz Inn
Sundays (third), Gladstone, MO - Hide Out Blues Bar (Open Jam)
All That Jazz
Wednesdays (during warm weather), Fridays & Saturdays, Overland Park, KS - Ya's Ya's EuroBstro
R & B Experience
Wednesdays, Blue Springs, MO - Joe's Standard Bar (Jam)
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO = Groove Station
Adam Wyatt
Wednesdays, Lee's Summit, MO - Eddie's Lounge (acoustic jam)
Levee Town
Wednesdays, Kansas City, MO - Roxy (open jam)
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Knucklehead's Saloon (open jam)
KBS Open Blues Jam
Wednesdays (last), Wichita, KS - The Shamrock
Sitting Ducks
Wednesdays, Tulsa, OK - Chicory & Chives Café and The Cranky Cajun Bar (Trio)
Thursdays (third), Tulsa, OK - T.G.I. Friday's (Bike Mixer)
Chris Biggs
Wednesdays (every other), Manhattan, KS - Little Grill
Rick Moors
Wednesdays, Westlake Village, CA - Bogies (Urban Dread)
Fridays, Agoura Hills, CA - Padri Restaurant (Urban Dread)
Saturdays, Redondo Beach, CA - Naja's Place (Urban Dread)
Blue 88 Band
Wednesdays (second), Topeka, KS - Lazy Toad (Open Jam Session)
The Phantom
Wednesdays, Liberty, MO - Club 906 (night Scapes)
Kentucky Gentlemen
Wednesdays, Wichita, KS - Speakeasy Lounge
Lynn Zimmer & Jazz Band
Wednesdays-Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Gaslight Grill
Rod Fleeman
Thursdays (first), Kansas City, MO - Phoenix (w/Dan Bliss)
Thursdays (second), Leavenworth, KS - JW Crancers (w/Dan Bliss)
Clyde Bysom & Junkyard Jazz
Thursdays, Lawrence, KS - American Legion
Roger Walls
Thursdays, Montreal, QC - Griffintown Café (One Two Trio)
John Paul's Flying Circus w/Bill Dye
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que
Prime Time
Thursdays, Kansas City, KS - Double T's Roadhouse
BluesBerry Jam
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Accurson's Italian Restaurant (blues jam)
Star Blues Band (Shooting Star offshoot)
Thursdays (most), Overland Park, KS - Fuel
Donnie Miller & Rude Awakening
Thursdays, Lebanon, TN - Jimmy's Bar & Grill (Blues jam)
Sundays, Lebanon, TN - Brew & Cue (Blues jam)
Big John Amaro & 39th Street Blues Band
Thursdays, Jefferson City, MO - The Mission
Mike Ning & Friends
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Café Cedar Mediterranean Restaurant & Bar (jazz jam)
Side Show Trio
Thursdays, Independence, MO - Kickstand (Jam)
Dixie Cadillacs
Thursdays, Independence, MO - RG's Lounge
Skeletons
Thursdays, Springfield, MO - Skeletons
Elaine McMilian
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Czar (Songwriter showcase)
Grand Marquis
Thursdays Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Az One
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - The Levee
Johnny I & Receders
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Fat Fish Blue @ Zona Rosa
November 11, Camdenton, MO - Malarkey's (KC Blues Society Jam)
Oasis
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - DiCarlo's Mustard Seed (Open Jam)
JDS Band
Thursdays, Independence, MO - Kickstand (Open Jam)
Steve Downey & Cindy Summer
Thursdays (first & third), Wichita, KS - Minisi Park (senior dance)
Diamond W Wranglers
Thursdays-Saturdays, Wichita, KS - Old Cowtown Museum
Dennis LaPlant
Thursdays, Sedalia, MO - Dickie Doo BBQ
Santa Fe All Stars (featuring Susan Hyde-Holmes)
Thursdays, Santa Fe, NM - Tiny's Restaurant & Lounge
Millage Gilert & Down Home Blues Band
Thursdays, Kansas City, MO - Danny's Big Easy
Brody Buster
Thursdays, North Kansas City, MO - Firehouse Bar
Sundays (last), Kansas City, MO - The Phoenix
Jerry Hahn
Fridays, Overland Park, KS - Thai Place
Rachelle Coba
Fridays, Wichita, KS - LeMonde
Jukes
Fridays (first), Wichita, KS - The Kiln
Jason Vivone & Billy Bats
Fridays (first), Kansas City, MO - Coda Bar & Grill
Blueprint Jazz
Fridays, Lawrence, KS - iBar @ Ingredient
Ben Kincaid
Fridays, Wichita, KS - Torre's (open jam)
Old Crows featuring Mo Paul
Fridays (first & third), Overland Park, KS - Quasimodo
Bob Reeder
Fridays-Sundays, Weston, MO - O'Malley's Pub
Bram Wijnands
Fridays & Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Majestic Restaurant (Bram Wijnands Trio)
Bill Gladden
Fridays & Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Tasso's Greek Restaurant
Ticklers
Fridays (fourth), Kansas City, KS - Jazz  Louisiana Kitchen @ Legends
Darrell Lea
Fridays, Overland Park, KS - Papa Keno's Pizza
Sundays, Lawrence, KS - Papa Keno's Pizza
Ellie Smith & The Commotion
Fridays (second), Topeka, KS - Serendipity
Lonesome Hank & Heartaches
Fridays (fourth), Kansas City, MO - Jazz Louisiana Kitchen
Mama Ray
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que (jam)
David Basse
Saturdays, Lawrence, KS - Kansas Public Radio (Jazz Scene)
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Kansas City Marriott Downtown (12th Street Jump, Public
 Radio's Jazz Blues and Comedy Jam)
Midwestern Icons
Saturdays, Woodland Hills, CA - Dirty Bull Tavern
Craig "Twister" Steward
Saturdays (fourth), Wichita, KS - Two Brothers BBQ-West
Crumpletons
Saturdays (first, September-November, February-tfn), Lawrence, KS - Jazzhaus
November 30, Lawrence, KS - Jazzhaus
Wichita Guitar Society
Saturdays (second), Wichita, KS - Wichita Baha'I Center
Mean-Eyed Cats
Saturdays, Wichita, KS - C. Major's Rockin' Daddy's
Berry Harris
Saturdays, Wichita, KS - Bite Me BBQ
Jay EuDaly
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que (Mama Ray)
Camp Harlow
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - The Levee
Chet Nichols
Saturdays, Ingleside, IL - Fanella's
Rich Margolis
Saturdays, Manchester, NH - Hanover Street Chophouse
AlphaCats (featuring Susan Hyde Holmes)
Saturdays (second), Santa Fe, NM - El Meson
Jason Fox
Saturdays, Kansas City, MO - Groove Station (Live blues jam)
Steve Andrews Band
Saturdays, North Kansas City, MO - Johnny's Backyard
Wichita Blues Society
Saturdays (first), Wichita, KS - Underground (Youth Jam)
Candace Evans
Saturdays (last), Kansas City, MO - Piropos Briarcliff Restaurant & Piano Bar
Little Joe & Wisemen
Saturdays (first), Lawrence, KS - El Matador
Crossed Eyed Cat
Saturdays (First & Third), Overland Park, KS - Quasimodo
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Groove Station
Lee McBee & Confessors
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que
Ardys Ramberg
Sundays (first), Lawrence, KS - Gaslight
Bob Reeder
Sundays, Weston, MO - O'Malley's Pub
Ray Drew Blues Review
Sundays, Wichita, KS - Showcase Lounge
Drew Dimmel
Sundays, Grandview, MO - Faith Ministries
Shawn Ward (StraightShot)
Sundays, Bonner Springs, KS - Kobi's
Millage Gilbert
Sundays, Kansas City, MO - Woodsweather Cafe
Home Brew
Sundays, Manhattan, KS - The Little Grill
Jeremy Butcher
Sundays, Topeka, KS - That Place (open jam)
Queen Bees (featuring Debby Boyer)
Sundays, Indiatlantic, FL - Lou's Blues Upstairs (beginning again in December)
Old No 5's
Sundays, Olathe, KS - Freddy T's
Jeff Lux
Sundays & Mondays, Valley Falls, KS - Flamingo Too
Josh Vowell Band
Sundays, Topeka, KS - Abigail's (Sunday Funday Open Mic)
Jeff Black
November 11, Knoxville, TN - WDVX TN Shines LIVE!
Son Venezuela
November 12, Overland Park, KS - El Porton (Maracaibo Pa'ti)
November 16, Topeka, KS - Eclipse Urban Lounge
Floozies
November 12, Syracuse, NY - Westcott Theatre
November 14, Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
November 15, New York, NY - Terminal 5
November 16, Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
November 17, Richmond, VA - National
November 19, Raleigh, NC -  Lincoln Theatre
November 20, Boone, NC - Legends
November 21, Wilmington, NC - Ziggy's
November 22, Charleston, SC - Music Farm
November 23, Atlanta, GA - Masquerade (w/Pegboard Nerds)
Janelle Monae
November 13, Houston, TX - House of Blues
November 15, Kansas City, MO - Uptown Theater
November 17, Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
November 19, Raleigh, NC - Ritz
November 20,, Charlotte, NC - Filmore Charlotte
November 22, Orlando, FL - Hard Rock Live
November 23, Miami Beach, FL - Fillmore Miami Beach
Coyote Bill
November 13, Kansas City, MO - Place (Open Jam)
November 16, Gladstone, MO - Hideout (COPP Benefit)
November 20, Kansas City, MO - Place (Open Jam)
November 22, Kansas City, KS - Red Eye (Open Jam)
EZ Pieces
November 13, Topeka, KS - Moose Lodge (Members & guests)
November 16, Topeka, KS - Moose Lodge (Members & guests)
Mac Lethal
November 14, Anchorage, AK - Chilkoot Charlie's
November 15, Anchorage, AK - Club Millennium
Marilyn Maye
November 14-16, Costa Mesa, CA - Segerstrom Center for the Arts
January 22, Stamford, CT - Palace Theatre (Broadway/Cabaret/Jazz Series)
Greg Trooper
November 14, Jacksonville, FL - Mudville Music Room, Mudvile Grille
November 15, Sarasota, FL - Fogartyville Community Arts Center
November 16, Coral Springs, FL - Boumel House
November 17, Orlando, FL - Fodor's Grove
November 19, Asbury Park, NJ - Saint
Loozin' Sleep
November 15, Overland Park, KS - Longbranch Saloon
November 16, Overland Park, KS - Llwelyns Pub
Monophonics
November 15, Live Oak, FL - Bear Creek Music & Arts Festival
Tech N9ne
November 15, Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
Mickey Finn Band
November 15, Kearney, MO - Fat Boyz
November 16, Beverly, MO - Tommy Dodge Sports Bar & Grill
America (featuring Willie Leacox)
November 15, St. Charles, IL - Arcada Theater
November 16, Florence, IN - Belterra Resort & Casino
November 20, Naples, FL - Artis-Naples
November 21, Sarasota, FL - Van Wetzel Performing Arts Hall
November 22, Ft. Pierce, FL - Sunrise Theatre
November 23, Miami, FL - Casino Miami Jai-Alai
Nace Brothers
November 15, Gladstone, MO - Hideout
November 16, Kansas City, MO - Uptown Theater (w/Little River Band & Brewer and Shipley)
November 22, Kansas City, MO - Knuckleheads Saloon
Oleta Adams
November 15, Alexandria, VA - Birchmere
November 16, Annapolis, MD - Ram's Head
Junior Brown
November 15, Tulsa, OK - Cain's Ballroom
November 16, Yukon, OK - Grady's 66 Pub
November 22-23, Winnipeg, MB - Royal George Hotel
Maria the Mexican
November 16, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix Jazz Club
November 20, Kansas City, MO - Riot Room
Riverrock
November 16, Lenexa, KS - Longbranch Steakhouse & Saloon
Back Porch Blues Band
November 16, Wamego, KS - Lincoln Street Station
Terry Quiett Band
November 16, Oklahoma City, OK - JJ's Saloon
Salty Dawg's COLD SWEAT
November 16, Kansas City, MO - Phoenix
Will Matthews
November 16, Kansas City, MO - Blue Room, American Jazz Museum
Jennifer Knapp
Inside Our Faith Tour
November 16, Birmingham, AL - Southside Baptist Church
Rev. Jimmie Bratcher
November 17, Raytown, MO - River Fellowship
November 19, Overland Park, KS - Antioch Church (Christian Waterfowl Association)
November 21, Kansas City, MO - Knuckleheads Saloon (Love Songs & Ballads)
November 24, Wake Forrest, NC - Living World Church (25th Anniversary)
Jim Cosgrove
November 18, Bonner Springs, KS - Bonner Springs City Library
November 23, Kansas City, MO - Zona Rosa (Lighting Ceremony)
Brandon Miller Band
November 20, Kansas City, KS - Red Eye Bar (solo acoustic)
November 22, Olathe, KS - Freddy T's
Mandy Patinkin
November 21, Melbourne, Australia - Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
November 24, Auckland, New Zealand - Edge, Aotea Center
Rick Gibson
November 22, Overland Park, KS - Quasimodo Live Music
Chill Factor
November 23, Wichita, KS - Betty's Runway Lounge
If you have a gig or other event that you'd like included on our calendar, please send the information to kansmusic@aol.com far enough in advance to insure it gets posted before the event. Please send any corrections or cancellations to the same address. Our calendar is updated weekly.
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