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Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival 2014
March 7 - 8 - 9...All Free!

2 Days 3 Nights

A Fab Weekend of Red Hot Jazz & Blues

Over 60 gigs +  Over 30 Venues + Over 40 Bands

 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 2014 FESTIVAL PROGRAMME

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A 2014 FESTIVAL POSTER

 Who won the raffle prizes? Thanks to all our ticket buyers and to those who donated the prizes, you are all awesome.  Winners are Judy McEvoy (Easts Beach Holiday Park 2 night accommodation package) Gary Williams (Pen & Ink wash artwork by late local artist John Hatton, thank you Robyn Hatton) Robyn Spencer (Ashton Acoustic Guitar & Case from Haworths Music Centre), Kerry Brennan (3 month membership with Anytime Fitness Kiama) Tess Smith (2 Months Unlimited Yoga at Devinely Fit Yoga Kiama) and Neville Conder (4 passes to Jamberoo Action Park).
 

A great weekend was had by all....here's what you missed....also check out all the fantastic photos & albums on our facebook page, go to www.facebook.com and find Kiama Jazz & Blues.


The  2014 line up  

Jeff Duff....Adrian Cunningham.....Fiona Boyes.....Shirazz....Steve Edmonds....Dr Goodvibe...Pearlnoire...The Vanns...Dane Laboyrie....Tommy M and the Mastersounds...Crystal Barreca...Dorothy Jane Gosper....Paul Sun & Cam Jones....Andrew Toner..Lionel Cole....John Hill & Rex Goh....Chicken Shack Trio....Dr Don's Double Dose...Don Hopkins....The Escalators....Ella's Holiday....Christian Marsh....Genevieve Chadwick.....Jack Derwin....Lionel Robinson...Righteous Voodoo....Fire Lucy...Hot Potato!...Triple Karma...Acca Daiquiris....The Stingers....Spyglass Gypsies...Paul Robert Burton...Nick Rheinberger.....The Jacky Howellers.....Joe Mungovan...Straight No Chaser w Deborah Dicembre....The Scoundrels...Luke Koteras....One Foot in the Groove ....Cam Little...Dlinkwnt...Kane Dennelly...and more


And its all free!  All gigs and performances are at either a club, hotel, restaurant, cafe or park...street performances too!
You dont need to book for any gig, show or performance...just turn up.  Might be wise to book restaurants for dinner or breakfast where there's music, so you can be assured of a table when you dine.

Venues include....Kiama Leagues Club...The Sebel Kiama...Gerringong Bowling Club....Jamberoo Pub...Kiama Golf Club...Kiama Bowling Club... Mercure Resort Gerringong...Mosstique...Cafe Parkview...Chachis....Saltwater...Red Rooster Kiama...Hunt & Gather...Bean Roasted...Kiama Village...Nirand Thai...Table for Amy...El Corazon...The Brooding Italian...Ritzy Gritz...Black Rock Cafe......Manning St Cafe...Little Blowhole Cafe...Seabreeze Dining....Amaki Cafe....Rose Valley Florist Cafe....Hindmarsh Park...Terralong Street...Ss Peter & Paul Catholic Church.

 Festival Highlights!.....Festival Highlights!.....

Jeff Duff...Major Tom to Frank Sinatra..Forget ground control, mix David Bowie, Frank Sinatra and Jeff Duff plus his band, you get major brilliance. Pushing the boundaries, never boring.  Jazz like you never thought possible. Saturday Night March 8, Kiama Leagues Club sponsored by Ray White Kiama

Eat to the Beat...Cafe's & eateries are at it all weekend...from around 10am Saturday morning till Sunday arvo...around 17 locations will have Jazz & Blues on the menu! The Brooding Itallian will turn into the Grooving Italian, The Little Blowhole Cafe will once again host its Sidewalk Soiree, Dancing in the Streets as usual to Dr Don's Double Dose at Saltwater and with Paul Robert Burton Trio at Cafe Parkview...and heaps more, but you'll have to wait for the programme! Hot Potato!  The funnest band in the universe will be roaming Terralong Street once more from early on to get us all moving & shaking !

Adrian Cunningham Quartet brings you a New Orleans kind of afternoon at the Kiama Leagues Club on Saturday afternoon March 8. Sydney born and now New York based, Adrian is here just for our festival.  An A lister in the world of edd playing his superlative handling of  sax & clarinet is legendary and an essential performance for any jazz devotee.


Gals of Blues at Kiama Bowling Club Saturday March 8 Fiona Boyes & Dorothy Jane Gosper blast out a high calorie full frontal celebration of International Womens Day, Fiona rocking it on guitar while Dorothy Jane smoulders on blues harp.

Jazz Breakfast at Mosstique Restaurant on Sunday Morning March 9 will feature the world class sax & reeds of Adrian Cunningham along with the smooth tinkling ivories of Lionel Robinson,

Young Bands come out to Play...Saturday March 8, 2-5pm in Hindmarsh Park....with Fire Lucy, The Vanns and other groovy young bands, with mucho talent about to move into the big time.  Sonsored by Kiama Municipal Council

Kiama Leagues Club & The Sebel Harbourside Kiama are once again festival hubs, hosting over 18 performances over the weekend! Upstairs & downstairs, day and night, wall to wall !  

All Day Jazz & Blues  in Hindmarsh Park, Sunday March 9 from about 10.30 am...two stages! Hot bands all day...The Jacky Howellers kick off at 11am, The Escalators, The Scoundrels with Peta Morris, Pearlnoire Band, Steve Edmonds Trio finishes off.  Food, Gelato, Coffee, bring a picnic & groove, a fantastic day for everyone.

Jazz Gospel Service...Sunday March 9 at Ss Peter & Paul Catholic Church...always a glorious musical celebration, its non denominational, everyone is welcome to this inspiring service... Your gold coin donation is collected for charity 


To Download a full programme scroll to top of page and download (either as a full colour printed programme version or simple list only option)
or pick up a printed copy from the Kiama Visitors Centre or at any of the venues (from 7 Feb)
 

Thank you to our 2014 Major Sponsors

Kiama Municipal Council  
Ray White Kiama    
The Sebel Kiama Harbourside    
Kiama Leagues Club    
Kiama Tourism    
Illawarra Mercury  
Terralong Terrace Appartments  
Kiama & District Chamber of Commerce  
Vox FM
Kiama Cabs
Woolworths Kiama Village
Haworths Music Centre
Kiama Jazz & Blues Club

 

Need Accommodation....?

please contact Kiama Tourism  4232 3322 www.kiama.com.au
or contact Ray White Kiama 4232 3300 www.raywhitekiama.com
May we also suggest 
The Sebel Kiama 
Terralong Terrace Appartments 
The Mercure Resort Gerringong

 

Contacts
kiamajazz@hotmail.com

Festival & Musical Director:
Ross Eggleton  0429 020 257

Media, Publicity & Marketing:
Eevi Stein 0432 416 702
 eevi@bigpond.com