TJBS Announces Next Great Albums Concert May 26, Celebrating Boss Tenors

By |May 8th, 2017|

The next concert in the TJBS Great Albums Concert Series is Friday, May 26, 6:30 and 8:30 pm. The performance will celebrate the classic Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt recording, Boss Tenors. Featured performers will […]

Giant Steps by Ron Wynn (March Edition)

By |April 12th, 2017|

This month we have two sets of interviews, plus a couple of special reviews and some other items that we hope you find enjoyable.
Ron Wynn.

Side 1 – Interview with Concurrence

Electric bassist Greg Bryant and […]

Giant Steps by Ron Wynn (February Black History Month Edition)

By |March 12th, 2017|

EDITOR’S NOTE: Here’s February’s “Giant Steps” column, one of the benefits of  TJBS membership. The column is distributed first to members and made available to the general public on the website at a later time.

Side […]

Out & About: Cliff Richmond & Friends at Union Common

By |March 12th, 2017|

We decided to drop by Union Common Sunday evening, where guitarist (TJBS Board Member) Cliff Richmond has a regular (1-2 times a month) Sunday evening gig. Cliff had assembled a fine group of musicians, including fellow TJBS […]

TJBS Announces Next Great Albums Concert April 28

By |February 5th, 2017|


The Tennessee Jazz & Blues Society announces March and April performances in its Great Albums Concert Series.

First up was Friday, March 24, for the classic Sonny Rollins recording, “Saxophone Colossus.” Featured artists were Evan Cobb (saxophone), Matt Endahl […]

Giant Steps, by Ron Wynn (December 2016)

By |December 19th, 2016|

“Giant Steps” for the Tennessee Jazz and Blues Society marks the third incarnation and home for this feature. It began as a blog for the now departed Nashville City Paper, then returned as an online column […]

December 3 Great Albums Concert: Charlie Brown Christmas

By |November 14th, 2016|

The next in the TJBS Great Albums Concert Series takes place Saturday, December 3, and will get you in the holiday spirit with a performance of the classic Vince Guaraldi recording, “A Charlie Brown […]

Madeleine Peyroux at City Winery – WIN TICKETS

By |November 5th, 2016|

Madeleine Peyroux appears in concert at the City Winery Thursday, November 10 at 8pm.

Our friends at the Winery donated a pair of tickets to be given away to a lucky TJBS supporter. Drawing for […]

TJBS Fall Membership Drive October 31-November 18

By |October 30th, 2016|

Join the TJBS or renew your membership during our Fall Membership drive and receive great perks!


During the Membership Drive (through November 18) receive $5 discount on member dues. Use discount code MemberDrive.


Great Albums Concert Nov. 18 Spotlights Hancock’s Headhunters

By |October 26th, 2016|

The next in the TJBS Great Albums Concert Series takes place Friday, November 18, and features a performance of two classic Herbie Hancock albums, Head Hunters and Thrust.


Over fifty years have passed since […]