Live Music before the Holidays!

Well — I’m fresh back from an incredible trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with my wife Emily and boy Leo. It was our first international excurssion as a family and we had delightful time together. I’m excited to play some music this week and share some of that Traquillo R&R and Sunshine with you all! …

Nick Drake Tribute Album

Hi everyone, I’m so excited to announce that the Jason Parker Quartet heads to Jack Straw Studios on Dec. 26th to record our next CD, “FIve Leaves Left: A Jazz Tribute to Nick Drake”. We will remake British singer-songwriter Nick Drake’s debut album in our own inimitable style! To help raise funds for the project …

The Teaching at 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival

Friends, family and fans of The Teaching! We’re so, so excited to announce our Triple Door show as part of the 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival this coming Wednesday, October 27th at 7:00pm. Please see the event details by clicking on the link below and share this post and poster with anyone and everyone you know. …

Depression Era EP Reviews

There’s some really nice reviews coming in for MC Spekulation’s latest record ‘The Depression Era‘ coming in this past week. Check them out: By Hip-Hop Northwest writer CK: http://www.HipHopNorthwest.com/?p=1448 “I was impressed” ~CK By Posted In The Parking Lot writer Joey MC: http://postedintheparkinglot.com/2010/10/13/spekulation-the-depression-era-ep/ “The Depression Era EP is an interesting entry into the field, one that …

Experience

Graduated from Cornish College of the Arts with a Bachelor of Music in 2005 10+ years of performance and music business experience Private instruction 2+ years (including some school instruction at Skyline High School, Cornish College of the Arts and Moore Brothers Music in Sammamish) Started my booking company J&J Music with a business partner …

Live Music at Lakeside Bistro

Josh will be playing solo piano at the lovely Lakeside Bistro in Seattle. He’ll be playing your favorite Jazz Standards, originals he’s written of his debut CD ‘Climbing Stairs’ (plus new ones), and taking your requests. Come out for a fine evening of light piano jazz, a beautiful view of Lake Washington and Lakeside Bistro’s …

Reverie: Now I’m Fine

Reverie + Spekulation at Lo-Fi on Saturday, July 31st performance starts at 9pm / 21+ / tickets are $10 advance / $12 at the door The New Seattle Brass Ensemble (NSBE) presents a special performance after nearly a year of being on hiatus. This performance will be like no other show you’ve seen the NSBE …

Josh Rawlings Trio – Live at Lunch

The Josh Rawlings Trio is back for the 3rd year in a row for the City of Bellevue’s ‘Live at Lunch’ FREE music series. We’re so thrilled to be invited back once again and we look forward to a delightful afternoon with you outdoors. Bring a lunch and we’ll provide the swing you need to …

Soul Kata on Seattle Channel

Soul Kata is excited to be the musical guest on Nancy Guppy’s Art Zone show on the Seattle Channel. Nancy reached out to us and invited us to be a part of a special show that will air for the first time ever on 2 different channels. Art Zone is a Seattle Channel show and …

The Teaching Receives Earshot Golden Ear Nomination

The Teaching was nominated in two categories for the 2009 Golden Ear Jazz Awards (2009 NW Acoustic Jazz Group & Emerging Artist of 2009). The ballots are here online if you’d like to vote for us or any of the other excellent choices! http://www.earshot.org/events/golden.html This award could significantly help my group The Teaching in our …