Week of Jun 10

Sad news for Bozeman jazz fans. Tune Up will discontinue Wednesday Jazz Night hosted by Eddie T. and this week will be the final Jazz Night. Not sure if the venue will keep jazz in general except concerts already booked. I will keep you posted. As I wrote before, exciting treats to Bozeman Jazz fans! […]

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Week of Jun 3

First of all, big congratulations to 11th & Grant with Eric Funk (Montana PBS) team for winning the Northwest Regional Emmy Award!! Exciting treats to Bozeman Jazz fans! There will be jazz concerts on June 15th, 20th, and 22nd at The Cikan House. I’d call The Cikans Jazz Fest. Each concert will be different from […]

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Week of May 27

Great news! The Monday night Jazz session will be back to Engine Room Pizza in Livingston from next week! I didn’t add details on this week’s news but a fantastic pianist Brant Jester from Kansas City will visit MT next month. Brant and Bob Bowman will have few concerts with MT musicians on June 21st […]

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Week of May 20

We visited Yellowstone National Park last week and saw many bison! A park ranger we talked said it was getting crazy busy and I bet it is getting even busier as all the park’s roads will open this Friday. There will be no big band concert at The Eagles in Bozeman this Sunday. This week’s Jazz Night at Red […]

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Week of May 13

Bob, our beloved dog Budsie, and I are on our way back to the Treasure State from a one month tour in the Midwest. We drove through a couple of thunderstorms and had free car wash! More hours on the road till we get back to Hebgen Lake. Here is Jazz This Week on the […]

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Week of May 6

Although Bob and I have been having a great time in Kansas City, we are missing Montana so much! We will be headed back to Big Sky Country this weekend. We can’t wait!A sad news for Django Jazz Jam fans. The weekly jam session will discontinue. 😢  * Musician friends, if you would like to […]

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Week of Apr 29

Bob, our beloved dog Budsie, and I are still in Kansas City being pretty busy for Bob’s gigs!Wonderful news from Garrett Stannard, band director of Park High School in Livingston. For the month of May, Garrett is hosting Jazz Jam Sessions, Monday nights at Engine Room Pizza. 6:30-8:30 p.m.! He will bring the piano, bass […]

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Week of Apr 22

Ann Tappan won the 2024 Jazz Hero award by The Jazz Journalists Association with other heroes from different parts of the U.S.! The Jazz Hero award is sent to jazz advocates who have had significant impact in their local communities. Congratulations, Ann!! Ann and MJ Williams who is also a recipient of 2021 Jazz Hero […]

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Week of Apr 15

Bob, our beloved dog Budsie, Bob’s bass which has no name, our Ford Expedition aka Lewis & Clark, and I are staying at Bob’s old friends’ house in Lawrence, KS. It is a collage town and its lovely downtown reminds me of Bozeman. Bob will have his 71st Birthday Bash at Westport Coffee House, a […]

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Week of Apr 8

I enjoyed photos of the solar eclipse on social media. Quite a spectacular phenomenon!!Bob will play at Red Tractor Pizza this Friday with Chris Naro and Kellan Moore. Then we will hit the road to Kansas City for a month!If you are around Billings, there will be jazz concerts by MSU-B students this week, so […]

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