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The tradition returns for its 15th year –


Jazz By Night Celebration in Media on Sat. Nov. 18!    


Dedicated to Memory of the Late Mickey Roker, Legendary Philly Drummer


The Media Business Authority hosts its 15th Anniversary Jazz By Night Celebration on Sat. Nov. 18, 6pm to 1am, at 23 indoor venues in downtown Media. Cosponsored annually by Temple University’s WRTI 90.1 FM, this is diverse authentic Jazz, featuring world-renowned musicians and our region’s most talented artists. Each act will perform two or three sets:


  • Bootsie Barnes B-3 Quartet w/Swana & Landham @Azie (10-12:30)
  • Larry McKenna Trio Tony Miceli & Kevin MacConnell@ Spasso (10-12)
  • Johnny DeFrancesco Trio @ Shere-E-Punjab (9:30-1)
  • Pasquale Grasso Quartet @ Ariano (10-1) from Ariano Irpino in Italy & NYC
  • Budesa Bros. feat. Michelle Beckham @ Stephen’s on State (9-12:45)
  • Shayne Frederick @ Margaret Kuo’s (7:30-8:30/9-10)
  • Elliott Levin w/DMHotep @ 7 Stones Café (7:30-11:15) All-Ages
  • Hailey Brinnel Quartet@ Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (7:30-10) / All-Ages
  • Zazous @ Sterling Pig Brewery (10-12) Gypsy Jazz
  • RK$TDY @ John’s Bar & Grille (8-12:15) Jamaican Jazz
  • The Sermon! @ Tap 24 (9:30-1)
  • Joe Kenney Band @ Joclyn’s (9:15 – 1:15)
  • Ken Ulansey & Phyllis Chapell @Desert Rose (6-9)DinnerOnly-BYOB/All-Ages
  • Rhenda Fearrington w/Jim Holton @ Brick & Brew (10-1)
  • Bruce Anthony Duo w/Sam Nobles @ La Belle Epoque (10-12)
  • The Rev. Chris @ Diego’s Cantina/Tequila Bar (9:30-1)
  • The Midnighters @ 320 Market Café (8-11) Dinner Seating Only /All-Ages
  • Ben Tinsley/Dimitri Papadopoulos@Double-DeckerPizza(5:30-7/9-10:30)All-Ages
  • Dave Sanders @ Table 11 (7:30-10:30) Dinner Seating Only-BYOB/ All-Ages
  • Stephen DiJoseph @ Pairing’s Cigar Bar (8-11:15)
  • Dallas Vietty @ TEMAKI Sushi Bar (7-10) Dinner Seats Only-BYOB / All-Ages
  • Mitchell Cheng @ House (6-9) Dinner Seating Only–BYOB/ All-Ages
  • Andrea Carlson w/Mac Given @ Lotus (6-9)Dinner Seating Only-BYOB/All-Ages

Make reservations now at your favorite Media restaurant and enjoy dinner before the show!

Adult Tickets are $20 on Nov.18 /$15 thru Nov.17 (Seniors /Vets: $15 on Nov.18).

INFO/Tickets (VISA/MasterCard):  610-566-5039 /

Coming up this month at SOUTH :

Jam Sessions

Jam Sessions come and go.  These are current as of late December, 2016


1.Time WhiskeyBar (21+)- 8pm-12am. Led by Timothy Brey. No cover.
2. Penn Tap Room (in Doylestown, PA)- 7pm-10pm. Led by Larry Taminini. No cover.
3. LaRose Jazz Club: 6pm-10pm. Led by Robert H Henderson. $5 cover

1. World Cafe Live- 5:30pm-7pm. Led by Marcell A. Bellinger. No cover.
2. Chris’ Jazz Cafe- 8pm-12pm. Led by
Chris Oatts. $5 cover.
3. LaRose (Every 3rd Monday)- 6pm-9pm. Led by Tony Williams. $8 cover.
4. McClosky’s Tavern- 8pm-11pm. Led by Mike Frank. No cover
5. Philadelphia Clef Club- 7:30pm-11:00pm.
6. Frankey Bradley’s- 9pm-1am. Led by Ernest Stuart

1. Calabash (in West Philly)- 8pm-11:30pm. Led by Chris Aschman. $5 drink ticket.
2. El Bar (front and master)- 8pm-11pm. Led by Dave Shepherd
3. Milkboy (11th and Chestnut)- Tom Moon. 6:30pm-10pm. No cover.
4. The Let Out (16th and Cecil B. Moore)- MONTHLY. $2 cover.
5. “23rd Street Jam Session” at Manayunk Brewery (4120 Main Street & Shurs Lane). No cover. 7pm-11pm.
6. SOUTH at 600 N. Broad St.  7pm.

1. Relish- 7pm. No cover.
2. Vintage (Abington, PA)- Led Michelle Lordi, 8:00pm-11:00pm. No cover
3. Round Guys Brewery- 7pm led by Eric Loken.
4. LaRose- 7pm-10pm. $5 for musicians, $10 for patrons

1. Heritage- 9:30pm-1:30am. Led by Victor North.
2. Platinum Grille. Every last Thursday of the month from 7pm-10pm. Session is from 9pm-10pm. Led by Arlene Hilton. No cover

1. Chris’ Jazz Cafe: Whenever James Santangelo is playing the 2nd set. 11:30pm-2am. Cover is $10?

  – Thanks to Eric Montague  for keeping this list up to date !!
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