Sandy Sloan added this event on 2013-01-11 17:06:45.
Kuumbwa Jazz Center
320-2 Cedar Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Mon, February 11, 2013
Monday, February 11, 9:00 PM
Sponsored by Appenrodt Commercial Properties
Doors at 8:30 PM
“[he] has exerted unparalleled influence over…New Orleans music” – Times Picayune
Few musicians are as beloved as songwriter/vocalist/pianist/producer Allen Toussaint. An architect of New Orleans R&B since the 1960s, Toussaint has retained his stature and important role within American music. 2009 brought his highly acclaimed album The Bright Mississippi, marking a high point in his career as a recording artist. These days Toussaint is hitting the stage and tearing it up with his band, and with a deep well of classic tunes such as “Mother-in-Law,” “Southern Nights” and “Working in the Coalmine” to choose from – it will be hard to sit still for this one....