About Nick Colionne
BET Jazz has described Nick Colionne as one of the most exceptional performers to come along in a long time. Long known for his dynamic, musically eclectic “live” performances, Nick’s show includes a unique combination of jazz, funk, R&B, blues and soul. Nick is frequently referred to as “the best dressed man in jazz”.
The Chicago native learned to play guitar at 9 from his stepfather, and was a touring pro by 15 where he honed his skills playing with R&B legends the Staples Singers, Curtis Mayfield, The Impressions, Natalie Cole and more. He worked with numerous successful groups before deciding to step out front and center and hasn’t looked back since.
Neil Young wrote a note on Neil Young Archives revealing the new Neil Young & Crazy Horse album, ‘Colorado’ is coming in fall along with a film documenting the process. A single “is coming out this month.”
Watch Mumford & Sons and The Milk Carton Kids cover Simon & Garfunkel’s “The Boxer” at Fiddler’s Green in Denver.
Watch Joe Russo’s Almost Dead welcome Fruit Bats’ Eric D. Johnson as well as Stuart Bogie of Antibalas at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.
Watch The Avett Brothers perform “High Steppin'” and “Trouble Letting Go” on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’
Full Show Friday presents the late great Queen Of Soul Aretha Franklin performing live during her legendary run at the Fillmore West in 1971.