120 Church St. 416-792-7725
120diner.com (full schedule)
All shows: 6-8pm, $10 with dinner reservations.
July 17 Lisa Particelli. July 18 Cara Matthew. July 24 Melissa Lauren. July 25 The Ault Sisters. July 31 Ori Dagan & Nathan Hiltz.
2409 Yonge St. 416-481-6865
All shows: 9pm unless otherwise indicated. Call for cover charge info.
566 Annette St. 647-880-8378
Every Mon 9:30pm Jazz Jam w/ Jared Goldman Quintet. Suggested donation $12/$9(st).
15 Colbourne St., Hamilton. 905-543-8512
artword.net (full schedule)
812b Bloor St. West 647-344-7225
theblakbird.com (full schedule)
2315 Bloor St. W. 416-767-1315
All shows: 19+. Call for reservations.
July 30 7pm Luanda Jones Trio $45 (with dinner).
2116e Queen St. E 416-699-8272
castroslounge.com (full schedule)
All shows: No cover/PWYC
Every Wed 6pm The Mediterranean Stars. Every Sat 4:30pm Big Rude Jake.
67 Front St. E (416) 867-9499
cestwhat.com (full schedule)
Chalkers Pub, Billiards & Bistro
247 Marlee Ave. 416-789-2531
chalkerspub.com (full schedule)
1079 St. Clair Ave. W 416-651-2109
desotos.ca (full schedule)
Every Sun 11am-2pm Sunday Live Jazz Brunch hosted by Anthony Abbatangeli No cover.
Dominion on Queen
500 Queen St. E 416-368-6893
dominiononqueen.com (full schedule)
Call for cover charge info.
Emmet Ray, The
924 College St. 416-792-4497
theemmetray.com (full schedule)
All shows: No cover/PWYC
July 13 7pm Scott Kemp Trio; 9:30pm Morgan Childs (drums) Trio with Phil Dwyer (sax), John Maharaj (bass). July 19 5:30pm Trevor Giancola. July 20 9:39pm Parc X Trio. July 26 5:30pm Monk's Music. July 27 9pm Myriad3: Ernesto Cervini (drums), Dan Fortin (bass), Chris Donnelly (piano).
Fat City Blues
890 College St. 647-345-8282
Flying Beaver Pubaret, The
488 Parliament St. 647-347-6567
pubaret.com (full schedule)
Free Times Cafe
320 College St. 416-967-1078
freetimescafe.com (full schedule)
Garage @ CSI Annex, The
720 Bathurst St. 416-619-4621
403 Roncesvalles Ave. 416-588-2930
All shows: PWYC.
July 13 5pm Chris Reid Jazz Band; 9pm Chris Staig Trio. July 14 5pm Sarah Kennedy and Matt Pines Jazz Duo; 9pm Nick Arsenau Jazz Quartet. July 15 5pm Concord Jazz Quintet; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. July 16 5pm Larry Bond Jazz Duo; 9pm Annie Bonsignore Jazz Duo or Trio. July 17 5pm Sam Broverman Jazz Duo; 9pm Jazz Forge. July 18 5pm Emily Mac Blues Band; 9pm Sweet Derrick Blues Band. July 19 5pm Eva Green Jazz Duo; 9pm Parc-X Trio. July 20 5pm Christopher Platt: CP3; 9pm Jazzforia feat. Claire Riley. July 21 5pm Andy Malette Piano Solo; 9pm Ilios Steryannis Jazz Trio. July 22 5pm Justine Campbell Jazz Band; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. July 23 5pm G Street Jazz Trio; 9pm Cyndi Carleton: At Ease Music. July 24 5pm-11:59pm French Connexion. July 25 5pm Collette Savard Jazz Duo; 9pm Tiffany Hanus Jazz Band. July 26 5pm Cheryl White Rhythym & Blues Band; 9pm Nomad’s Groove. July 27 5pm Chris Reid Jazz Band; 9pm Kalya Ramu Jazz Band. July 28 5pm Hojin Jang Jazz Quarter; 9pm Joanna Moon Flamenco-Latino with Quebec Edge. July 29 5pm Chelsea McBride Jazz Trio; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. July 30 5pm Camden Blues Band (Thunder Bay); 9pm Root Down Trio. July 31 5pm Roam; 9pm "Jennis" Blues Duo.
379 Spadina Ave. 416-977-7000
grossmanstavern.com (full schedule)
All shows: No cover (unless otherwise noted).
July 13 10pm World Jam with Tikisa. July 14, 21 9:30pm Django Gypsy Jam. July 16 9:30pm Mz. Debbie & the Stream Lite. July 17 10pm Beggar's Banquet. July 18 4:30pm The Happy Pals; 10pm Chloe Watkinson & Tall Grass. July 19 4:30pm New Orleans Connection All Star Jazz Band; 10pm The National Blues Jam with Brian Cober. July 20 9:30pm No Band Required. July 22 10pm Bruce Domoney.
928 College St. 416-533-7272
habitsgastropub.com (full schedule)
67 Richmond St. E. 416-368-1920
harlemrestaurant.com (full schedule)
All shows: 7:30-11pm (unless otherwise noted). Call for cover charge info.
July 13, 14, 15, 17, 20, 21, 22, 31 Dirty Jazz. July 13, 20, 27 Neil Brathwaite. July 18 Kristin Fung.
Hirut Cafe and Restaurant
2050 Danforth Ave. 416-551-7560
Home Smith Bar – See Old Mill, The
2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604
All shows: 8:30pm (unless otherwise noted).
July 18 8pm SongStudio 2015 Faculty Concert $15(adv)/$18(door). July 19 Joe Henry $32.50(adv)/$35(door). July 21 Buckweat Zydeco $32.50(adv)/$35(door). July 23 8pm SongStudio Student Showcase No cover. July 25 Fathead $22.50(adv)/$25(door). July 29 8pm Zoe Chilco – CD Release – “Deca-Dance" $10(adv)/$15(door).
Jazz Bistro, The
251 Victoria St. 416-363-5299
July 14 8pm Juliet Dunn with Le Trio Parisien $15. July 15 8pm Hump Day Blues with Paul James $10. July 16, 17, 18 9pm Duncan Hopkins (bass) with Mike Murley (sax), Rob Piltch (guitar) $10(Thurs)/$15(Fri, Sat). July 19 11:30am Sunday Brunch with Liam Stanley (guitar), Chris Adriaanse (bass); 7pm Stacey MacIntyre (voice) with David Restivo (piano), Ross MacIntyre (bass). July 21, August 18 8pm Lily Frost $15. July 22 8pm Hump Day Blues with Danny Marks $10. July 24, 25 9pm Kirk MacDonald (sax) Quintet with Dick Oatts (sax), Brian Dickinson (piano), Kieran Overs (bass), Barry Romberg (drums) $20. July 26 11:59am Sunday Brunch with Liam Stanley (guitar), Chris Adriaanse (bass); 7pm Arlene Smith (voice) Trio with Mark Eisenman (piano), Steve Wallace (bass). July 28 8pm Brian de Lima’s (piano) Jazz Jam with Jon Meyer (bass), Jeff Halischuck (drums) $12. July 29 8pm Hump Day Blues with Suzie Vinnick $10. July 30 9pm An Evening with Jeremy Walmsley $15. July 31, August 1 9pm Coldjack: John Fraser (voice), Marcus Davis (bass), Carl Harvey (guitar), Aaron Spink (drums), Bela Haymen (keys), Dianne Rivard (percussion), Kolette Easy (voice), Igor Babich (sax) $15.
Jazz Room, The
Located in the Huether Hotel, 59 King St. N., Waterloo. 226-476-1565
kwjazzroom.com (full schedule)
All shows: 8:30pm-11:30pm unless otherwise indicated. Attendees must be 19+.
July 17 10:30pm Big Band Theory $10. July 30 8pm David Braid and the Sinfonia UK Collective.
317 King St. W 416-340-6469
Every Tue 6pm Jeff Eager. Every Wed 6pm Thomas Reynolds & Geoff Torrn. Every Thurs 9pm Blackburn. Every Fri 10pm The Grind.Every Sat 10pm Shugga. Every Sun 6:30pm Organic: Nathan Hiltz (guitar); Bernie Senensky (organ); Ryan Oliver (sax), Morgan Childs(drums).
214 King St. W. 416-599-5262
kamaindia.com (full schedule)
All shows: 5pm-8pm.
2848 Dundas St. W 416-766-0746
restaurantlarevolucion.com (full schedule)
All shows: PWYC ($10 suggested)
Local Gest, The
424 Parliament St. 416-961-9425 (call for concert schedule)
Jazz Sundays 4:30pm-7:30pm. No cover.
July 19 Brick House Trio. July 26 Boom for Rent: Chris Gale (sax), Reg Schwager (guitar), Brendan Davis (bass), Ted Warren (drums).
1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307
lula.ca (full schedule)
July 15 8pm Paolo Flores $20. July 17 7:30pm Rafael Zaldivar Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Changui Havana $15, free for women before 10pm. July 18 11pm Salsotika $15. July 19 11am Jorge Maza Duo $15 with buffet. July 24 7:30pm Aline Morales Quartet Free before 8pm; 10:30pm El Quinto $15, free for women before 10pm. July 25 11pm Lula All Stars $15. July 26 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15. July 31 7:30pm Carlinhos Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Cafe Cubano $15, free for women before 10pm. August 1 11pm Orquesta Fantasia $15. August 2 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15. August 7 10:30pm Changui Havana $15. August 9 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15.
Manhattans Pizza Bistro & Music Club
951 Gordon St., Guelph 519-767-2440
manhattans.ca (full schedule)
All shows: PWYC.
July 14, 19, 24 Paul Taylor. July 15 Accent Trio. July 16 Jason Raso Trio. July 17 Karyn Kirkwood & the Riff Raff. July 21, 29 John Zadro. July 22 Jokela & Vogan with Charlie Cooley. July 23 Joni Nehrita Duo. July 25 Alex Price. July 26 Stan Chang. July 28 Brad Halls. July 31 Melissa Lauren Duo.
681 St. Clair Ave. W 416-658-5687
mezzettarestaurant.com (full schedule)
All shows: 9pm, $12 (unless otherwise noted).
12 Clinton St. 416-531-5833
themonarchtavern.com (full schedule)
July 13 7:30pm Martin Loomer & His Orange Devils Orchestra $10.
At the Eaton Chelsea Hotel
33 Gerrard St. W. 416-585-4352
monarchspub.ca (full schedule)
All shows: 8pm-midnight unless otherwise noted. No cover.
July 15 7pm Diane Roblin’s RECONNECT. July 16 Bradley & the Bouncers. July 22 7pm Laura Hubert. July 23 Don River Blues Band. July 29 7pm Brownman Akoustic Trio. July 30 The Jack de Keyzer Band.
Morgans on the Danforth
1282 Danforth Ave. 416-461-3020
morgansonthedanforth.com (full schedule)
All shows: 2pm-5pm. No cover.
401 Richmond St. W., Main Floor 416-599-7323
musideum.com (full schedule)
July 25 8pm Jelena Ciric & Dragan Dan Rusic $20(general)/$10(student). July 30 8pm Lazersuzan $20.
Nawlins Jazz Bar & Dining
299 King St. W. 416-595-1958
All shows: No cover/PWYC.
Every Tue 6:30pm Stacie McGregor. Every Wed 7pm Jim Heineman Trio. Every Thu 8pm Nothin’ But the Blues w/ guest vocalists.Every Fri 8:30pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sat 6:30pm Sam Heinman; 9pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sun 7pm Brooke Blackburn.
Nice Bistro, The
117 Brock St. N., Whitby. 905-668-8839
nicebistro.com (full schedule)
Old Mill, The
21 Old Mill Rd. 416-236-2641
The Home Smith Bar: No reservations. No cover unless otherwise noted. $20 food/drink minimum. All shows: 7:30pm-10:30pm
July 17 Steve Holt (piano) Trio with Steve Wallace (bass), Barry Romberg (drums). July 18 Afro-Cuban Revival Project: Rafael Zaldivar (piano, voice), Remi-Jean LeBlanc (bass), Michel Medrano (drums). July 24 Jim Clayton (piano) Trio with Steve Lucas (bass), David Peters (drums). July 25 Amhed Mitchel (drums) Quartet with Luis Deniz (sex), David Restivo (piano), Roberto Riveron (bass). July 31 Dave Dunlop (trumpet, flugelhorn) Trio with Robi Botos (piano), Marc Rogers (bass). August 1 Amanda Tosoff (piano) Trio with Jon Maharaj (bass), Morgan Childs (drums). August 7 David Occhipinti (guitar) Trio with Andrew Downing (bass), Terry Clarke (drums). August 8 Rosemary Galloway (bass) Quartet with Pat LaBarbera (sax), Gary Williamson (piano), Terry Clarke (drums). August 14 Don Thompson (piano) / Phil Dwyer (sax) Duo. August 15 David Restivo (piano) Trio with Jon Maharaj (bass), Morgan Childs (drums). August 21 Mike Murley (Sax) Trio with Reg Schwager (guitar), Steve Wallace (bass). August 22 John Sherwood (piano) Trio with Pat Collins (bass), Terry Clarke (drums). August 28 Ethan Ardelli (drums) Trio with Robi Botos (piano), Devon Henderson (bass). August 29 Mark Eisenman(piano) Trio with Steve Wallace (bass), John Sumner (drums).
Only Café, The
972 Danforth Ave. 416-463-7843
theonlycafe.com (full schedule)
July 15, 29 8pm Conrad Gayle. July 22 8pm Lazersuzan.
555 Dundas St. E. 647-748-0555
paintboxbistro.ca (Full schedule)
Pilot Tavern, The
22 Cumberland Ave. 416-923-5716
All shows: 3:30pm. No cover.
July 18 Greg Pilo (drums) Quartet with Eric Boucher (piano), Alex Coleman (bass), Ryan Oliver (sax). July 25 Turboprop: Tara Davidson (soprano and alto sax), Shirantha Beddage (tenor and bari sax), William Carn (trombone), Adrean Farrugia (piano), Jim Vivian (bass), Ernesto Cervini (drums). August 1 Frank Botos Quartet. August 8 Roberto Occhipinti Quartet. August 15 Steve Amirault (piano) Quartet with Kevin Turcotte (trumpet), Steve Wallace (bass), Frank Botos (drums). August 22 Mike Murley Quartet. August 29 Christopher Butcher (trombone) Quartet with Jeremy Ledbetter (keys), James McEleney (bass), Lowell Whitty (drums).
Poetry Jazz Café
224 Augusta Ave. 416-599-5299
poetryjazzcafe.com (full schedule)
All shows: $10 cover charge unless otherwise indicated.
July 15 8:30pm Mood feat. Jeremy Walmsley. July 16 9pm The Quiet Storm feat. Jake Koffman Group. July 17 9pm Mind Games feat. Re-verse with Robb Cappelletto. July 18 9pm Icon feat. Ori Dagan. July 19, 26 3:30pm Daydream feat. Andrew McAnsh Group No cover. July 23 6:30pm Standard Deviation feat. Jordana Talsky No cover. July 24 9pm ASAP feat. Dan McKinnon. July 25 9pm Carlos Morgan. July 30 9pm The Quiet Storm feat. The David Rubel Group. July 31 9pm Mind Games feat. Robb Cappelletto Group.
Relish Bar & Grill
2152 Danforth Ave. 416-425-4664
relishbarandgrill.com (full schedule)
All shows: No cover/PWYC.
July 13 8pm Mediterranean Stars. July 15, 22 7:30pm BTBs. July 16 7pm Liane Fainsinger Quartet. July 20 8pm John Wayne Swingtet.
Reposado Bar & Lounge
136 Ossington Ave. 416-532-6474
reposadobar.com (full schedule)
Every Wed 9:30pm Spy vs. Sly vs. Spy. Every Thurs, Every Fri 10pm Reposadists Quartet. July 18 9:30pm Morgan Childs Trio.
Reservoir Lounge, The
52 Wellington St. E. 416-955-0887
reservoirlounge.com (full schedule).
Every Tue, Every Sat 9:45pm Tyler Yarema and his Rhythm. Every Wed 9:45pm Bradley and the Bouncers. Every Thu 9:45pm Mary McKay. Every Fri 9:45pm Dee Dee and the Dirty Martinis.
Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar, The
194 Queen St. W. 416-598-2475
therex.ca (full schedule)
Call for cover charge info.
July 13 6:30pm Jake Koffman Group; 9:30pm John Cheeseman Jazz Orchestra. July 14 6:30pm Jim Gelcer Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jam hosted by Chris Gale. July 15 6:30pm Nathan Hiltz Trio; 9:30pm Kirk MacDonald Quartet feat. Peter Bernstein (NYC). July 16 6:30pm National Youth Combo; 9:30pm Kirk MacDonald Quartet feat. Peter Bernstein (NYC). July 17 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Artie Roth Group; 9:45pm Raoul and the BIGGER time. July 18 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm Laura Hubert Group; 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm Sidewinders. July 19 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Red Hot Ramble; 7pm Joel Visentin's Bugaloo Squad; 9:30pm Nashville's Jeff Coffin with Michael Occhipinti's Triodes. July 20 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 9:30pm N.O.J.O.: Neufeld/Occhipinti Jazz Orchestra. July 21 6:30pm Jim Gelcer Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jam hosted by Chris Gale. July 22 6:30pm Nathan Hiltz Trio; 9:30pm Buddy Aquilina Group. July 23 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Grooveyard. July 24 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Artie Roth Group; 9:45pm Glenn Burr Button Factory Band (Winnipeg). July 25 12pm Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm Chris Hunt Tentet; 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm Bruce Cassidy's Hotfoot Orchestra. July 26 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Freeway Dixieland Band; 7pm Joel Visentin's Bugaloo Squad; 9:30pm Gary Williamson. July 27 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 9:30pm Socialist Night School. July 28 6:30pm Jim Gelcer Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jam hosted by Chris Gale. July 29 6:30pm Nathan Hiltz Trio; 9:30pm Montréal's Aaron Shragge: The Music of Tom Waits. July 30 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Aubrey Dayle’s My ID. July 31 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Artie Roth Group; 9:45pm Vaughan Misener Group.
Salty Dog Bar & Grill, The
1980 Queen St. E. 416-849-5064 (full schedule)
Sauce on the Danforth
1376 Danforth Ave. 647-748-1376
All shows: No cover.
Every Mon 9pm The Out Of Towners: Dirty Organ Jazz. Every Tue 6pm Julian Fauth.
(Formerly Chick n’ Deli/The People’s Chicken)
744 Mount Pleasant Rd. 416-489-7931
seven44.com (full schedule)
All shows: 7:30, No cover.
July 13 The Big City Big Band. July 20, August 17 George Lake Big Band. July 27, August 24 Mega City Swing Band. August 3 Advocats Big Band.
156 Cumberland St. 416-967-7676
tonibulloni.com (full schedule)
No cover. Saturday shows: 9pm. $30 food/drink minimum. Sunday shows: 6pm. $25 food/drink minimum.
292 Brunswick Ave. 416-923-8137
tranzac.org (full schedule)
3-4 shows daily, various styles. Mostly PWYC.
Every Mon 10pm Open Mic Mondays. Every Thurs 7:30pm Bluegrass Thursdays: Houndstooth. Every Fri 5pm The Foolish Things (folk). This month’s shows include: July 14 7:30pm Aurochs, 10pm Bedroom. July 19 5pm Monk’s Music; 7:30pm Diane Roblin Presents. July 21 10pm The Ken McDonald Quartet. July 28 10pm Nick Fraser Presents. July 31 7:30 Dust: The Quietest Big Band in the Known World; 10pm The Ryan Driver Sextet.