Narada Michael Walden’s Holiday Jam ft. Clarence Clemons – 12/17/10

Narada Michael Walden Holiday Jam 2010

It’s Christmas time and that means its time for Narada Michael Walden’s annual Holiday Jam Dance Party at the intimate 142 Throckmorton Theater benefiting the Narada Michael Walden Foundation which provides scholarships to young musicians. This was the annual benefit concert’s fourteenth year. This year patrons witnessed performances by The Big Man, Clarence Clemons, on saxophone (and a few vocals here and there), Jeanie Tracy, Sakai, Lydia Pense, Manuel Romero, Vernon Ice Black, the Narada Band, and of course, The Santa Babies. Continue reading

Jeff Beck – 4/16/10

Jeff Beck

It isn’t often that you see one of the best guitar players in the world on tour with arguably the best drummer in the world, but if you were at the Nob Hill Masonic Center on April 16, 2010, you saw exactly that. Jeff Beck recruited Narada Michael Walden to play with him on his 2009-2010 world tour and the mastery with which they performed made the sounds truly compliment each other. Continue reading