Calendar of upcoming live music in the area


Down Home Country Roundup: With the Marlin James Band, 7:30 p.m. April 3, Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $15.

“One Night of Queen”: Gary Mullen and The Works play the music of Queen on Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. April 9 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N. Tickets are $44, $49, $34 and $15 for youth/students. Buy online at or call 425-275-9595. Queen’s iconic anthems include “We Will Rock You,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Another One Bites the Dust” and “We are the Champions.”

Jeff Johnson Quartet: Jazz at the Center continues at Camano Center from 7 to 9 p.m. April 15, 606 Arrowhead Road, Camano Island. Tickets are $20 for adults; students with ID get in free. Call 360-387-0222 for more information.

Jackson High School Jazz Ensembles: The high school students perform at 6:30 p.m. April 13 at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley, 2033 Sixth Ave., Seattle. Admission is $25. The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley presents the Jackson ensembles led by Tom Morgan, Patrick West, Kevin Hall and Lesley Moffat. Jackson has performed at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, the Essentially Ellington competition and the Heritage Music Festival. In May, Jazz 1 will performing at Disneyland and d a recording session in the Disney recording studios.

Greg Ruby and the Rhythm Runners: 7:30 p.m. April 16 at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 565 Camano Ave., Langley. The 2014 opening night headliner for DjangoFest Northwest, the band returns to celebrate the release of their new CD “Washington Hall Stomp.” Evoking the sounds of underground speakeasies, roadhouses and dance halls of the 1920s and 30s, Greg Ruby and the Rhythm Runners’ CD features nine original compositions by Greg Ruby and three compositions from 1924 by Seattle jazz pioneer Frank D. Waldron. Ticket are $20 or $10 for young people. Call 800-638-7631.

Fred Chu and the Pacifica Chamber Orchestra: Spring Concert at 3 p.m. April 19 at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Tickets are $20 or $15 for seniors and students.

Strutz: The Arlington classic rock band performs April 25 at the music hall at the Everett Mall, near Macy’s. Doors open at 7 p.m. The band Shameless Hussy opens for Strutz. Tickets are $15.

Camano Junction: Big band music for dancing, 7 to 10 p.m. April 25, Camano Center, 606 Arrowhead Road, Camano Island. Call 360-387-0222.

Call for performers: The city of Lynnwood wants to spotlight local musicians and performing artists at the Lynnwood Farmers Market on Thursday afternoons/evenings June 11 through Sept. 10 at Wilcox Park, 5215 196th St. SW. Singers, bands, instrumentalists and other performance artists are invited to apply. For more information, go to or contact Sarah Olson at Deadline is May 1.

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