5 Concerts to Check Out this Week (December 20-26)

Niki D'AndreaDecember 20, 2021
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Carvin Jones | Photo by Rei Santos

Every week, we present a curated list of live music in a wide range of genres all around the Valley. This holiday week brings lots of jazz and blues, with a shot of seasonal spirit.

Sean Mullaney
Monday, December 20 at Copper Blues
Sean Mullaney, singer for the Instant Classics, performs a solo acoustic set. 6 p.m. Monday, December 22 at Copper Blues, 50 W. Jefferson St., Phoenix, copperblueslive.com. Admission is free.

Carvin Jones
Tuesday, December 21 at The Beaver Bar
Blues guitarist Carvin Jones plays a long set of blues and rock standards full of smokin’ solos. 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 21 at The Beaver Bar, 11801 N. 19th Ave., Phoenix, thebeaverbarphxaz.com. Admission is free.

Hillary Rose
Tuesday, December 21 at The Lost Leaf
Local songstress Hillary Rose performs an acoustic set of soothing jazz with soft rock overtones. 9 p.m. Tuesday, December 21 at The Lost Leaf, 914 N. 5th St., Phoenix, thelostleaf.org. Admission is free.

WillfromBrazil Band
Thursday, December 23 at The Womack
A six-piece band plays funky Brazilian music as part of The Womack Feliz Natal Party. 8 p.m. Thursday, December 23 at The Womack, 5749 N. 7th St., Phoenix, thewomack.us. Contact for admission price.

Annual Christmas Eve Blues Bash
Friday, December 24 at The Rhythm Room
Bill Tarsha & the Rocket 88’s play, along with San Diego-based blues harmonica player Billy Watson. Friday, December 24 at The Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, rhythmroom.com. Tickets cost $10 plus fees.


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