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Tonight at the Whitehouse: Jimi Tunnell and his Smokin’ Band

June 18, 2014

By Kathy Edwards McFarlandWhitehouse_Sign

Jeffry Eckels presents, “Jazz at the White House, A Vocal Showcase,” every Wednesday from 8-10:30!

Tonight: The amazing vocalist/guitarist Jimi Tunnell and his Smokin’ Band! Dennis Durick – drums; Jeff Plant – bass;  Jose Rossy – percussion; and Jimi Tunnell – guitar, voice.

You won’t want to miss this local legend in a rare Denton performance!

Jimi Tunnell at Dan's Silverleaf, 2012

Jimi Tunnell at Dan’s Silverleaf, 2012

The White House (on the corner of Scripture and Bryan in Denton, Texas) is a quaint, artsy, coffee house with great food, wine, beer, coffee drinks and the best atmosphere in town for listening to live music. Join us in the garden for a beautiful evening of music.


About Jimi Tunnell

Jimi Tunnell is a master musician whose diverse talent encompasses many musical styles from Pop and R&B to Jazz and Classical. He is a stunning vocalist and a brilliant guitarist. He’s also a sought-after arranger, composer, and producer.

Jimi currently heads the production company, Buffalo Sound, and leads the critically acclaimed band, Trilateral Commission, which includes percussionist Jose Rossy (Weather Report, Talking Heads) and drummer Rodney Holmes (Santana, Zawinul Syndicate).

Jimi has performed and recorded with such diverse artists as Carly Simon, Laurie Anderson, The Bee Gees, Arcadia (Duran Duran), C& C Music Factory, Malcolm McClaren, Arthur Baker, Little Louie Vega, Cover Girls, New Kids On The Block, Southside Johnny, Paul Schaffer, Will Lee (David Letterman), Steve Smith (Journey), Hiram Bullock, Daryl Jones, Dave Liebman, Teo Macero, Omar Hakim (Sting, Madonna), Dennis Chambers, Victor Bailey (Madonna, Weather Report), Kenny Garret, Mino Cinelu, Tom Coster (Santana), Adam Holzman (Miles Davis), Steps Ahead, and The Bob Belden Ensemble.

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