Mike Pauers Quartet
Dec
8
7:30 pm19:30

Mike Pauers Quartet

We are happy to welcome to the Transfer stage the Mike Pauers Quartet, headed up by Mr. Pauers and his bari sax and supported by the killer line up of Theo Merriweather on keys, Clay Schaub on bass and Jay Arpin on drums.

BTW! As a special perk, we're giving away tix for The Bad Plus at The Back Room (the old roastery) at Colectivo Prospect! Ask your server about them.

Martini Jazz Lounge is every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
Dec
13
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

We welcome back one of Milwaukee's shining stars, singer and vocal stylist, Adekola Adedapo. She has been crossing paths with members of the Transfer House Band for decades, and the chemistry shows. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar on drums. As with every Tuesday, bottles of wine are half off!

Transfer House Band Holiday Show feat. Dennis Fermenich
Dec
20
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band Holiday Show feat. Dennis Fermenich

The Transfer House Band's 8th annual Holiday Show will rival the best that Bing Crosby ever had! Dennis Fermenich will rock all of your holiday favorites and present you with some new ones with the solid backing of the usual suspects, Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on Guitar and Omar on drums... and with a host of special guest appearances and you on backup vocals!

As always, bottles of vino are half off, but tonight will also feature hot apple cider (spike optional) and gluhwein (spiked for cooold weather) while supplies last!

The Eric Jacobson Trio
Dec
22
7:30 pm19:30

The Eric Jacobson Trio

We welcome back Eric Jacobson with his trio. Eric leads on trumpet, Dave Bayles on drums and Mitch Shiner on Vibes.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos, $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jan
3
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join us as the Transfer House Band welcomes the 17th year of the millennium with the experienced stylings of resident vocalist Dennis Fermenich leading the way. He'll be propelled by the juggernaut of rhythm and harmony that is his sonic backdrop and his fuel, with Neal Chandek controlling the keys, Bill Martin supporting on guitar and Omar laying down the beats.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino by the bottle.


Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Dec
6
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo
Nov
29
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo

We welcome back a true jazz swooner/ stylist, Jerry Grillo, who will be digging deep into his repertoire tonight with the expert backing of your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the restrained master, Bill Martin, on guitar; and the smooth backing beats of Omar on the kit...

...and as always: half priced wine by the bottle, all night.

Transfer House Band
Nov
22
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band

We present an evening with the core trio, your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Transfer House Band feat. Niel Davis
Nov
15
10:30 pm22:30

Transfer House Band feat. Niel Davis

Tonight, our featured guest is guitarist and West End Academy maestro, Niel Davis, who will pair nicely with resident guitarist, Bill Martin, along with Neal Chandek on keys and Omar on drums. 

As always on Tuesdays, bottles of vino are half off.

Paul Silbergleit Trio
Nov
10
7:30 pm19:30

Paul Silbergleit Trio

We welcome jazz guitarist Paul Silbergleit along with Clay Schaub on stand-up bass and Devin Drobka on drums.

!!! As a special perk to our jazz patrons, we will be giving away tickets to Patricia Barber Trio's appearance Saturday night at a new intimate and exciting venue, The Back Room (the old roastery) at Colectivo on Prospect. More here.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

 

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Nov
8
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Transfer House Band
Nov
1
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band

Every Tuesday, the Transfer House Band hold court on the stage. Jazz, standards, sit-ins, general revelry, led by Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Oct
25
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Anthony Deutsch Trio
Oct
20
7:30 pm19:30

Anthony Deutsch Trio

We welcome back one of Milwaukee's rising new talents, Anthony Deutsch on keys and vocals, solidly supported by John Christensen on upright bass and Timothy Russell on drums.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith
Oct
18
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith

We welcome back one of Milwaukee's most skilled vocal stylists, Brenda Smith. She'll be supported by the usual suspects: your host, Neal Chandek, keys; Bill Martin, guitar; and Omar, drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis
Oct
13
7:30 pm19:30

Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis

Milwaukee's guitar legend Manty Ellis is back for his fall through spring Odd Thursday residency with the Eric Schoor Trio. The incredible Juli Wood is in for Eric Schoor on sax and Jim Paolo is covering for Jeff Hamann on bass.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday eve, Oct thru May at Transfer.

Classic martinis and cosmos, $5. Live jazz, no cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Oct
11
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and the smooth operator, Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Eric Jacobson Organ Trio
Oct
6
7:30 pm19:30

Eric Jacobson Organ Trio

Tonight, we kick off Martini Jazz Lounge Thursdays with the Eric Jacobson Quartet. Eric leads on trumpet, Dave Bayles on drums, Charles LaVena on bass and Dan Flynn on guitar.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos, $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Floyd Dorsey
Oct
4
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Floyd Dorsey

We are proud to welcome back a Milwaukee treasure, a core member of the "Milwaukee Ratpack," Floyd Dorsey. Floyd will be supported by the usual suspects: your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar behind the set.

As with every Tuesday, bottles of vino are half priced all day!

CNJ Latin Jazz Trio
Sep
29
7:30 pm19:30

CNJ Latin Jazz Trio

CNJ are here for the finale of Latin Sessions 2016 with Cecilio Negron, Jr on congas, Neil Davis on guitar and Joey Sanchez on bass. It's been a killer summer, let's celebrate it one last time!

Latin Sessions, every Thursday through September. Capairinhas, Mojitos y Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Sep
27
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Carlos Adames Group
Sep
22
7:30 pm19:30

Carlos Adames Group

The Carlos Adames Group close out their summer residency tonight with the penultimate Latin Sessions night of 2016. Carlos is this year's ShephEx reader's choice jazz musician of the year, and is joined by Elias Holman on keys, Tony Ayala on percussion, and Conway Powell on bass.

Latin Sessions, every Thursday through September. Capairinhas, Mojitos y Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Transfer House Band feat. Bruce Henry
Sep
20
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Bruce Henry

Bruce Henry is more commonly seen in Chicago or the twin cities, but tonight we are proud to welcome him back to Transfer as special guest of the House Band, hosted by Neal Chandek on keys along with Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on drums. 

Read more about Bruce Henry here.

Every Tuesday: half price vino by the bottle and live jazz at 7:30p.

Johnny Padilla y su Onda Tropical
Sep
15
7:30 pm19:30

Johnny Padilla y su Onda Tropical

Padilla y su Onda Tropical will close out their Latin Sessions run. If you haven't caught them yet this summer, do yourself a favor. This group was assembled by saxophonist/ flautist/ etc, Johnny Padilla, who also engineered the edgy tropical backdrop, which will be provided by Ethan Bender on bass, Cody Steinman on guitar and Bill Feldman on drums.

Latin Sessions, every Thursday through September. Capairinhas, Mojitos y Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Sep
13
8:30 pm20:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We present our resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Carlos Adames Group
Sep
8
7:30 pm19:30

Carlos Adames Group

ShephEx reader's choice jazz musician of the year, percussionist Carlos Adames, is joined by Elias Holman on keys, Tony Ayala on percussion, Conway Powell on bass and Russell Rossetto on trombone.

Latin Sessions, every Thursday through September. Capairinhas, Mojitos y Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo
Sep
6
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo

Help us welcome back a true jazz swooner/ stylist, Jerry Grillo. Jerry will be digging deep into his repertoire tonight with the expert backing of your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the restrained master, Bill Martin, on guitar; and the smooth backing beats of Omar on the kit...

...and a lucky coincidence: half priced wine by the bottle, all night.

 

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Aug
30
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

We welcome resident vocalist, Dennis Fermenich, along with your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the inimitable Bill Martin on guitar; and Omar on drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Padilla y su Onda Tropical
Aug
25
7:30 pm19:30

Padilla y su Onda Tropical

Padilla y su Onda Tropical, featuring saxophonist, Johnny Padilla, and a jazzy tropical backdrop provided by Jordan Rattner on guitar, Ethan Bender on bass and Ben Hans on drums.

Latin Sessions, every Thursday through September. Capairinhas, Mojitos y Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Transfer House Band feat Janet O'Mahony
Aug
23
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat Janet O'Mahony

We welcome to the Transfer stage for the first time, the power and grace of vocalist Janet O'Mahony. She'll be backed by the usual suspects: your host, Neal Chandek, keys; Bill Martin, guitar; and Omar, drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!