Skip to Content
SUPPORT
‹ All Events

Friday Night Live Jazz Concert Series

SUPPORT

July 27th – Chillie Willie Groove – Percussion Jazz / Funk

William Portela, “Chillie Willie Groove”, was born into a musically inclined family. His father was a well-known Latin percussionist in the New York salsa scene and his mother was a singer. Chillie has played with countless salsa bands, smooth jazz bands, funk bands, soul rhythm and blues bands, and now gospel bands. He has also toured Germany, France, and Luxembourg. Chillie Willie Groove auditioned to open up for Lionel Hampton and Duke Ellington Bands. Major highlights in Chillie’s music career came when he met and played right beside Tito Puente at the Brian Alden Jazz Festival in Connecticut.

More KXCI's Pick

Rosanne Case & Her Band Remember Everything, KXCI Presents!
FEATURED
Rosanne Case & Her Band Remember Everything, KXCI Presents!
February 20 | 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fox Theatre
Richard Thompson Electric Trio, KXCI Presents!
FEATURED
Richard Thompson Electric Trio, KXCI Presents!
February 17 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fox Theatre
Joan Osborne sings Bob Dylan, KXCI Presents!
FEATURED
Joan Osborne sings Bob Dylan, KXCI Presents!
February 6 | 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fox Theatre
David Huckfelt – Record Release Show – KXCI Presents!
FEATURED
David Huckfelt – Record Release Show – KXCI Presents!
February 23 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Club Congress
Oh Pep!, KXCI Presents!
FEATURED
Oh Pep!, KXCI Presents!
March 2 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress

More Events

KXCI NEWSLETTER

Sign Up

SUPPORT
LOCAL RADIO

SUPPORT