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Get the mojo going with Hot Latin & Jazz! Bahia features Dale “Manolito” Fuentes on flute and percussion, Gary Way on electric and grand piano, Greg Beck on guitar, Keegan Harshman on bass, and Scott Small (drums), plus special guests. Originating on Whidbey Island in 1997, the Bahia playlist runs the gamut from Antonio Carlos Jobim, Louis Bonfi , and Josef Zawinul, to John Coltrane and Charlie Parker. Traditional jazz fans and Latin jazz fans alike will enjoy these energetic bandmates as they inspire dancers to hit the floor.

MAR. 15 / 7:30 PM / $20  BUY TICKETS

During the annual Rural Characters benefit concert for the WICA Local Artist Series, LAS, on May 18, 2013, the Characters announced the winners of the 2014 LAS. Thank you to all who participated and submitted your work—we appreciate your support! Thank you to the Rural Characters for the 11th Anniversary Benefit Concert—what a lot of fun.

The 2015 LOCAL ARTISTS SERIES Call for Artists and Application Information
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 WICA Local Artist Series until April 15, 2014. The winners will be announced at the Rural Characters concerts on May 16 & 17, 2014. 

LAS Press Release

Application - You will need to print and mail the application to WICA at this time.

Earlier Event: March 14
Siri Bardarson & Steve Trembley
Later Event: March 22
Weatherside Whiskey Band.