SmoothJazz.com: "One of the most respected and loved sax men in Smooth Jazz...Tom Braxton is a treasure...incredibly talented composer, producer, and musician."
SmoothJazz Europe: "Tom is back with a new album, and it sounds just right...I get a feeling of joy and positive energy from listening to it. Highly recommended."
JazzReview.com: "One of smooth jazz's most prolific saxophonists...he has all the required tools to become a major force."
SmoothJazz.com: "Tom’s highly anticipated 8th solo release, THE NEXT CHAPTER, is a feel-good, body movin’, soulfully positive collection of tunes...a guaranteed chart topper!"
Smooth Jazz Therapy: "Sax-man Braxton is a master of smooth, sophisticated contemporary jazz."
Bob James (Jazz Legend & Grammy Award-Winning Keyboardist): "I was looking forward to performing with Tom Braxton on the Smooth Jazz Cruise because I had heard so many great things about him. But he exceeded even my high expectations and challenged me with his soulful heartfelt playing. He is my kind of musician! Whether interpreting my music, or performing his own originals with his band on the ship, he nailed everything and projected what seemed like unlimited energy! I can't wait to play with him again. I'm a fan!!"
Smooth Jazz Cruise Fans: B.T. - "You were awesome!!!" L.B. - "Thank you for incredible shows (as usual!)...from two of your greatest fans in AZ!" C.M. - "I'm a first timer for SJC...and a new HUGE fan! Loving some Tom Braxton." B.A. - "You were the bomb on the SJC! Thanks for another great experience!" D.L. - "Thanks for sharing your talent with us... The long travel from South Africa was worth it."
Fans on Social Media: J.W. - "Sat in the front row at his performance in Kennesaw, GA last night, and had the best time of my life. What a great performance and a great performer." N.O. - "Awesome CD, Tom...I'm a huge admirer of your music and your immense talents. Your compositions are extremely unique and deep. Please keep blessing us with your work." K.M. - "This CD is tight!!! One of my favorites... Walking around Paris listening to it." J.R.W. - "Hey Tom; the CD is Great!! Listening over and over everyday." D.R. - "Just took a road trip with the family... We were jamming to you all the way down I-20! Love it." R.E. - "A stunning return from Tom - a great album. Highly recommended. - SmoothGrooves Radio UK"
Tom Braxton is looking forward to performing with Peter White at Jazziz Nightlife in Boca Raton, FL on April 21-22. If you're in the area, don't miss these two nights of exciting jazz! Click here for tickets and information.
Tom and Peter White - 2014 Smooth Jazz Cruise
(Photo by Entertainment Cruise Productions, LLC)
Tom Joins Earl Klugh at Weekend of Jazz at The Broadmoor
Tom Braxton will perform at Earl Klugh's 12th Annual Weekend of Jazz at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, CO. The event will be held on April 9-11 and will feature amazing musical entertainment by Earl Klugh, Burt Bacharach, Dave Grusin, Lee Ritenour, Kirk Whalum, Jeff Lorber Fusion, Nikki Yanofsky, and many more. Visit www.weekendofjazz.com for more information.
Tom, Jonathan Butler, and Earl Klugh
2014 Weekend of Jazz at The Broadmoor
Fantastic Spring Jazz Concert in San Antonio
Last month, Tom Braxton traveled to San Antonio, TX to headline the Spring Jazz Concert at The Falls. He stopped by the set of KENS 5 TV and talked with anchors Anusha and Jeremy on the morning of the concert. That night, he kicked off the annual jazz series with an exciting performance at The Shops at La Cantera. The weather was beautiful, the band was outstanding, and there was a huge crowd of enthusiastic fans! Thank you, San Antonio, for making this concert one of the most thrilling musical highlights of the season!
Tom at KENS 5 TV in San Antonio, TX
Spring Jazz Concert at The Falls - San Antonio, TX
Don't Miss Tom at Spaghettini
Tom Braxton is looking forward to returning to Spaghettini in Seal Beach, CA next month! He will perform on Saturday, April 4, for two shows at 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Click here to get your tickets TODAY!
Life of Dreams Jazz Concert
DFW Fans! Join Tom Braxton at the Life of Dreams Jazz Concert in Fort Worth, TX on Saturday, March 21, at 8:00 p.m. The concert will be held at the Austin Event Center and will also feature Larry Braggs and Emerald Khan. Get your tickets TODAY at JimAustinOnline.com.
Ghana Blog and Photos
Tom Braxton had a great time performing with Earl Klugh at the Stanbic Ghana Jazz Festival in Accra, Ghana. Check out his Blog to read about this exciting trip and visit Photo Gallery 3 for tour photos.
Tom, Earl Klugh & Band at Stanbic Ghana Jazz Festival