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"
Blog Post - Monday, June 18, 2018 (with Photos):
It's official! My son, Julian, graduated from Marcus High School... See full blog >>
Tom to Headline at Blue Note Napa
West Coast fans! Tom Braxton is very excited to be a headliner at the Blue Note Napa this summer! He will perform two shows on Thursday, August 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Make plans to come out and enjoy live jazz and gourmet cuisine at this fantastic venue located in the historic Napa Valley Opera House in Napa, CA. Tickets are on sale now at (707) 880-2300 or www.bluenotenapa.com, so get yours early! Be sure to spread the word!
Caprock Jazz Concert in Lubbock
Join Tom Braxton at the CAPROCK JAZZ CONCERT in Lubbock, Texas on Thursday, July 5, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This event is presented by the Lubbock Roots Historical Jazz Council and will be held at the Museum of Texas Tech University, Helen DeVitt Jones Auditorium. Get your tickets today at www.selectaseatlubbock.com.
Perfect Note in Alabama
Tom Braxton is looking forward to returning to Hoover, Alabama next month! He will perform at Perfect Note on Friday, July 13, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. This concert is part of the jazz series presented by TK Productions. Visit www.tkproductionsinc.com for tickets and information.
St. James LIVE Jazz Club in Atlanta
Atlanta fans! Don't miss Tom Braxton's performance at St. James LIVE Jazz Club in Atlanta, GA on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 9:00 p.m. Tickets are available now at www.stjamesliveatl.com. See you there!
Tom Joins Earl Klugh at Blue Note New York
Tom Braxton will join Earl Klugh at the Blue Note New York on July 17-22, 2018. They will perform six nights at 8:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Don't miss these fantastic shows! For tickets and information, visit www.bluenotejazz.com/newyork.
2017 at Blue Note New York
(Photo by Katherine Gilraine)
Tom Returns to Atlanta for Suite Jazz Series
Tom Braxton will return to Atlanta, GA to perform at the Suite Food Lounge on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. This concert is part of the Suite Jazz Series presented by JazzBeat Promotions. Visit suiteatl.com or call (404) 577-2500 to get your tickets TODAY!
Tom Joins Earl Klugh at Jazz Alley in Seattle
West Coast fans! Tom Braxton will join Earl Klugh in Seattle, WA to perform at Dimitriou's JAZZ ALLEY on May 3-6, 2018. Don't miss these 4 nights of exciting shows at this legendary venue! For tickets and info, visit www.jazzalley.com.