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"
Texas fans! Tom Braxton is excited to perform at the GLASS CACTUS in Grapevine, Texas on Friday, December 14, 2018, at 9:00 p.m. The nightclub is located at the beautiful Gaylord Texan Resort (just to the right of the hotel). The show will feature holiday favorites from Tom's Comfort and Joy Christmas album and "Old School" classics, and there will be a live DJ on the breaks. Admission is a $10 cover charge at the door (age 21 and up). For more information, visit www.glasscactusnightclub.com. Don't miss the fun!
South Jazz Kitchen in Philadelphia
Join Tom Braxton at the South Jazz Kitchen in Philadelphia, PA this holiday season! He will perform two shows on Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. For tickets and information, visit southjazzkitchen.com.
New Year's Eve in Florida
Ring in 2019 with Tom Braxton and Joey Sommerville in Cocoa, Florida! Come out and enjoy an amazing dinner, smooth jazz concert, and dance party on Monday, December 31, 2018, at the Holiday Inn Express (Grand Ballroom). This New Year's Eve extravaganza will kick off at 7:00 p.m. and is presented by Brevard Music Group. For tickets and information, visit www.brevardmusicgroup.com.
Celebrate the Holidays with Tom Braxton
Join Tom Braxton this holiday season for exciting concerts and events in the following cities: Holt, MI (Nov. 23); Lubbock, TX (Dec. 1); Corpus Christi, TX (Dec. 9); Grapevine, TX (Dec. 14); Houston, TX (Dec. 16); Philadelphia, PA (Dec. 20); Auburn, WA (Dec. 22-23); and Cocoa, FL (Dec. 31). Don't miss these special performances! See the Tour Schedule for details on tour dates near you!
Comfort and Joy Christmas Album and More!
This holiday season, be sure to get Tom Braxton's jazzy Christmas album, Comfort and Joy! This collection of timeless holiday favorites would make a great Christmas gift! Why not share all of Tom's music with your friends and family! CDs and downloads are available at Amazon, iTunes, and CD Baby. Visit the Music page for links and info to order today!
Earl Klugh's 9th Annual Weekend of Jazz at Kiawah Island
Tom Braxton is looking forward to performing at Earl Klugh's 9th Annual Weekend of Jazz at Kiawah Island on November 7-10, 2018. This incredible jazz event will be held at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina. The amazing lineup includes Chris Botti, Peabo Bryson (with special guest Deniece Williams), Patti Austin, Earl Klugh, Najee, The Rippingtons (featuring Russ Freeman), Adam Hawley, Al Turner, and many more! Visit www.weekendofjazz.com/kiawah for more information.
Tom Joins Rick Braun on Tour in October
Tom Braxton is very excited to join Rick Braun on tour this month for three shows: Wednesday, 10/10/18, at Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem, PA; Thursday, 10/11/18, at Tin Pan in Richmond, VA; and Friday, 10/12/18, at Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art in Pawleys Island, SC. Don't miss these exciting performances! For more information, see the Tour Schedule.