Update from Sam…

Update from Sam...

I’d like to thank everyone for their kind words and support during my year long illness. I’ve turned the corner and am feeling so much better. I’ll be playing my […]

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Besame Mucho!

Besame Mucho!

Check out this project released in 2012 featuring Steve Grismore, Sam Salomone and John Kizilarmut. Straight ahead jazz homage to the 60s guitar-organ-drums trio style. Click on the cover above […]

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Monday Night Jazz Jam

Monday Night Jazz Jam

Des Moines’ Monday Night Jazz Jam – Sam Salomone, Nathan Peoples, Rob Ankum, Jim Oatts, Rob Messer… Check out a video from 2006

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Old-School Player, Old-School Axe

Old-School Player, Old-School Axe

For the past four years, the Court Avenue Brewing Company in downtown Des Moines has hosted a jazz jam session featuring some of the best players in town…

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City Sounds: Salomone’s ‘VooDoo Bop’

City Sounds: Salomone's 'VooDoo Bop'

The best musicians seem born to play a particular instrument. Their skill set is above average, their knowledge of the instrument is second only to their willingness to explore its possibilities, and when everything is cooking onstage…

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