Papa Mali's Double Uptown Shotgun in Mobile, AL

Papa Mali’s Double Uptown Shotgun in Mobile, AL

  Joe Ashlar will be joining guitarist Papa Mali and his group Double Uptown Shotgun on March 24th at 7pm for Malagafest 2013 in Mobile, AL.  The festival is held at the Malaga Inn in Downtown Mobile.  If you are in the area, or travelling, don’t miss this awesome show!  The group will be Papa...READ MORE
Free Mp3 Download from All About Jazz!

Free Mp3 Download from All About Jazz! has just featured a free download of the title track from Larry Ankrum’s album, “Without Reasons”!  Joe Ashlar can be heard playing piano on the free download as well as the entire album.  The band is rounded out by David Pulphus on the Upright Bass, and Kevin O’Day on the drums.  Click here to...READ MORE
Music at the Mint Videos!

Music at the Mint Videos!

In January 2013, Joe Ashlar performed a weekly “Piano Hour” Workshop Series for the New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park at the Old U.S. Mint, located in the French Quarter of New Orleans.  With the approaching of the SuperBowl and Mardi Gras, the performances were very well attended by visitors from out of town, as...READ MORE
Ashlar teams up with Eddie Roberts' West Coast Sounds!

Ashlar teams up with Eddie Roberts’ West Coast Sounds!

Joe Ashlar has just teamed up with New Mastersounds guitarist Eddie Roberts for his project “West Coast Sounds”  The group kicks off their performances together with a Mardi Gras weekend performance as a trio, February 10th, 2013 @ The Blue Nile on Frenchman Street in New Orleans!  The full group, (Joe Ashlar- organ, Eddie Roberts-...READ MORE
New Orleans JazzFest 2013!

New Orleans JazzFest 2013!

Joe Ashlar has just been confirmed on the 2013 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival for May 2nd, 2013 in the WWOZ Jazz Tent!  This performance will be part of the annual Woodshed series, which focuses on a different instrument each year.  The instrument of choice this year is none other than Joe’s favorite, the...READ MORE Site Launch Site Launch

Hello Everyone! Just getting the site up and running. It is still under construction and a work in progress, so check back periodically for updates. For now, the intention is to at least have my schedule listed all in one place, so you may follow where I am playing and check out the music!...READ MORE