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  • Kenny G announces 2018 Bakersfield show

    Kenny G announces 2018 Bakersfield show

    Kenny G is a lean, mean, saxophone playing machine. He made the saxophone cool in pop music, and there was once a time (for those reading this article under the age of 25), that having a saxophonist play on a record or a live show was the symbolism of cool. So, put it all together, and Kenny G is...
  • Movie review: 'A Bad Moms Christmas' is ho-ho-horrible

    Movie review: 'A Bad Moms Christmas' is ho-ho-horrible

    A yule log if there ever was one, "A Bad Moms Christmas" drops down the chimney this week and into theaters. It's a soulless follow-up to last year's hit "Bad Moms" and it's as uninspired as you may imagine given that it was rushed into production shortly after the first film's unforeseen success...
  • Kenny G plays impromptu show on an airplane to raise money for Cancer

    Kenny G plays impromptu show on an airplane to raise money for Cancer

    Saxophonist Kenny G delighted airplane travelers from Tampa to San Francisco recently after a flight attendant asked to musician to assist her in raising funds for American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Passengers on the flight capture the musician's performance on cell phones while on the flight...
  • George Benson & Kenny G announce co-headlining tour

    George Benson & Kenny G announce co-headlining tour

    Heralded jazz superstars, George Benson and Kenny G, are teaming up for a historic co-headlining tour, where each artist will perform songs from their career-defining album, with their greatest hits. Over 40 years ago, Benson released his Grammy Award winning album, Breezin,' selling over 3 million...
  • Kenny G will perform at the City National Grove of Anaheim on March 30. Get tickets right here on AXS

    Kenny G's 5 best covers

    If there is anyone who isn’t a stranger to a cover song, it’s saxophonist Kenny G. He’s penned plenty of his own songs, but a good cover is never out of the question for G, who has peppered his catalog with covers since the beginning of his career. And Kenny G has never been too picky about what...
  • Kenny G will play the City National Grove of Anaheim on March 29. Get tickets today on AXS

    Speaking with Kenny G, the semi-traditionalist who just wants to play some sax

    Back in the ‘80s, Kenny G needed to change his sound. This was when he was just starting out. Back when, according to the smooth jazz saxophonist, smooth jazz wasn’t a term yet, and his music sounded more like R&B funk rather than the broad-stroke pop instrumental music that made him a household...
  • Kenny G will play the City National Grove of Anaheim on March 29

    Watch: 5 things you didn't know about Kenny G

    Like many hard-nosed and serious jazz musicians, Kenny G contains multitudes. Indeed, you may only associate him with his brand of polished and pleasant jazz, or his billowy hair that hasn’t had a bad day yet, but there is much more to Kenny G than meets the eye. Just who is Kenneth Bruce Gorelick...
  • One of Kenny G's many colorful videos

    Kenny G's 5 best music videos

    Throughout the history of the music video, one genre that never lent itself to the groundbreaking medium was jazz. Look, we’re trying not to sound like Ryan Gosling from “La La Land” here, but there probably aren’t a lot of jazz music videos because jazz is pure feeling, man. It’s emotion, violent...
  • Kenny G and Weezer team up for one of the most interesting collaborations in their respective careers

    From Warren G to Weezer: Kenny G's most surprising collaborations

    Kenny G has been a lot of things during his long career. Multi-instrumentalist. King of the adult contemporary radio waves. Fledgling comedian. The bearer of hair locks that all men aspire to emulate. And, perhaps surprisingly, he’s been an adventurous and open-minded collaborator. Outside of his...
  • Smooth with the jokes: 5 of Kenny G's most hilarious moments

    Smooth with the jokes: 5 of Kenny G's most hilarious moments

    Though it may have started off "cool," cool jazz and its spawn, smooth jazz has been a long-running pop culture punchline. The genre’s unobtrusive qualities and its failure to excite or subvert the wider musical culture makes smooth jazz the antithesis of cool, radical’s archnemesis. The funny thing...
  • Kenny G to visit City National Grove of Anaheim this March

    Kenny G to visit City National Grove of Anaheim this March

    He’s saxy and he knows it. Prolific saxophonist Kenny G will bring his striking sounds to Southern California audiences at the City National Grove of Anaheim this March. Known for his energetic stage presence, distinctive tones and impressive mane of curls, the woodwind virtuoso enchants fans of...
  • Kenny G brings magic, holiday hits to Hard Rock in Northfield

    Kenny G brings magic, holiday hits to Hard Rock in Northfield

    Anyone expecting a night of laid-back, sleep-inducing lullabies out of “Kenny G” Gorelick had their hopes dashed Wednesday when the saxophone superman took the Hard Rock stage. Or more specifically, from the moment he sauntered into the concert hall. See, Kenny appeared from the back—from the main...
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