Up Close & Personal with Shelley Carrol

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Shelley Carrol is one of the great musicians that reside in the DFW area and, lucky for us, performs at Scat when he can. He's played all over the world and on numerous recordings with bands ranging from The Duke Ellington Orchestra to Sheryl Crow. Come see for yourself how amazing a Wednesday night show at Scat is.


Keith Karns Big Band

Keith Karns is an award winning trumpeter, composer and bandleader living in Denton Texas. Keith's original compositions represent the bleeding edge of the contemporary while maintaining a firm grasp on the legacy of his predecessors. Keith’s band features some of the best young jazz musicians in the country. More than master instrumentalists, each member of Keith's band is possessed with a totally individual creative voice, and by working together they are able to express a truly awesome musical identity. Keith’s music can be heard on his 2012 debut album Thought and Memory as well on the University of North Texas One O’clock Lab Band album Lab 2013 and on the upcoming Lab 2014.


Alcedrick Todd Band with J.E. McKissic

Alcedrick Todd has performed with artists such as Jazzhead, Chubby Carrier and The Bayou Swamp Band, Bo Didly, Tito Jackson,The Equinox Jazz Orchestra, Irma Thomas, and Trombone Shorty, too name a few! Its always a good time with Alcedrick and his eclectic mix of Jazz, Soul, and Funk. Tonight, vocalist JE McKissic joins the band for this spectacular evening. Reservation requests can be made by calling 817-870-9100 after 5pm or leave a message at anytime.

Tatiana Mayfield

Refreshing and beautiful are how many have described the voice and persona of Tatiana “LadyMay” Mayfield, a jazz vocalist, musician, and educator from Fort Worth, Texas. “LadyMay” (as she has been named) has been singing and playing jazz music since the tender age of thirteen. Since then, she has performed in various venues and festivals throughout the U.S., which in turn have earned her rave reviews from listeners and musicians in addition to numerous awards. This is a cool night of jazz standards, R & B, and much more that we'll surely have you swaying. Reservations requests accepted by calling 817-870-9100.


Black Dog Jazz Jam

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The best hang for Sundays is right here. Come out and feel the laid back vibe of jam with a great band at its core. You don't know who's gonna show up and sit in. This Fort Worth tradition is still going strong at your favorite lounge.

Straight Ahead - Tribute to the Music of the Blue Note Label

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Blue Note Records is an American jazz record label, established in 1939 by Alfred Lion and Max Margulis. It derives its name from the characteristic "blue notes" of jazz and the blues. Some of the most influential artists and music from Coltrane to Monk to Coleman just to name a few were Blue Note staples. Pete Clagett and Chris Milyo make Tuesdays a walk down memory lane and tribute to this legendary label that changed the world of music.

Poetry's Love Affair with Music featuring Shelley Carrol

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Shelley Carrol and Verve Culture present a night of poetry and music with some of your favorite poets and musicians. Shelley Carrol is a staple in the jazz scene locally and worldwide performing all over with the Duke Ellington big band as well as on his own. He is a one of a kind talent and performer. Mr. Carrol was invited to join the Duke Ellington Orchestra by trumpeter Barry Lee Hall. This would prove to be an enormous musical opportunity. Since joining the band, he has toured the U.S. and over 30 foreign countries. He has also recorded and or performed with Maureen McGovern, Tony Bennet, Nancy Wilson, Joe Williams, Sheryl Crow and a host of others.


Flipside CD Release Party

Flipside has a brand new CD and we are going to have some fun. Come hear the new CD live and grab your copy to take home. The Flipside musical experience is a unique combination of American musical forms. A combination of Jazz with world beat and creative improvisation. Frustrated by the limitations imposed from the commercialism of the music industry and the pressure to conform to a narrow style, Flipside was formed in 2000. Flipside works in an ensemble style - with each member carrying equal weight. "Serious Fun" is the main philosophy driving the group. Paul Unger is the Assistant Principal Bass with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. Dennis Durick (Drums) has played and recorded with Dave Liebman, Joe McBride, Quartet Out and Circo. Dave Monsch (Sax) is currently very active in the original Jazz, Big Band, Avant Garde, and the straight ahead music scene in DFW as well in the studio. Come out and help us celebrate the unveiling up this uber-talented trio.


Red Young

The hardest-driving, genuine Hammond B3 organ based group around helmed by Red Young returns. Transporting voluptuous Soul, Jazz, Funk and Rhythm & Blues sounds from time past into new music in our modern day lifestyle. Don't miss Ft Worth native Red Young's (now residing in Austin) return home for another great night. Reservation requests accepted by calling 817-870-9100


Ricki Derek & the Vegas Six

Ricki and his band swing into Scat for a night of Rat Pack Era music and beyond. It's always a great time when Ricki and his Vegas Six band take the stage. Showmanship backed by the finest musicians, make it a one two punch. You'll crave a martini and a time machine! Reservations can be by requested by calling the club at 817-870-9100.


Black Dog, a Jazz Jam

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It just keeps getting better and better, like a fine whiskey. You never know who is going to sit in with this great gathering of musicians. Come see why this is the longest running jazz jam in Fort Worth.

Straight Ahead - Tribute to the Music of the Blue Note Label

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A superb night of the music that made the Blue Note Label such and amazing part of the musical landscape. A tribute every Tuesday that is really catching on. Chris Milyo and Pete Clagett lead this weekly journey.

The Filthy Six

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The Filthy Six are the most exciting, authentic Soul Jazz outfit in the UK today and have established themselves as one of the most electric live acts on the scene. Their soaring horns, blistering guitar and gut-wrenching Hammond are fuelled by one of the hardest grooving rhythm sections around producing a hip-shakingly powerful mixture of jazz, funk and boogaloo totally in keeping with the finest traditions of the Blue Note sound. Don't miss this killin night of music. Purchase Tickets Here


Tuesday - Thursday: 7pm-2am | Friday: 5pm-2am     Saturdays: 6pm-2am     Sundays: 7pm-2am | Closed Mondays     Happy Hour: Friday 5-8pm