Tall Granite Jazz Band at Pitman's tonight

LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia will he hosting The Tall Granite Jazz Band tonight at 8 p.m.

From the syncopated heart of New Hampshire, the Tall Granite Jazz Band sound is a spirited homage to Chicago-style "Hot" jazz from the Roaring 1920s, into the Swing jazz of the '30s, '40s, '50s and even '70s. Their influences range from King Oliver to Oliver Nelson, with stops at Louis Armstrong, George Gershwin, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Hoagy Carmichael, Miles Davis, Cole Porter, Louis Jordan, Van Morrison, and even Hank Williams.

Admission is $12 per person. Pitman's is a BYOB venue.