Producer and drummer Ben Makinen (Bmakin Music) is thrilled to announce a partnership with the Bear Creek Distillery (1879 South Acoma St, Denver). Beginning Thursday December 27th,
2018 Makinen will host his Jazz Jam Session from 6-8p on the 4th Thursday of every month.
The house band features seasoned pros Scott Grove on the B-3 organ and Mark Klagstad on electric guitar with Makinen at the drums. All players are welcome to sit-in and this session is
The Bear Creek Distillery produces some of the state’s finest hand crafted premium spirits right on the premise with state of the art Kothe copper stills. The band performs in front of these glorious works of art and is surrounded by large wooden casks filled with whiskey, rye and rum – what could be more jazzy than that?!
Ben Makinen is in post production with his jazz documentary titled ‘Jazz Town’ to be released in 2019.