LL7 Latin Jazz
Detroit's premier Latin Jazz group, specializing in smoking hot Latin Jazz a la Poncho Sanchez, Tito Puente and Horace Silver; also Latin Dance styles like Salsa and Cha Cha.
LL7 Latin Jazz is a 7-piece group specializing in high-energy Latin inspired Jazz and Dance styles, similar to Poncho Sanchez, Tito Puente, Spanish Harlem Orchestra, and featuring some of Detroit's top artists. Known as the Lynn LaPlante Seven, Lynn Laplante was the Founder and Band Leader. He passed away unexpectedly on March 28th, 2016 just 8 days after the release of their first CD "Motor City Mambo". On April 29th, 2016 LL7 Won the Detroit Music Awards Outstanding World Recording for that album. LL7 Features Sax, Trumpet, and Trombone, driven by the rhythmic pulse of piano, along with acoustic bass, drums and Latin percussion.
Suggested Entertainment FeeWith the goal of providing amazing hospitality with minimal rules, the Blue LLama Jazz Club doesn't have a mandatory cover charge when featuring local and regional artists. However, our mission is to bring the best talent to our community and you will see a “suggested entertainment fee” line on the check. While it's not required, you're welcome to add the suggested amount per person to help us continue our mission of presenting amazing music five days a week on the Blue LLama stage.