Karl Denson's Tiny Universe is back on the road in support of their new studio album, New Ammo. The cross-country trek stops at Ace of Spades in Sacramento on Thursday, February 13 for a headline performance.
On this week's show, a musical tribute to Nelson Mandela with tracks by Hugh Masekela, Special AKA, Maze, Miles Davis and Mikey Dread. Plus music by South African jazz artists Dudu Pukwana and Zachs Nkosi.
South African quintet Muz'art is featured on this week's Acid Jazz. Also: Elements of Life, Sergio Mendes, India Arie, Frank McComb, Gregory Porter, Monty Alexander, Dave Hamilton, Marilyn Barbarin, Robert Glasper & Norah Jones. Saturday 10 p.m.