Chess Records – Blues Heaven

My trip to Chicago did get me to a blues historical site, Willie Dixon’s Blues Heaven in the Chess Records building.  It was actually an easy walk from my Convention at McCormick Place.  It is also on a busline that travels Michigan Ave.                   It is on … Continue reading

Studebaker John in Chicago

  Studebaker John in Chicago Playing a little catch up with the Blog. A visit to Chicago gave me the chance to see some local blues.  Unfortunately I had enough work that one night out was all I had. The House of Blues was walking distance from my hotel.  So Monday night a visit was … Continue reading

Blues Schedule July 25

This Week’s Blues. The blues schedule is as up to date as possible, but it’s always a good idea to call the club to confirm, also you might want to check the starting time. Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday,Young Guns Showcase; Saturday, Mark Naftalin & Friends w/Paul Gabriel; Hartford. (860) 278 7427 Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Kal … Continue reading

Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez

  After Lovelace/Stoltz is was time for Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez to rock Bridge Street Live.     The Beehive Queen was ready to party and brought the audience right along. Cliff Goodwin was as animated as I have seen him.  The band was feeding off the positive electricity coming from the audience. Mike Colbath … Continue reading

Lovelace/Stoltz Americana/Blues Project

Lee-Ann Lovelace and Dave Stoltz were joined by Ralph Rosen of Bruce Katz’s band in opening for Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez to rock Bridge Street Live. I had told my sister that I would take her to see Lee-Ann Lovelace and Dave Stoltz opening for Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez at Bridge Street Live.  … Continue reading

Blues Schedule July 18, 2014

  This Week’s Blues. The blues schedule is as up to date as possible, but it’s always a good idea to call the club to confirm, also you might want to check the starting time. Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Buckwheat Zydeco; Norfolk. Bridge Street Live: Friday, Trampled Under Foot Saturday, James Montgomery Blues Band w/ … Continue reading

Blues Schedule July 11, 2014

  This Week’s Blues. The blues schedule is as up to date as possible, but it’s always a good idea to call the club to confirm, also you might want to check the starting time. Bridge Street Live: Saturday, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez / Lovelace-Stoltz; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 Enfield Town Green: Friday, Robert Cray … Continue reading

Blues Schedule July 4, 2014

This Week’s Blues. The blues schedule is as up to date as possible, but it’s always a good idea to call the club to confirm, also you might want to check the starting time. Mystic River Park: Monday, Sugar Ray & the Bluetones (6-8 pm); Mystic. Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, The Rich Badowski Blues Band; Hartford. … Continue reading

Andy T Nick Nixon Band

It isn’t very often that I get to travel for something non blues.  But this past week I was in Boulder Colorado at CU to receive an Award for Central Connecticut State University.  CCSU takes part in an EPA Football Challenge and we placed first nationally in the Waste Minimization category.  Only college in the … Continue reading

Blues Schedule June 27

This Week’s Blues. The blues schedule is as up to date as possible, but it’s always a good idea to call the club to confirm, also you might want to check the starting time. Mystic Shipyard: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, The Mystic Blues Festival; Mystic. The Ridgefield Playhouse: Sunday, Petey Hop opens for Grand Funk Railroad: … Continue reading

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