Bridge Street Live: The Last Waltz LIVE

41 Bridge Street presented The Last Waltz LIVE, featuring The Rev Tor Band and special guests. The Last Waltz LIVE is a re-creation of the Band’s classic concert film. This show features The Rev Tor Band as The Band, accompanied by a full horn section. Joining them is a cast of about a dozen local, … Continue reading

Blues Schedule December 2, 2016

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. The Pine Loft Café: Sunday, CTBS Blues Jam w/Petey Hop; Berlin. Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, The Delta Generators; Saturday, Poppa Chubby; Hartford. … Continue reading

Blues Schedule November 25, 2016

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, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez; Saturday, Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood; Hartford. (860) 278 7427 41 Bridge … Continue reading

Carl Ricci & 706 Union Ave

Catching up on my blog coverage.  Been catching a lot of blues but haven’t had the time to post.  I’ll let the pictures do most of the talking. Went to what can be described as an old time house party, blues, food and a fun crowd.  The House of the Rising Pun (Scott & Ellen) … Continue reading

Blues Schedule November 18, 2016

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: Saturday, Alexis P Suter Band; Hartford. (860) 278 7427 41 Bridge Street Live: Friday, James Montgomery Album Release … Continue reading

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 4 of 4

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 4 of 4 The birthYAY celebration tour made its way to the Cypress Restaurant for a Sunday show with Ted Drozdowski’s Scissormen.                                     As you can see Ted enjoys getting into the audience.       … Continue reading

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 3 of 4

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 3 of 4 The BirthYAY celebration tour continued on Saturday with a visit to Infinity Music Hall in Hartford.           Nothing like some Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes to knock a few years off.  The Gary Douglas Band opened and set the tone for a really good night.   … Continue reading

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 2 of 4

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 2 of 4   Next, Pulaski Club for EasyBaby.   The lighting took a little work but I liked the look. The band working hard.                         Questions/comments, I can be reached through the Blog comments or at twblus@aol.com.  BluesBeatNews is written, produced, … Continue reading

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 1 of 4

BirthYAY Celebration Tour 1 of  4 This year I decided to extend my birthday celebration.  Taking my cue from a blues friend Jen Oken (Baton Rouge photographer), I am celebrating my BirthYAY with a little blues tour. First stop was a visit to J’s Crab Shack with family and friends. Roberto Morbioli, Lenny Bradford and … Continue reading

Blues Schedule November 4, 2016

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. The Cypress Restaurant: Sunday, The Scissormen; Middletown. (860) 346-3367 Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes / The … Continue reading