Blues Schedule August 12 – 18

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.

  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, The Gas House Gorillas; Saturday, Gina Sicilia; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • The Griswold Inn: Sunday, Basically Blues Band; Essex.
  • Angelico’s Lakehouse: Saturday, Basically Blues Band; East Hampton.
  • Lucky Lou’s: Saturday, Paul Gabriel Trio; Wethersfield.
  • Bridge Street Live: Saturday, LittleHouse; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762
  • Ocean Beach Park: Friday, Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood; New London.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Friday, Leon Redbone; Norfolk.
  • Penny Lane: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Old Saybrook.
  • The G.W. Tavern: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Washington Depot.
  • Sullys Pub: Friday, Pete Scheips Band; Hartford. (860)231-8881
  • Sneakers: Friday, Brandt Taylor; Ashford.
  • Rock Ridge Country Club: Friday, Paul Gabriel; Newtown.
  • Café 9: Saturday, The Gas House Gorillas; w/ Shiny Lapel Trio; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • Foxwoods Atrium Lounge: Sunday, The Groovematics; Monday, The Groovematics; Tuesday, The Groovematics; Mashantucket.
  • The Carousel Club: Thursday, Brandt Taylor & Friends; New London.
  • 59 Bank St.: Friday, Paul Gabriel Trio; New Milford.
  • RiverWalk: Friday, Dan Stevens w/Chris D’Amato; Mystic
  • Theodores’: Friday, Toni Lynn Washington; Springfield. (413) 736-6000

Weekly Blues Events

  • The Hungry Tiger     Blues Jam w/Brandt Taylor (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s     Open Blues Jam w/Ed Bradley (Wednesday)
  • Cypress Grill              Blues Jam Open Mic Night with The Redliners
  • C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery                         Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
  • The Good Life Grill              Blues Jam w/Burt Teague (Thursday)
  • Sully’s Pub                             Pete Scheips Jam (Sunday)
  • City Limits Café        Eran Troy Danner Jam (Tuesday)
  • The Owl Shop            Greg Sherrod Band (Tuesday)
  • Spill the Beans Coffee House           Acoustic Open Mic w/Johnny I (Thursday)
  • Monster B’s Bar & Grille     Blues Jam w/Roxy Perry (Wednesday)
  • Sully’s Pub                             Pete Scheips Jam (Tuesday)
  • June’s Outback Pub             Open Jam with Steve Hatch and others (Monday)
  • Georgetown Saloon   Acoustic Open Mic with Artie Tobia (Tuesday)
  • The good weather has a number of people bringing the blues outdoors.  Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood are joined by Fireworks at Ocean Beach Park in New London.  Also on Friday, the King Cake Blues Revue will be at the Lebanon Fair.   Saturday, the Shaboo All-stars featuring David Foster will be at the Fairgrounds.  For information call: 860-642-3979.
  • Sunday, Kathy Thompson Band has a 6 pm start on the Wolcott Town Green.  While Dan Stevens & the Fiery Band are at Heritage Park from 6 to 8 pm in Stafford Springs,
  • Over in Rhode Island on Saturday, Ms. Marci & the Lovesick Hounds will be part of the Little Man’s Diner Pig Roast from 2 to 6:30 pm.
  • Wednesday, The Dan Simeone Band plays a- Blues, Berries & Jam on the Green from Noon to 1:30 pm in New Haven.
  • Thursday, River City Slim & the Zydeco Hogs are in Willimantic for the 3rd Thursday Street Festival (7:30pm).

About bluesbeatnews52

Blues columnist writing a weekly column dedicated to the Blues. The only column of its kind in a commercial (paid subscription) newspaper. Column appears in the Middletown Press, Bristol Press, Torrington Register-Citizen, and the New Britain Herald. Forcella has served on the Board of Directors of the Blues Foundation representing the Journalism constituency. Served on the Board of Directors Connecticut Blues Society as Past President and Past Editor of newsletter. Recipient: Keeping the Blues Alive award in Journalism from the Blues Foundation. Has contributed both writing and photos to nationnal blues publications.

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