Its Almost Memphis time

Memphis time is getting closer.  The International Blues Challenge is right around the corner.  Fans have already arrived in Memphis. So what do you do in Memphis if the blues haven’t started?  Well one of the first thoughts is eating.  Good thought, the BBQ is terrific.  But there are also plenty of sights to see.  … Continue reading

Blues Scdule January 27 – February 2

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. Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Friday, The Holmes Brothers; Old Saybrook. (860)-510-0473 The Ridgefield Theater: Friday, Edgar Winter/Rick Derringer; Ridgefield. (203) 438-5795 The Crown & Hammer Pub: Friday, Dan Stevens; … Continue reading

Gearin’ Up for Memphis

The International Blues Challenge is on the horizon, January 31 to February 5.  Sponsored by the Blues Foundation in Memphis, this is the world’s biggest gathering of blues bands.  Beale Street will be flooded with blues. Connecticut has done its part by sending a band and a solo/duo act to the IBC.  To get the … Continue reading

Blues Schedule January 20-26

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. The Pine Loft Café: Sunday, CTBS Blues Jam w/Washboard Slim & the Bluelights; Berlin. City Sports Bar & Grille: Friday, Bad Rooster; Bristol. Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Chris Bergson; Saturday, Petey … Continue reading

Blues Schedule January 13 – 19

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, Rhett Tyler; Saturday, The Delta Generators; Hartford. (860) 278 7427 The Pine Loft Café: Sunday, CTBS Memphis Fundraiser, w/Shaka & Tony and more; Berlin. Infinity Music Hall: … Continue reading

Blues Schedule January 6 – 12

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, Bad Rooster; Saturday, The Tom Sanders Band; Hartford. (860) 278 7427 Maple Tree Café: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood; Simsbury. (860) 651-1297 The G.W. Tavern: Saturday, … Continue reading