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: Friday, Johnny Winter; Thursday, James Montgomery w/Barrence Whitfield; Norfolk.
- The G.W. Tavern: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Washington Depot. (860) 868-6633
- Sam the Clam’s: Saturday, Paul Gabriel and his Blues Band; Southington. (860) 621-0522
- Café 9: Tuesday, Orb Melon; w/ Brownbird Rudy Relic; Steve Balkun; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
- Chamard Vineyards: Friday, Bill “Swamp” Shaka with Tony C; Clinton.
- Toad’s Place: Sunday, Kathy Thompson Band; New Haven. (203) 624-8623
- The Hungry Tiger: Friday, Young Neal & the Vipers w/Dave Howard; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
- Illusions Dance Club: Friday, Bad Rooster; Wolcott.
- Musky’s Eastside Pub: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Waterbury.
- Fred’s Brickhouse Café: Friday, Pork Chop Express; Saturday, Will Bill Project; Sunday, Travelers Brunch; Willimantic.
- La Tavola: Wednesday, Paul Gabriel and his Blues Band; Waterbury.
- Lake View Restaurant: Friday, King Cake; Coventry. (860) 498-0500.
- Pequot Library: Saturday, Mark Naftalin and Friends w/ Paul Gabriel; Southport.
- Pequot Library: Sunday, Mark Naftalin and Friends w/ Paul Gabriel; Southport.
- Theodores’: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
- The Knickerbocker Café: Saturday, Bobby Christina & Rick Russell & The Cadillac Horns; Sunday,“Get-Rid-of-the-Winter Blues Benefit concert with Roomful of Blues;”; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
Weekly Blues Events
- The Hungry Tiger Blues Jam w/Billy Megofna (Monday)
- Black Eyed Sally’s Open Blues Jam w/ Tommy Whalen (Wednesday)
- The Pulaski Democratic Club Rich Badowski Blues Jam (Friday)
- Farmington Ave Rest. Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
- Cypress Grill Acoustic Open Mic Night hosted by Don Giroux (Wednesday)
- C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
- The Granby Pub & Grill Blues Jam w/Burt Teague (Thursday)
- Sully’s Pub Pete Scheips Jam (Sunday)
- City Limits Café Eran Troy Danner Jam (Tuesday)
- Café 9 Sunday Open Blues Jam w/ host The Cobalt Rhythm Kings
- The Owl Shop Greg Sherrod Band featuring Rocky Lawrence (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 & Friends Jam (Tuesday)
- June’s Outback Pub Open Jam with Steve Hatch and others (Monday)
- Fiddler’s Green Roxy’s Traveling Roadhouse Friday Night Jam (Friday)
- Chute Gates Steakhouse & SaloonJam Eran Troy Danner (Thursday)
- The Georgetown Saloon Roots Rock jam/open mic Petey Hop Hopkinson or Artie Tobia (Thursday)
Connecticut Blues Society Memphis Fundraiser for the solo/duo winners, Bill “Swamp” Shaka & Tony C. The fundraiser will be held at The Pine Loft on the Berlin Turnpike starting at 2 pm. Besides the winners a number of other acts have signed on to help. They include: Paco & Jimi, former winner Dan Stevens, The Sawtelles, and Washboard Slim. Following the performances an Open Jam Session is scheduled.