Blues Schedule February 25 – March 1

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.  More than ever one should check with the clubs.  In putting together the schedule changes occurred in a matter of days.  If you have a favorite club, you may want to call and see if the have an act that did not get publicized.

  •  Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Maryleigh & the Fauves; Saturday, Alexis P. Suter Band; Tuesday, Christopher & Dana Reeve Fundraising Bash; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Sam the Clam’s: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Southington. (860) 621-0522
  • The BlackStone Irish Pub: Friday, , Eran Troy Danner; Plantsville. (860) 863-5850
  • Mt. Southington Ski Resort: Saturday, The Tom Sanders Band; Southington.
  • G.W. Tavern: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Washington Depot.
  • The Mohegan Sun (Wolf Den): Sunday, Shemekia Copeland; Uncasville. (888) 226-7711
  • FTC Stage One: Saturday, Joe Louis Walker / Johnny A; Fairfield. (203)-319-1404
  • Maple Tree Café: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood ; Simsbury.
  • The Songbird Café: Friday, Dan Stevens; The Diane Birdsall Gallery, Old Lyme.
  • Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Friday, Hepcat Ball with Shiny Lapel Trio & 8 to the Bar; Old Saybrook. (860)-510-0473
  • The Marquee:  Saturday, Paul Gabriel and his Blues Band; Waterbury.
  • The Red Door: Saturday, Bad Rooster; Watertown.
  • Café 9: Saturday, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • The Washington Social Club: Saturday, Frankie & The Know-it-alls; Manchester.
  • Georgetown Saloon: Friday , Blu Gruve; Saturday, River City Slim & the Zydeco Hogs; Georgetown. (203) 544-8003
  • The Elks Club: Saturday, 10th Annual Winter Blues Fest; Willimantic.
  • The Lake Tavern: Saturday, Brandt Taylor; Dayville.
  • Redding Road House: Saturday, Hat City Blues Band; West Redding.
  • The Hungry Tiger: Thursday, The Instigators w/ Brandt Taylor; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • Fred’s Brickhouse Café: 2/24 King Cake; Willimantic.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, Brad Vickers & his Vestapolitans; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Wednesday, Neal Vitullo & the Vipers; Westerly. (401) 315-5070

Weekly Blues Events

  • The Hungry Tiger     Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s     Open Blues Jam w/Tim McDonald (Wednesday)
  • Cypress Grill             Acoustic Open Mic Night hosted by Don Giroux (Wednesday)
  • The Pulaski Democratic Club          Blues Jam w/Rich Badowski (Friday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest            Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • 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)
  • Café 9                         Roxy Perry’s Traveling Roadhouse Jam (Sunday)
  • 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 Blues Jam w/Brandt Taylor (Monday)
  • Fiddler’s Green                     Roxy’s Traveling Roadhouse Friday Night Jam (Friday)
  • Chute Gates Steakhouse & SaloonJam       Eran Troy Danner (Thursday)
  • Georgetown Saloon   Open Jam with Art Tobia or Petey Hop

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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