Blues Schedule March 23 – 29

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.

  • Hannon-Hatch VFW Post: Saturday, Connecticut Blues Society’s Blues Blizzard; West Hartford.
  • Café 9: Friday, Duke Robillard; Sunday, Roxt Perry; Joe Krown; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • Bridge Street Live: Saturday, J. Geils, Jeff Pitchell & Gerry Beaudoin; Thursday, Johnny A; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762
  • Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Ronnie Earl; Norfolk.
  • Sam the Clam’s: Saturday, Bad Rooster; Southington. (860) 621-0522
  • Smokin’ w/ Chris: Friday, Chris D’Amato & Mark Mercier; Southington
  • Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Friday, Guy Davis; Old Saybrook. (860)-510-0473
  • Gelston House: Friday, Basically Blues Band; Haddam. (860) 873.1411
  • The New Orleans Restaurant: Saturday, Basically Blues Band; Westbrook.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Debbie Davies; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • The Hungry Tiger: ; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • The Well: Friday Jeff Pitchell; Cromwell. (860)-632-8682
  • The G.W. Tavern: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Washington Depot. (860) 868-6633
  • S.J. Barrington’s: Friday, D. Smith & Friends; New Milford.
  • One Eyed Pig: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Newtown.
  • Fred’s Blues & Barbeque: Friday, Dan Stevens; Willimantic.
  • C.J. Sparrows: Saturday, The Steve Polezonis Trio; Cheshire.
  • The Olde School Saloon: Friday, Brandt Taylor; New Haven.
  • Auger’s Irish Pub: Friday, Eric Ducoff Band; Guilford.
  • Fred’s Brickhouse Café: Friday, King Cake; Saturday, Brandt Taylor; Willimantic.
  • The Shack: Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes; Fairfield.
  • The Palace Theater: Saturday, The Official Blues Brothers Revue; Waterbury,
  • The Red Door: Sunday, Kal David & the Real Deal feat. Lauri Bono; Watertown.
  • Foxwoods Atrium Lounge: The Michael Cleary Band; Mashantucket.
  • Coal House Pizza: Friday, The Mojo Duo; Stamford.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, The Mark Nomad Band; Saturday, The Art Steele Blues Band; Tuesday Mick Reed; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Thursday, John Fries & The Heat; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • Greendale’s: Sunday, Brandt Taylor; Worcester.

 Jeff Pevar

Jeff Pevar writes he will be playing a solo “house” concert on Sat March 24th in Hartford at the Tapeworks Recording Studio, 770 Maple Avenue. Seats are close to selling out (there are about 20 seats left, so if you haven’t reserved your tix yet, good time to grab em asap)

The concert starts at 7 pm. 

There is an optional, “Eat and Greet” get-together beforehand at 6 pm. 

If interested, please bring a favorite dish of food to share and something to drink. 

Otherwise please arrive around 6:45-ish for the 7 pm start. There will be a short intermission in between sets for refreshment.

Get your tickets early as there is limited space!!

Please email Jeff at to reserve your advance seats, as there will be limited space.  “This is a rare, intimate performance with Jeff Pevar playing songs he has written with various artists over the years and also some select music that he loves to perform live written by others”

 Weekly Blues Events

  • The Hungry Tiger     Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s     Open Blues Jam w/Tim McDonald (Wednesday)
  • The Pulaski Democratic Club          Blues Jam w/Rich Badowski (Friday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest            Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • Cypress Grill              Open Mic/Jam Hosted By George Baker (Wednesday)
  • 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                         Sunday Roxy’s Traveling Roadhouse Jam
  • The Owl Shop            Greg Sherrod Band featuring Rocky Lawrence (Tuesday)
  • Spill the Beans Coffee House           Acoustic Open Mic w/Johnny I (Thursday)
  • 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)
  • 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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