Blues Schedule April 27 – May 3

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. Hubbard Park: Saturday, Meriden Daffodil Festival; Sunday, Meriden Daffodil Festival; Meriden. Infinity Music Hall: Sunday, Charlie Musselwhite; Norfolk. Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Saturday, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez / … Continue reading

Roots Music Hall

  Roots Music Hall is one of the newer venues in the state bringing in music.  The Hall, opened in April 2012, will provide a broad spectrum of entertainment.  On a recent Saturday night I ventured out to the nightspot to catch a show in its Blues Series. Housed in the Parkville section of Hartford, … Continue reading

Blues Schedule April 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. Roots Music Hall: Saturday, Samantha Fish / Eran Troy Danner; Hartford. Maple Tree Café: Friday, Eight to the Bar; Simsbury. Smokin’ With Chris: Thursday, Dan Stevens; Southington. (860) 620-9133 Chute … Continue reading

Blues Schedule April 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. Bridge Street Live: Friday, Sugar Blue; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 Maple Tree Café: Friday, Bert Teague/Tim McDonald; Saturday, The Roadhouse Band; Sunday, Benefit for Musicians Without Medical Coverage; Simsbury. Gelston House: … Continue reading

Playing with Heart

I often write about the generous spirit of the state’s blues musicians.  Well that is true beyond the blues and is something seen in the whole music community.  Whether it is for charity, the US Troops overseas, the Connecticut VA, helping someone with medical problems, the musicians are ready to share their talents. On Sunday, … Continue reading

Blues Schedule April 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. Bridge Street Live: Friday, Rory Block; Saturday, Bill Kirchen and Too Much Fun w/ special guest String Band ; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 The First & Last Tavern: Friday, Dan Stevens; … Continue reading