Blues Schedule June 29 – July 5

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, Dennis Gruenling w/Doug Deming & the Jewel Tones; Saturday, River City Slim & the Zydeco Hogs; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Maple Tree Café: Saturday, June 30th – Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood; Simsbury.
  • Smokin’ With Chris: Friday, Chris D’Amato w/Mark Mercier; Southington. (860) 620-9133
  • The Cypress Grill: Saturday, Brandt Taylor; Middletown. (860) 346-3367
  • The Westbrook Elks Club: Sunday, The Basically Blues Band (1:00 pm); Westbrook.
  • Advanced Sports Plex: Friday, Jeff Pitchell; Middletown.
  • Jitter’s Coffeehouse: Saturday, Paul Tryon; Southington (860) 747-1100
  • C.J. Sparrows: Friday, Langley Project; Saturday, Mojo Meltdown; Cheshire.
  • Café 9: Saturday, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • The Miranda Vineyard: Friday, Dan Stevens (5pm); Goshen.
  • Bella’s Bistro: Friday, Brandt Taylor; Putnam.
  • Terra Sole Ristorante: Friday, The Walter Lewis Blues Trio; Ridgefield.
  • The Stadium Sports Bar & Grille: Friday, Eran Troy Danner; Waterbury.
  • The Gypsy Joynt Café: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Great Barrington.
  • Gina Marie’s: Saturday, Brandt Taylor; Hebron.
  • The Copperwood Grill: Friday, Ms Marci & The Lovesick Hounds; New London. (860)-440-0706
  • Mystic River Park: Monday, Dennis Gruenling w/Doug Deming & the Jewel Tones; Mystic.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, The Art Steele Blues Band; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Saturday, Eight to the Bar; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • The Narragansett Café: Sunday, The Mike Crandall Band; Jamestown, RI.


Weekly Blues Events

  • The Hungry Tiger     Blues Jam w/Geoff Williard (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s     Open Blues Jam w/John Fries (Wednesday)
  • The Pulaski Democratic Club          Blues Jam w/Rich Badowski (Friday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest            Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • Cypress Grill              Open Mic/Jam Night  with Riverside Riot (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)


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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