Blues Schedule September 28 – October 4

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: Saturday, David Foster & the Shaboo All Stars; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Bridge Street Live: Friday, Duke Robillard; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762
  • The West Main Pizza/Lounge: The Steve Polezonis Trio; Plainville.
  • Sam the Clam’s: Saturday, Bad Rooster; Southington. (860) 621-0522
  • The Brass Horse: Saturday, Junior Krauss & the Shakes;New Hartford.
  • The Cypress Grill: Saturday, Liviu Pop and Friends; Middletown. (860) 346-3367
  • Titanium: Friday, The Tom Sanders Band; Middletown.
  • Smokin’ With Chris: Friday; Southington. (860) 620-9133
  • The Red House: The Eric Ducoff Band; Deep River.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Joe Robinson; Norfolk.
  • Café 9: George Lesiw; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • Jakes Martini Bar: Friday, Eran Troy Danner; Wallingford. (203) 793-1PUB
  • La Tavola: Wednesday, Paul Gabriel & his Blues Band; Waterbury.
  • The One Eyed Pig: Saturday, Hat City Blues Band; Newtown. (203) 270-0391
  • The Downtown Cabaret Theatre: Saturday, The Walter Lewis Blues Trio / Gary DeCarlo; Bridgeport.
  • The Fez: Saturday, The Mojomatics, Stamford.
  • Fred’s Brickhouse Café: Friday, King Cake; Willimantic.
  • Burkes Tavern: Sunday, Dan Stevens; Niantic.  (860)739-5033
  • Perks & Corks: Friday, Dan Stevens; Westerly.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, The Love Dogs; Thursday, The Peter Novelli Band; Springfield. (413) 736-6000


Weekly Blues Events

  • The Hungry Tiger     Blues Jam w/Brandt Taylor (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s     Open Blues Jam w/John Fries w/John Fries (Wednesday)
  • The Pulaski Democratic Club          Blues Jam w/Rich Badowski (Friday)
  • Bridge Street Live     Riverside Brunch (Sunday)
  • 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)
  • Anna Liffey’s             Rocky Lawrence (Monday)
  • Café 9             Sunday-After-Supper jam: w/ host Kevin Saint James and the Legendary Cafe Nine All-Stars
  • The Owl Shop            Greg Sherrod Band (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)



Some other than blues venues are still hosting the music.  The Basically Blues Band has a wedding at The Gelston House on Friday.  Sounds like a good way to celebrate.  Also Friday, The Last Green Festival in Brooklyn will feature Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood.  Joining him is J. Geils, Rock Hall of Fame nominee and Gerry Beaudoin 3 time Grammy nominee.

Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes will be at the New Canaan Nature Center.  And The Kathy Thompson Band is playing 5:00 PM at the Southbury Celebration Stibbs Field Southbury.

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.

One response to “Blues Schedule September 28 – October 4

  1. Carolyn

    Hey Dom! Got your blog on my RSS feed, and it’s working! Keep up the great work!

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