BluesSchedule December 6

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.

  • Pulaski Club: Friday, Broad Street Blues Band; New Britain.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Mark Mercier & the Big Yams; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Bridge Street Live: Saturday, The Kortchmar McDonald Band; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762
  • Maple Tree Café: Friday, EasyBaby; Simsbury.
  • The Brass Horse Café: Saturday, Junior Krauss & the Shakes; Barkhamsted.
  • The Hungry Tiger: Thursday, The Balkun Brothers; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • The Outer Space: Tuesday, Honky Tonk Tuesday w/James Velvet and The Lonesome Sparrows; Hamden.
  • The River Restaurant: Friday, Eran Troy Danner; Wolcott.
  • The Pit Stop: Saturday, Paul Gabriel w/ Howie (Eldridge) & The Soul Potatoes; Milford
  • Alfa Bar and Grill: Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes; Milford.
  • La Luna: Saturday, Sue Menhart Band; Mystic.
  • Dickson’s Tavern: Friday, Professor Harp; New London. (860) 437-3600
  • The Hideaway Restaurant: Monday, Dan Stevens; Old Lyme.
  • Olde Mistick Village Arts Cinema: Thursday, Johnny Winter / James Montgomery; Mystic.
  • Theodores’: Friday, Danny Draher; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Gypsy Joynt: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Great Barrington.


Weekly Blues Events

  • Anna Liffey’s:           Rocky Lawrence (Monday)
  • The Owl Shop:          Kevin St.James (Tuesday)
  • La Boca:                     EasyBaby Blues Party (First Monday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Let’s Dance Wednesdays w/ The Zingerz


Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/Tommy Whalen (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Blues Jam w/Tommy Whalen (Wednesday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest:          Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • Cypress Grill:            Open Mic/Jam Night w/Marty of Basically Blues (Wednesday)
  • Café 9:            The Original Sunday Night Jam w/ George Baker Band (Sunday)
  • C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery:                        Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
  • Sully’s Pub:                            Pete Scheips Jam (Sunday)
  • Hammer Down Bar & Grille:          Open mic hosted by Paco and Mark (Thursday)
  • 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 (Monday)
  • Infinity Music Hall:   Open Mic w/Andy Attanasio (Wednesday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Open Mike at the Knick w/Dan Lord and the Big Shots (Thursday)
  • The Black Duck:       Open Jam Hosted by Wendy May (Thursdays)
  • The Bayou North:     JD Seem’s Swamp Jam (Monday)
  • Guilford Country Tavern:   Sandy Connolly’s Open Mic Night last Wednesday of month
  • Cady’s Tavern:          Rick Harrington Weekly Roadhouse Jam (Sunday, Chepachet RI)






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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