It Was a Blizzard

The annual Connecticut Blues Society Blues Blizzard took place this Saturday.  As promised there was plenty of blues, a lot of dancing and a packed house. Encee for the night was the nattily attired Tom Retano. Okay, so Jake Kulak & the Lowdown started it off.  Just the right style and mix to welcome people … Continue reading

Blues Schedule March 28

    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: Saturday, Connecticut Blues Society’s Blues Blizzard; West Hartford. Bridge Street Live: Saturday, Rory Block; Sunday, The Nick Moss Band; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, … Continue reading

Forget the Snow: A Blues Blizzard is Comin’

The Connecticut Blues Society (CtBS) is predicting a “blizzard” for March 29th.  Each year the CtBS seeks to relieve the winter blahs for state residents with its annual “Blues Blizzard” concert and dance.  This year it is scheduled for Saturday, March 29, at the Hannon-Hatch VFW, 83 South Street, West Hartford. Six of the state’s … Continue reading

Blues Schedule March 21

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. Infinity Music Hall: Thursday, Robert Cray; Norfolk. Norwalk Concert Hall: Friday, Keb Mo; Norwalk. The Russian Lady: Wednesday, Jay Geils with Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood, the Jeffettes & special … Continue reading

Blues Schedule March 14

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. FTC Stage One: Saturday, Roomful of Blues / John Fries; Fairfield. (203)-319-1404 Bridge Street Live: Friday, The Kortchmar McDonald Band / The Shinolas; Thursday, Samantha Fish; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 Black-eyed … Continue reading

Blues Schedule March 7

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. Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Roomful of Blues; Norfolk. Bridge Street Live: Wednesday, The Royal Southern Brotherhood; Collinsvile. (860) 693-9762 The Cypress Grill: Saturday, The Johnny 5; Middletown. (860) 346-3367 The … Continue reading

CTBS March Jam

Once again the Connecticut Blues Society hosted a Sunday afternoon jam at the Pine Loft. The Jam was Hosted by River City Slim. Phil Caron did the bass duties again this week. And special guest guitarist was the ever energetic Mike Law. After the hosting trio cranked up the blues and the audience, it was … Continue reading