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 Ridgefield Theater: Saturday, Dickie Betts & Great Southern; Thursday, Matt Schofield w/Carly & Eliza; Ridgefield. (203) 438-5795
  • LaVita Gustosa: Saturday, Swamp Shaka Duo w/ Tony C; E. Haddam. (860) 873-8999
  • The Palace: Saturday, Charles Neville & Jeff Pitchell; Danbury.
  • The Brass Horse Café: Sunday, One eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers; Barkhamsted.
  • The Crown & Hammer Pub: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Collinsville. (860) 693-9199
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Gracie Curran & the High Falutin’ Band; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Downtown Café: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Torrington.
  • J’s Crabshack: Friday, Mike Law / Ryan Hartt; Hartford.
  • The Stomping Ground: Saturday, The Rick Harrington Band; Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • The Stonehouse: Saturday, Easybaby; Baltic.
  • Redding Roadhouse: Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes; Redding. (203) 938-3388
  • The Outer Space: Friday, Nardy Boy, Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Political Animals; Saturday, Washboard Slim & The Bluelights, River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs plus a special guest; Hamden.
  • The Hungry Tiger: Friday, Young Neal & the Vipers featuring Dave Howard; Sunday, Danny Kortchmar -Jeff Pevar Band; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • Hanafin’s Public House: Friday, Mike Crandall Band; New London.
  • The Daniel Packer Inn: Friday, Dan Stevens; Mystic.
  • The Fez: Friday, The Mojomatics, Stamford.
  • The Windmill: Saturday, Paul Gabriel w/ Howie (Eldridge) & The Soul Potatoes; Stratford.
  • The Lumberyard Pub: Friday, The Cobalt Rhythm Kings; West Redding.
  • The Rock Garden: Friday, Eran Troy Danner; Watertown.
  • Southport Brewing Co.: – Friday, Paul Gabriel w/ Howie (Eldridge) & The Soul Potatoes; Branford.
  • Cavey’s: Thursday, Paul Gabriel w/ James Montgomery and Brad Hallen; Manchester.
  • Theodores’: Friday, Bamblusion; Saturday, Easy Baby; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Friday, The Revelations with special guest Dave Keller; Sunday, The Frank Olean Center Benefit Featuring Johnny and the East Coast Rockers; Westerly. (401) 315-5070

Weekly Blues Events

  • Anna Liffey’s:           Rocky Lawrence (Monday)
  • The Owl Shop:          Kevin St.James (Tuesday)
  • Acoustic Café                        Dan Steven’s “Pickin’ Parties” (Tuesday)
  • La Boca:                     EasyBaby Blues Party (First Monday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Let’s Dance Wednesdays w/ Superchief Trio

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/ Tommy Whalen (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Blues Jam w/ Brandt Taylor (Wednesday)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Open Mic Blues Jam Hosted by The Hammerdown All-Stars (Thursday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest:          Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • Cypress Grill:            Open Mic/Jam Night w/ (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)
  • Gibson’s at the Clarion:        Blues Jam (Sunday)
  • 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/Host Band Sandy’s Band (Thursday)
  • The Black Duck:       Open Jam Hosted by Wendy May (Thursdays)
  • The Hideaway:          JD Seem’s Swamp Jam (Tuesday)
  • Guilford Country Tavern:   Sandy Connolly’s Open Mic Night last Wednesday of month
  • The Stomping Ground:        Open Mic (Sunday)
  • 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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: