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, Masters of the Telecaster w/Jim Weider, G.E. Smith, Danny Kortchmar; Norfolk.
  • The Garde Arts Center: Saturday, Keb Mo; New London.
  • The Palace Theater: Saturday, Experience Hendrix; Waterbury,
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Mark Mercier & the Big Yams; Thursday, Neal Vitullo & the Vipers; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • FTC Stage One: Thursday, Joe Krown Trio w/ Funky Meters; Fairfield. (203)-319-1404
  • Strykers Café: Friday, One eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers; Berlin.
  • Sam the Clam’s: Saturday, Mike Law & the Playboys; Southington. (860) 621-0522
  • The New Orleans Restaurant: Friday, Basically Blues Band; Westbrook.
  • June’s Outback Pub: Saturday, One eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers  ; Killingworth. (860)-663-1292
  • Cambridge Brew House: Friday, The Rich Badowski Blues Band; Granby.  860-653-2738
  • The Red House: Saturday, Blues on the Rocks; Deep River.
  • Redding Roadhouse: Saturday, Wendy May Band; Redding. (203) 938-3388
  • The Hungry Tiger: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell; Wednesday, Hungry Tiger 32nd Anniversary; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • The Painted Pony: Thursday, Eran Troy, Acoustic Duo; Danner Bethlehem.
  • Hanafin’s Irish Pub: Friday, Paul Gabriel Trio; New London.
  • The Stomping Ground: Friday, Easybaby; Saturday, Torn Shorts; Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • The Benjamin Muzio Townhouse: Sunday, Dan Stevens; Stafford Springs.
  • Café 9: Tuesday, Orb Mellon opening act; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • Jakes Martini Bar: Saturday, Kathy Thompson Band  ; Wallingford. (203) 793-1PUB
  • Li’L Mo’s: Saturday, CT Paul Gabriel w/ Howie (Eldridge) & The Soul Potatoes; Stratford.
  • Theodores’: Friday, A Ton of Blues; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Worcester Art Museum: Friday, Corey Harris / Vapors of Morphine; Worcester.
  • Dunny’s Tavern: Sunday, The Mike Crandall Band (3pm); East Brookfield, MA.

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/ Mystic Horns

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson(Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson(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/The Cobalt Rhythm Kings (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/Karma and the Truth (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 w/ Darrell Nulisch & Ricky “King” Russell (Sunday, Chepachet RI)
  • Theodores’:    Open Mic w/ Juanita Mic (Thursday, Springfield, MA)
  • Greendale’s Pub:       Open mic (Tuesday, Worcester, MA)
  • Jillian’s:          Open mic (Thursdays, Worcester, MA)
  • Snow’s Restaurant & Bar:   Open mic (Sunday, Worcester, MA)

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: Logo

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

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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 )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: