Blues Schedule June 27

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, also you might want to check the starting time. Mystic Shipyard: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, The Mystic Blues Festival; Mystic. The Ridgefield Playhouse: Sunday, Petey Hop opens for Grand Funk Railroad: … Continue reading

Finals – Connecticut Blues Challenge June 21, 2014

The 19th Annual Connecticut Blues Society Band Challenge was held Saturday, at the Hannon-Hatch VFW in West Hartford.  The talent was exceptional as each band put on a stirring performance. As always I enjoyed the day.  Besides the great blues, it is also a chance to meet up with old friends and make some new … Continue reading

  Second Annual Mystic Blues Festival June 27-28-29, 2014 Mystic Shipyard, Mystic, CT *All Shows at Mystic Shipyard West, 100 Essex Street, Mystic, CT Friday, June 27th  Lineup 5:00 pm     Eight to the Bar 6:00 pm     David Foster & the Mohegan Sun Allstars 7:30 pm     Easybaby 8:30 pm     Spin Doctors presenting their new … Continue reading

Blues Schedule June 20

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, also you might want to check the starting time. Hannon-Hatch VFW: Saturday, Connecticut Blues Society’s Blues Challenge Finals (2pm); West Hartford. Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Black-eyed & Blues Fest; Saturday, Chris … Continue reading

Blues Challenge Finals – June 21

Get ready for the IBC in Memphis   If you are ready for an afternoon of some of the top blues in Connecticut.  Then head over to the Hannon-Hatch VFW on South Street in West Hartford.  It is the place with the flags and cannons outside and one of the best blues crowds in the … Continue reading

Blues Schedule June 13

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, also you might want to check the starting time. The Ridgefield Theater: Sunday, Kenny Wayne Shepherd / Robert Randolph & the Family Band; Ridgefield. (203) 438-5795 Infinity Music Hall: Sunday, … Continue reading

Blues Schedule June 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, also you might want to check the starting time. The Bristol Swedish Social Club: Saturday, Blues Bash (3 Bands); Bristol. The Ridgefield Theater: Friday, Jonny Lang; Ridgefield. (203) 438-5795 Celtic … Continue reading

Connecticut BluesFest – 2

15 th Annual Black-eyed & Bluesfest There are a number of blues festivals coming to Connecticut. They start in June and run through to the Fall.  Besides in-state festivals, there are a number of good regional festivals. In the coming weeks BluesBeatNews will get some of the information out. 15 th Annual Black-eyed & Bluesfest … Continue reading

Connecticut Blues Fest – 1

There are a number of blues festivals coming to Connecticut.  They start in June and run through to the Fall.  Besides in-state festivals, there are a number of good regional festivals.  In the coming weeks BluesBeatNews will get some of the information out. The Blues & Brews The Blues & Brews June 14 11:00 am-7:00 … Continue reading

Connecticut Blues Society June Jam

  The monthly Jams at the Pine Loft got ready for a summer break on June 1st.  Once again River City Slim was emcee and held the beat with the drums.  On the bass was the ironman who has a big role, Phil Caron. Special guest on guitar was Connecticut’s Blues Music Award nominee Paul … Continue reading