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: Thursday, Robert Cray / John Hiatt; Ridgefield.
  • The Black Rose: Saturday, The Troy T. Blues Band; Newington.
  • Gelston House: Saturday, Basically Blues Band; East Haddam.
  • Madison Beach Club: Saturday, Paul Gabriel and his Blues Band; Madison.
  • The Grille: Saturday, Dan Stevens; Old Lyme.
  • Lymestock at Ashlawn Farms: Sunday, Dan Stevens (11 am); Old Lyme.
  • Water’s Edge Resort: Sunday, Brandt Taylor (6 pm); Westbrook.
  • Crabby Al’s Seafood: Friday, Eran Troy Danner; Thomaston.
  • The Cambridge Brewhouse: Friday, The Rich Badowski Blues Band; Granby.
  • Brass Horse Café: Sunday, One eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers; Barkhamsted.
  • One Eyed Pig: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Newtown.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Erin Harpe & the Delta Swingers; Saturday, Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • The Hungry Tiger: Friday, Jeff Pitchell; Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • C.J. Sparrows: Saturday, Johnny I Band; Cheshire.
  • The Outer Space: Saturday, Parker’sTangent (2-4 pm); Hamden.
  • Hubbard Park: Wednesday, The Mighty Soul Drivers (fireworks follow); Meriden.
  • La Luna:Saturday, Jay Stollman Blues Band; Mystic.
  • Hanafin’s Irish Pub: Friday, The Swamp Shaka Duo w/Tony C.; New London.
  • Seehund German Pub & Restaurant: Friday, Friday, Hoot for Hunger: New London.
  • Harp & Dragon: Friday, Brandt Taylor; Norwich.
  • The Stomping Ground: Saturday, Professor; Thursday, Dan Stevens; Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • The Strange Brew Café: Friday, Balkun Brothers; Norwich.
  • The Free Spirit Café: Friday, Frankie & the Know-it-alls; Vernon.
  • Slainte: Thursday, Paul Gabriel w/ Howie (Eldridge) & The Soul Potatoes; Naugatuck.
  • Brennan’s Shebeen: Friday Kathy Thompson Band; Oxford. (203) 881-9242
  • Derby Fireworks: Thursday, Kathy Thompson Band; Derby.
  • Theodores’: Friday, The Mighty Soul Drivers; Thursday, The Bobby Paltauf Band; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • Helen’s Place: Saturday, One eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers; Foster, RI.
  • Vincent’s: Friday, BlueSwitch; Worcester.
  • Michael’s Cigar Bar: Friday, Blue Light Bandits; Worcester.
  • Luxe Burger: Thursday, The Hot and Heavy Blues Band; Springfield.
  • East Longmeadow Carnival: Sunday, The Hot and Heavy Blues Band; East Longmeadow.

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/
  • Home:                         Rocky Lawrence (1st & 3rd Sunday)
  • The Griswold Inn:    The Eric Ducoff Band (Sunday)

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Blues Jam w/Ed Bradley (Wednesday)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Open Mic Blues Jam Hosted by The Hammerdown All-Stars (Thursday)
  • Farmington Ave Rest:          Joe Bluz Jam (Thursday & Friday)
  • Cypress Resturant:   Open Mic/Jam Night w/Redliners (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)
  • 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 w/ Ricky King Russell & Joe Moss (Sunday, Chepachet RI)
  • Theodores’:    Open Mic w/ Juanita Mic (Thursday, Springfield, MA)
  • Greendale’s Pub:       Open mic (Tuesday, Worcester, MA)
  • Greendale’s Pub:       Jim’s Blues Jam (Sunday, Worcester, MA)
  • Park Grill and Spirits:          Two Left Blues Jam (Tuesday, Worcester, MA)
  • Greendale’s Pub:       Wackey Blues Jam (Wednesday, Worcester, MA)
  • Jillian’s:          Open mic (Thursdays, Worcester, MA)
  • Snow’s Restaurant & Bar:   Open mic (Sunday, Worcester, MA)
  • Boundary Brewhouse:          Sunday Blues Jam (Pawtucket, 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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