Blues Schedule May 26, 2017

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.

  • Garde Arts Center: Friday, Robert Cray Band; New London.
  • Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Thursday, John Mayall; Old Saybrook. (860)-510-0473
  • 41 Bridge Street Live: Friday, Carolyn Wonderland; Saturday, Wise Old Moon with SixFoxWhiskey; Collinsville.
  • The Mohegan Sun (Wolf Den): Sunday, Ana Popovic; Uncasville. (888) 226-7711
  • University of St Joseph: Saturday, Legends Live!; West Hartford.
  • Firefly Hollow Brewery: Sunday, The Coffee Grinders; Bristol.
  • Maple Tree Café: Friday, Mark Nomad Band; Saturday, Easy Baby; Simsbury.
  • The Brass Horse Café: Sunday, Carl Ricci & 706 Union Ave; Barkhamsted.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Cocker Rocks; Hartford.
  • FTC Stage One: Wednesday, Ana Popovic; Fairfield. (203)-319-1404
  • Cambridge Brew House: Friday, Rich Badowski Blues Band; Saturday, Bruce Gregori; Granby.  860-653-2738
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Grayson Hugh & the Moon Hawks; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Smokin’ With Chris: Thursday, Chris D’Amato; Southington. (860) 620-9133
  • Old Well Tavern: . Saturday, The Wells w/ Liviu Pop; Simsbury.
  • Bill’s Seafood: Monday, Johnny & The East Coast Rockers; Thursday, The Modeans; Westbrook.
  • Landmark Cafe: Friday, Skylark City, Manchester.
  • The Back Porch: Thursday, Soul Tsunami; Old Saybrook  (860)-510-0282.
  • The Old Lyme Inn: Wednesday, Dan Stevens; Old Lyme.  (860) 434-2600
  • Grand Central Sports Bar: Friday, Blues Alley; Wallingford.
  • The Hops Company: Friday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic; Derby.
  • The Owl: Thursday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic; New Preston.
  • The Spaceland Ballroom: Friday, Cobalt Rhythm Kings w/ George Lesiw; Saturday, Bands, Beer & BBQ Festival & Flea Market (2 pm-Midnight); Hamden.
  • The Stafford Cidery: Friday, Frank Breen & Rocky Lawrence; Stafford Springs.
  • The Steak Loft: Friday, Orb Mellon; Wednesday, Jeff Pitchell; Mystic. (860)-536-2661
  • The Stomping Ground: Friday, Peter Parcek Band; Saturday, Professor Harp; Sunday, Bruce Gregori; Wednesday, The Balkun Brothers; Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • The Fez: Thursday, Orb Mellon; Stamford.
  • Theodores’: Friday, Janet Ryan and Straight Up; Saturday, Tommy Whalen & The Ragged Edge; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Friday, Sugar Ray & the Bluetones; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • Daryl’s House: Alexis P Suter & The Ministers of Sound Gospel Brunch (12 pm); Pawling, NY  (845) 289-0185
  • Michael’s Cigar Bar: Friday, Hoodoo Revelator; Worcester.
  • Westerly Yacht Club: Sunday, Sue Menhart (12 – 4 pm) Memorial Day Picnic;, Westerly, RI
  • White Eagle: Saturday, Babe Pino Band; Worcester.
  • Louie B’s: Monday, Blue Devil Bluez; Southwick.

Weekly Blues Events

  • The Miller’s:  Blue Monday w/The Amplifires (Monday)
  • Sullys Pub:     Salty Dog Band (Tuesday)
  • J’s Crabshack:           Liviu’s Invitational w/ (Thursday)
  • The Owl Shop:          Planet Red (Tuesday)
  • Nightingale’s Acoustic Café:            Dan Steven’s “Pickin’ Parties” (Tuesday)
  • Home:                         Rocky Lawrence (1st & 3rd Sunday)
  • Crave:                        Rocky Lawrence (Thursdays)
  • Waverley:       Leo Boogie [solo] (Thursdays)
  • La Luna:        Leo Boogie [solo] Friday & Saturday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Let’s Dance Wednesdays w/ Johnny & the East Coast Rockers
  • Vincent’s:       Boogie Chillin’ (Tuesday)

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/ Gene Donaldson  (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Community Blues Jam w/ Tim McDonald (Wednesday)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Open Mic Blues Jam Hosted by The Hammerdown All-Stars (Thursday)
  • Café Nine:      Sunday Blues Jam Session with George Lesiw Band
  • The Eclectic:              One Drink Minimum w/ Mike Bloomer (2nd & 4th Wednesday)
  • C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery:                        Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Open Mike at the Knick w/ (Tuesday)
  • Open Space: Open Mic Night (Wednesday)
  • Gibson’s Rodeway Inn:        Blues Jam (Sunday)
  • Silver Backs Bar & Grill:     Open Mic w/ Eran Troy Danner (Tuesday)
  • Casa Mia @ the Hawthorne:           Acoustic Happy Hour The Cheryl Tracy (Thursday)
  • Casa Mia @ the Hawthorne:           The Cheryl Tracy & JoBluz Open Jam (Thursday)
  • The Fez:         Open Mic & Jam Night (Tuesday)
  • Preston VFW:           Jam w/Tim Cuff of Special 20 (Sunday)
  • Strange Brew:           Bill’s Garage Jam/ Bill Thibault (Monday)
  • Yantic Inn:                 Open Mic (Wednesday)
  • Sully’s Pub:                Jam (Monday)
  • Spill the Beans Coffee House           Acoustic Open Mic w/Johnny I (Thursday)
  • Infinity Music Hall:   Open Mic w/Andy Attanasio (Wednesday)
  • The Black Duck:       Open Jam Hosted by Wendy May (Thursdays)
  • 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)
  • Theodores’:    Open 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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