Blues Schedule June 23, 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.

  • Jillson Square: Shaboo Reunion-Windham 325 Celebration (2 – 7 pm); Willimantic.
  • Mystic Shipyard: Friday, Mystic River Jam (6-10 pm); Saturday, Mystic River Jam (3-10 pm); Mystic.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Neal & the Vipers and Carl Ricci & 706 Union Ave; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Friday, Kal David • Lauri Bono & the Real Deal in Old Saybrook; Old Saybrook. (860)-510-0473
  • The Central Café: Friday, Shawn Taylor; Plainville. (860) 747-0405
  • Smokin’ With Chris: Thursday, Dan Stevens; Southington. (860) 620-9133
  • Wilson’s Pub: Thursday, The Regulators, acoustic show; Collinsville.
  • Maple Tree Café: Friday, Tommy Whelan & The Ragged Edge; Saturday, Tim McDonald & Friends; Simsbury.
  • 41 Bridge Street Live: Saturday, Fleetwood Macked; Collinsville.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Tusk; Hartford.
  • Wethersfield Country Club: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell; Wethersfield.
  • Cambridge Brew House: Friday, Rich Badowski; Granby.  860-653-2738
  • Tuscany Grill: Friday, Cheryl Tracy Acoustic; Middletown
  • Ceviche Latin Kitchen: Thursday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic (6:30 pm); Middlebury.
  • Veracious Brewery Tap Room: Saturday, Orb Mellon (6:30 pm); Monroe.
  • June’s Outback Pub: Saturday, The Amplifires; Killingworth. (860)-663-1292
  • Goff House Gazebo: Thursday, Jake Kulak & the LowDown; (6:30pm); East Hampton.
  • Yarde House Tavern: Friday, Jeff Pitchell Acoustic Show; Enfield.  (860) 254 5778
  • Café 9: Monday, EZ Bluez Storytime; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • The Spaceland Ballroom: Saturday, Washboard Slim & The Bluelights w/ The Helium Brothers; Hamden.
  • Polish Legion of American Veterans: Saturday, Blues Alley; Meriden.
  • The Acoustic Café: Friday, Joanna Teters (Mad Satta) w/ The Telle; Sunday, Roosevelt Dime, Harry Jay & the Bling & Jenna Lotti; Bridgeport. (203)-335-3655
  • Captain’s Cove: Friday, Kathy Thompson Band; Bridgeport.· (203) 367-9482
  • The Crabshell: Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes; Stamford.
  • Harbour House: Saturday, The Sidewinders; Mystic.
  • The Steak Loft: Wednesday, Sue Menhart; Mystic. (860)-536-2661
  • Hilltop Restaurant: Friday, Skylark City; Willington.
  • Hanging Hills Brewery:  Friday, Jake Kulak & the LowDown (6:30 pm); Hartford.
  • Brick & Basil: Friday, Brandt Taylor (6-8 pm); Norwich.
  • Hawk Ridge Winery: Friday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic (4-7 pm); Watertown.
  • Daveluy’s: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner, electric trio; Watertown.
  • Arch Street Tavern: Friday, Miss Mojo; Hartford.
  • Vintage Market: Saturday, Shaka’s Root Hog Stomp (10:30 am-12:15 pm); Sunday, Shaka’s Root Hog Stomp (10:30 am-12:15 pm); Salem.
  • Lyman Allyn: Saturday, Dan Stevens (12:30 pm); New London.
  • Weston Historical Society: Sunday, Otis and the Hurricanes (5:30-7:30 pm); Weston.
  • Shamrock Café: Sunday, Rich Badowski Blues Band (2 pm); Suffield.
  • Paradise Hill: Sunday, Brandt Taylor (2-5pm); Wallingford.
  • Rooster Co.: Wednesday, Brandt Taylor; Newington.
  • Town Green: Wednesday, Dan Stevens; Old Saybrook.
  • Mystic Pizza II: Wednesday, Dan Stevens; N. Stonington.
  • The Owl Modern Wine Bar: Wednesday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic (7 pm); New Preston.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, Bruce Katz Band; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Sunday, Brandt Taylor Tap Room; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • Daryl’s House: Saturday, Quinn Sullivan; Sunday, Gospel Brunch: w/Alexis P Suter & The Ministers of Sound; Pawling, NY  (845) 289-0185
  • The Cannery Music Hall: Sunday, Sara Ashleigh Band w/Carl Ricci; Southbridge.
  • Big Daddy’s Juke Joint Music Festival: Sunday, Shaka & The SoulShakers (7 pm); Worcester.
  • 4th and 1 Pub: Friday, Tony Soul Project; Worcester.
  • Bull Mansion Worcester Bistro: Saturday, Tony Soul Project;  Worcester.
  • Whiskey on Water: Friday, The Blue Light Bandits; Worcester.
  • Michael’s Cigar Bar: Sunday, Blue Light Bandits; Worcester.
  • The Raven Hollow Winery: Saturday, Dan Stevens (5 pm); Westfield, MA

Weekly Blues Events

  • Sullys Pub:     Salty Dog Band (Tuesday)
  • The Owl Shop:          Planet Red (Tuesday)
  • The Griswold Inn: Summer Sundays w/ Eric Ducoff, Nick Longo & Mike Law.
  • Nightingale’s Acoustic Café:            Dan Steven’s “Pickin’ Parties” (Tuesday)
  • Home:                         Rocky Lawrence (1st & 3rd Sunday)
  • Crave:                        Rocky Lawrence (Thursdays)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Dave Sadloski (Tuesday)
  • Luigis Restaurant:    Leo Boogie [solo] (Wednesday)
  • La Luna:        Leo Boogie [solo] (Friday & Saturday)
  • 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 Miller’s Lounge & Cabaret:     Blue Monday w/The Amplifires (Monday)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Open Mic Blues Jam Hosted by The Hammerdown All-Stars (Thursday)
  • Gibson’s Rodeway Inn:        Blues Jam (Sunday)
  • Strykers Café:           Sunday Night Jam w/ Front Row Band
  • RedZone Grille:         Saturday Night Jam w/ Front Row Band
  • Silver Backs Bar & Grill:     Open Mic w/Eran Troy Danner (Tuesday)
  • The Eclectic:              One Drink Minimum w/ Mike Bloomer (2nd & 4th Wednesday)
  • C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery:                        Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
  • The Outer Space:      Open Mic Night / (Monday)
  • Preston VFW:           Jam w/Tim Cuff of Special 20 (Sunday)
  • Pacific Standard Tavern:     , Open Jam hosted by Pete Greco and Soul du Jour (Wednesday)
  • Strange Brew:           Bill’s Garage Jam/ Bill Thibault (Monday)
  • Yantic Inn:                 Open Mic (Wednesday)
  • Sully’s Pub:                            Pete Scheips Jam (Sunday)
  • Spill the Beans Coffee House           Acoustic Open Mic w/Johnny I (Thursday)
  • Infinity Music Hall:   Open Mic (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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