Blues Schedule July 21, 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.

  • Just in: DW at the Cafe 9 Weekly Windown Happy Hour
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Roberto Morbioli; Thursday, Liviu Pop & Friends; Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, Kal David, Lauri Bono & the Real Deal; Norfolk.
  • Toad’s Place: Wednesday, Samantha Fish; New Haven. (203) 624-8623
  • Maple Tree Café: Saturday, Black Snake Boots; Simsbury.
  • Tipping Chair Tavern: Saturday, The Bernadettes; Wednesday, The Royal Din (Acoustic Duo); Milldale.  (860) 426-9688
  • 41 Bridge Street Live: Thursday, The Ben Miller Band; Collinsville.
  • The Brass Horse Café: Sunday, Rich Badowski Blues Band (3-7 pm); Barkhamsted.
  • Cambridge Brew House: Friday, Rich Badowski Blues Band; Granby.  860-653-2738
  • Veracious Brewery Tap Room: Saturday, Dan Stevens (6:30 pm); Monroe.
  • Bill’s Seafood: Saturday, The Modeans; Westbrook.
  • The Bee and Thistle Inn: Sunday, Dan Stevens; Old Lyme.  (860) 434-1667
  • The Stomping Ground: Saturday, The Rick Harrington Band; Wednesday, Big Jon Short Plays; Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • Ric’s Café: Saturday, Ric’s Place,Sara Ashleigh Band w/Carl Ricci; Stafford.
  • The Office Bar: Friday, Howie & The Soul Potatoes; Oxford.
  • Torrington Green: Friday, Eran Troy Danner (7-9 pm); Torrington.
  • Powder Ridge Ski Resort: Saturday, Basically Blues Band (6:30 pm); Middlefield.
  • Art League of New Britain: Saturday, Renee’s 40th Birthday Art Show & ALNB Charity Party w/EasyBaby (6-9 pm); New Britain.
  • Stonebridge: Sunday, Kathy Thompson Band; Milford.
  • Gelston House Patio: Monday, Basically Blues Band; East Haddam.
  • Southbury Memorial Green: Monday, Eran Troy Danner; Southbury.
  • The New Haven Green: Wednesday, Bluzberry Pi; New Haven.
  • The Ridgefield Playhouse: Monday, George Thorogood and the Destroyers; Ridgefield. (203) 438-5795
  • Peaches Southern Pub & Juke Joint: Friday, River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs;Norwalk.
  • East Hartland Fireman’s Carnival: Thursday, Rich Badowski Blues Band (6 pm); East Hartland.
  • New Hartford Pavillion: Thursday, The Regulators (5:-7:00 pm); New Hartford.
  • Priam Vineyard: Friday, Shaka’s Root Hog Stomp  (6 pm); Colchester.  860-267-8520
  • Farmers’ Market: Saturday, Dan Stevens (11 am); Old Saybrook, CT
  • Rose’s Berry Farm: Saturday, Dan Stevens (3:30 pm); S. Glastonbury.
  • Daniel Packer Inn: Monday, Dan Stevens; Mystic.
  • Jewish Community Center: Tuesday, Dan Stevens; Woodbridge.
  • Old Lyme Inn: Wednesday, Dan Stevens; Old Lyme.
  • Town Landing: Thursday, Dan Stevens; Deep River.
  • Hamden Arts Commission’s: Sunday, The Fabulous Thunderbirds; Hamden.
  • The Eleven Bar & Grille: Friday, Creamery Station; Naugatuck.
  • Harbour House: Friday, The Sidewinders; Mystic.
  • C.C. O’Brien’s: Saturday, Gregg Sherrod; Pawcatuck. (860) 599-2034
  • Old Mystic Village: Saturday, Sue Menhart; Mystic;
  • On The Waterfront: Friday, Dan Stevens; New London, CT
  • Uncle D’s Blazin BBQ: Wednesday, Ms Marci & The Lovesick Hounds (5-7 pm); Norwich.
  • Theodores’: Friday, The Wildcat O’Halloran Band; Saturday, The Radiators Reunion; Thursday, Sean Chambers; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: ; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • Daryl’s House: Friday, The Weight Band, Thursday, Samantha Fish; Pawling, NY  (845) 289-0185
  • 350 Grille: Friday, Sara Ashleigh Band w/Carl Ricci; Springfield.
  • The Southwick Inn: Saturday, Vitamin B-3; Southwick.
  • Elks Lodge 902: Saturday, Sweet Daddy Cool Breeze; Holyoke.
  • Blues on the Beach: Wedneday Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood w/James Montgomery; Westerly RI
  • Frank’s: Saturday, Brandt Taylor; Worcester, MA
  • Art Café: Friday, Chez Lorenz Blues Project; Westerly, RI
  • Marine Corps League: Saturday, Tony Soul Project; Worcester.

 Weekly Blues Events

  • Sullys Pub:     Salty Dog Band (Tuesday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Liviu’s Invitational w/special guests (alternating Thursdays)
  • 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)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Dave Sadloski (Tuesday)
  • Luigis Restaurant:    Leo Boogie [solo] (Wednesday)
  • La Luna:        Leo Boogie [solo] (Friday & Saturday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Let’s Dance Wednesdays w/
  • Vincent’s: Boogie Chillin’ (Tuesday)

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Miller’s Lounge & Cabaret:     Blue Monday w/The Amplifires (Monday)
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/ Gina Gunn & Ron Pinney (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)
  • 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 Brookside Bar & Grill:             Open Jam (Thursday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Open Mike at the Knick w/ (Thursday)
  • The Outer Space:      Open Mic Night / Shawn Taylor (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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