Blues Schedule October 27, 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.


  • Smokin’ With Chris: Thursday: Chris D’Amato; Southington.  (860) 620-9133
  • Tipping Chair Tavern: Wednesday, Eran Troy Danner Trio; Milldale.  (860) 426-9688
  • Maple Tree Café: Friday The Colbys; Saturday, Hash Brown w/ Carl Ricci & 706 Union Ave Band; Simsbury.
  • The Brass Horse Café: Sunday, Mighty Soul Drivers (3 pm); Barkhamsted.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Thursday, The Wood Brothers; Hartford.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Friday, Quinn Sullivan; Thursday, Cabinet; Norfolk.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Friday, Mambo Sons; Sunday, Lazer Lloyd (3 pm); Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • Wilson’s Pub: Saturday, Orb Mellon; Collinsville.
  • Cromwell Wine Tasting: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell; Cromwell.
  • Spooktaculor Chili Festival: Saturday, Jake Kulak; Simsbury.
  • St. Jean Baptiste Society: Saturday, The Steve Polezonis Trio; New Britain.
  • Casa Mia at the Hawthorne: Saturday, Eight To the Bar  (Halloween Party); Berlin.
  • The Bee and Thistle Inn: Wednesday, Ann Klien; Old Lyme.  (860) 434-1667
  • Hanging Hill Brewing: Thursday, The Coffee Grinders Duo; Hartford.
  • Trattoria Toscana Restaurant: Six Pack of Blues; Manchester.  (860) 783-5888
  • The Mohegan Sun (Tuscany): Friday, Paul Gabriel Duo featuring Lonnie Gasparini; Uncasville. (888) 226-7711
  • Daddy Jack’s: Friday, Dan Stevens; New London.
  • The Steak Loft: Friday, Orb Mellon; Mystic. (860)-536-2661
  • Harbour House Restaurant & Bar: Sunday, Chris Leigh (5 pm);  Mystic.
  • The Outer Space: Sunday, George Lesiw; Hamden.
  • Café 9: Friday, BOO! (benefit party); Thursday, Jj Thames & Black Snake Boots; New Haven. (203)-789-8281
  • The Rock Garden: Saturday, Eran Troy Danner; Watertown.
  • The Stafford Palace Theater: Saturday, Max Creek’s Halloween Show; Stafford Springs.
  • The Acoustic Café: Friday, Creamery Station Halloween Bash; Bridgeport.  (203)-335-3655
  • Peaches On the Waterfront: Saturday, Otis and the Hurricanes; Norwalk.
  • Sarah’s Wine Bar: Saturday, Shawn Taylor; Ridgefield.  (203) 438-8282
  • FTC Warehouse: Wednesday, The Wood Brothers; Fairfield.  (203)-319-1404
  • The Fez: Friday, Halloween Bash with Free Flow; Saturday, Hungry Skinny / Charlie Happy Life; Stamford.
  • Theodores’: Friday, The Eric Ducoff Band; Saturday, Professor Harp; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • Daryl’s House: Sunday, Gospel Brunch: Alexis P Suter & the Ministers of Sound; Pawling, NY  (845) 289-0185
  • Perks & Corks: Wednesday, Shawn Taylor; Westerly, RI.
  • Michael’s Cigar Bar: Friday, Hoodoo Revelator; Worcester.

Weekly Blues Events

  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Liviu’s Invitational w/ Chris McDermott (Thursday)
  • Millers Lounge:         Blue Monday w/The Incredible Amplifires
  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues w/ Dave Sadloski  (Alternate Tuesday)
  • The Mattabesett Canoe Club:          The Cheryl Tracy Acoustic Brunch On The River (Sunday 11am-2pm)
  • 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/ The Keepers
  • Knickerbocker Café:            B.Y.O.V. at the Tap Room Wednesdays 6 pm
  • 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)
  • C J Sparrow Pub & Eatery:                        Ken Safety’s Open Mic Show (Thursday)
  • Open Space:   Open Mic Night (Wednesday)
  • Yantic Inn:                 Open Mic (Wednesday)
  • Spill the Beans Coffee House:          Acoustic Open Mic w/Johnny I (Thursday)
  • Infinity Music Hall:   Open Mic (Wednesday)
  • 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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