Blues Schedule April 13, 2018

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.

  • Tipping Chair Tavern: Wednesday, Jeff Pitchell acoustic; Milldale.  (860) 426-9688
  • 41 Bridge Street Live: Friday, The CarLeans; Saturday, Scott Sharrard w/ Danny Mayer & Mary Corso; Collinsville.
  • Infinity Music Hall: Friday, Max Creek’s 47th Anniversary Tour “Creekiversary”; Hartford.
  • Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center: Saturday, Buddy Holly And Beyond The History of Rock n Roll; Tuesday, Devon Allman Project w/Duane Betts; Wednesday, Journeyman, A tribute to Eric Clapton; Old Saybrook.  (860) 510-0473
  • Café 9: Saturday, Lost Bayou Ramblers; Sunday, The Sunday Buzz Matinee w/ Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles and the Palomino Club; Thursday, Elm City Folk Festival Day 1 w/Orb Mellon; New Haven.  (203)-789-8281
  • Infinity Music Hall: Saturday, The Alpaca Gnomes; Norfolk.
  • Black-eyed Sally’s: Saturday, Jay Collins Band; Sunday, Connecticut Blues Society Band Challenge Preliminaries (3 pm); Hartford. (860) 278 7427
  • The Old Well Tavern: Saturday, The Wells; Simsbury.  (860) 658-0050
  • Bill’s Seafood: Thursday, Shawn Taylor Duo; Westbrook.
  • The Hungry Tiger: Saturday, Richie and The Red Hot Blues (6 pm); Manchester. (860) 649-1195
  • The Stomping Ground: Friday, Oneal Armstrong; Saturday, Chris Stovall Brown; Sunday, Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas (1 pm); Putnam. (860) 928-7900
  • June’s Outback Pub: Friday, Front Row Band; Killingworth.
  • The Painted Pony: Friday, Regulators; Saturday, Eran Troy Danner, electric trio; Bethlehem.
  • Brass Works Brewing Company: Friday, Eran Troy Danner, solo acoustic; Waterbury.
  • Woodbury Brewing Company: Sunday, Kathy Thompson Band; Thursday, Eran Troy Danner w/ Kevin Wolfe (7 pm); Woodbury.
  • Chicago Sam’s: Friday, Jeff Pitchell w/Texas Flood; Cromwell.
  • Brick House: Saturday, Jeff Pitchell, acoustic; Maple Hill.
  • Note Kitchen and Bar:  Friday, Jake Kulak & the LowDown  Bethel, CT
  • Yale University:  Friday, Lost Bayou Ramblers; New Haven.
  • Christopher Martins: Saturday, Unfinished Business; New Haven.
  • Still Hill Brewery Saturday, TSC Acoustic Returns to!  Sat 2 PM •
  • The Unitarian Universalist Church: Saturday, Rocky Lawrence and The Coffee Grinders; Meriden.
  • Woodbury Brewing Company:  Kathy Thompson Band (2-5 pm); Woodbury.  (203) 405-3811
  • Sunset Ribs: Sunday, The Second Chance(3 pm); Waterford.
  • The Frosty Mug: Sunday, Terri and Rob Duo (2 pm); New Britain.
  • Harbour House: Friday, Shiney Lapel Trio; Mystic.
  • Daddy Jack’s: Saturday, Chris MacKay & the ToneShifters; New London.
  • The Acoustic Café: Sunday, An Evening with The Nth Power; Bridgeport. (203)-335-3655
  • Beachcomber: Friday, Kathy Thompson Band; Milford.
  • Pazzo’s: Saturday, Steve Palezonis Trio; Rocky Hill.
  • The Buttonwood Tree: Monday, Terri and Rob Duo; Middletown.
  • Theodores’: Saturday, Jr. Krauss and The Shakes; Springfield. (413) 736-6000
  • The Knickerbocker Café: Sunday, Jumping for Jonnycake; Westerly. (401) 315-5070
  • Daryl’s House: Friday, Journeyman: A tribute to Eric Clapton; Sunday, Ana Popovic; Pawling, NY  (845) 289-0185
  • Homefield Brewing: Saturday,  Shawn Taylor (2 pm); Sturbridge.  (774)  242-6365

Weekly Blues Events

  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Liviu’s Invitational w/ (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)
  • Cambridge House Brew Pub: Open Mic w/Dave Costa (Thursday)
  • 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)
  • The First & Last Tavern:     Sunday Morning Brunch w/Cheryl Tracy
  • La Luna:        Leo Boogie [solo] Friday & Saturday)
  • Knickerbocker Café:            Let’s Dance Wednesdays w/Shiny Lapel Trio
  • Lakeview Café:         Patty Tuite (fourth Friday)
  • Vincent’s:       Boogie Chillin’ (Tuesday)

Weekly Blues Jams

  • The Hungry Tiger:    Blues Jam w/ Geoff Willard (Monday)
  • Black Eyed Sally’s:   Community Blues Jam w / (Wednesday)
  • Los Mariachis:           Open Mic w/ Mitch Leighton and the Front Row Band (Tuesday)
  • Vero:                          Jam w/ Basically Blues (Wednesday)
  • The Old Well Tavern:           The Blues Jam (6-9) (Alternate Sunday)
  • Café 9:                                    Sunday Night Blues Jam
  • Waxy O’Connors:                 Cheryl Tracy Open Jam (Tuesday)
  • 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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