The Blues Bus Concert Calendar

Live Blues in Southern New England

(Connecticut, Rhode Island, Western Mass)


INDEX

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DECEMBER
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This list is as up to date as possible, but it's always a good idea to call the club as schedules sometimes change. Showtimes are generally 9:30 or 10pm unless otherwise indicated.

OCTOBER 2014

10/28 TUESDAY

Dan Stevens - Pickin' Party at Nightingale's Acoustic Cafe (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

10/29 WEDNESDAY

Tommy Castro - Bridge Street Live (8pm) - Collinsville, CT

Blues Jam w/Tim McDonald - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

10/30 THURSDAY

Maria Muldaur - Bridge Street Live (8pm) - Collinsville, CT

Tommy Castro & the Painkillers - FTC Stage One (7:45pm) - Fairfield, CT

Brandt Taylor - Maury's Pub (8pm) - Danielson, CT

10/31 FRIDAY

Marcia Ball - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Norfolk, CT

Maria Muldaur Halloween Party - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Duke Robillard - Mystic Stage Performing Arts Center - Mystic, CT

Doyle Bramhall II - The Iron Horse (7pm) - Northampton, MA

Otis & the Hurricanes - Mama's Boy Southern Table & Refuge - South Norwalk, CT

Dan Stevens - Perks & Corks (9pm) - Westerly, RI

The SwampShaka Trio - The Stomping Ground (8pm) - Putnam, CT

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NOVEMBER 2014

11/1 SATURDAY

The Cedric Burnside Project - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

Doyle Bramhall II - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Norfolk, CT

Albert Cummings - The Iron Horse (7pm) - Northampton, MA

One Eyed Johnny & the Gravediggers - The Scotland Grange (8pm) - Scotland, CT

The Mojomatics - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

Ursula George - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Brandt Taylor - Malted Barley (9pm) - Westerly, RI

The Coffee Grinders - The Daily Grind (6pm) - Southwick, MA

11/2 SUNDAY

CT Blues Society Jam - The Pine Loft - Berlin, CT

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

Blues Boot Camp w/Greg Sherrod - Cafe Nine (8pm) - New Haven, CT

11/3 MONDAY

Blues Jam w/Mark Paradis - The Hungry Tiger (9pm) - Manchester, CT

11/4 TUESDAY

Dan Stevens - Pickin Party at Nightingale's Acoustic Cafe (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

11/5 WEDNESDAY

The Mystic Horns - The Knickerbocker Cafe (7:30pm) - Westerly, RI

Blues Jam w/Shaka & Tony C. - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

11/6 THURSDAY

Coco Montoya - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Norfolk, CT

Cold Shot - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

Brandt Taylor - Maury's Pub (8pm) - Danielson, CT

11/7 FRIDAY

Ronnie Earl - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Norfolk, CT

Corey Harris & Alvin Youngblood Hart - The Center at Eagle Hill (7:30pm) - Hardwick, MA

James Montgomery - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

John Fries & the Elements - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

11/8 SATURDAY

Doyle Bramhall II / Matt Anderson - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8pm) - Westerly, RI

Marty Q & Eran Troy Danner - The Palace Theater (8pm) - Waterbury, CT

Professor Harp - The Stomping Ground (8pm) - Putnam, CT

Willie J. Laws Band w/Charles Neville - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Blues Alley - Mona Lisa Restaurant - Wolcott, CT

The Delta Generators - Theodores' (9pm) - Springfield, MA

The SwampShaka Trio - The Celtic Tavern (9pm) - Middletown, CT

The Mighty Soul Drivers - The Hungry Tiger - Manchester, CT

11/9 SUNDAY

Davina & the Vagabonds - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8pm) - Westerly, RI

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

Blues Jam w/George Baker - Cafe Nine (8pm) - New Haven, CT

11/10 MONDAY

Blues Jam w/Tommy Whalen - The Hungry Tiger (9pm) - Manchester, CT

11/11 TUESDAY

Dan Stevens - Pickin Party at Nightingale's Acoustic Cafe (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

Brandt Taylor - The Mohegan Sun (Wolf Den, 8pm) - Uncasville, CT

11/12 WEDNESDAY

Coco Montoya - Chan's (8 & 10pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Dan Stevens - The Steak Loft (7pm) - Mystic, CT

Blues Jam w/Brandt Taylor - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

11/13 THURSDAY

Dan Stevens - The Fez (7:30pm) - Stamford, CT

Brandt Taylor - Maury's Pub (8pm) - Danielson, CT

11/14 FRIDAY

Victor Wainwright - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

The Eric Ducoff Band - The Stomping Ground (8pm) - Putnam, CT

Juke Joint 5 - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

Dan Stevens - Perks & Corks (9pm) - Westerly, RI

Brandt Taylor - The Black Sheep Tavern (9pm) - Niantic, CT

11/15 SATURDAY

Northeast Blues Harmonica Showcase - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford
featuring:
Dennis Gruenling
Bob Orsi
Nick "Mr. Nick" David
Kosher Kid
The Eric Ducoff Band

Chris Smither & the Motivators - The Narrows Center for the Arts (8pm) - Fall River, MA

Jeff Pitchell - The Hungry Tiger - Manchester, CT

Ms. Marci & the Lovesick Hounds - The Strange Brew Cafe (9pm) - Norwich, CT

Neal Vitullo & the Vipers - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Dan Stevens - The Black Hall Grille (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

Brandt Taylor - Water's Edge (9pm) - Westbrook, CT

11/16 SUNDAY

Buddy Guy - The Ridgefield Playhouse (8pm) - Ridgefield, CT

Joe Louis Walker - Olde Mistick Theater (5pm) - Mystic, CT

Benefit for Max Ce Lavie - Black-eyed Sally's (2-8pm) - Hartford
fundraiser for Easy Baby bassist who was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

Blues Jam w/The Langley Project - Cafe Nine (8pm) - New Haven, CT

11/17 MONDAY

Blues Jam w/Geoff Willard - The Hungry Tiger (9pm) - Manchester, CT

11/18 TUESDAY

Dan Stevens - Pickin Party at Nightingale's Acoustic Cafe (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

11/19 WEDNESDAY

Chris Duarte - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Dan Stevens - The Divine Wine Emporium - Niantic, CT

Blues Jam w/Tommy Whalen - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

11/20 THURSDAY

Chris Duarte - The Hungry Tiger (9pm) - Manchester, CT

Chris D'Amato - Smokin' With Chris (6pm) - Southington, CT

Dan Stevens - The Pond House Grille (7pm) - Glastonbury, CT

Brandt Taylor - Maury's Pub (8pm) - Danielson, CT

The Killborn Alley Blues Band - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

11/21 FRIDAY

The Johnny Winter Band w/Johnny A, Ronnie Baker Brooks & James Montgomery - The Narrows Center for the Arts (8pm) - Fall River, MA

Duke Robillard - Chan's (8 & 10pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Dave Keller Band / The Mighty Soul Drivers - Bridge Street Live (8pm) - Collinsville, CT

Blue Devil Bluez - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

Dan Stevens - First Congregational Church (7pm) - Old Lyme, CT
benefit for MusicNow Foundation

Brandt Taylor - The Brazen Hen (9pm) - Westerly, RI

SwampShaka w/Tony C. - New York Pizza & Pasta (8pm) - Plainfield, CT

11/22 SATURDAY

James Cotton / The Balkun Brothers - Bridge Street Live (8pm) - Collinsville, CT

The Tommy Malone Band - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

Mark Nomad - Theodores' (9pm) - Springfield, MA

The Coffee Grinders - The Cambridge House Brew Pub (9pm) - Granby, CT

The Fat City Band - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

The Troy T. Blues Band - The Blue Plate Cafe - Plainville, CT

Dan Stevens - Harbor House at Inn of Mystic (8pm) - Mystic, CT

Shaka & the SoulShakers - La Boca - Middletown, CT

11/23 SUNDAY

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

Blues Jam w/The Morris Trent Band - Cafe Nine (8pm) - New Haven, CT

11/24 MONDAY

Blues Jam w/Gene Donaldson - The Hungry Tiger (9pm) - Manchester, CT

11/25 TUESDAY

Dan Stevens - Pickin Party at Nightingale's Acoustic Cafe (6pm) - Old Lyme, CT

11/26 WEDNESDAY

Joe Bonamassa - Symphony Hall - Springfield, MA

Roomful of Blues - The Narrows Center for the Arts (8pm) - Fall River, MA

Blues Jam w/Tim McDonald - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

11/27 THURSDAY

Dan Stevens - Smokin' With Chris (6pm) - Southington, CT

Brandt Taylor - Maury's Pub (8pm) - Danielson, CT

11/28 FRIDAY

Ronnie Earl - The Iron Horse (7pm) - Northampton, MA

The Allman, Neville, Pitchell Band - The Stafford Palace Theater (8:30pm) - Stafford Springs, CT

Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

Quinn Sullivan - The Narrows Center for the Arts (8pm) - Fall River, MA

Dan Stevens - The Captain Daniel Packer Inn - Mystic, CT

11/29 SATURDAY

Roomful of Blues - The Iron Horse (7pm) - Northampton, MA

Sugar Ray & the Bluetones - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8pm) - Westerly, RI

Dan Stevens - The Gypsy Joynt (8pm) - Great Barrington, MA

SwampShaka w/Tony C. - La Vita Gustosa (9pm) - East Haddam, CT

Blues Bash - The Swedish Social Club (7pm) - Bristol, CT
with:
The D. Smith Blues Band
The Troy T. Blues Band

11/30 SUNDAY

Dan Stevens - Bill's Seafood (3:30pm) - Westbrook, CT

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

Blues Jam w/The Cobalt Rhythm Kings - Cafe Nine (8pm) - New Haven, CT

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DECEMBER 2014

12/3 WEDNESDAY

The Mystic Horns - The Knickerbocker Cafe (7:30pm) - Westerly, RI

Blues Jam w/Cynthia Fabian & Carl Ricci - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

12/5 FRIDAY

Luther "Guitar Jr." Johnson - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Popa Chubby - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

Bruce Katz Band / Lovelace-Stoltz - Bridge Street Live (8pm) - Collinsville, CT

Blues Alley - Mona Lisa Restaurant - Wolcott, CT

The Rich Badowski Blues Band - Theodores' - Springfield, MA

Neal Vitullo & the Vipers - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8pm) - Westerly, RI

12/6 SATURDAY

Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown - The Iron Horse (7pm) - Northampton, MA

Easy Baby - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

12/7 SUNDAY

James Cotton / Jeff Pitchell - The Stafford Palace Theater (8pm) - Stafford Springs, CT

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

12/10 WEDNESDAY

Blues Jam w/Tommy Whalen - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

12/12 FRIDAY

Ryan Hartt & the Blue Hearts - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

Albert Cummings - Chan's (8 & 10pm) - Woonsocket, RI

12/13 SATURDAY

Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown - The Narrows Center for the Arts (8pm) - Fall River, MA

The Christopher Dean Band - Theodores' (9pm) - Springfield, MA

Jeff Pitchell - Black-eyed Sally's (9pm) - Hartford

The Troy T. Blues Band - CJ Sparrow's (8-11pm) - Cheshire, CT

12/14 SUNDAY

Gary Hoey & His Ho-Ho-Hoey Christmas Show - Infinity Music Hall (7:30pm) - Norfolk, CT

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

12/17 WEDNESDAY

Blues Jam w/Tim McDonald - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

12/20 SATURDAY

Jimmy "2 Suits" Capone Holiday Extravaganza - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI
featuring Toni Lynn Washington & Diane Blue

Albert Cummings - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Hartford

12/21 SUNDAY

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

12/24 WEDNESDAY

Blues Jam - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

12/26 FRIDAY

The Allman Neville Pitchell Band - Infinity Music Hall (8pm) - Norfolk, CT

James Montgomery - Chan's (8pm) - Woonsocket, RI

12/27 SATURDAY

Popa Chubby - Chan's (8 & 10pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Christine Ohlman / George Baker - Cafe Nine (9pm) - New Haven, CT

The Love Dogs - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8pm) - Westerly, RI

12/28 SUNDAY

Blues Jam - Gibson's Bar & Grill at The Clarion (6-9pm) - East Windsor, CT

12/31 WEDNESDAY

Duke Robillard - The Knickerbocker Cafe (8:30pm) - Westerly, RI

Jeff Pitchell - Chan's (9pm) - Woonsocket, RI

Blues Jam - Black-eyed Sally's (8pm) - Hartford

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