May 30, 2016

Artist Feature: Tang Sauce

Hartford, Connecticut's Tang Sauce is a fresh artist rising from the Connecticut underground.  John… [more]

Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce

Artist Feature: Tang Sauce

Hartford, Connecticut's Tang Sauce is a fresh artist rising from the Connecticut underground.  John… [more]

Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce

The Uncertainty Music Series

New Haven's Never Ending Books is hosting The Uncertainty Music Series on Saturday, May 14th at 8 p.m.… [more]

The Uncertainty Music Series The Uncertainty Music Series

Artist Feature: Tang Sauce

Hartford, Connecticut's Tang Sauce is a fresh artist rising from the Connecticut underground.  John… [more]

Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce Artist Feature:  Tang Sauce

Artist Feature: Tang Sauce

Hartford, Connecticut’s Tang Sauce is a fresh artist rising from the Connecticut underground.  John Manselle-Young, who performs under the alias, Tang Sauce, has just released a 17-track album, Maturity, which has been gaining a lot of positive notoriety.  Recently Tang gave an energetic performance at the Trinity International Hip Hop Festival 2016 that left us vibrating […]

The Uncertainty Music Series

New Haven’s Never Ending Books is hosting The Uncertainty Music Series on Saturday, May 14th at 8 p.m.  Curated by composer Carl Testa, The Uncertainty Music Series is a New Haven-based creative music series aiming to provide a venue for local and regional artists that may not have the opportunity to present their work elsewhere. […]

Nick Fradiani at College Street Music Hall

You don’t want to miss American Idol winner and Guilford, Connecticut native Nick Fradiani at College Street Music Hall on Friday, May 13th!  We can’t wait to hear what is on Nick Fradiani’s set list for his College Street Music Hall performance in New Haven, Connecticut; this will be an all ages show.  To purchase […]

Jazz Appreciation Month

April marks Jazz Appreciation Month, also known as JAM!  Enjoy CT Live is excited to share some of our favorite live jazz venues in Connecticut as well as some of our favorite local jazz artists.  To share how you’re celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month in Connecticut, tweet us at “@enjoyctlive” or click here to visit our […]

Chris “Big Dog” Davis featuring Kim Waters at The Palace Theater

Waterbury, Conn. welcomes Chris “Big Dog” Davis featuring Kim Waters to The Palace Theater stage!  Join us Friday, April, 22nd at 8 p.m. for this ACTJams Productions Up-Close and Personal Smooth Jazz Affair performance.  Other performers include Marty Q, Barbara Fowler and Rob Shannon; 94.3 WYBC FM‘s Al Taylor of Smooth Jazz Sundays will host.  This is […]

Steely Dan at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre

You don’t want to miss Steely Dan at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, Connecticut on April 27th at 7:3o p.m.  Tickets go on sale March 18th at 10 a.m.; ticket prices range from $45 to $95.  Click here to purchase tickets to Steely Dan at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre. Legendary Steely Dan takes the […]

Live Music Venues Across Connecticut

Looking for live music venues across Connecticut!  From seasoned dive bars to historic local venues, Connecticut has everything!  Here are a few of our favorite Connecticut venues to visit for live music in CT! Middletown, Connecticut  The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center is the place in Middletown to connect with others interested in expressing […]

Southern New England High School Jazz Fest

Support your local New England high schools during the Southern New England High School Jazz Fest!  This three part event will feature six high schools from across New England; each band will perform a 30-minute set.  Proceeds from the show will go to each high school’s band! The Southern New England High School Jazz Fest […]

Connecticut Venue: Stella Blues

Connecticut Venue Stella Blues, New Haven Connecticut Stella Blues in New Haven, Connecticut is a bar and restaurant featuring live music in CT!  This Connecticut venue features a great ambiance, Tuesday Open Mike Nights and a Happy Hour drink special every day from 3-8 p.m.!   Open Mike Night Swing by Stella Blues on Tuesday […]

Remembering Natalie Cole

The first time I heard Natalie Cole was during her 1991 hit “Unforgettable”, a duet with her father, the late Nat King Cole.  Seamlessly remastered, the vocals are, were and will always be coaxing and smooth, beautiful and moving.  Enjoy CT Live is taking the time to review the touching vocals and timeless standards as […]

3 Contemporary Smooth Jazz Artists

Does your music routine need a pick-me-up?  Here are 3 contemporary smooth jazz artists for you to add to your playlists, straight from Enjoy CT Live! Vincent Ingala  Born in Prospect, Connecticut, Vincent Ingala is an Enjoy CT Live favorite!  Ingala gives contemporary jazz a fresh take and has been noted as one of the […]

The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center

The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center is located in Middletown, Connecticut and features a full calendar of community events.  Middletown, CT’s Buttonwood Tree encourages the curious as well as emerging artists and performers to engage in self expression through creativity. Live Music Venue Every Monday is an Anything Goes Open Mike night, welcoming musicians […]

Jazz Saxophonist Mike Casey

Jazz saxophonist Mike Casey is a Connecticut native who has always been drawn to music and broadening his exploration of jazz.  His extensive musical education in Connecticut is not only impressive, it’s obvious during his performances.  Mike Casey often plays with two other musicians under the name The Mike Casey Trio; view upcoming shows here. […]

The Mixashawn Rozie Trio

Recently, The Mixashawn Rozie Trio was welcomed to the Black Eyed Sally’s stage for a live jazz performance.  Black Eyed Sally’s is a CT venue known for welcoming both local and renowned jazz performers to the stage.  The Hartford Jazz Society Jazz Jams at Black Eyed Sally‘s in Hartford, Connecticut featured the Mixashawn Rozie Trio, […]

The Nicole Zuraitis Trio

The Nicole Zuraitis Trio will perform live in Connecticut at the Palace Theater Poli Club on Friday, December 18, 2015.  Welcome this Brooklyn-based jazz musician to Waterbury, Connecticut for an amazing performance!  Purchase tickets for this jazz fusion artist here.   Nicole Zuraitis was awarded the People’s Choice Award in February 2015 for her original […]

The Kenny G Holiday Show

Are you the ultimate Kenny G fan?  You don’t want to miss the Kenny G Holiday Show at the Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, Connecticut tomorrow, Tuesday, December 8th, 2015!  Click here for tickets. About the Ridgefield Playhouse The Ridgefield Playhouse is a Connecticut venue located in Ridgefield, Connecticut.  With a capacity of 500, Connecticut’s Ridgefield Playhouse […]

Children of the Light Trio

The Children of the Light Trio will perform at the Quick Center for the Arts in Fairfield, Connecticut on Thursday, November 19th at 8 p.m.  Tickets for this performance begin at $30; Fairfield University students may attend this event for $5 admission. Comprised of three Grammy-nominated musicians, the Children of the Light Trio features Danilo […]

Jazz & Strings with Jimmy Greene

One of the most recently added jazz venues in Connecticut, Infinity Hall Hartford, will feature Jazz & Strings with Jimmy Greene.  The event will take place Sunday, November 29th, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.; tickets for this event start at $29. Jazz & Strings a musical group comprised of select members of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. […]

Peter Hand Quartet Plays “Three Jazz Heroes” in Greenwich, Connecticut

Watch as the Peter Hand Quartet plays “Three Jazz Heroes” in Greenwich, Connecticut this Thursday, November 12th at 7 P.M.   This free live jazz event will take place at the Byram Shubert Library on 21 Mead Avenue in Greenwich. Port Chester, New York native, Peter Hand has created over 230 compositions and more than 350 […]

Aaron Diehl Trio at The Side Door Jazz Club

Break up Connecticut’s brisk autumnal chill with the Aaron Diehl Trio at The Side Door Jazz Club this Thursday, October 29th at 8:30 p.m.!  The Side Door Jazz Club is located at 85 Lyme Street in Old Lyme, Connecticut; tickets are $35 per person. Aaron Diehl has been said to possess “melodic precision, harmonic erudition, and […]