April 19, 2019

The Social Bar & Kitchen

The Social Bar & Kitchen is a newcomer in the music, drinks, and food scene in New London. Established in 2016, The Social Bar & Kitchen offers a seasonal modern gastro-pub style menu, hand-crafted cocktails, and live music in one of New London’s most stunning rooms. The restaurant regularly hosts live music, comedy, and more. […]

Jazz Sundays at Stone’s Throw Restaurant

Always on the lookout for new spots for live jazz music, I discovered Stone’s Throw Restaurant on the Housatonic River in Seymour. Every Sunday, from 11AM until 4PM – they host Jazz Brunch. Featuring live music from 12PM until 3PM, a $19.50 prixe-fix menu including an appetizer, entree, and dessert, and $12 bottomless Mimosas, Bloody […]

Lyman Center for the Performing Arts

John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts is a multi-use performing arts facility. It consists of two performing spaces and a lobby art gallery. It is also home to the Department of Theatre with its costume and scenery shops. The Center presents or facilitates hundreds of events and university sponsored activities each year. Lyman Center […]

Hartford Jazz Society

The mission of The Hartford Jazz Society is to cultivate an appreciation of the sound, culture and love of jazz by presenting a variety of live events and other activities throughout the Greater Hartford community.   The Hartford Jazz Society enjoys a history as rich as it is diverse. Founded in 1960 by dedicated jazz aficionados, […]

The Levitt Pavilion

The Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts is a not-for-profit performing arts venue in Westport, CT. The Levitt Pavilion produces one of the largest and longest-running free outdoor festivals in the nation! Over the course of more than four decades, our Summer Season featuring our signature “50 Free Nights under the Stars” has entertained over 1.5 […]

Walrus + Carpenter – Bridgeport, CT

There’s not many things in this world that go better with live music than delicious food. Walrus + Carpenter in Bridgeport’s historic Black Rock district checks both of those boxes. The restaurant features a rotating selection of musicians weekly, covering a massive variety of genres – from jazz, to funk, to bluegrass, and more. While […]

Cafe 9 New Haven

Cafe Nine is a long standing and beloved music venue in New Haven, Connecticut. A home base to locals and a tour staple to many national touring acts, Cafe Nine is the best place to see the largest variety of live music in New Haven County. The hottest Jazz Jam in New Haven happens right […]

Arch Street Tavern

Arch Street Tavern is a bar, restaurant, and music venue in the heart of Hartford. This popular bar resides in the location of the old Hartford Brick Carriage Company. After opening in 1978, it has become a staple in the jazz music circuit. It is known as Hartford’s Classiest Watering Hole. Every Monday evening, the […]

The Side Door Jazz Club

The Sidedoor jazz club is the realisation of a long cherished dream. Ken Kitchings has always been a true fan of jazz music and brought many great artists to The Garde Theatre in New London, CT during his time there. In 2011 Ken and his wife Chris bought the beautiful, but sadly neglected, Old Lyme […]

Jazz at Buttonwood Tree

The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts & Cultural Center offers a wide variety of musical selections in the Middletown, CT, area. For over 25 years, The Buttonwood Tree (TBT) has been a hub of vibrant arts performances and events in the North End of Middletown.  Providing an art gallery, a used bookstore, a coffee shop, and […]