Entries by Press Team

“Live on the BBJ Stage” 4/4 – 4/8

Wednesday (4/4) – Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute Band. The Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band is a talented and committed group of musicians and vocalists whose roots are in gospel music. They share a great love and appreciation for the style and musicianship of the premier band of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s Earth, […]

“Live on the BBJ Stage” 3/28 – 4/1

Wednesday(3/28) – Brubeck Bros. Chris and Dan Brubeck have been making music together practically all their lives. Drummer and bassist, trombonist, and composer Chris cut their first record together in 1966– nearly a half century ago. Although the band’s style is rooted in “straight-ahead” jazz their concerts reveal an inherent ability to explore and play […]

“Live on the BBJ Stage” 3/21 – 3/25

Wednesday (3/21) – Earth, Wind, and Fire Tribute Band. The Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band is a talented and committed group of musicians and vocalists whose roots are in gospel music. They share a great love and appreciation for the style and musicianship of the premier band of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s Earth, […]

“Live on the BBJ Stage” 3/15 – 3/18

Thursday (3/15) – Jane Bunnett & Maqueque. Multiple Juno Award winner, Jane Bunnett has turned her bands and recordings into showcases for the finest musical talent from Canada, the U.S and Cuba. She has been nominated for GRAMMY Awards and Maqueque’s new CD Oddara earned a GRAMMY nomination for Best Latin Jazz CD. “Her band Maqueue, featuring […]

This Week! Celebrate Bethesda Blues 5th Anniversary w/ Billy Ocean, Joe Clair and Harold Melvin’s Bluenotes

Wednesday – Thursday (2/28 & 3/1) – Bethesda Blues & Jazz 5th Anniversary Celebration with GRAMMY Award-Winning Artist and Legend Billy Ocean and Hosted by Comedian Joe Clair. It will be two evenings of celebration with an iconic artist, commemorating five years of outstanding entertainment in down Bethesda. Billy will be performing all the hits such as Caribbean Queen, Get Out of […]

**This Week at Bethesda Blues! Rock, Funk, GoGo and R&B**

Thursday (2/22) –  Daryl Davis Presents The Magical Mystery Girls The Magical Mystery Girls are an acclaimed all-female Beatles tribute band based in the Baltimore/Washington area.  Formed in 2017, each band member is an accomplished musician and vocalist that brings multiple talents to the band. Each show is a jubilant and memorable experience and a splendid time is guaranteed for […]

**This Week at Bethesda Blues! Soul, Reggae, Jazz, Rock, 70’s and 80’s Music Brunch**

Monday (2/5) – Daryl Davis Presents a Black History Month concert that presents some of the most legendary and soulful music artist in the world who were born and /or lived in the Washington “Chocolate City,” DC area. Critically acclaimed vocalist Cecily Bumbray will perform songs by Chocolate City dwellers such as Duke Ellington, Marvin […]

This Week at Bethesda Blues & Jazz!***Jazz, Rock and Motown Soul***

Tuesday (1/23) – “Igor Butman…may be the greatest living jazz saxophone player, who happens to be a Russian.” – Bill Clinton World famous saxophone player, bandleader and producer Igor Butman enjoys one of the most successful and flamboyant careers in the history of modern jazz. Over the years the band has evolved into Russia’s best touring […]

This Week at BBJ! Elvis, T.K. Blue, Alan Scott, 76 West Band, The VI-Kings! Leonard, Coleman, Blunt to celebrate MLK’s Birthday!!

Monday (1/8) – Jesse Garron  possesses the voice, looks and charisma that made Elvis a superstar and draws audiences in from the minute he walks on stage. Jesse, backed by live musicians and female vocalist, performs songs that cross three generations of rock, pop, gospel and oldies music, so the act has universal appeal. The Vegas-style rendition is […]

***Don’t Miss Live Music & Comedy at Bethesda Blues in 2018!***

Friday (1/5) – Mary Ann Redmond, winner of 24 Washington Area Music Awards, teams up with renowned upright bassist, Paul Langosch who played with Tony Bennett for 20 years and stellar arranger and pianist, Jay Cooley, as well as drummer to the stars, Dave Mattacks, who has played with Paul McCartney, Richard Thompson, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Joan Armatrading, Jethro Tull, […]