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**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, […]

Gear up for the Holidays w/ The Intruders, Byron Cage, Secret Society, Frank McComb, Red Christmas & The Soul Crackers

Monday (12/18) – Classic Soul Christmas Tour is coming one week before Christmas Day featuring Philadelphia International recording artist The Intruders performing their classic soul hits along with an all-star line up including friends Greg Cooper and Mousey Thompson of The James Brown Experience.  7:30pm  Read More Tuesday (12/19) – Byron Cage returns back to the DMV Area with […]

4X GRAMMY Winner Larry Carlton leads the week w/ Jazz, R&B, Rock and Soul

Monday (12/4) – Combining his roots in blues and jazz with a crossover pop rock sensibility, Carlton’s unmistakable sound is marked by his signature warm tone, bright melodies and soulful guitar solos. Four time GRAMMY Winner, Titan of Tone Award recipient and legendary guitar great, Larry Carlton is one of the most influential, prolific and original guitarist in […]

**This Week at BBJ: Experience an Evening of Jazz and R&B at Bethesda Blues**

Tuesday (11/7) – Come commiserate with Seth and his friends as they celebrate the release of this record performance. Seth Kibel brand-new album Snark & Despair consist of original tunes featuring talented guest artist, progressive political commentary, dark humor, and much-needed musical therapy for these strange and trying times. The songs on this album traverse a wide […]

**This Week at BBJ: Spooky Tuesday & Halloween in Bethesda, Jazzy Nights and Jesse Colin Young**

Tuesday (10/31) – “Spooky Tuesday“. Don’t miss Halloween Night, featuring Best Costume Prizes and loads of fun. Hometown favorites, The VI-Kings are the 60’s soundtrack of your life, return for their seventh performance at Bethesda Blues. The Deceivers Singer/Guitarist/Songwriter Sean Chyun is a musical comet who performed with the VI-Kings for several years. 7:30pm Wednesday (11/1) […]

**This Week at BBJ: Jazz w/ BJ Jansen, Delfeayo Marsalis & Duane Eubanks, Tom Joyner Hurricane Relief, Comedy w/ Joe Clair and NBC the Voice Finalist Billy Gilman**

Wednesday (10/25) – Respected baritone saxophonist, composer and bandleader B.J. Jansen is back with “Common Ground”, his tenth project as a leader. Over the course of a dozen carefully selections, the appropriately titled “Common Ground” features Delfeayo Marsalis, Allyn Johnson, Duane Eubanks and Dezron Douglas, aims to explore the musical commonalities among six musical titans who each bring […]

**This Week at BBJ: We The Fix, Bethesda’s Own The Sidley’s & Eric Scott Band, Howard Homecoming Concert w/ Wayne Linsey and Tribute to the Music of Stephanie Mills, Chaka Khan & Aretha Franklin**

Wednesday (10/18) – We The Fix provides a different sound created with some of the DMV’s best Artist & Musicians on a mission to bring good music back for your listening pleasure. 8:00pm Thursday (10/19) – Get ready for Bethesda’s favorite family soul-rock band, The Sidleys, as they continue to celebrate the release of their new album “The Love You […]