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This Week at BBJ: March Fourth & Labor Day Weekend w/ Clones of Funk, Jeff Bradshaw and Friends Birthday Celebration & The Ohio Players

Thursday (8/31) – MarchFourth is a kaleidoscope of musical and visual energy that inspires unabashed dancing. Dressed in redesigned marching-band themed costumes, they bring electric bass, 4 piece percussion corps, a 7 part brass section, dancers, acrobatics, stilt-walkers and a very diverse musical repertoire. Enter promo code BBJSC  to save 50% off. 8:00 pm    […]

Onstage at BBJ!! Louis Armstrong’s Birthday Celebration, Shi-Queeta-Lee’s Salute to Divas and more.

musicians came together to pay homage to the music of R.E.M. 8:00pm  Friday (8/4) –  “Louis Armstrong Birthday Celebration” featuring Tom Williams and Sharón Clark as Ella Fitzgerald. Join Tom & Sharón as they pay tribute to two great Jazz legends. Tom is a  Trumpeter-Drummer-Composer-Bandleader.  Ms. Clark’s voice is rich, her phrasing unfussy, her jazz embellishments minimal. 8:00pm          […]

Onstage at BBJ!! Michael Muse, Eric Roberson, Burt Bacharach/Hal David Tribute and More!!

Wednesday (7/13)  – The Quiet Storm Band, headed by former percussionist and supporting vocalist for Roy Ayers, Stan Johnson, who is a professional singer, songwriter, producer and recording artist, The group has performed with various artist such as Roy Ayers, Gene Khan, Phyllis Hyman, Grover Washington Jr and more. Quiet Storm has performed at various venues across […]

ON THE BBJ STAGE THIS WEEK!!! AN ALL-STAR PRINCE PURPLE PARTY

WEDNESDAY (6/7) – All-Star Purple Party is a special tribute concert celebrating the birthday of Prince, once of the greatest musical artist of our time. An all-star ensemble of accomplished musicians and singers covering Prince’s most popular and enduring songs from his cherished music catalog. The dance floor is open for a memorable evening of music that will […]

ON STAGE THIS WEEK AT BBJ! ROY AYERS, CONFUNKSHUN & MORE

MONDAY (5/22) –   Join the award-winning Walt Whitman High School Jazz Ensemble for an evening of incredible music performed by the next generation of jazz musicians. Under the direction of Terry S. Alvey, the Whitman Jazz Ensemble has performed on some of the east coast’s biggest stages, such as Carnegie Hall and the Music Center at Strathmore.  7:30 pm […]

**Salsa Night, Israeli Pianist, A Walk Down Memory Lane and Mother’s Day Fun at BBJ**

TUESDAY (5/9)  –  A ten piece Salsa Orchestra with a 32 year history in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Formerly known as Orquesta La Ramana, on its 30 anniversary, band leader Edwin Ortiz officially changed the name adding La Mafia Del Guaguanco to the name. Their known for it’s hard hitting classic salsa sound and their often compared to the very […]

ON THE BBJ STAGE THIS WEEK!!! SALSA, JAZZ, COMEDY, AFROFUNK AND SOUL MUSIC!!

TUESDAY (4/25) –  8:00pm A ten piece Salsa Orchestra with a 32 year history in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Formerly known as Orquesta La Ramana, on its 30 anniversary, band leader Edwin Ortiz officially changed the name adding La Mafia Del Guaguanco to the name. Their known for it’s hard hitting classic salsa sound and their often compared to the […]