Entries by Press Team

Legendary Rocker Terry Reid, Classic R&B Funk with Cameo, former Back Door Slam Frontman Davy Knowles, Not-To-Miss Jazz, & A Li’l Bit O’ Country

Monday (4/18) Country Music Queen Patsy Stephens is back by popular demand! She returns to our stage singing great classic Country songs the way they were meant to be. Put on your boots, fringe, rhinestones, and Stetsons, and two-step on down here! Piano master Daryl Davis will host the show. Davis tours both nationally and internationally and […]

Snarky Puppy Side Project Ghost Note, April Fools Comedy with Joe Clair, a Tribute to Three Soulful Favorites, and More Great Shows All Week

Monday (4/11) DC’s own Blue-Eyed Soul singer and musician extraordinaire, the legendary Tommy Lepson will be live on stage! He has shared the stage with The Kinks, The Righteous Brothers, The Spinners and many others, and his impassioned vocals have wowed audiences all over the United States and Europe.  Daryl Davis tours both nationally and internationally and his CD, American […]

A Saturday Night Soul Spring Fling and an Eclectic Week
with King Soul, Texas Chainsaw Horns, Be’la Dona, and More!

Monday (3/28) It’s all about Country Music tonight at BBJ! Ruthie Logsdon, DC music scene staple and nationally-known songwriter and recording artist is bringing her high energy “Wrangler Twang” to our stage. Now celebrating 25 years of national touring, Americana radio charting, national television appearances, and 6 albums, this live wire vocalist, along with her […]

Blues, Comedy, “The Snarky Puppy Insurgence” Continues with Bill Laurance,
and Lalah Hathaway Takes Over!

Monday (3/21) Soulful blues singer Liz Springer is back by popular demand! Liz will be honoring us by celebrating her birthday here at Bethesda Blues. She is an up-and-coming local artist dedicated to keeping the blues alive with a modern interpretation of standard blues classics. You are invited to her party! Host and piano player Daryl […]

A Free Concert by Nolatet, St. Patrick’s Day with O’Malley’s March, and a Week of Incredible Jazz

Monday (3/14) We’ve got a FREE Customer Appreciation Concert by Nolatet! A true jazz supergroup, you may already know the members of Nolatet from acts such as Astral Project, The Stanton Moore Trio, and The Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey. Johnny Vidacovich (drums) and James Singleton (upright bass) have been New Orleans’ best rhythm section since […]

“Modern Soul Man” Kenny Lattimore, a Gladys Knight & The Pips Tribute,
and Rock And Roll for Children

Monday (3/7) Join us as Daryl Davis presents saxophonist Chris Watling, a founding member of the highly acclaimed roots rock band, The Grandsons.  He has blown his horn from the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival all the way to the White House and everywhere in between, and his sound has supported performers including The […]

Celebrating Our 3rd Anniversary with The Duke Ellington Orchestra
and Sharón Clark, plus a Week Full of Great Music and Comedy!

Monday (2/22) Deletta Gillespie brought the house down last November, and she’s back by popular demand! One of the finest blues, jazz and R&B vocalists you’ll find anywhere, the singer/actress has performed for Michael Jackson, Patti Austin, Al Jarreau and others. She also serves as a university Performing Arts coach, teaching countless other artists how to […]

Stellar Jazz and Classic Rock: Dave Mason, A Tribute to David Bowie,
Bruce in the USA, Pat McGee, Kevin Howard, & The Jam

Monday (2/15) Daryl Davis Presents: An Evening with Chris Watling has been cancelled due to winter weather conditions. Keep warm, stay safe, and we will see you soon. Tuesday (2/16) It’s time once again for The Jam with Gary Grainger and Friends! Musicians and singers: Come on out and jam with bassist Gary Grainger, drummer Greg Grainger, and their world-class […]