https://bethesdabluesjazz.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/logobbj-300x146.png 0 0 Michael Mathews https://bethesdabluesjazz.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/logobbj-300x146.png Michael Mathews2018-02-26 21:11:332018-02-26 21:12:07This 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 My Dreams, Suddenly and more. 8:00pm Use promo code BBJSC and save 25% off Wednesday’s (2/28) Concert!
Friday (3/2) – The 2018 Bernard/Ebb Songwriting Awards Concert is a night of fun live music as the 2018 Awards finalist perform their original songs. One songwriter will win a $10,000.00 Grand Prize and 25 hours of complimentary recording studio time at Innovation Station Music. One Young songwriter will win a $2,500.00 prize. The winners will be announced at the end of the show. 8:00pm
Saturday (3/3) – Host Comedian Joe Clair, radio personality and on-air veteran is no stranger when it comes to Washington, D.C,. The native of Seat Pleasant, MD is the current host of WPGC’s Joe Clair Morning Show. Joe Clair & Friends Comedy Show brings a line up that is backed with certified funny folks feat. Comedians Kleon, Leonard Ouzts, Alex Scott and House band Sound of the City. 7:00/10:00pm
Sunday, (2/25) – Harold Melvin’s Bluesnotes were formed by Melvin in Phildelphia in 1954. In 1960, they had their first R&B hit “My Hero.” In 1970, the addition of Teddy Pendergrass as their drummer led to the group’s and work with Gamble and Huff in 1972 that led to national prominence. Their hits include “If You Don’t Know Me By Now,” “The Love I lost,” and “Wake Up Everybody.” 2:00/7:30pm Use promo code BBJSC and save 25% off the 7:30 concert!