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Some NY, NJ and CT jams you might be interested in:

Connecticut:

We first suggest you check out the Connecticut Blues Society Jam Finder Tool

Opium Jazz Lounge -- 2716 Fairfield Ave., Black Rock, CT, 331-9669. Friday and Saturday live jazz, blues and funk, Sunday open mic blues jam.

Georgetown Saloon --8 Main St., Georgetown. 544-8003. Live music weekly, with an open mic on Thursday. On Wednesdays, jazz night. Every

Shacojazz --21 N. Main St., S. Norwalk. 853-6124. Live blues/jazz on Friday and a jazz/gospel lunch buffet on Sunady afternoons.

SoNo Caffeine 133 Washington St., S. Norwalk. 857-4204.Every Sunday, and every Tuesday through Thursday, SoNo Caffeine provides live original musicians, many of them local talents, playing from jazz to folk and blues. no cover charge.

Jimmy's Seaside 891 Cove Rd., Stamford. 964-9225. Kiko's Open Blues Jams are Wednesday Nights.

Cafe Nine: 250 STATE STREET, NEW HAVEN, CT 06511 203-789-8281 Sunday Night blues jams are famous here.

Black Eyed Sallys 350 Asylum Street, Hartford, CT (check website for info)

Westchester, New York

The Emerald Isle Tavern, Johnny's Jam is Thursday Night at 123 Lake Avenue, Yonkers, NY 917-578-7057

NY, NY

Joe Taino's Jam, Sunday 10pm the Baggot Inn West 3rd (sullivan/Thompson), NYC

Jim Wacker's Uptown Jam, Keenans Piano Bar, Broadway/W204th street, Tuesday 9pm, NYC

Big Ed's Jam A&M Roadhouse 57 Murray Street 212-385-9005 Wednesday 9pm, NYC

New Jersey

Nikki Armstrong's jam at Mexicali Blues cafe, open blues jam, every Tuesday. 1409 Queen Anne Road, Teaneck, NJ 201-833-0011.

The Yard, Blues jam every Monday night and Saturday Night 72 Hudson Street, Hoboken, NJ 201-222-9273

Societies (that have good links to local jams)

The National Blues society, all the news that's fit for the blues.

Year of the Blues Blues society links from around US

Alabama Magic City Blues Society Non-profit organization website that features a calendar, events, hotline, local bands, articles, reviews, library.

Atlanta Blues Society Sponsors A non-profit, all-volunteer group of enthusiasts that celebrates and perpetuates the blues genre.

Baltimore Blues Society Official site of the Baltimore Blues Society (BBS). The BBS is one of the oldest and strongest Blues Society in the area. Established in 1985.

Boston Blues Society Non-profit organization. The website has a list of upcoming blues events, sound clips of area bands and a blues discussion group.

The Connecticut Blues Society Website Non-profit organization website that provides a newsletter, radio programming, blues bands, talent search.

Coastal Jazz & Blues Society in Vancouver, Canada - Home Produces annual Jazz Festival and jazz concerts throughout the year.

Cascade Blues Association - Portland, Oregon The Cascade Blues Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the Cascade Blues Association.

Colorado Blues Society Non-profit organization website that provides classifieds, calendar, venues, newsletter article submission, photo gallery, radio, membership.

DC Blues Society - Celebrating the Blues (Washington, DC) Non-profit organization website that provides news, events, venues in Washington, Maryland, and Virginia, radio, local bands, membership and more.

Mississippi Valley Blues Society The Mississippi Valley blues society, its annual 4th of July weekend Festival and other musical info of the indigo kind.

MoBlues This Missouri based blues site has great links for jams, articles, links and all sorts of info that would appeal to all blues enthusiasts.

New York Blues and Jazz Society Calendars, Gigs, Jams and Music news for New York State and metro NY/NJ/CT areas.

New Zealand Blues Society News from around the world, interviews and articles, plus profiles of New Zealand blues artists. From the New Zealand Blues Society - keeping the blues.

Music City Blues in Nashville, TN! The Music City Blues Society Music City Blues is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in February of 1992 to help keep blues music alive.

Oklahoma Blues Society Website features CD reviews, the OK Blues Gig Guide, schedules by date, band, venue or city, booking info, sites, maps and links.

Phoenix Blues Society (Arizona) Non-profit organization website that features information on Blues Blast festival, events, clubs, membership, merchandise, and links.

St. Louis Blues Society If you've got the St. Louis Blues, check out this spectacular site.

Suncoast Blues Society The Suncoast Blues Society, the leading Blues Society in America.

Washington Blues Society Official website of the Washington Blues Society, a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote, preserve, and advance the culture and traditions

Houston Blues Society (Texas) Site offers information on local artists, venues, news, directory, discussion, membership and links.

Apalachee Blues Society (Tallahassee, FL) Site features local venues, gallery, links, news, trivia and membership information.

The Blues Society of Omaha (Omaha and Lincoln, NE) Website provides local blues news and featured articles. Also home of the Omaha Blues Society calendar of events.

Kansas City Blues Society Website features information on free concerts, school outreach programs, and special annual events.

Kentuckiana Blues Society Non-profit organization. Website features society and membership information, events, local venues, bands, and CDs, merchandise, reviews, blues news

West Michigan Blues Society Home Page Non-profit organization website that features local events, upcoming specials, special programs, gig and CD reviews, local artist and venue information.

Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Society To increase awareness of jazz and blues music in the community, via musical information exchange, music events and excursions, and education.

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