Acoustic Blues Open Mic & Jam
WHETHER YOU COME TO LISTEN OR PLAY, YOU’LL BE TREATED TO SOME GREAT BLUES PERFORMANCES!
Every Fourth Wednesday
SIGN-UP 7 – 7:30 / FEATURED ARTIST 7:30 – 8 / OPEN MIC & JAM begins at 8
Every fourth Wednesday Caffè Lena and The Saratoga Acoustic Blues Society team up for a great evening of acoustic blues performed by amateur and off-duty professional blues players from around the Capital District. Whether you come to listen or play, you’ll be treated to some great performances! All ages and playing levels are welcome.
Our host is keyboard player and WRPI radio host & NYS Blues Hall of Famer Sonny Speed, a founding member of SABS.
Our full menu will be available from 7 to 7:30, and at intermission
Our featured artist kicks off the night at 7:30. Open Mic follows at 8 PM. The much-anticipated jam rounds out the evening, with all players invited to join in. $5 admission for adults, FREE for students.
May Feature: Cary Morin
Described as “one of the best acoustic pickers on the scene today,” Cary Morin brings together the great musical traditions of America and beyond like no other. With deft fingerstyle guitar and vocals that alternately convey melodic elation and gritty world-weariness, Morin crafts an inimitable style often characterized as acoustic Native Americana with qualities of blues, bluegrass, jazz, jam, reggae, and dance.