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Events

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Upcoming Events

Current & Past Events

Cancelled: The Berlin Brothers July 31

July 31, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

Named after the great American songwriter Irving Berlin, The Berlin Brothers are a group that plays popular jazz standards of the 20s/30s/40s.  The band can be a duo…

Cancelled: Albert Cummings Band

July 30, 2020  ·  Thursday * 8pm * $20

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Guitar Edge magazine said, “The blues is best served up live, with an…

Cancelled: 8-Track Minds – July 25, 2020

July 25, 2020  ·  Saturday * 8pm * $8

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8-Track Minds plays funky, beautiful ‘70s gold for hip-shakin’ and slow dancin’. Our charismatic and velvet-voiced singer Sandie, beside veteran Triangle musicians who look the…

Cancelled – Diane Blue Band

July 9, 2020  ·  Thursday * 8pm * $8

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Boston’s DIANE BLUE is a “multi-talented performer who’s equally at home belting out a blues standard or cutting loose with a ferocious harmonica solo.” (Bill…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam June 30

June 30, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: Mysti Mayhem June 28

June 28, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open June 24

June 24, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam June 23

June 23, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: David Quick’s Jazz Combo June 21

June 21, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Join us for a laid-back Sunday afternoon with David Quick’s Jazz combo. Swing, bossa nova, love songs, the works! All classic stuff from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open June 17

June 17, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam June 16

June 16, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: JP Soars & The Red Hots June 12

June 12, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * $10

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Since starting his recording career as a blues artist with the critically-acclaimed 2008 CD Back of My Mind, guitarist and vocalist JP Soars has channeled uncommon in…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open June 10

June 10, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam June 9

June 9, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open June 3

June 3, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam June 2

June 2, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: Duke Street Dogs May 29

May 29, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Cancelled: The Berlin Brothers May 29

May 29, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

Named after the great American songwriter Irving Berlin, The Berlin Brothers are a group that plays popular jazz standards of the 20s/30s/40s.  The band can be a duo…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open Mic May 27

May 27, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam: May 26

May 26, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: Mysti Mayhem May 24

May 24, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Cancelled: IBC Winner Jon Shain / with special guest Ruth Wyand

May 23, 2020  ·  Saturday * 8pm * $12/TBS members get a $2 merch coupon

Jon Shain, 2019 IBC Solo/Duo Winner, is a veteran singer-songwriter who’s been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his evolved…

Cancelled: Carolina Lightnin’ May 21

May 21, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open Mic May 20

May 20, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Cancelled: Tuesday Blues Jam: May 19

May 19, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

CANCELLED: Watson, Runkle, Savage, Goldsmith & Knight

May 17, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * No Cover

Blue Grass, New Grass and Country…and that’s just the first 3 songs. This talent laden group will cover many genres…great entertainment is on the menu!

These guys…

Cancelled Until Further Notice: Duke Street Dogs May 15

May 15, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

CANCELLED: The Empty Pockets

May 15, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * $8

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“Sincerity, pathos and powerhouse vocals. The Empty Pockets’ often cerebral and sometimes playful indie-Americana sound draws from timeless classic rock, folk and…

CANCELLED: John Németh

May 14, 2020  ·  Thursday * 8pm * $15

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Don’t try to snatch him back and hold him, he’s a man on the move. John Németh had already established…

CANCELLED: Brett Chambers Open Mic: May 13

May 13, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

CANCELLED: Tuesday Blues Jam: May 12

May 12, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Cancelled: Tea Cup / BNG will be closed on Mother’s Day

May 10, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * No Cover

The members of Tea Cup Gin share a passion for crafting original musical cocktails under the influence of an eclectic blend of early 20th century genres (deco era jazz standards…

CANCELLED: Cool John Ferguson Band

May 9, 2020  ·  Saturday * 8pm * $15

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Taj Mahal has said that “Cool John Ferguson is among the five greatest guitarists in the world. He is a force to be reckoned with in the music…

CANCELLED: Brett Chambers Open Mic: May 6

May 6, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

CANCELLED: Tuesday Blues Jam: May 5

May 5, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

To Be Rescheduled: Harmless Error

May 2, 2020  ·  Saturday * 8pm * $15 Seated / $10 Standing

Stay tuned for rescheduling updates!
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Back by popular demand!  Dance the night away with Harmless Error – playing classic and obscure rock and soul for the past 25 years…

Cancelled until Further Notice: Duke Street Dogs May 1

May 1, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Cancelled Until Further Notice: Chris O’Leary Band

May 1, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * $10

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Every so often you’re lucky enough to see a band and realize that everything is…

Cancelled: Mysti Mayhem April 26

April 26, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

E.G. Kight: Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 25, 2020  ·  Saturday * 8pm * $15 seated / $10 standing

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EG Kight has emerged in recent years as a preeminent voice in roots music. CityBeat Cincinnati writes that she is “a cross between Bonnie Raitt’s bourbon stung…

Carolina Lightnin’: April 23 Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 23, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Ellerbee Creek Band: Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 19, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

In 2009, five childhood friends from Durham, got together to reconnect and have a little fun playing the classic songs and singing the sweet harmonies that they grew up loving…

Brad Heller & the Fustics: Cancelled until further notice

April 16, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * $5

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Hailing from Wilmington, North Carolina, Brad Heller and The Fustics continue to expand their audience throughout the east coast with spirited live shows, and acclaimed studio releases.

Blending…

The Cajammers: Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 9, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7- 9pm * NO Cover

The Cajammers are a Durham-based band that plays a highly danceable mix of Cajun, Zydeco, and swamp pop. Formed in 2012, the band features a trio of female fiddlers…

Cancelled: Brett Chambers Open Mic April 8

April 8, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam: Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 7, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs: Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 3, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Tuesday Blues Jam: Cancelled until Further Notice

March 31, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Constance Prince: Cancelled Until Further Notice

March 29, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * $5 cover at the door

Constance Prince, a Durham native, has lived in this community all of her life.  She has been singing since her childhood and grew up in the tradition of the black…

Duke Street Dogs: Cancelled until Further Notice

March 27, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Tuesday Blues Jam: Cancelled until Further Notice

March 24, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem: Cancelled until Further Notice

March 22, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs: Cancelled until Further Notice

March 20, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Cancelled: The Berlin Brothers March 20

March 20, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

Named after the great American songwriter Irving Berlin, The Berlin Brothers are a group that plays popular jazz standards of the 20s/30s/40s.  The band can be a duo…

Tuesday Blues Shamrock Jam: Cancelled

March 17, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here with the rest of the leprechauns and find your lucky music groove! There will be dancing, to be sure.

We provide amps, drums, PA … everything you…

David Quick’s Jazz Combo

March 15, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Join us for a laid-back Sunday afternoon with David Quick’s Jazz combo. Swing, bossa nova, love songs, the works! All classic stuff from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and…

Duke Street Dogs

March 13, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 11, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam: March 10

March 10, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Night with the Stars: Rotary Talent Show

March 8, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-8pm

Night with the Stars:  Rotary Talent Show
Sunday, March 8. 2020
5-8pm
The Blue Note Grill

$50 Ticket Includes: Dinner + 1 Drink Ticket + A Great Time!

$125 Talent Entry…

Duke Street Dogs

March 6, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Paul Thorn – SOLD OUT!

March 5, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7:30pm * SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT!
Raised in Tupelo, Mississippi, among the same spirits (and some of the actual people) who nurtured the young Elvis generations before, Paul Thorn has rambled down back roads…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 4, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam: March 3

March 3, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

February 28, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Wiley Fosters: 2020 Residency

February 28, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will continue performing monthly at Blue Note Grill throughout 2020…

Morgan Creek Bluegrass

February 27, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

Morgan Creek consists of 5 experienced musicians from the Chapel Hill/Durham area: Clint Brooks, (fiddle/vocals) from Durham, NC, Kirk Lawrence, (mandolin/vocals) originally from Elkin, NC, John McNeal…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 26, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Mysti Mayhem: February

February 23, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

February 21, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Free For All Friday: The Whiskey Honeys

February 21, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Whiskey Honeys Revving up Retro Dance Music for multiple generations!

The Whiskey Honeys are a retro dance band performing songs from the 50’s to the 90’s. A…

The Cajammers

February 20, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7- 9pm * NO Cover

The Cajammers are a Durham-based band that plays a highly danceable mix of Cajun, Zydeco, and swamp pop. Formed in 2012, the band features a trio of female fiddlers…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 19, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

February 18, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

February 14, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 12, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

February 11, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Jazz Guitarist Randy Johnston

February 9, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Blue Note Grill welcomes back internationally renowned jazz guitarist, Randy Johnston.  Electric blues meets bebop with contemporary influences – an exciting convergence of sounds that has made Randy one of the…

Duke Street Dogs

February 7, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Free For All Friday: The Groovynators

February 7, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

TheGroovynators have been gigging around the Durham/Hillsborough NC area since 2011 bringing their infectious brand of classic rock, soul and r&b to the many of the local…

Nash Street Ramblers

February 6, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals –  inspired bluegrass steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance your heart out…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 5, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

February 4, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Satchmo Babcock

January 31, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Spelling The Duke Street Dogs for the evening – Satchmo Babcock!

These seasoned musical scholars bring audiences a heaping plate full of old school R&B, Blues, Soul, and Rock…

The Berlin Brothers

January 31, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

Named after the great American songwriter Irving Berlin, The Berlin Brothers are a group that plays popular jazz standards of the 20s/30s/40s.  The band can be a duo…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 29, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

January 28, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem: January

January 26, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

January 24, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Cajammers

January 23, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7- 9pm * NO Cover

The Cajammers are a Durham-based band that plays a highly danceable mix of Cajun, Zydeco, and swamp pop. Formed in 2012, the band features a trio of female fiddlers…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 22, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

January 21, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Doc Branch Band

January 19, 2020  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

The Doc Branch Band has a long history of family music-making. There has been a Terry family band of some sort as long as anyone in Bahama can remember…

Duke Street Dogs

January 17, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Bark and Hart: Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley

January 16, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

Your two local favorite guitarists, Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley!

Jason Barker is a well-known guitarist and songwriter based in the Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill area.  He’s…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 15, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

January 14, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

January 10, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Travellers

January 10, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Get ready to hear Classic Country Music as never before! Grab hold and hang on tight, because these folks kick it up a notch, playing old favorites and standards, as…

Carolina Lightnin’

January 9, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 8, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

January 7, 2020  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

January 3, 2020  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Goodloves

January 3, 2020  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

The Goodloves – Emma Davis, Glenn Jones and Nancy Middleton – are a Pop/Rock/Folk Trio that play a mix of original music and eclectic covers…

The Old Well All Stars

January 2, 2020  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

The Old Well All Stars (Danny Gotham, Leslie Land and George Hindenach) are veterans of the NC Music scene. Their music is a distillation of every kind of American music…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 1, 2020  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

New Year’s Eve Tuesday Blues Jam

December 31, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Ring in the New Year with your people!  Come out and play, dance, eat. You know … where everybody knows your name.
Plus Triangle Blues Society will be announcing the winner…

Mysti Mayhem

December 29, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

December 27, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

CLOSED Christmas Day!

December 25, 2019  ·  All Day

Merry Christmas! We’re closed December 24 & 25 to spend the Christmas holiday with our family. We’re back tomorrow with The Bondsmen Reunion, followed by a weekend packed…

CLOSED Christmas Eve!

December 24, 2019  ·  All Day

We’re closed December 24 & 25 to spend the Christmas holiday with our family. We’re back tomorrow with The Bondsmen Reunion, followed by a weekend packed with the…

10th Annual NEWTONANNY

December 22, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Finally, this time we’re sure it really is the 10th Annual Newtonanny.

10 years ago the Newton family put together a Holiday program at the Blue Note in its…

Duke Street Dogs

December 20, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

December 18, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

December 17, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Bulltown Strutters Holiday Throwdown

December 15, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Durham’s New Orleans style Brass Roots Band mixes up a tasty gumbo of Holiday songs & Big Easy faves with jazzed-up lyrics & special guests. Comfort & Joy…

Duke Street Dogs

December 13, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Cosmic Country Band

December 12, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Cosmic Country Band is dedicated to keeping that spirit of 1970s Austin Cosmic Country alive. To that end, our set includes Progressive Country numbers, as well as classic C&amp…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

December 11, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

December 10, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

December 6, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Pinky Wyoming & Duke LaCrosse

December 5, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

The two! The only return!

The legendary Pinky Wyoming & Duke LaCrosse return to kick off their annual musical tour of musicianry. They hope to see their many, many fans…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

December 4, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

December 3, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

November 29, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Trot your turkey stuffed self in here and dance off some of that Thanksgiving Dinner!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Thanksgiving Day – CLOSED

November 28, 2019  ·  Thursday * All Day

We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will be back on Friday for lunch –  plus the Duke Street Dogs 6-8pm followed by Joe Bell & the Stinging Blades…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

November 27, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

November 26, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem

November 24, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

November 22, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Charlley Ward & Bull City Blues Band

November 22, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

The Bull City Blues Band have been North Carolina original modern piedmont blues artists since 1991. Charlley Ward and Daniel Anderson provide tandem lead and slide guitars and are the…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

November 20, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

November 19, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Lisa R & the Lucky Stars

November 17, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Lisa R and The Lucky Stars brings a blend of 1970s Austin-style Progressive Country and Pop Rock.  And the band bringing all this alt-country? Oh, my:  Lisa Rhodes…

Duke Street Dogs

November 15, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Fabulous Rehabaneros

November 15, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

We are so excited about playing the iconic Blue Note Grill in Durham!

Our local blues Mecca, if you’ve never been, you truly owe it to yourself to experience…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

November 13, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

November 12, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Ellerbee Creek Band

November 10, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

In 2009, five childhood friends from Durham, got together to reconnect and have a little fun playing the classic songs and singing the sweet harmonies that they grew up loving…

Ellerbee Creek Band

November 10, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

In 2009, five childhood friends from Durham, got together to reconnect and have a little fun playing the classic songs and singing the sweet harmonies that they grew up loving…

Duke Street Dogs

November 8, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

November 8, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will be performing monthly at Blue Note Grill throughout 2019…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

November 6, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

November 5, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

November 1, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

October 30, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

October 29, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem

October 27, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

October 25, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

October 23, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

October 22, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

October 18, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Free For All Friday: The Groovynators

October 18, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

TheGroovynators have been gigging around the Durham/Hillsborough NC area since 2011 bringing their infectious brand of classic rock, soul and r&b to the many of the local…

Nash Street Ramblers

October 17, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals –  inspired bluegrass steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance your heart out…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

October 16, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

October 15, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

October 11, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Carolina Lightnin’

October 10, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

October 9, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

October 8, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

TBS 1st Sunday Blues Jam: Guest Host Pork Pie Hat

October 6, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-8pm * NO Cover

Rolling around to 1st Sunday Blues again, so get kick the month off with a bang by playing, dancing, or just having a great time. Musicians from all over the…

Harmless Error

October 5, 2019  ·  Saturday * 8pm * NO Cover

Dance the night away with Harmless Error – playing classic and obscure rock and soul for the past 25 years -with special guest Tommy Hartley…

Duke Street Dogs

October 4, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Free For All Friday: Lisa R & the Lucky Stars

October 4, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Lisa R and The Lucky Stars brings a blend of 1970s Austin-style Progressive Country and Pop Rock.  And the band bringing all this alt-country? Oh, my:  Lisa Rhodes…

The Old Well All Stars

October 3, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

The Old Well All Stars (Danny Gotham, Leslie Land and George Hindenach) are veterans of the NC Music scene. Their music is a distillation of every kind of American music…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

October 2, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

October 1, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem

September 29, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

September 27, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Bark and Hart: Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley

September 26, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

Your two local favorite guitarists, Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley!

Jason Barker is a well-known guitarist and songwriter based in the Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill area.  He’s…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

September 25, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

September 24, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

David Quick’s Jazz Combo

September 22, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Join us for a laid-back Sunday afternoon with David Quick’s Jazz combo. Swing, bossa nova, love songs, the works! All classic stuff from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and…

Duke Street Dogs

September 20, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Carolina Lightnin’

September 19, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

September 18, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

September 17, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

September 13, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Nash Street Ramblers

September 12, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals –  inspired bluegrass steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance your heart out…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

September 11, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

September 10, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Atomic Rhythm All-Stars

September 8, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Hailing from the Triangle area of North Carolina, the Atomic Rhythm All-Stars is a 7 piece band dedicated to authentically recreating the sounds of the 1920’s and 30…

Duke Street Dogs

September 6, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

September 6, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will be performing monthly at Blue Note Grill throughout 2019…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

September 4, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

September 3, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

August 30, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

August 28, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

August 27, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem

August 25, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

August 23, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

August 21, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

August 20, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Luis Del Rio: ‘Migrante’ Album Release Show

August 18, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Luis Del Río is an Argentinian-American singer songwriter who lives in Durham, NC. He has recorded three bilingual albums: Not Mine, Del Río, and Migrante.  His original…

Duke Street Dogs

August 16, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Free For All Friday: The Groovynators

August 16, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

TheGroovynators have been gigging around the Durham/Hillsborough NC area since 2011 bringing their infectious brand of classic rock, soul and r&b to the many of the local…

Carolina Lightnin’

August 15, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

August 14, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

August 13, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Ann Arader

August 11, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

A unique & expressive voice, Ann performs her jazz & bluesy-styled classics along with rare gems by your favorite artists – Van Morrison, Joan Armatrading, Annie Lennox, Rickie Lee Jones…

Duke Street Dogs

August 9, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

August 7, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

August 6, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

August 2, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday, 6-8pm! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

August 2, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will be performing monthly at Blue Note Grill throughout 2019…

Me & David Burney with Charles Latham & Abby Sheriff

August 1, 2019  ·  Thurs * 7pm * No Cover

Rebecca Newton and David Burney doing that powerful duet thing they do with special guests Abby Sheriff (Rebecca’s daughter) and Charles Latham.

ME aka Rebecca Newton, has been labeled…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

July 31, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

July 30, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Mysti Mayhem

July 28, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

July 26, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Satchmo Babcock

July 25, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

These seasoned musical scholars bring audiences a heaping plate full of old school R&B, Blues, Soul, and Rock & Roll with a little country garnish on the side…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

July 24, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

July 23, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Bark and Hart: Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley

July 21, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Your two local favorite guitarists, Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley!

Jason Barker is a well-known guitarist and songwriter based in the Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill area.  He’s…

Duke Street Dogs

July 19, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

July 17, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

July 16, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

John Dee Holeman

July 14, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Don’t miss this special afternoon of Piedmont blues featuring the legendary John Dee Holeman.

Holeman is a Durham bluesman who has been awarded a National Heritage Fellowship (1988) by…

Duke Street Dogs

July 12, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

July 10, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

July 9, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Duke Street Dogs

July 5, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

4th of July with Lisa R & the Lucky Stars

July 4, 2019  ·  Thursday * 6-8pm * NO Cover

Spend your 4th of July with Lisa R and The Lucky Stars – Lisa Rhodes, Leslie Land, and Willie Painter – an alt-country band based in Durham, NC. Their music is…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

July 3, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

July 2, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Jazz Guitarist Randy Johnston

June 30, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Blue Note Grill welcomes back internationally renowned jazz guitarist, Randy Johnston.  Electric blues meets bebop with contemporary influences – an exciting convergence of sounds that has made Randy one of the…

Duke Street Dogs

June 28, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Cajammers Cajun & Zydeco Dance Party

June 27, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Cajammers return to the Blue Note Grill to deliver a hot mix of Cajun, Zydeco, Waltz, Swamp Pop, and other Louisiana-inspired tunes. Bring your dancing shoes!!

The Cajammers are…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

June 26, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam

June 25, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area!

We…

Doc Branch Band

June 23, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

The Doc Branch Band has a long history of family music-making. There has been a Terry family band of some sort as long as anyone in Bahama can remember…

Duke Street Dogs

June 21, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Mysti Mayhem

June 21, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * $5

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

The Phantom Playboys

June 20, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Phantom Playboys bring the sounds of Rock-a-billy and 50’s Rock-n-Roll with a splash of surf and flying jump-kick of raw energy!

With influences…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

June 19, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

June 18, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Watson, Runkle, Savage, Knight & Goldsmith

June 16, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * No Cover

Blue Grass, New Grass and Country…and that’s just the first 3 songs. This talent laden group will cover many genres…great entertainment is on the menu!

These guys…

Duke Street Dogs

June 14, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Goodloves

June 13, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

The Goodloves – Emma Davis, Glenn Jones and Nancy Middleton – are a Pop/Rock/Folk Trio that play a mix of original music and eclectic covers…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

June 12, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

June 11, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Blue Shirt: Rebecca Newton’s CD Release Party

June 9, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Nearly two years in the making, ‘Blue Shirt’ is Rebecca Newton’s first solo record in her 40+ year career as a North Carolina musician. Produced and engineered by 40…

Duke Street Dogs

June 7, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

June 7, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Wiley Fosters present the music of James Bond!

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

June 5, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

June 4, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

May 31, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

May 29, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

May 28, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Mysti Mayhem

May 26, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

The Swang Brothers

May 24, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * NO Cover

While The Duke Street Dogs are boogying down elsewhere, we asked The Swang Brothers to stop in.

The Swang Brothers play American music from the 50s and 60s, combining a…

Greg Hawks

May 23, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Greg is performing with Danny Kurtz from The Backsliders, Jay Brown of Tonk, Brad Porter of Wild Fur, and Nathan Golub of John Howie and the Rosewood Bluff.

His latest…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

May 22, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

May 21, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

School of Rock Chapel Hill: Showcase

May 19, 2019  ·  Sunday * 1-7:45pm * NO Cover

School of Rock Chapel Hill’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. From singing to drums to guitar, our Chapel Hill music instructors inspire…

Duke Street Dogs

May 17, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

May 15, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

May 14, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

May 10, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Doug Prescott Band

May 10, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

The Doug Prescott Band is an eight-piece Roots Rock ensemble from Chapel Hill, NC. The band plays original songs with influences from Little Feat to The Neville Brothers, and…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

May 8, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

May 7, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

TBS 1st Sunday Blues Jam: Guest Host Mysti Mayhem

May 5, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-8pm * NO Cover

It’s 1st Sunday Blues again, so get your musical “fix” by playing, dancing, or just having a great time. Musicians from all over the Triangle and beyond show up…

Duke Street Dogs

May 3, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

May 3, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to Durham and will be performing monthly at Blue Note Grill throughout 2019…

the bennys

May 2, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

NC music veterans, Rebecca Newton, Barry Gray, Wes Collins, FJ Ventre and Mike Babyak joined musical forces to create the folk/americana band “the bennys” in 2016.  Each are songwriters…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

April 30, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Mysti Mayhem

April 28, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

April 26, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Free For All Friday: The Groovynators

April 26, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

The Groovynators have been gigging around the Durham/Hillsborough NC area since 2011 bringing their infectious brand of rockin’ jazzy blues to the many of the local stages. Their mission…

Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton

April 25, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Kick off your shoes and dance, dance, dance! Expect plenty of boogie-woogie and jump blues when they draw tunes from traditional and gospel repertoires, as well as originals.

Bluesman…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

April 24, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

April 23, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Closed Easter Sunday

April 21, 2019  ·  Sunday * All Day

We’re closed today!  See you all on Tuesday…

Duke Street Dogs

April 19, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Cosmic Country Band / The Travellers

April 19, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Cosmic Country Band

We are dedicated to keeping the spirit of 1970s Austin Cosmic Country alive. To that end, our set includes Progressive and Classic country music including songs from…

Five Easy Pieces Unplugged

April 18, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

Five Easy Pieces presents a wide ranging mix of classic rock, ballads, blues and original compositions in a largely acoustic setting.  With four strong singers, the vocals are prominently featured…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

April 17, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

April 16, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Ellerbee Creek Band

April 14, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

In 2009, five childhood friends from Durham, got together to reconnect and have a little fun playing the classic songs and singing the sweet harmonies that they grew up loving…

Duke Street Dogs

April 12, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

April 12, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Wiley Fosters announce their 2019 residency at The Blue Note Grill!

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

April 10, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

April 9, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

April 5, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

the bennys

April 4, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The bennys are moving from first Wednesday to first Thursday in 2019!
NC music veterans, Rebecca Newton, Barry Gray, Wes Collins, FJ Ventre and Mike Babyak joined musical forces to…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

April 3, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

April 2, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Atomic Rhythm All-Stars

March 31, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Hailing from the Triangle area of North Carolina, the Atomic Rhythm All-Stars is a 7 piece band dedicated to authentically recreating the hot jazz sounds of the 1920’s…

Duke Street Dogs

March 29, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 27, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

March 26, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Mysti Mayhem

March 24, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

March 22, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Carolina Lightnin’

March 21, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 20, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

March 19, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

March 15, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Nash Street Ramblers

March 14, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals –  inspired bluegrass steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance your heart out…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 13, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

March 12, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

David Quick’s Jazz Combo

March 10, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Join us for an afternoon with David Quick’s Jazz combo. Swing, bossa nova, love songs, the works! All classic stuff from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and several others.

Come…

Duke Street Dogs

March 8, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

March 6, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Duke Street Dogs

March 1, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

March 1, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Wiley Fosters announce their 2019 residency at The Blue Note Grill!

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to…

Satchmo Babcock

February 28, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

These seasoned musical scholars bring audiences a heaping plate full of old school R&B, Blues, Soul, and Rock & Roll with a little country garnish on the side…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 27, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

February 26, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Mysti Mayhem

February 24, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

February 22, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Tommy Edwards, Heather Henry & Jason Beverly

February 21, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Joining Tommy Ewards will be Heather Henry & Jason Beverly!

Siler City native Tommy Edwards was raised in a musical family. His mom was a piano player and his father…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

February 19, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Tea Cup Gin

February 17, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * No Cover

The members of Tea Cup Gin share a passion for crafting original musical cocktails under the influence of an eclectic blend of early 20th century genres (deco era jazz standards…

Duke Street Dogs

February 15, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Good Juju

February 15, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Good Juju, the Return!

Tracy Wiebeck – guitar and vocals
Bill Bryan – guitar and vocals
Rob Lindberg – Bass and Vocals
Art Scaller – keys and vocals
Ed Mezynski – drums and vocals…

Nash Street Ramblers

February 14, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals –  inspired bluegrass steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance your heart out…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 13, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

February 12, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

February 8, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

the bennys

February 7, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The bennys are moving from first Wednesday to first Thursday in 2019!
NC music veterans, Rebecca Newton, Barry Gray, Wes Collins, FJ Ventre and Mike Babyak joined musical forces to…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

February 6, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic – Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam &amp…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

February 5, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

School of Rock Cary Tribute Concert

February 2, 2019  ·  Saturday * 12-4:30pm * NO Cover

School of Rock Cary presents an afternoon of EPICNESS with tribute concerts to The Beatles, Pink Floyd, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers!

12~12:40pm:  The Beatles (8-11…

Duke Street Dogs

February 1, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

February 1, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Wiley Fosters announce their 2019 residency at The Blue Note Grill!

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 30, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic has a new home at The Blue Note Grill in Durham.  Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

January 29, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Mysti Mayhem

January 27, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Duke Street Dogs

January 25, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 23, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic has a new home at The Blue Note Grill in Durham.  Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

January 22, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Doc Branch Band

January 20, 2019  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

The Doc Branch Band has a long history of family music-making. There has been a Terry family band of some sort as long as anyone in Bahama can remember…

Satchmo Babcock

January 18, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * NO Cover

 Filling in for the Duke Street Dogs tonight!

These seasoned musical scholars bring audiences a heaping plate full of old school R&B, Blues, Soul, and Rock & Roll…

Carolina Lightnin’

January 17, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 16, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic has a new home at The Blue Note Grill in Durham.  Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

January 15, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

January 11, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 9, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic has a new home at The Blue Note Grill in Durham.  Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

January 8, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Get on in here and be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the stage with other blues musicians shuffled by the one…

Duke Street Dogs

January 4, 2019  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

Every single Friday! The Duke Street Dogs have been kicking off our Friday afternoons almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old…

The Wiley Fosters: 2019 Residency

January 4, 2019  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

The Wiley Fosters announce their 2019 residency at The Blue Note Grill!

After a wildly successful 5-year residency at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough, The Wiley Fosters have moved to…

the bennys

January 3, 2019  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

The bennys are moving from first Wednesday to first Thursday in 2019!
NC music veterans, Rebecca Newton, Barry Gray, Wes Collins, FJ Ventre and Mike Babyak joined musical forces to…

Brett Chambers Open Mic

January 2, 2019  ·  Wednesday * 8-11pm * $5

Brett’s Open Mic has a new home at The Blue Note Grill in Durham.  Every Wednesday 8-11pm!

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was…

New Year’s Day Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

January 1, 2019  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Set the stage for 2019 with the first Tuesday Jam NIGHT of the year!  Be part of one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Share the…

Armand Lenchek, Danny Gotham and Carter Minor

December 30, 2018  ·  5-7pm/NO Cover

An acoustic afternoon with Armand Lenchek, Danny Gotham, and Carter Minor. Expect magic!
Touring and playing for many years, Armand brings years of experience and loads of talent to the…

Tad Walters Band

December 28, 2018  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Tad Walters is a blues musician from Raleigh, NC. He started his professional career at 17, and has played with many of the legends of the genre including Bob Margolin…

Duke Street Dogs

December 28, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Girls Night Out: Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton

December 26, 2018  ·  Wednesday * 7pm * NO Cover

Let this be YOUR Christmas Party with your BFF’s!

You deserve your own night, ladies, so bring your posse, sisters, office mates, etc and let loose! Kick off your…

CLOSED for Christmas!

December 25, 2018

We’re closed today to spend the Christmas holiday with our family. We’re back tomorrow with Girls Night Out with Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton…

David Quick’s Jazz Combo

December 23, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Join us for an afternoon with David Quick’s Jazz combo. Swing, bossa nova, love songs, the works! All classic stuff from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and several others.

Come…

Duke Street Dogs

December 21, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Cajammers Cajun & Zydeco Dance Party

December 21, 2018  ·  Friday * 9pm * NO Cover

Cajammers return to the Blue Note Grill to deliver a hot mix of Cajun, Zydeco, Waltz, Swamp Pop, and other Louisiana-inspired tunes. Bring your dancing shoes!!

Cajammers are a…

Carolina Lightnin’

December 20, 2018  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

9th Annual NEWTONANNY

December 19, 2018  ·  Wednesday * 7pm * NO Cover

Only the best Chrusmus progrum in the south! 1 million special guest musicians and the best dressed people in the Triangle.

In its 9th year at The Blue Note Grill…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

December 18, 2018  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Tuesday Jam NIGHT!  Don’t miss one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Get on in here and share the stage with other blues musicians expertly…

Bulltown Strutters Holiday Throwdown

December 16, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Durham’s New Orleans style Brass Roots Band mixes up a tasty gumbo of Holiday songs & Big Easy faves with jazzed-up lyrics & special guests. Comfort & Joy…

Duke Street Dogs

December 14, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Fat Bastard Blues Band

December 14, 2018  ·  Friday * 9pm * No Cover

Fat Bastard Blues Band was put together by Carl Wetter in the fall of 2009. A few weeks and two rehearsals later, the band played their first gig and won…

Pinky Wyoming & Duke LaCrosse

December 12, 2018  ·  Wednesday * 7-9pm * NO Cover

The two! The only return!

The legendary Pinky Wyoming & Duke LaCrosse return to kick off their annual musical tour of musicianry. They hope to see their many, many fans…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

December 11, 2018  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Tuesday Jam NIGHT!  Don’t miss one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Get on in here and share the stage with other blues musicians expertly…

Bull City Blues Band

December 9, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

The Bull City Blues Band have been North Carolina original modern piedmont blues artists since 1991. Charlley Ward and Daniel Anderson provide tandem lead and slide guitars and are the…

Duke Street Dogs

December 7, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Cosmic Country Band

December 6, 2018  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Cosmic Country Band: The Players

Leslie Land started playing piano at age 4 and was a founding member of Southern Culture on the Skids. She has played bass and sung…

Duke Street Dogs

November 30, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Triple Fret

November 29, 2018  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Triple Fret
Mike Babyak, E. Scott Warren, Mike Rosado, and a long list of great guest musicians.
Mike Babyak has been playing guitar in a variety of traditions and genres…

Girls Night Out: Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton

November 28, 2018  ·  Wednesday * 7pm * NO Cover

You deserve your own night, ladies, so bring your posse, besties, office mates, etc and let loose! Kick off your shoes and dance, dance, dance!

Bluesman Clark Stern has played…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

November 27, 2018  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Tuesday Jam NIGHT!  Don’t miss one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Get on in here and share the stage with other blues musicians expertly…

Brett Chambers / Checkerboard Suede

November 25, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Checkerboard Suede is a rock-infused blues ensemble founded by two NCCU Professors, Brett Chambers(Brett’ OpenMic), and Dr. John Prince(Singer/soungwriter/guitarist) based in  Durham. Checkerboard Suede grew…

Duke Street Dogs

November 23, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Copy of Thanksgiving Day – CLOSED

November 22, 2018  ·  Thursday * All Day

We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will be back on Friday for lunch –  plus the Duke Street Dogs 6-8pm followed by The Telecaster Masters: Will McFarlane, Rebecca…

Mysti Mayhem

November 21, 2018  ·  Wedneday * 7pm * NO Cover

Powerhouse vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist, with over a decade of seasoned performances throughout the United States and Europe. Mysti Mayhem was mentored by Bo Diddley and released her first major…

Tuesday Holiday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

November 20, 2018  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

It’s Tuesday Blues Jam NIGHT!  Work up an appetite for Thursday.

Don’t miss one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Get on in here…

Randy Johnston

November 18, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

Blue Note Grill welcomes back internationally renowned jazz guitarist, Randy Johnston.  Electric blues meets bebop with contemporary influences – an exciting convergence of sounds that has made Randy one of the…

Duke Street Dogs

November 16, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…

Carolina Lightnin’

November 15, 2018  ·  Thursday * 7pm * NO Cover

Carolina Lightnin’ is Tommy Edwards, Alice Zincone & Rick Lafleur performing a vast repertoire of traditional Bluegrass music, original songs, and also incorporating songs from other genres that have been…

Bark and Hart: Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley

November 14, 2018  ·  Wednesday * 7pm * NO Cover

Your two local favorite guitarists, Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley!

Jason Barker is a well-known guitarist and songwriter based in the Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill area.  He’s…

Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern

November 13, 2018  ·  Tuesday * 7:30pm * NO Cover

Tuesday Jam NIGHT!  Don’t miss one of the longest running open blues jams in the triangle.  Get on in here and share the stage with other blues musicians expertly…

Ellerbee Creek Band

November 11, 2018  ·  Sunday * 5-7pm * NO Cover

In 2009, five childhood friends from Durham, got together to reconnect and have a little fun playing the classic songs and singing the sweet harmonies that they grew up loving…

Duke Street Dogs

November 9, 2018  ·  Friday * 6-8pm * No Cover

The Duke Street Dogs have been hitting our Friday afternoon stage almost since we opened!

Referred to as a “populist” band, they play a mix of old and new, original…