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JSJBF is open to anyone interested in supporting Jazz and Blues!

There are different types of membership levels, all memberships come with a Subscription to our quarterly newsletter Jazz & Blues Notes as well as other membership benefits.

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JSJBF is a Proud Member of The Blues Foundation

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Yes, JSJBF
does it again!

Thank you to all the supporters of the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation who voted for the 2013 Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival as the Favorite Music Festival for 2013 at Jersey Arts. JSJBF appreciates your support and looks forward to bringing you another exciting Festival series in 2014!

Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation

JAMS ... Reckless Steamy ... The Festival ... Summer Series

Reckless Steamy Friday Nights

Moose Boles

Mike Barris and Friends

Friday, Jan. 29th, 2016, 8.30 pm til 11 pm.

Start off the new year right!

In their 15th appearance at the Woman's Club in the historic Anthony Reckless Estate, the band, featuring Barris on rhythm guitar, vocalist Jennifer Jordan, lead guitarist Doug Clarke and trumpeter Tom Bender will salute Satchmo, Django and Bessie and other greats of jazz.

The Woman's Club Red Bank at the Reckless Estate
164 Broad St., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~ MAP

$10 Suggested Donation ~ See the Event Page

Thanks to Goldenseal with the Golden Horns for last time!

Reckless Steamy Friday Nights

Moose Boles

Poppa John "Bug" & the Jam Band

Friday, Feb. 26th, 2016, 8.30 pm til 11 pm.

Eleven years ago John decided to change his direction and go back to his roots, playing music, writing songs and just living again. Poppa teamed up with his New Jersey friends and are known as "The Jam Band", they are currently working in the Studio and Showcase circuit.

The Woman's Club Red Bank at the Reckless Estate
164 Broad St., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~ MAP

$10 Suggested Donation ~ See the Event Page

Thanks to Mike Barris and Friends for last time!

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Please Vote for the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival as BEST FESTIVAL

 

Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival Nominated in JerseyArts.com People's Choice Awards! We're proud to announce the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival has once again been nominated for "Favorite Music Festival" in the JerseyArts.com People's Choice Awards!

Public voting is now open at JerseyArts.com/vote, so please cast your vote and help us spread the word! The Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival and the other contenders in the 2016 People's Choice Awards were nominated by peers through the Jersey Arts Marketers network, which is made up of hundreds of nonprofit arts groups across the state.

Now, 10 arts districts and 100 organizations- the greatest number of nominees the Awards has received since its creation in 2008- will compete in 16 categories. Public voting will run through February 11, 2016. The winners will be announced and honored in early March at the New Jersey Conference on Tourism in Atlantic City.

Vote for the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Festival under the "Music Festival" category HERE. Music Festivals are listed on the second page of nominations.... so click NEXT at the bottom of the first page! Thank you for you continued support!

VOTE Here!

 

OPEN JAM SESSIONS! All musicians welcome.

JSJBF members participate in these local jams!

Gary Cavico's Jam ~ Every Tuesday 6:30-11 pm

Spring Meadow Inn
4185 Atlantic Avenue, Farmingdale NJ   07727

The list goes out at 6:30pm while the House Band STONE BLUE plays a rehearsal set till 7:30pm when the Jam starts and goes till 11pm
(1) You must REALLY know what straight ahead blues is...
(1) This is Not Karaoke, It is a true blues jam for Blues players..

Dean Shot ~ The Eric T Knox Wed Night "Blues Party" ~ 8-12 pm 

The Robins Nest

 3103 Tremely Point Rd., Linden, NJ

Not Your Typical Blues Jam...its a BLUES PARTY!!....Some of the tri-state areas hottest come out to get down with Dean Shot! Full Bands are welcome....recommended that you come early...this party gets full quick, seating is at a premium and the list gets full!

Bob DelRosso's Jam ~ Every Thursday night from 8-12pm.

General Saloon

1194 Englishtown Rd, Old Bridge, NJ

Chuck Lambert's Jam ~ Thursday Nights from 8-12pm

The Blue Moon

114 S Broadway St, South Amboy, NJ

JSJBF Festival 2015-6

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"The Festivals are over,
The folks are all heading into fall..."

Yes, We're getting ready for Summer 2016, stay tuned!

Thanks to all the attendees, musicians, sponsors and volunteers who made for a blues-filled summmer at our free festivals.

Point Pleasant Boro Jazz and Blues Fest

Asbury Park Blues and Brews Festival

Long Branch Jazz and Blues

Go to the Festival Website

JSJBF Summer Series 2015 = coming back in 2016

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Thanks for those who attended!

Love to see you there, especially those who DANCE!

Weekly Concerts Every Thursday Night in Long Branch

Weekly Concerts Every Thursday Night in Keyport

Weekly Concerts Every Sunday Night in Long Branch

And some Concerts on Tuesdays Night in Middletown

You can view our past events here: 2009 ~ 2010 ~ 2011 ~ 2012 ~ 2013 ~ 2014 ~ 2015

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