Thursday, September 27, 2007

Vykki Vox Hits The Sunday Blues Party

Parker Wheeler's Blues Party brings Vykki Vox back to the stage this Sunday. A well-known dynamo whose band performs in many venues, Vox is very active in CSN (Chick Singer Night) and, in fact, is the Director of the Boston CSN. Joining Vox & Wheeler on the Sunday Blues Stage will be Ken Clark of KCOT fame, Amadee Castenell, Erik Ringstad & Steve Bankuti - $5 cover.

This Weekend - Downstairs at The Grog

Tonight, John Eddie returns to The Grog. This special evening will start at 9pm with doors opening at 8pm. JTstriker, a popular New Hampshire performer will open for Eddie. It's about time you found out "Who The Hell Is John Eddie?" - $20 cover.

Tomorrow night, Not Broken returns for a great night of pop rock. This 4-piece band from the Methuen-Haverhill area has packed our Downstairs in their previous visits - $5 cover.

On Saturday night, Joppa Flatts hits the stage and the Downstairs will be jumping. Playing a mix of blues, rock & pop, this local band heats up a Saturday night $5 cover.

Thursday, September 13, 2007

2007 Readers' Choice Winner - Live Music Venue

Just In...we have heard from NorthShore Magazine that the 2007 Readers' Choice Winner for Arts & Leisure - Live Music Venue is our very own Grog. For the best music north of anywhere, it looks like we're still the place

Michael Pickett Returns to the Sunday Blues Party

This Sunday, Michael Pickett rejoins Parker Wheeler & Friends for another great night of jams.

One of Canada's premier blues performers and multiple Canadian Music Award winner, Pickett returns to our Sunday stage performing selections from his Blues Album of the Year "Blues Money". He will be joined by guitarist Chris "Stovall" Brown and saxophonist Amadee Castenell and, of course, Parker. Show starts at 7pm - $7 cover.

This Weekend - Downstairs at The Grog

Tonight, Third Stone arrives for their first showing at The Grog. Show starts at 8pm - $5 cover.

Tomorrow night, Chris Fitz and his band arrive for another great night of rockin' blues. Fitz won the 2006 Blues Audience Magazine Reader's Poll Awards for "Outstanding Guitar Player" and has always brought the blues-faithful out for his performances at The Grog. Show starts at 9pm -$5 cover.

Saturday, the Chad Verbeck Band opens for Hot Day at the Zoo. It's going to be a funky night - don't miss it. Show starts at 9pm - $5 cover.

Newburyport Cocktail Competition

This coming Sunday, September 16th, Newburyport's first Cocktail Competition will take place. An adventurous group of participants will tour the best watering spots of Newburyport - tasting new concoctions and, finally, voting for the best new cocktail. Find more information on the event. We've been mixing and testing (tough job, but someones got to do it) and we'll be looking for your vote!

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

John Eddie Returns on September 27th

John Eddie was a sell-out in August. He will return on Thursday, September 27th at 9pm with doors opening at 8pm. Tickets are $20.00 and are available on-line (with an additional handling charge) or at the restaurant. Ticket purchase information.

For more information on John Eddie, check out his website.

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