Big Boy Blinky

Sunday - January, 30 @ 5:00pm

As the overall sound changed from acoustic American Folk towards amplified Alternative rock, Oliver Rhodes and the Oliver Rhodes Bandians thought it best to rebrand; The band Big Boy Binky (formerly the Oliver Rhodes band) was born! Expect to shuffle softly, tear up, chuckle quietly, and even smirk a bit, as you listen to Big Boy Binky’s all Original Music! Here is a link to Oliver Rhodes’ Debut album, Bit And Pieces (May, 2021):  Bits And Pieces - YouTube


Oliver Rhodes - Vocals, Guitar

Shamus Kilcline - Vocals, Bass Guitar

Sebastian Theriault - Drums

Jonah Schaffer - Lead Guitar

Upcoming Events

IRISH NIGHT at BLUE: Sean Heely & Beth Patterson 

Wednesday, May 18th

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Irish Session

Wednesday, May 18th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Layne’s Wine Gig

Thursday, May 19th

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

D. Gross

Thursday, May 19th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Mill Burners

Thursday, May 19th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Choro Louco

Friday, May 20th

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM


650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Mon: 5PM-11PM
Tues: 6PM-12AM
Wed: 5PM-12AM
Thurs: 5PM-12AM
Fri & Sat: 5PM-1AM
Sun: 4PM-10PM

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.