Wednesday - October, 12 @ 7:30pm

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Wednesday May 18 - Sean Heely & Beth Patterson 

Celtic Fiddle & Bouzouki
A magical evening of Scottish and Irish tunes/songs from Seán Heely & Beth Patterson.
Seán is a 2016 U.S National Scottish Fiddle Champion and award winning Scots Gaelic singer. Joining forces with bouzouki goddess and singer Beth Patterson, the duo brings together a vast repertoire of music which includes fiery reels and jigs, haunting slow airs, and brand new original compositions.

Song -
Jigs -

Wednesday May 25 - Session Night
Wednesday June 1 - Nick Apollonio & Amy Kercsmar
Wednesday June 8 - Laurel Martin. Kieran Jordan & Jim Prendergast
Wednesday June 15 - Yann Falquet & Keith Murphy
Wednesday June 22 - Colm Broderick & Patrick Finley
Wednesday June 29 - If There Weren't Any Women: Laura Fedderson, Natasha Sheehy & Anna Colliton
Wednesday July 6 - Ethan Setiawan & Louise Bichan

Wednesday July 13 - Georgia Beatty - Scandinavian tunes! 
Wednesday July 20 - Ben Krakauer (with Lillian Sawyer, Ethan Setiawan &Dan Klingsberg)
Wednesday July 27 - Off She Goes 
Wednesday August 3 - Elsie Gawler, Ethan Tischler & Willy Clemetson
Wednesday August 10-  Louise Bichan (with, Conor and Brandan Hearn * Ethan Setiawan)
Current plan is to take a break for the last 3 Wednesdays in August and enjoy summer! 
Booking now for Fall 2022!   Hey musicians! I've got  dates starting in September filling up right now. We are taking all kinds of music - anything directly or indirectly related to some kind of traditional music and we'd love to hear you on a Wednesday sometime. Get in touch with me at if you are interested. "Casual" performers welcome as well as seasoned pros.

Upcoming Events

The Marc Chillemi Quartet

Tuesday, August 16th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Tuesday, August 16th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Irish Night TICKETED SHOW: The Murphy Beds

Wednesday, August 17th

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Layne’s Wine Gig

Thursday, August 18th

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

D. Gross

Thursday, August 18th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Thursday, August 18th

9:00 PM - 11:00 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.