Ramblin' Dan Stevens

Friday - April, 12 @ 6:00pm

Ramblin' Dan Stevens performs a mix of traditional finger style blues, americana and originals and has entertained audiences  throughout the United States, Germany, UK, Canada and US Virgin Islands.  His unique style of "bottleneck" slide playing popularized by early Mississippi Delta bluesmen includes use of a homemade, three stringed "Cigar Box Guitar" and one stringed "Diddly Bow", both primitive blues instruments.  A finalist in the International Blues Challenge on Beale St. in Memphis TN and protege of the legendary folk and blues icon Dave Van Ronk, Dan has been lauded as a raconteur and for the authenticity of his approach.  Dave’s career has recently been highlighted by the release of the the Coen Brothers movie, “Inside Llewyn Davis”, set in the Greenwich Village scene in the sixties. Also, Dan plays regularly in the New York City Subway System in locations such as Times Square and Grand Central Terminal.

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Upcoming Events

Britt Connors and Bourbon Renewal

Saturday, February 29th

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Andrew Stern & Telescope

Saturday, February 29th

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

John Funkhouser Quartet

Saturday, February 29th

10:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Hambone

Tuesday, March 3rd

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

JAZZ SESH (open jazz jam)

Tuesday, March 3rd

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Happy Hour Music Series

Wednesday, March 4th

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

207-774-4111

650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Hours
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.