Saturday - May, 05 @ 8:00pm

Sojoy is packed with some of the most talented players and improvisors on the Seacoast scene.

Jonny Peiffer is also the founder and a principal member of the Afro-beat orchestra Shango. He is musical director for such projects as Desert Island Live! which brings full studio albums to the live stage. He is an active member of the abstract expressionist art and music collaborative In Ears 'N' Eyes. He is also the cook behind Wise Belly.

Zach Lange can be found playing with the Soggy Po Boys, Mother Superior and Sliding Royals, and Shango, among other groups.

Claude Fried can also be found playing with the Soggy Po Boys, among other projects.

Matt Langley is a founding member of the improv funk and groove band Color, he is in many of Matt Jenson's groups like Combo Sabroso, leads his own groups like Sound Playground, and is co-founder of In Ears 'N' Eyes, among many other things. He can also be found playing in Mother Superior and the Sliding Royals, and Shango.

Eric Klaxton can be found playing in groups like the Soggy Po Boys and Shango, among others.

Nick Mainella also performs in Our Big Band (lead by Chris Klaxton) as well as creating his own infectious beats as a DJ.

Scott Kiefner is a young and in demand sideman on the scene. Everyone wants him and we're glad to have him.

Upcoming Events

Russ Mason & Paddy Kilrain

Tuesday, October 4th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Tuesday, October 4th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM


Wednesday, October 5th

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Irish Session

Wednesday, October 5th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Maine Middle Eastern Ensemble

Thursday, October 6th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Darlin’ Corey

Friday, October 7th

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.