Boston’s on The Beach, one of South Florida’s more popular bars and entertainment venues, on Oct. 4 will launch will launch its weekly Blue Tuesdays series with a star-studded salute to the legacy of Don Cohen, the legendary blues promoter and founder of the original Musicians Exchange. bostonsonthebeach.com/bluetuesdays.
Hosted by “Famous” Frank Ward, along with co-hosts Dar Lopez and Sylvia Reibel, the free music series in Delray Beach kicks off with The Don Cohen Reunion Show, a special tribute spotlighting his remarkable contributions to the South Florida music community. From jump blues to R&B and gospel, the evening will spotlight the smooth sounds of the finest blues artists from the Mississippi Delta to Memphis. Live performances by blues greats include Sheldon Voss, Motel Mel, Captain Reese, Joey Gilmore, Hi Hat Carter, Maurice Dukes, Delta Nick, The Allnighters, Jeff Prine, Richie & Tess Schmidt, Jerry Mascaro, Tim Kuchta, Jerry Crepeau, Stan Waldman, Graham Drout, John Wentzel, Ken Burkhart and Piano Bob Wilder.
Blue Tuesdays will also feature food and drink specials, including the boozy Nucklebuster Smash and Boston’s very own A1A IPA
Blue Tuesdays’ performances (no cover) on the Boston’s stage will be from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., every Tuesday evening.
Here’s a look at the schedule.
Blue Tuesdays’ 2016-2017 Schedule:
October 4: The Don Cohen Reunion Show
October 11: Katy and The Girls
October 18: Ghost Town Blues Band
October 25: Lisa Mann
November 1: Slam Allen
November 8: Sean Chambers
November 15: Karen Lovely with Ben Rice
November 22: “Famous” Frank Ward’s Birthday Bash with The Nucklebusters
November 29: Sauce Boss Bill Wharton
December 6: Jason Ricci and the Bad Kind
December 20: JP Soars Gypsy Blue Revue and The Red Hots
January 10: Albert Castiglia
January 17: Terry Hanck