“ Very friendly and encouraging.Leart so much in the first 10 minutes! thank you. ”
— John on Aug 16, 2015.
“ Great to meet so many incredible musicians and friendly people. ”
— Frank L. on Jul 26, 2015.
“ Well organized. Friendly group of people. ”
— Debbie B. on Jul 13, 2015.
“ Smaller turnout than usual, but we're getting into summer vacation time, so I'm not really surprised. ”
— Ron S. on Jun 14, 2015.
“ had a good time, will be back. ”
— Tim C. on May 17, 2015.
“ Seems like a good group, will come to the next one and play. ”
— Rick W. on Apr 26, 2015.
“ Have attended the last 2 Blues Jams, both were terrific, tons of talent, great music. There is a high musical energy from these folks. They really ENJOY playing music. (PS: the bacon cheeseburger and the fish sandwich are to die for). ”
— Jay on Apr 13, 2015.
“ All I can say is that I wish I had found it long ago. ”
— Bert M. on Jan 16, 2015.
“ From Kannapolis, Wingate, Fort Mill...all over the area. Thanks to everyone who participates. We have enjoyed some great music. Special thanks to STREETWISE MUSIC for providing the excellent sound system. Let's keep the ball rolling....talk about how much you have enjoyed THE CHARLOTTE BLUES JAM to your friends, fellow musicians, and fans. We want to provide an open forum for all talent levels, and a wide variety of blues themed music. Anyone with questions should contact Fred H. or Cindi H. the coordinators. We aim to be a great resource for those who love the blues! ”
— Fred H. on Aug 11, 2014.
“ Excellent event. I will be back and will be bringing reinforcements! ”
— Rick W. on Jun 8, 2014.
“ It was my first jam, and I look forward to attending future jam's... ”
— Tim H. on May 18, 2014.
“ Thanks Fred and Cindy for turning me on to this group. Been looking for other musicians who enjoying playing and talking about the blues and other types of music. Will see everyone at the next meeting! ”
— Steve H. on Apr 23, 2014.
“ So cool to get a mix of musicians on stage and see what's shakin'. ”
— Tom B. on Nov 11, 2013.
“ Fine folks who know how to make good music ”
— Greg R. on Aug 10, 2013.
“ I love the diversity of the JAMS ! ”
— Kathy M. on Jul 28, 2013.
“ Really appreciate all the hard work that the organizers do to make these jams happen! Great bunch of musicians out to have a fun time playing the blues. Great opportunity for anyone who loves music to get out and make new friends. ”
— Eric K. on Jul 15, 2013.
“ Getting better and better cant. Wait for the next ”
— Darren W. on Jul 15, 2013.
“ Fun ”
— Joe G. on Jun 24, 2013.
“ Me and my wife had great time last night listening you guys play at the fountain pub. I didn't bring my guitar to play, am still brushing up on some of licks and scales, but hopefully soon ill give it a try. Love Listening to this group though. Keep playing the blues!! ”
— Jonathan on May 27, 2013.
“ Really enjoyed it. Looking forward to the next time ”
— Rich S. on May 26, 2013.
“ Everyone I've met so far seems great. ”
— Nick on Mar 11, 2013.
“ Another great one!!!!!!!! What a great. All the bands were out standing. Sharon Decker and Hiking Group (Meetup) ”
— Sharon D. on Feb 25, 2013.
“ Very nervous at the time but every body was extremely laid back and excepting...Looking forward to the next meet up.. ”
— Bo K. on Feb 1, 2013.
“ Some of the best musicians around, it a natural ball....... ”
— Richard N. S. on Dec 13, 2012.
“ I'm always impressed by the amount of talent that shows up to jam! It's always a great time! See you all next year!! ”
— Pamela T. on Dec 13, 2012.
“ Excellent ”
— Amer S. on Dec 13, 2012.
“ The Charlotte Blues Jam is a lot of fun for the musicians who participate, and even those who enjoy watching. It is very well organized by Kevin, Jack, Paul, Rob, & Barry of the Horsefly Band, and the fact that we have this online interaction, makes it better. Most of the participants and organizers are very experienced, and also are very supportive of those who may be earlier in their musical efforts. ”
— Ken D. on Sep 13, 2012.
“ Love it, Love it, Love it!! ”
— Ernie on Aug 20, 2012.
“ Great jam. Keep up the great work put into this event. Been to many jams, this one is an example of How to run and put on a great blues jam ”
— David F. on Aug 20, 2012.
“ Is a very successful meetup group ”
— Juan on Jul 9, 2012.
“ Had great time tonight. Was made to feel comfortable, and the jam was well run and organized. I hope to be at the next one. ”
— kenny on Jun 10, 2012.
“ Fred and Cindi - wow I am blown away that your stepping down. THANKS for all of your commitment and dedicated hard work. It is appreciated!! ”
— Joe Rubino, drums and p. on May 21, 2012.
“ I think you all are a terrific group and hope I will be able to continue seeing you all perform around town. ”
— Randy H. on Apr 16, 2012.
“ I might benefit from organizing itself so that Cindy and Fred don't have to do everything. If they formed a management group of Board of directors I'd volunteer. I bet others would too. ”
— Steve C. on Mar 19, 2012.
“ I'm just a spectator, but appreciate the fact that this group exists. I'll be there to cheer you folks on when I can make it to the events. ”
— Matt on Feb 20, 2012.
“ This is a well organized event by two great people that go out of thier way to make this fun and successful. ”
— Tom W. on Jan 22, 2012.
“ Same as above ”
— JoeV on Jan 22, 2012.
“ I have ideas based on what has been done on the West Coast. Contact me at [masked] for further discussion. ”
— TR G. on Nov 15, 2011.
“ It is an encouragement for musician to play to observe. ”
— Sylvia G. A. on Sep 22, 2011.
“ I had a great time @ the June 12 jam. Thanks to Cindi & Fred for making it happen and to everyone for making me feel welcome. ”
— Ed T. on Jun 16, 2011.
“ I think it is just great and I am so glad I finally found the site so I could become a part of something so positive. I was so happy to meet so many like minded people and hope I get to know them all by name because they are special. ”
— Betty M. on Jun 13, 2011.
“ Like it this is going to be around for awhile...and will help get exposure ”
— Joseph V. on Jun 13, 2011.
“ Great folks and a great time. ”
— Paul M. on Feb 23, 2011.
“ Terrific and talented folks. I can't say enough good things about Cindi and Fred! ”
— Jack D. on Feb 23, 2011.
“ It's a great thing to do for any musician who just wants to play & have fun. This is the first time i did anything like this. I've always played in a band, or solo... the group of people and friendly and there's a variety of talent. ”
— william H. on Feb 21, 2011.
“ Great time!! ”
— Gerry H. on Feb 21, 2011.
“ Hoping to find a killer bass player for our latest project. ”
— Jamie D. on Jan 28, 2011.
“ A fun time either listening to or playing music with friends......come on out, life's short ! ”
— MLB on Dec 16, 2010.
“ We have many quality musicians and it is a great atmosphere and vibe to play together. ”
— Ed O. on Oct 14, 2010.
“ I liked it. The people were very friendly, no primadonna's in the group ”
— Carl T. on Oct 14, 2010.
“ I've met some super people so far, had a chance to play with some excellent players, and hooked up with a band through this group-what more could you want?!! Keep lovin' the blues! ”
— Kevin on Jul 19, 2010.
“ Great bunch of people who are musicians. I always leave feeling good! ”
— Jim P. on Jul 18, 2010.
“ Get to know some blues players around the area. We hope some bands will form out of these jams and we'll all have the experience of playing with a lot of musicians. ”
— Cindi H. on Jun 13, 2010.
“ If you like the Blues, a great group of people, great stage and venue, this Meetup up IS the place! ”
— John M. on May 17, 2010.
“ Because, bottom line, it's fun. ”
— Michael I. on May 17, 2010.
“ It is a good place to meet and just jam with different players. There is a good mix of all levels. The experienced players that stick around are all very nice and willing to share. A good number of beginners, and intermediate players. This makes for a friendly atmosphere that no one should feel intimidated in. ”
— Bryan P. on May 17, 2010.
“ Because sooner or later...we all have the blues! ”
— Joe C. on May 16, 2010.
“ I think this going to at fun time to be had by all,And I hope to learn new licks and new meet new people ”
— Don J. on Jan 11, 2010.