Who Can Join JSJBF?

JSJBF is open to anyone interested in supporting Jazz and Blues!

There are different types of membership levels, all memberships come with a Subscription to our quarterly newsletter Jazz & Blues Notes as well as other membership benefits.


JSJBF is a Proud Member of The Blues Foundation

Featured Band

Gina Fox Band

Gina Fox Band, JSJBF Member since 2006.

Band URL

Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation

JAMS ... Reckless Steamy ... The Festival ... Summer Series

Reckless Steamy Friday Nights

Sharon Lasher & the Flashers
Featuring Eric Greene

Friday, March 31th, 2017 ~ 8:30 - 10:30 pm

I sing with a variety of talented musicians in duos and trios
for all occasions. Standards, blues, pop, rock and soul.
Bonnie Raitt to Bobby Darin and back again : ))

The Woman's Club Red Bank at the Reckless Estate
164 Broad St., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~ MAP

$10 Suggested Donation ~ See the Event Page

Thanks to Adam Najemian for last time!

People's Choice Award, Again!




Honored for the Fifth Time since 2009!

JSJBF is thrilled to announce that it has been named "Favorite FAVORITE MUSIC FESTIVAL" in the 2017 JerseyArts.com People's Choice Awards. Presented by Discover Jersey Arts, a program of the ArtPride New Jersey Foundation and New Jersey State Council on the Arts, the annual Awards highlight the work of New Jersey's vital and diverse arts community.

Congrats to all of our #NJarts friends honored in the @JerseyArts People's Choice Awards. Check out the winners at JerseyArts.com/PeoplesChoice.


Special Benefit


Band together for Veterans

Sunday, April 9th  2017 ~ 2 pm 'til 10 pm

music starts at about noon

Bar Anticipation, 703-5 16th Ave, Lake Como, NJ ~ map

The local Blues community is banding together to raise funds for Veterans struggling with financial, medical, or mental health problems.

There will be a cover charge at the door

This event supports the Brennan Stands Alone Foundation
and other local veteran organizations

Brookdale Guitar Show

palette Brookdale Guitar Show 2017

Sunday, April 30, 2017 10a - 5p

Brookdale College Recreation and Events Center (Map).

The Brookdale Guitar Show returns this year on April 30, 2017! We are back this year on Brookdale's centrally located Lincroft campus in the beautiful Brookdale Recreation and Events Center. This venue move will allow us to house all of our vendors in the same room with music, food and clinics just outside. The location of the BREC, along with an easy load in/out for vendors, will make this move worth the wait!


OPEN JAM SESSIONS! All musicians welcome.

JSJBF members participate in these local jams!

Bob DelRosso's Jam ~ Alternate Thursays

General Saloon

1194 Englishtown Rd.. Old Bridge, NJ 08857

(732) 416-8628

Bob was JSJBF's selection to the IBC! Rocking Guitar!

Dean Shot ~ The Eric T Knox Wed Night "Blues Party" ~ 8-12 pm 

The Robins Nest

 3103 Tremely Point Rd., Linden, NJ

Not Your Typical Blues Jam...its a BLUES PARTY!!....Some of the tri-state areas hottest come out to get down with Dean Shot! Full Bands are welcome....recommended that you come early...this party gets full quick, seating is at a premium and the list gets full!

Chuck Lambert's Jam ~ Thursday Nights from 8-12pm

The Blue Moon

114 S Broadway St, South Amboy, NJ

JSJBF Summer Series 2016


Come out to the Music in 2016!

Thanks to all who came out this summer!

Weekly Concerts Every Thursday Night in Long Branch

Weekly Concerts Every Thursday Night in Keyport

Weekly Concerts Every Sunday Night in Long Branch

Bi- weekly Concerts Tuesday Nights in Middletown

JSJBF Festival 2016


Thanks to all who came out, three great days!

Point Pleasant Boro Jazz and Blues Fest - June 18

Asbury Park Blues and Brews Festival - July 23

Long Branch Jazz and Blues - August 27

Go to the Festival Website

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