Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation

The Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation (JSJBF) is open to anyone interested in supporting Jazz and Blues! The foundation has a mission to “To preserve, promote, and perpetuate jazz, blues, and other indigenous music forms here in New Jersey“. We typically host live music fundraising events throughout the year – things are a bit different due to COVID-19.

The New Brunswick Jazz Project

The New Brunswick Jazz Project

JSJBFDecember 20, 20203 min read

Pandemic restrictions got you down? As humans, we all share a common consciousness after all, and music is one thing that brings us together. So if you’re a self-proclaimed bluesman or blues woman and think you don’t like jazz –…

Blues Trivia On Line

Blues Trivia On Line

JSJBFDecember 16, 20201 min read

Looking for something to do during those long lonesome nights of “no giging”? Try this trivia game made especially for people like us who love blues and jazz. It is a game of trivia, with multiple-choice questions Challenge your friends…

Annual Guitar Raffle

Annual Guitar Raffle

JSJBFDecember 6, 20202 min read

The JSJBF Guitar Raffle Drawing was LIVE and on Facebook LIVE for the Gretsch Crestline guitar. We also announced our Volunteer of the Year. The annual Guitar Raffle Drawing held on December 6th. WINNER! Raffle Winner Under normal circumstances, we…

Blue Collar Blues Night

Blue Collar Blues Night

JSJBFDecember 4, 20203 min read

Photos from the December 4th Blue Collar Blues Night at the Chubby Pickle, a J v Archer Entertainment joint, with The Incinerators and The 3rd Degree. Live Blues at the Chubby Pickle HOSTED BY: The Incinerators FEATURING: The 3rd Degree…

The Mark La Rochelle Youth Open Mic Lives On

JSJBFDecember 1, 20204 min read

Just like the spirit of its namesake, The Mark LaRochelle Youth Open Mic will live on! Mark LaRochelle The Mark LaRochelle Youth Open Mic Presented by the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation was started in the Summer of 2016…

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MEMBERSHIP: Bands can become members and perform at events. All are welcome to join one of the membership levels, sponsor an event, or attend one of the many jazz and blues performances. Find out more about joining or renewing your JSJBF MEMBERSHIP.

Monthly Live Music Events by JSJBF

Reckless Steamy Nights

Monthly jazz & blues concert series in Red Bank…more

Mark LaRochelle Youth Open Mic in Red Bank…more

Annual Live Music Events by JSJBF

The Red Bank Jazz & Blues Foundation presents a number of annual live music events keep an eye out for them in our calendar.

JSJBF Guitar Raffle

Community Outreach

Need a local jazz or blues band for an event? JSJBF offers a Jazz and Blues Community Outreach Program.