Thursday, May 22, 2014

Memorial Weekend at Bethesda Blues & Jazz

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy visits Bethesda Blues & Jazz, May 24th

From our friends at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club...

Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club Announces an Evening of Energy, Big Band Sound As It Welcomes Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to Its' Stage

Bethesda’s Renowned Blues & Jazz Supper Club Excited to Host the CA-Based Contemporary Swing Band for an Evening of Dancing and Modern Take on Big Band Era Style

Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club (Bethesda Blues and Jazz), an inviting entertainment venue that hosts amazing musical performances and provides fine dining experiences as well as private and corporate events, announces today that it will host California-based contemporary swing revival band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 8:30 PM. The doors will open at 6:00 PM, and admission is $30.

About the Event: 
Bethesda Blues and Jazz will bring Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s legendary swing sounds to its local audience, the dance floor will be open as fans will be unable to stop themselves from shaking and moving to the band’s famous and much-lauded grooves.

About the Band: 
Based in Southern California, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy marked its 20th anniversary on the music scene in 2013. The high-energy, nine-piece ensemble is famous for reminding the world that swing and the big band style are cool, and have a strong place in the modern cultural scene.

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy will perform selections from their latest album, Rattle Them Bones, the follow-up to their critically-acclaimed 2009 release, How Big Can You Get?

“We are ecstatic to welcome Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to the stage (and dance floor) at Bethesda Blues and Jazz,” owner Rick Brown says. “We are thrilled to bring such a dynamic, energetic ensemble to our venue, and promise an evening full of fun, big band sound, and swing dancing audience members will never forget!”

Bethesda Blues & Jazz provides the ideal performance environment of elegance and intimacy. With 300 dining seats, an additional 200 performance seats and a 40 foot bar and lounge area, as well as an eclectic mix of talented performers, Bethesda Blues & Jazz can host any size of event and any type of event to suit its audience’s wide range of artistic pallets. Additionally, Bethesda Blues & Jazz has a variety of menu options that cater to any meal throughout the day. This sophisticated and well-designed setting creates the perfect atmosphere for a night of astounding performances and fine dining.

Bethesda Blues & Jazz is located at 7719 Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda Maryland. The Cheltenham parking garage located in the same building as the Bethesda Blues & Jazz is the best place to secure parking for the venue. Rates for the garage are .80 cents an hour and payments are required from 7A-10P Monday through Friday. To enter Bethesda Blues & Jazz from the garage, take the elevator to the Whitney Lobby, which is directly adjacent to the club.

Ticket prices for events at Bethesda Blues & Jazz range anywhere from $10 to $200 per ticket, depending on event. Tickets can be purchased online at

About Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club:
Built in 1938, the Bethesda Theatre opened as one of the era’s Art Deco cinema palaces. In 2013, after significant renovations, the Theatre reopened as the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, under the ownership of Rick Brown. Located in the heart of Bethesda, Maryland, Bethesda Blues and Jazz delivers an intimate, elegant, and acoustically superb setting, where guests can dance, enjoy music, drinks, dinner, and a variety of live entertainment. Host to corporate, community and private events including bar mitzvahs, Bethesda Blues and Jazz provides guests with a variety of options to ensure their event is tailored to their needs and creates a memorable experience.

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