Upcoming Shows at BB King Blues Club - Jerry Lee Lewis (2/27), Rockers on Broadway Haiti Benefit (3/1), Jay and the Americans (3/5)February 18, 2010 - by City Guide News Desk
A throwback to the fabled days of New York nightclubs, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill features top-caliber music stars and an American Continental menu with a Southern flair. The Showcase Room has video screens and state-of-the-art sound, table seating, a bar where you can snack and listen, and a dance floor.
On February 27th, legendary rock and roller Jerry Lee Lewis ("Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" and "Great Balls of Fire") will perform. Doors at 6pm, show at 8pm. For tickets and more information, click here.
On March 1st, they will be hosting the benefit Rockers on Broadway - Rocks to Rebuild! For Haiti's Children. Scheduled to appear are Tony Award winner Alice Ripley, Tony nominees Constantine Maroulis and Bobby Spencer, plus members of the casts of Jersey Boys, Billy Elliot, Rock of Ages and West Side Story. Rockers include Grammy winner Larry Gatlin, Rock Hall member Gene Cornish (The Rascals), The Guitar Club for Men and singer/songwriter Kate Taylor. Special guests include Sopranos star Vinny Pastore. Doors at 6:30pm, show at 8pm. For tickets and more information, click here.
On March 5th, Jay and the Americans will take the stage. One of the greatest American vocal groups of all time, they're known for hits such as "She Cried," "Come a Little Closer," "This Magic Moment," and "Some Enchanted Evening." Door at 6pm, show at 8pm. For tickets and more information, click here.
Lucille’s Grill (named after B.B.’s famed guitar), located next door, features the full menu and free live music every night at 8pm. Visit www.bbkingblues.com for a list of upcoming shows at both venues. 237 W. 42nd St. btw. Seventh & Eighth Aves., 212-997-4144.