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COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF FREE JAMS AND OPEN MICS AROUND THE WORLD

Below are links to all the countries visited while JamTrotting. As more information is gathered, posts will be made accordingly. You can find JAM VIDEO’S on our YouTube channel under LINKS on the menu bar above!

→ Each Jam or Open Mic is categorized alphabetically by Country and City.  The City is listed below each Country with Jam Contact Info and a link to their Photo Gallery.

Please DIRECTLY CONTACT each establishment for Contact information, Jam Times and Directions!    The Music Business is ever changing…The Traveling Harmonica is not responsible for information that changes daily with each business listed. Please Contact Us by leaving a comment or send an email if you find the information listed has changed or would like to comment about the jam! Skype can be used to call on some of the phone numbers listed.  NOTE: only Local Numbers are listed > without country codes.

Periodically I come across other Jam sites and I will list them here or by country if they apply!

http://www.jazz-clubs-worldwide.com/
http://bradspurgeon.com/
http://visitbrussels.be/bitc/BE_en/content/9713/jam-sessions-in-brussels-a-safe-bet.do
http://www.openmic.eu/

http://www.localendar.com/public/Songmakers – Songmakers.org, a 60+ year music nonprofit with about 400 members across California, USA – Orange, LA, and Ventura counties.

 


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B A L I   INDONESIA

Sanur
Jazz Bar and Grille  ~  Pertokoan Sanur Raya, Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai, (0361 287892
https://www.facebook.com/Jazz-Bar-Grille-1498533027120587/?fref=ts
https://www.zomato.com/bali/jazz-bar-grille-sanur

Ubud ~ No photos available
The Laughing Buddha  ~  Jl. Monkey Forest Kedewatan, Kec. Gianyar, (0361)970928
http://laughingbuddhabali.com/
https://www.facebook.com/laughingbuddhabali/


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Itami City
The Stage – Jazz Cafe  ~  2-4-2 Itami, Itami-shi, Hyōgo-ken,  (072)777-3818
http://www.geocities.jp/stage_jazz/
https://www.facebook.com/Jazz.Up.Japan


S I N G A P O R E

I came across this informative Jam site with several Singapore Jams listed!
http://www.ayaschool.com/journal/music-2/jazz-blues-roots-music-jam-sessions-guide-singapore/

Singpore 
The Barber Shop by Timber  ~  1 Old Parliament Lane #01-03,  (65) 6336 3386
https://www.facebook.com/BarberShopByTimbre/
http://www.timbregroup.asia/


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C R O A T I A

Split
Jo Te Jo Caffe  ~  Nigerova ulica 20  
https://twitter.com/Tojetocaffe
https://www.facebook.com/tojetocaffe/

Kavana Ovcice  ~  Put Firula 2  (095) 817 6171
http://www.kavanaovcice.com
https://www.facebook.com/Kavana-Ovčice-651929101550890/

Zagreb
Hard Place  ~  Hrvatske bratske zajednice 4
http://www.hardplace.hr/
https://www.facebook.com/klubhardplace/timeline

Root 66  ~  Paromlinska cesta 47, 10000  (385) 1 6118 737
https://www.facebook.com/Route-66-Zagreb-118631904860851/?fref=ts
http://www.spottedbylocals.com/zagreb/route-66/


C Z E C H   R E P U B L I C

Website below has updated local listing for Czech
https://www.facebook.com/openmicnaprahu/timeline/
http://www.openmic.eu/index.php
http://www.cityspy247.info/index.php/tags/jam-session-gig

Prague
U Maleho Glenda  ~  Karmelitska 23  (420) 257-531-717
http://www.malyglen.cz/
https://www.facebook.com/U-Maleho-Glena-112414292141604/timeline/


E N G L A N D

Website below has updated local listing for England
http://findanopenmic.com/
http://www.lemonrock.com/?nogeoloc=1

Axminster
The Axminster Inn  ~  Silver Street  (44) 1297-34947
https://www.lemonrock.com/axminsterinnaxminster
https://goo.gl/f5C1C4

Colyford
The White Hart A3052 Colyford  01297 553201
http://www.whitehartcolyford.co.uk/

London – no photos available
The Swan  ~  66 Bayswater Rd  (20) 7262 5204
http://swanbayswater.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/TheSwanW2?fref=ts

Jazz After Dark  ~  9 Greek St  (20) 7734 0545
http://www.jazzafterdark.co.uk/


H U N G A R Y

Website below has updated local listing for Hungary
http://www.openmic.eu/

Budapest 
Szimpla Kertmozi  ~  Kazinczy Utca 14  (36) 20 261 86 69
http://www.szimpla.hu/

https://www.facebook.com/szimplakert


I T A L Y

Florence
Jazz Club  ~  Via Nuova de Caccini, 3  (055) 527-1815
https://www.facebook.com/jazzclubfirenze.it/?fref=ts

Livorno
La Bodeguita ~ Piazza dei comenicani 20 (346) 610-0832
https://www.facebook.com/la.livornese/

La Sentina  ~  Scali Delle Cantine 3 (320) 462-3136
https://www.facebook.com/La-Sentina-170455113129095/?fref=ts
https://www.facebook.com/la.sentina.10?fref=ts

Surfer Joe ~ Via Montebello 59  (348) 039-3713
https://www.facebook.com/surferjoemusic/?fref=ts
https://www.facebook.com/surferjoetikiroom/?fref=ts
http://www.suferjoe.

Montesilvano
Jammin Club  ~  Coso Umberto 1, no. 590  (366) 595-8188
https://www.facebook.com/Jammin-Club-506426869458839/?fref=ts
http://goo.gl/DRmCu1

Pescara
Mami Watu  ~  Via Delle Caserme 44  (377) 441-3267
https://www.facebook.com/MamiWata-130679656983570/?fref=ts
http://goo.gl/PF7lJi

Maze Electric Circle  ~  Via N. Sauro 9/11  (329) 667-8619
http://maze-pescara.blogspot.it/
http://goo.gl/zWzlg6

Orange Rock  ~  Via Nazaro Sauro 15  (339) 165-1143
http://www.setlist.fm/venue/orange-rock-cafe-pescara-italy-3d58da7.html

Pisa – no photos available
Il Girdino di Poppa  ~  Via Litoranea 34, Marina di Pisa  (050) 314-3450
https://www.facebook.com/ilgiardino.dipoppa

Trieste
Antico Spazzacamin  ~  Via Settefontane 66  (040) 945-169
http://www.anticospazzacamino.net/
https://goo.gl/O1HJQw

Padova
ZU-Bar  ~  C. so Garibaldi, 33  (049) 651 426
https://www.facebook.com/zu.bar.31?fref=ts
https://www.facebook.com/events/1739501536271083/


N E T H E R L A N D S

Amsterdam
Bourbon Street  ~  Leidsekruisstraat 6-8  (31) 20 623 3440
http://www.bourbonstreet.nl/
https://www.facebook.com/BourbonStreetAmsterdam/?fref=ts


S E R B I A

Website below has updated local listing for Serbia
http://www.cityspy247.info/index.php/tags/jam-session-gig

Novi Sad
Lazino Tele  ~ Laze Teleckog 16(381) 66 9606956
https://www.facebook.com/PubLazinoTele
https://www.youtube.com/user/LazinoTele


S L O V A K I A

Website below has updated local listing for Slovakia
http://www.openmic.eu/

Bratislava
The Flame  ~  Stefanikova 47  (421)-905-805-133
https://www.facebook.com/FlameMusicBar


T U R K E Y

Istanbul
Jam Sessions Turkey Jam often changes locations  (90)-533-520-8201
http://www.jamsessionsturkey.com/
https://www.facebook.com/jamsessionsturkey?fref=ts

 


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A R I Z O N A

Phoenix – Website below has updated local listings
http://bluesjams.rayrayblues.com/


C A L I F O R N I A

Clovis
Skyline Club Bar and Grill  ~  1419 Railroad Ave  (559) 323-3857
https://goo.gl/EyPW50
http://www.skylineclubbarandgrill.com

Morro Bay
The Fuel Doc  ~  900 Main St  (805) 772-8478
https://goo.gl/sZFwIs

Paso Robles
The Pour House Brew Pub  ~  525 Pine St  (805) 239-1000
http://pasobrewing.com

Pismo Beach
Shell Beach Café  ~  1351 Price Street  (805) 773-8300
http://www.shellcafepismo.com
https://www.facebook.com/shellcafer?fref=ts

San Jose – no photos available
Pour House Bistro  ~  91 S Autumn St  (408) 292-5837
http://www.poorhousebistro.com/events.html

San Francisco – no photos available
Cyprian’s Arc Folk Music Club  ~  2097 Turk Street  (510) 417-7162
http://www.sffmc.org/


NORTH CAROLINA

Wilmington
Rusty Nail ~  1310 S 5th Ave  (910) 251-1888
https://www.facebook.com/RustyNailWilmington


OREGON 

Website below has updated local listings for Southern Oregon
https://www.facebook.com/groups/253570324819961/?pnref=lhc

Central Point
Touvelle Lodge  ~  9367 Table Rock Rd  (541) 826-4855
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Touvelle-Lodge/316447847194

Jacksonville
J Ville Tavern  ~ 125 W. California St.  (541)899-1170
http://jacksonvilleoregon.com/directory/jville-tavern
https://www.facebook.com/jvilletavern/?rf=760930240691357

Medford
Howiee’s on Front  ~  16 N Front St  (541) 773-5767
http://howiees.com/
https://www.facebook.com/howieesonfront?fref=ts

Portland – Website below has updated local listings
http://www.openmicportland.com/p/aboutus.html

Area 52  ~  6912 SE 52nd Ave  (971) 302-7084
https://www.facebook.com/area52pdx

Blue Diamond  ~  2016 NE Sandy Blvd  (503) 230-9590
http://www.bluediamondpdx.net
https://goo.gl/sDziHi

Clyde’s Prime Rib Restaurant5474 NE Sandy Blvd  (503)281-9200
http://www.clydesprimerib.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Clydes-Prime-Rib-Restaurant-Bar-116283021733041/?fref=ts

Duffs Garage Bar and Grill  ~  2530 NE 82nd Ave (503) 234-2337
http://www.duffsgarage.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Duffs-Garage/125496344141848

MontaVilla Station  ~  417 SE 80th Ave (503) 252-3240
http://www.yelp.com/biz/montavilla-station-portland
https://www.facebook.com/Montavilla-Station-115192565215509/

Talent
Little Brown Jug  ~  104 S Pacific Hwy  (541) 535-3447
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Little-Brown-Jug/114156645283057


WASHINGTON  – info to follow

Vancouver
Cascade Bar & Grill  ~

The Springs  ~

 

2 Comments

  1. Doug Doug
    July 22, 2015    

    Nice Site!! Keep up the good work and the travels!!

    • July 22, 2015    

      Thank you…and I plan too! My next journey is a whopper, as a FEATURED ARTIST for Lee Oskar Harmonica’s and traveling as far as I can!

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