Straight-ahead jazz and vocals honoring the greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Frank Sinatra, Carmen McCrae and many more!
Star City Swag features Shawn Spencer on vocals, Tom Floyd on piano, Robert Vaughan on drums, and Jeff Hofmann on upright bass.
War Chile: Hendrix B-Day Tribute
Jimmy Hendrix Birthday Tribute!
Join us as War Chile tears through your favorite Hendrix tunes and some originals that will rock your socks off!
Lazy Man Dub Band
Local favorite, The Lazy Man Dub Band, has been laying down the jams all across the state and leaving in its wake an exploding fan base. Members include Wayne Shorter on drums, Adam Beason on guitar, Brad Taylor on bass, Justin Pinckney on saxophone, and Matt Leonard on percussion
Lazy Man relentlessly experiments with their sound, by bringing new and different arrangements to the table each night. No two Dub shows will leave you feeling the same. The Lazy Man Dub Band is bringing roots rock reggae to the masses, one party at a time.
These guys have played with Snarky Puppy, Sol Creech, & Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, and many many others.
Led by Jojo Stockton, Solacoustix brings the fun. Lead singer, Stuart Brown (aka "The Human Jukebox"), takes you on a musical journey from Kings of Leon to Bonnie Raitt, Journey, Otis Redding, Michael Jackson, and more. This high-octane show will keep you entertained with crazy-good mash-ups from start to finish.
Solacoustix also features David Miller on keys, and Chis Eural on drums.
Terry Brown Ascension Project
Terry Brown is a singer/entertainer that comes to the Roanoke Valley area from Wilmington, DE. Terry studied voice at Delaware State University and musical theater at the University of Delaware. He is currently the lead singer for “The Kings Band,” a featured singer with “Touch of Class Band” and the male lead vocalist for the “Sway Katz Big Band.” He is a student of various genre of music and has shared the stage with some of the finest musicians in the Valley and beyond.
The music is an eclectic blend of Jazz, Blues, and R&B. The feel is a combination of nostalgic Vegas and that of a modern Jazz Festival.
Terry will be joined by Brian Mesko on guitar, Jonah Kane-West on keys, and Jason Hoffheins on drums.
Ministers of Soul
Hoppie Vaughan leads The Ministers of Soul through some great tunes. Original tunes + Al Green, Bill Withers, Otis Redding, Curtis Mayfield & Much Much More!! You will thoroughly enjoy this show - Guaranteed!!!
Jon Spear Band
The Jon Spear Band can be adventurous in its musical tastes but never strays very far from its blues roots. Nominated by Blues Blast Magazine for the prestigious best Live Blues Recording of 2016 award, all three of the Jon Spear Band’s CDs have charted in the US, France, UK, Spain, and Australia and have been listed on the annual top 100 Roots Music Report Contemporary Blues Chart for the past two consecutive years. Based in Central Virginia, the band's members are Jon Spear (guitar and vocals), Andy Burdetsky (bass), John Stubblefield (drums) and Dara James (lead vocals, guitar, and harmonica).
Blue 5 Weekend Reservations:
On nights we offer music, Blue 5 offers two seatings for our guests:
1) An early seating for guests who do NOT wish to stay for the live entertainment.
2) A late seating for guests who want the option to stay for the live entertainment.
PLEASE NOTE: Early seating reservations have a 2-hour allotment before the seating
following their reservation, which allows plenty of time to enjoy dinner with us.