Artists: for booking go to the FAQ page for the avails calendar and details on making submissions

The CROOKED EYE BREWERY is at Jamey's House of Music, offering fresh, ice cold ales on tap!

Try all twelve thirst quenching brews. No cover charge at the bar!

Hard ciders and PA wines and spirits round out the offerings for your drinking pleasure.

COVID Statement: While we are now seating at full capacity, we have reduced our seating from 80 to 60 to provide more space per patron for increased safety. Full covid vaccinations are required (honor system) and once again, masks are required unless sitting and actively eating/drinking until the Delta variation is under control. In addition, Jamey's has implemented mitigation measures that greatly exceed CDC guidelines to help keep you safe and worry free.

It is a joy to be open once again, and to see our guests back for the JHOM TLC treatment! As always, the kitchen is open for dinner from 6 to 9:30 for ticket holders, and separate reservations are not needed. Online ticket sales close at 5pm day of show, but are available for walk-ups at the door. Tickets are not required for bar seating.

Our full HD stereo pay-per-view option is the perfect alternate way to experience the whole show as it happens if you are unable to attend in person.

Friday, September 24, 2021


“Katie Henry has one of the most expressive voices you'd ever want to hear, and the testifyin' material allows her voice and musicianship to lead the charge. This set takes the "High Road" to blues Nirvana! ”
- Don Crow, Nashville Blues Alliance

Concert - $15 online advance / $18 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


NJ born singer/songwriter and multi instrumentalist Katie Henry has been running nonstop in support of her IBMA and Blues Blast nominated debut album ‘High Road’ and she is not slowing down....

Saturday, September 25, 2021


London is a passionate interpreter of Rumi’s poetry, the great 13th century Sufi poet. He offers us a musical window into the ecstatic poems, which reveal and make tangible our connection with the self, humanity, nature and beyond.

Concert - $15 online advance / $18 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Michael London, vocals, guitar and composition Paul Butler, sax & clarinet John Marshall, percussion Larry Cohen, bass....

Thursday, September 30, 2021


"Guitarist Chambers achieves the distinctly American blues/soul/country/rock sound that
the Stones used to aspire to long ago." - Jerry Shriver, USA TODAY

Concert - $20 online advance / $25 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


2019 Blues Blast Music Award nomination - Best Rock Blues Album of the Year...

Friday, October 1, 2021


"This is the songwriting creativity that I admire... Like many Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and Tom Waits songs, these tunes can linger in your ears and follow you into bed where you will be looking up at the ceiling with your eyes closed in the dark, and the melodies still partying into your sleep."
- John Apice, No Depression



“You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll beg for more.”
- News and Observer Critic's Picks

Concert - $30 online advance / $36 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Aaron Nathans’ mission is to write songs about things no one else has written about before. Like a song about male bonding between a guy and his barber. Or the onslaught of the outside world upon a new parent. Surely somebody's written that song, right? Ok, find it....

Saturday, October 2, 2021


“You play like a motherfucker!” – Bernie Worrell (Funkadelic/Parliament)

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Benjamin Vo has been preaching his brand of blues in the land of Pennsylvania....

Friday, October 8, 2021


Young up and coming jazz players keeping the traditions alive

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Trombonist Michael Kaplan and Drummer Michael Mester have already begun to make their marks in the greater Philadelphia area as two creative jazz musicians at the ages of 23 and 21. ...

Saturday, October 9, 2021


Callahan’s voice has the spiked fervor of contemporary Susan Tedeschi, but it’s richer and smoother. Stylistically she’s picked up a lot from one of her earlier influences, Nina Simone – Simone’s squirming rhythms and hypnotic vocals reverberate in Callahan’s music.” “Deb Callahan is a shouter, a crooner, a soul-belter and above all a gifted lyrical interpreter. She could sing the phone book and make it sound good.”
– Living Blues Magazine

Concert - $30 online advance / $36 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Philadelphia’s blues and soul drenched vocalist and songwriter Deb Callahan grew up in the Boston area but has been a mainstay on the mid-Atlantic music scene since the late 90’s....

Thursday, October 14, 2021


"30 years in and this white gal with the blues can still deliver an acoustic performance that feels like it's filled with the spirit of teenaged Rory Block discovering Gary Davis. It's delivered with a voice that feels like it off loaded some of mature Maria Muldaur's sass all tempered with an innate knowledge of the importance of keeping it real."
- Midwest Record

Concert - $15 online advance / $18 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Kelly's Lot was formed in 1994 by Kelly Zirbes, a folk singer/songwriter with a heart for the blues....

Friday, October 15, 2021

Live CD Recording Session!

Acclaimed Bluesman Tom Craig invites you to be part of his all-star studded live CD and video recording session!

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Philadelphia native Tom Craig plays a special brand of Blues, Soul and R&B. Tom got his first guitar for his eleventh birthday. With 40 years of guitar playing, formal training as a jazz vocalist and his passion for the Blues, he gives you all the ingredients for a memorable live performance....

Saturday, October 16, 2021


" I really enjoyed this album. It’s the old blues which is exactly what I love. Seth has always been a soulful and rich Harmonica player with a nice tone. It’s a nice cd."
- Ronnie Earl

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


STEVIE AND THE BLUESCASTERS is a three-piece acoustic blues band from Philadelphia consisting of vocals, acoustic guitars, mandolin, National Steel and wood body Resonator, harmonica and percussion. They play unique arrangements of all kinds of blues: Old Country blues including Piedmont, Delta , and Texas Chicago blues, some old gospel, old country, and a pinch of R&B thrown into the mix. We also include a smattering of International "Blues - Mourna (Creole Portuguese from Cape Verde) Irish Sean Nos, Portuguese Fado and Ladino. ...

Saturday, October 23, 2021


"Philly’s pride and joy... the city’s best and best-loved blues band."
- Mary Armstrong, The City Paper

Concert - $30 online advance / $36 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


In 1985, five young, local musicians got together and began playing old blues songs in a rambling three-story house in Philadelphia....

Friday, October 29, 2021


Album release party for MEGUNTICOOK!




Performance - $15 online advance / $18 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


The Miners are an original alt country band based in Philadelphia, PA (yes, there are alt country bands in Philly)....

Saturday, October 30, 2021


"Born A Sinner" picked as one of the 2018 Picks of the Year out of 16,000 tunes on Blues Corner in the UK.
- Blues Corner in the UK

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


“Powerhouse vocals!!” “Soulful!!” “What Pipes!!” “WOW” are some of the descriptions people have used after hearing Judy sing!...

Friday, November 5, 2021


The new album, Solastalgia, was just released!

“I live my life in widening circles that reach out across the world.” - Rainer Maria Rilke

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Annie Sumi is a mixed-race, ethereal-folk artist from Canada. Her music is intimate and expansive, inviting the listener into a familiar otherworld. Inspired by the mirrored relationship between physical and emotional landscapes, Sumi’s music speaks of human experience through the language of the senses....

Saturday, November 6, 2021


One of our all-time favorite bands. Always a party.

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Hey y'all I'm Harmonica Slim and I'd love to share the ride with you!...

Friday, November 12, 2021


Blues-Rock Extraordinaire

Concert - $25 online advance / $30 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


David Coppa plays original Blues/Rock an is an extraordinary singer, songwriter and guitarist....

Saturday, November 13, 2021

The Projections Tour 2021

"Ladies and Gentlemen, the Blues Project!"

Concert - $40 online advance / $48 door
Kitchen - 6pm, Showtime - 8pm


Back in the good ol' days, adjectives such as "unique", "genuine", "influential", "innovative", "exciting", "dynamic", "incandescent," and "trail-blazing", were often used by peers and music critics to describe the sounds of the Blues Project, arguably the greatest relatively unsung American rock band of the swinging 60s....

Every Sunday!


featuring the Philly Blues Kings

No Cover Charge! 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Blues lovers and players have made Jamey's their home away from home, and know that this is the best place to come for some really good and inexpensive eats, ales on tap from Crooked Eye Brewery, fresh ground coffee and espresso, great music, and friendly people. The vibe is home-like and cool, and the sound is out of this world. Jamey's provides a full...

Every Thursday!


featuring the Dave Reiter Trio

No Cover Charge! 6:00 pm Kitchen - Jam 8:00 to 10:00 pm

Jamey's is proud to be the newest home base for the Philadelphia region's world class jazz community. We welcome players and lovers of all things jazz to come and hang your hat and enjoy an evening of outstanding live music, at no cover charge, in our cool and classy listening room and restaurant. We feature a full professional...


"BY FAR the best live music venue on the East Coast"

"...the coolest venue in the universe..."

"Best. Venue. Ever."

"We just bought a house in Lansdowne to be closer to Jamey's"

"Truly the very coolest venue for live music ANYWHERE"

The Lightyears: "Jamey’s House of Music is in our top 3 all time venues to play along side The 02 Arena & Marquee Club, London"

"We can't wait until you have your venue up and running again!! It's recognized as one of the top small venues in the region, if not in the entire country!!"
- Black Oak Artists

"Home. It's doesn't get any warmer than being in Jamey's House!"

"We've played every kind of venue imaginable on several world tours, and I have to tell you that this is probably the best venue we have ever played. It's simply brilliant. Thank you for everything done to perfection."

"What an amazing room! A friend asked me today what I thought of the room and without hesitation I said it was in the top five I’ve ever done. It was more than just the great sound, stage and set up. It was clear to me that there was such respect for the musician from the moment I walked in."

"Jamey Reilly couldn't possibly have created a finer oasis for musicians to perform. It's really a gem. SERIOUSLY! Everybody try and get a date there!!! (Just leave some room for us because we're definitely going back!!!)"

"Amazing! A hidden, intimate live music venue with impeccable sound. Sat at long tables next to total strangers and it felt like being with family. Delicious food (and great craft beer the night I was there). It’s rare to find a venue owner who cares this passionately about the music! Two big thumbs up."

"Last night we debuted at Jamey Reilly’s Jamey’s House of Music. Jamey has outdone himself. He has an incredible backline, and the sound, which he engineers is exquisite. Working with Jamey helps make performing seamless. He knows what he is doing and is an excellent communicator. He is also a musician, which helps a great deal (the man has ears). The food at this venue is incredible. The flavor-I can’t begin to find the words to express how excellent it is. If you have not been to Jamey’s House of Music, get down there, catch a show. Get there early and enjoy the amazing cuisine. It will blow your mind."

"This small room is by far the best sounding music venue I've ever experienced. It's a truly exceptional labor of love..."

"Not enough room here to tell you how fabulous this venue is—music, people, food, on-tap beer, and staff are all top drawer! Prices are fantastic! The photos are shrimp over grits and a fabulous vegan burger with vegan bacon!"

"THE place to Jam!!! Jamey is the man, the myth, the legend. Great equipment & exceptional drum set."

"Jamey's is the BEST. People who never heard of the band will show up to listen, because they KNOW Jamey books the official bands, has the great food, great sound, great atmosphere...and now great craft beer. WORLD CLASS JOINT, yo!"

"I tell everyone about Jamey and Jamey's House of Music. Everyone in Nashville knows about this place. I play some of the best rooms in the world, like the Bluebird, Douglas Corner, Third and Lindsley, places with great sound systems, and nothing beats the sound in this room. ...This is my favorite place to play in the whole world."

"The sound is absolutely perfect. I could hear every note of every instrument. Just incredible."

"Great pro sound, fantastic food, great beer and an owner that is a super nice human!!!"

"Congratulations to the incredible Jamey Reilly for spending this (COVID shutdown) time improving facilities at the already fabulous Jamey's House of Music, the best music venue in the Philadelphia area."

I'm a "venue snob" and this place is AWESOME ! Cozy, intimate, acoustically A+, comfy seating, bathroom is spotless, people are warm & friendly ... can't wait to return !

"... a dream performance space. Perfect acoustics, top quality production values, a visually lovely setting, and an overall aesthetic ambience that, like a tea ceremony, lifts every gesture to it's highest level. It's perfection, both for the audience and the performers."

"Intimate music venue with great artists. Offers several craft beers on tap— a full bar bar with Pennsylvania spirits and cider is soon to come. The excellent food and friendly service are an added delight. Highly recommend Jamey’s for an enjoyable evening of music and dinner at a reasonable price. Also very gluten friendly."

"And a special thanks to Jamey Reilly for his hospitality and for providing what is surely one of the greatest listening rooms in the country!"

"Totally going again soon! A++++++!!!"

"I can't even explain how delicious everything was."

"One word. ..incredible!"

"Awesome food..."

Jamey's House of Music Tee Shirts and Hoodies!
Top quality, black, all cotton Champion tagless shirts ($20) and hoodies ($40)
with 5 color silk screen

We happily accept cash, and these major charge cards

Livehouse, Restaurant and Bar
32 S. Lansdowne Ave. Lansdowne PA 19050
Call - 215.477.9985 • Fax - 215-879-1457
greg@jameyshouseofmusic.com for booking