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Address: Soi 6, Changklan Rd | Kalare Night Bazaar, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Great place!

As others has also mentioned, this isn't a strict "blues only" kinda place, but its nonetheless one of the greatest musical nights of my life. It's not that easy to find, but if... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Kristiansand, Norway
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Kristiansand, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

As others has also mentioned, this isn't a strict "blues only" kinda place, but its nonetheless one of the greatest musical nights of my life. It's not that easy to find, but if you go to Kalare night bazaar and ask around, then you'll surely find it. In the last two nights me and my girlfriend has spent a total... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Great blues in an unlikely setting, the three man band did one of the best versions of Fleetwood Mac I have heard. Cheap beer and a great atmosphere. No food and no frills. No fun for younger people. Very hard to find, we had to ask the local stall owners. Mainly tourists but a great evening out if you like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Well what a surprise. We found this by accident. You can access this by going into the Kalare Night Market - it is up high and you may need to ask a smallholder where it is. Recommend Monday nights which is open mic nights. Incredible mix of talent. There is no admittance fee and no food available. It is required... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Arrive after 8pm and it gets super busy quickly, as that is when the bands start. Arrive after 9pm you may not get a seat. Not all blues, it is an ecletic mix of classic and soft rock, reggae and blues all thrown together. Really friendly vibe, comfy seats and reasonably priced drinks. No wifi and no toilet (you have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

A very pleasant place to spend an evening. Boy and his band are very good musicians, and everybody who gets to play knows how to play. Also pleasant space - it is an open balcony on top of Kalare market - so you can listen to the music, sip your bear and watch the activities below. The only small snag... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

I must have been here at the wrong time. First night I came, they were having a open mike night and all they play was Eric Clapton Wonderful Tonight kinda music. I read the review and saw people raving about the blues so I came back the next night and they were playing Steely Dan type of music. I gave... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A re-discovery of blues music. Boy's fingers worked magic on his guitar. Monday night was a phenomena. Made me imagined I was at a blues concert.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Hands down the best blues spot in Chiang Mai. Seriously talented musicians here. The overall atmosphere is laid back and 'groovy'!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Been to Chiang Mai many times but had never visited this place before. Finally found it, and was amazed at the quality of the Musicians! As well as a normal week night, I attended the Open Jam Monday Night on two occasions. The standard was awesome, this wasn't some bad karaoke, rather talented muso's from around the World, who were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Walking at the night market and was pulled by this music coming from the Boys Blue Bar. This is the place where they play great music. Monday is open mic and it gets crazy fun! All those seriously talented musicians and then the frustrated ones all together is just awesome! Definitely a must-experience when you go to Chiang Mai.

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