NYC Area jams that you can go to and listen and play and sing and learn!! 


  • Paddy Reilly's 2nd & 4th Mondays are the Bluegrass Slow Jam. 519 2nd ave, Manhattan. (corner of 29th st.) 7:30-9:30pm


  • Paddy Reilly's every Sunday is a Bluegrass Advanced jam at 5:30pm


  • Michael Dave's Bluegrass Jam-Every first Monday of the month @ Rockwood Music Hall 9:30pm 


  • Rick Snell's Bluegrass jam-Every single Monday eve @ Mona's bar in Manhattan 10:30pm


  • The Green Room Jam. (my favorite oldtime jam!) Every other Tuesday evening starting around 8:00pm.  158 E23rd St.  A good mix of oldtime, folk, and bluegrass players all playing oldtime music. Fun Fun! Sometimes the cloggers from City Stompers come by!


  • Sheriff of Goodtimes Bluegrass jam-certain Wednesdays...will update this soon!!!


  • Von Bar Bluegrass Jam-on Bowery and Bleeker st. Once a month. 

OLDTIME JAM MACHINE-This site has free backing tracks that you can play guitar, banjo or fiddle along with.