GOSPEL BLUES FRIDAYS!

Every Friday, come down for some Gospel Blues at First United Methodist Church, Midland Park, NJ! As part of their Friday evening service,I will be playing,(when available), the music of Blind Willie Johnson, Son House, Sister Rosetta Thorpe and many more. With special guests sitting in. FREE DINNER INCLUDED!

7pm 

269 Godwin Avenue, Midland Park, NJ 07432

(201) 445-3787

CALENDAR

Previous events

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID -Robert Hill Band @ The Salem Roadhouse Cafe!

Salem Roadhouse Cafe, 829 Salen Rd., Union, NJ 07083

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID.....Returning to one of our favorite venues, The Salem Roadhouse! Led by Bruce Tangowski, they know how to do it right here. Original artwork by local artists will also be on dis[play for sale. Full band for this one- don't miss this one!

Robert Hill Band with The Frontier Circus at The Whitewater Tavern, Little Rock, AR!

The Whitewater Tavern, 2500 W. 7th St., Little Rock, AR 72205

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID- WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE...Continuing our tour of the Twin Cities, we will be heading to Little Rock for the legendary, Whitewater Tavern, with our friends The Frontier Circus! The Whitewater was the last venue I played at, many years ago, before heading off to NYC. More details to follow...This should be quite a homecoming- bring a fire extinguisher. This is our last show on this run, in the area, so DON'T MISS IT!

Robert Hill Band with The Frontier Circus- Dogtown Tour- North Little Rock!

Rockwater Marina, 1600 Rocwater Blvd., North Little Rock, AR

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID- WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE...Yes, you read that correctly, The Robert Hill Band, along with our friends, The Frontier Circus, will be performing for one night, on the Arkansas River, at Rockwater Marina in North Little Rock, AR! This is the first time I've been able to get the full band down to my hometown, and all hell is going to break loose. More details to follow- MARK YOUR CALENDARS, HOME FRIES! https://www.facebook.com/frontier.circus

Robert Hill & Frank Pagano Acoustic Duo!

Stone Ridge Orchards, 3012 State Route 213, Stone Ridge, NY 12484

An acoustic duo with Frank Pagano on percussion & Robert Hill on guitar and vocals! Includes farm and orchard access, plus Farmers & Chefs food truck will be on hand with BBQ fare. Stone Ridge's tasting room will be open with craft cider, beer and more. Festivities start at 6 pm, with the music outside starting at 7 pm. Guests will be spread outside in a field with social distancing in effect. Where else ya gonna get all this for only a $5.00 cover, folks?! A smoking hot evening not to be missed. https://www.stoneridgeorchard.com/

Hudson Valley Blues Challenge!

The Falcon Underground, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY

We will be competing at the l HVBS Solo/Duo and Band Blues Challenge. The Blues Challenge will take place Sunday, June 28 at The Falcon Underground in Marlboro, NY.

Each act (Solo/Duo or Band) entered will perform a 20 minute judged and timed set. The HVBS Blues Challenge winners of each act (Solo/Duo and Band) will be sponsored by HVBS to participate in the 37th International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis, January 2021. For all details, go to www.thehvbs.org.

Robert Hill Band- Blues & Brats!

Pilsenser Haus & Biergarten, 1422 Grand St., Hoboken, NJ 07030

Looking forward to playing at this mecca for Austro-Hungarian cuisine, with over 20 premium drafts, & over 50 European & American craft biers by the bottle & can. Set in a turn-of-the-century bier hall with an adjoining, sunny biergarten, it's the perfect place to spend the day with good friends and good cheer.

FULL BAND FOR THIS ONE! Renowned Chef Oren offers classic Biergarten cuisine sure to please any palate. Choose from an array of , sausages, schnitzels and strudel as well as seasonal specials, vegetarian dishes & even some gluten-free options.
And don’t miss out on their huge, warm Bavarian pretzels served with whole grain mustard, & our famous Liptauer cheese.

CANCELED

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Back to our new favorite distillery, Denning's! Great joint run by great folks. FULL BAND FOR THIS ONE! BOOZE AND BLUES- PERFECT TOGETHER...

"We craft the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth. Visit our tasting room and urban production space at 10 N. Chestnut Street in Beacon, NY."

Donation

Robert Hill Band @ The Vanguard, in Harrison,NJ!

The Vanguard, 705 Frank E Rodgers Blvd South, Harrison, NJ 07029

With Meredith Foreman, drums, brad Schwartzseid, bass, and Paulina on vocals! The Midwinter Blues Night at this excellent jazz/blues restaurant & bar. Comprised of three rooms: The Bar, a ‘Mess Hall’ inspired Dining Room, & a Jazz Cocktail Lounge all accented with reclaimed brick and repurposed foundry flooring from a factory in Passaic that sets a rustic-industrial tone and reflects on Harrison’s industrial past. Complimented by 14 draft beers, wine, and of course malts & homemade sodas.

Robert Hill Band @ Hackensack Brewing!

Hackensack Brewing, 78 Johnson Ave., Hackensack

1 year all day celebration!! new beer releases, special guests, anniversary merch...uhh....old releases...circus clowns...mimes...iguana adoptions...HBC adult onesies launched out of t-shirt cannons...fireworks...and uhh...a roller derby style obstacle course setup in the taproom!!

Dec28

Joanne Lediger/Robert Hill opening for the Chris O'Leary Band

The Falcon, 1348 Rte. 9W, Marlboro, NY

Joanne Lediger and I will be opening for the Chris O'leary Band at one of our favorite venues, The Falcon! The Chris O'Leary Band's music is rooted in the blues and steeped in the tradition of Memphis, Chicago and New Orleans with shades of New Orleans, rockabilly and big, high-energy sound. Levon Helm can be heard in Chris's early sessions, and sitting in with regular gigs. Soon, Levon asked Chris to join the house band at his new club in New Orleans. Chris’s band relocated and became the focal point of Levon Helm's Barn Burners, backing up touring stars and opening for New Orleans' finest players.

Not to be missed!

$20 suggested donation

Dec21

Get in the Mash!

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Come get in the mash with us at this funky distillery in downtown Beacon. We craft the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth.

Full band - come stew with us!

NC!

Dec7

"Santa In Blue"

Salem Roadhouse Cafe, Townley Presbyterian Church 829 Salem Road, Union, NJ

Looking forward to playing with Meredith Foreman on drums, Brad Schwartzseid on bass, and Paulina Hill on vocals for this great fundraiser organized by the Salem Roadhouse and the Union Police Dept. We'll be debuting some new songs for this- hot off the griddle.

They ask you bring a new toy or donate $20.00 to help underprivileged children in the area. Multiple bands performing throughout the night! The Salem Roadhouse is one of my favorite venues, run by a great bunch of folks. Come check it out and help out a great cause.

Donate a toy or $

Oct25

On-Air Duo Peformance with Joanne Lediger & Interview with

WKZE- LIVE duo performance & interview with Joanne Lediger!, Red Hook, NY

LIVE on-air performance and interview with Rick from WKZE 98.1. Joanne and I will be performing a few songs and shooting the stuff with Rick in preparation for our show on the Salon Stage at Towne Crier on Oct. 25= tune in at https://981kze.com/listen-live/

Oct25

Salon Stage with Joanne Lediger!

Towne Crier, 379 Main St, Beacon, NY

Doing a duo with Joanne Lediger on the Salon Stage at one of our favorite venues- Towne Crier! Come support live music and this great venue.

NC!

Oct11

Hair of the Dawg!

Dogwood, 47 E. Main St., Beacon, NY

Back for a little hair of the Dogwood! Great local bar in Beacon- American & globally inspired eats pair with seasonal craft beers at this hangout with live music. Full Band for this one- YOW!

NC!

Sep22

Billy Walton Beach Bash 2019

Laguna Grill & Rum Bar, 1400 Ocean Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203, Brigantine, NJ

This is an all-day music festival on the beach featuring 6 bands- we are slotted for a 3-4pm set. This will be a full day of great music on the beach next to Laguna Grill & Rum Bar. Here's the rundown:

11:30-Noon Adam & Ant Noon - 1pm Mojo Gypsies 1:00 – 1:30pm Adam & Ant 1:30 - 2:30pm BD Lenz 2:30 – 3pm Adam & Ant 3:00 – 4:00pm Robert Hill Band 4:00 – 4:30pm Adam & Ant 4:30 - 5:30pm Grooveheart 5:30 – 6:00pm Adam & Ant 6:00 - 7:30pm Billy Walton Band

A great way to cap off the summer, people of earth!

NC!

Aug25

Salon Stage Showcase with Paulina!

Towne Crier, 379 Main St, Beacon, NY

This is a showcase of many of the performers who perform regulary on the Salon Stage at Towne Crier. A mix of great talent for this- I'll be playing with Paulina as a duo. Just a part of Beacon Musicthon which will be going on all day in Beacon.

NC!

Aug9

Robert Hill Band with guest vocalist, Paulina Hill

BeanRunner Cafe, 201 S. Division St., Peekskill, NY

Full band performance with Paulina Hill sitting in on vocals! NOT TO BE MISSED!

The BeanRunner Cafe, has an eclectic menu of panini sandwiches, wraps, fine soups, desserts and real fruit smoothies. They also serve imported beers and wines.

In addition to our food offerings, the BeanRunner also has a children's play room and live music every weekend — in fact, the BeanRunner is now one of Westchester's hottest Jazz Clubs.

Jul20

Robert Hill Band In the Mash

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Full band for this one! DD crafts the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth. Visit our tasting room and urban production space at 10 N. Chestnut Street in Beacon, NY.

Fun joint- come get in the mash with us!

$10 donation

Jul13

Robert Hill Band at John & Peter's!

John and Peter's Place, 96 S. Main St., New Hope, PA

This will be a smokin' evening at a classic venue dedicated to original music- John and Peter's! Joining us on drums will be Pete Dunphy!

For more than 4 decades J&P's has featured live music seven days a week, 365 days of the year. Showcasing more than 48,000 musicians and entertained more than 640,000 guests since that first performance.

They have featured seasoned veterans like folk legend Odetta and showcased rising stars like Mary Chapin Carpenter and Norah Jones. Over the years a number of musicians like blues rocker George Thorogood and today’s phenomenon WEEN have called J&P’s home. The cast that has graced our intimate stage is as varied and exciting as the music they play; blues great Clarence Gatemouth Brown, pop favorite Richie Sambora, jazz virtuoso Stanley Jordan, as well as the undefinable Tiny Tim and Penn & Teller.

Donation

Previous events

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID -Robert Hill Band @ The Salem Roadhouse Cafe!

Salem Roadhouse Cafe, 829 Salen Rd., Union, NJ 07083

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID.....Returning to one of our favorite venues, The Salem Roadhouse! Led by Bruce Tangowski, they know how to do it right here. Original artwork by local artists will also be on dis[play for sale. Full band for this one- don't miss this one!

Robert Hill Band with The Frontier Circus at The Whitewater Tavern, Little Rock, AR!

The Whitewater Tavern, 2500 W. 7th St., Little Rock, AR 72205

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID- WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE...Continuing our tour of the Twin Cities, we will be heading to Little Rock for the legendary, Whitewater Tavern, with our friends The Frontier Circus! The Whitewater was the last venue I played at, many years ago, before heading off to NYC. More details to follow...This should be quite a homecoming- bring a fire extinguisher. This is our last show on this run, in the area, so DON'T MISS IT!

Robert Hill Band with The Frontier Circus- Dogtown Tour- North Little Rock!

Rockwater Marina, 1600 Rocwater Blvd., North Little Rock, AR

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID- WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE...Yes, you read that correctly, The Robert Hill Band, along with our friends, The Frontier Circus, will be performing for one night, on the Arkansas River, at Rockwater Marina in North Little Rock, AR! This is the first time I've been able to get the full band down to my hometown, and all hell is going to break loose. More details to follow- MARK YOUR CALENDARS, HOME FRIES! https://www.facebook.com/frontier.circus

Robert Hill & Frank Pagano Acoustic Duo!

Stone Ridge Orchards, 3012 State Route 213, Stone Ridge, NY 12484

An acoustic duo with Frank Pagano on percussion & Robert Hill on guitar and vocals! Includes farm and orchard access, plus Farmers & Chefs food truck will be on hand with BBQ fare. Stone Ridge's tasting room will be open with craft cider, beer and more. Festivities start at 6 pm, with the music outside starting at 7 pm. Guests will be spread outside in a field with social distancing in effect. Where else ya gonna get all this for only a $5.00 cover, folks?! A smoking hot evening not to be missed. https://www.stoneridgeorchard.com/

Hudson Valley Blues Challenge!

The Falcon Underground, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY

We will be competing at the l HVBS Solo/Duo and Band Blues Challenge. The Blues Challenge will take place Sunday, June 28 at The Falcon Underground in Marlboro, NY.

Each act (Solo/Duo or Band) entered will perform a 20 minute judged and timed set. The HVBS Blues Challenge winners of each act (Solo/Duo and Band) will be sponsored by HVBS to participate in the 37th International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis, January 2021. For all details, go to www.thehvbs.org.

Robert Hill Band- Blues & Brats!

Pilsenser Haus & Biergarten, 1422 Grand St., Hoboken, NJ 07030

Looking forward to playing at this mecca for Austro-Hungarian cuisine, with over 20 premium drafts, & over 50 European & American craft biers by the bottle & can. Set in a turn-of-the-century bier hall with an adjoining, sunny biergarten, it's the perfect place to spend the day with good friends and good cheer.

FULL BAND FOR THIS ONE! Renowned Chef Oren offers classic Biergarten cuisine sure to please any palate. Choose from an array of , sausages, schnitzels and strudel as well as seasonal specials, vegetarian dishes & even some gluten-free options.
And don’t miss out on their huge, warm Bavarian pretzels served with whole grain mustard, & our famous Liptauer cheese.

CANCELED

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Back to our new favorite distillery, Denning's! Great joint run by great folks. FULL BAND FOR THIS ONE! BOOZE AND BLUES- PERFECT TOGETHER...

"We craft the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth. Visit our tasting room and urban production space at 10 N. Chestnut Street in Beacon, NY."

Donation

Robert Hill Band @ The Vanguard, in Harrison,NJ!

The Vanguard, 705 Frank E Rodgers Blvd South, Harrison, NJ 07029

With Meredith Foreman, drums, brad Schwartzseid, bass, and Paulina on vocals! The Midwinter Blues Night at this excellent jazz/blues restaurant & bar. Comprised of three rooms: The Bar, a ‘Mess Hall’ inspired Dining Room, & a Jazz Cocktail Lounge all accented with reclaimed brick and repurposed foundry flooring from a factory in Passaic that sets a rustic-industrial tone and reflects on Harrison’s industrial past. Complimented by 14 draft beers, wine, and of course malts & homemade sodas.

Robert Hill Band @ Hackensack Brewing!

Hackensack Brewing, 78 Johnson Ave., Hackensack

1 year all day celebration!! new beer releases, special guests, anniversary merch...uhh....old releases...circus clowns...mimes...iguana adoptions...HBC adult onesies launched out of t-shirt cannons...fireworks...and uhh...a roller derby style obstacle course setup in the taproom!!

Dec28

Joanne Lediger/Robert Hill opening for the Chris O'Leary Band

The Falcon, 1348 Rte. 9W, Marlboro, NY

Joanne Lediger and I will be opening for the Chris O'leary Band at one of our favorite venues, The Falcon! The Chris O'Leary Band's music is rooted in the blues and steeped in the tradition of Memphis, Chicago and New Orleans with shades of New Orleans, rockabilly and big, high-energy sound. Levon Helm can be heard in Chris's early sessions, and sitting in with regular gigs. Soon, Levon asked Chris to join the house band at his new club in New Orleans. Chris’s band relocated and became the focal point of Levon Helm's Barn Burners, backing up touring stars and opening for New Orleans' finest players.

Not to be missed!

$20 suggested donation

Dec21

Get in the Mash!

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Come get in the mash with us at this funky distillery in downtown Beacon. We craft the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth.

Full band - come stew with us!

NC!

Dec7

"Santa In Blue"

Salem Roadhouse Cafe, Townley Presbyterian Church 829 Salem Road, Union, NJ

Looking forward to playing with Meredith Foreman on drums, Brad Schwartzseid on bass, and Paulina Hill on vocals for this great fundraiser organized by the Salem Roadhouse and the Union Police Dept. We'll be debuting some new songs for this- hot off the griddle.

They ask you bring a new toy or donate $20.00 to help underprivileged children in the area. Multiple bands performing throughout the night! The Salem Roadhouse is one of my favorite venues, run by a great bunch of folks. Come check it out and help out a great cause.

Donate a toy or $

Oct25

On-Air Duo Peformance with Joanne Lediger & Interview with

WKZE- LIVE duo performance & interview with Joanne Lediger!, Red Hook, NY

LIVE on-air performance and interview with Rick from WKZE 98.1. Joanne and I will be performing a few songs and shooting the stuff with Rick in preparation for our show on the Salon Stage at Towne Crier on Oct. 25= tune in at https://981kze.com/listen-live/

Oct25

Salon Stage with Joanne Lediger!

Towne Crier, 379 Main St, Beacon, NY

Doing a duo with Joanne Lediger on the Salon Stage at one of our favorite venues- Towne Crier! Come support live music and this great venue.

NC!

Oct11

Hair of the Dawg!

Dogwood, 47 E. Main St., Beacon, NY

Back for a little hair of the Dogwood! Great local bar in Beacon- American & globally inspired eats pair with seasonal craft beers at this hangout with live music. Full Band for this one- YOW!

NC!

Sep22

Billy Walton Beach Bash 2019

Laguna Grill & Rum Bar, 1400 Ocean Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203, Brigantine, NJ

This is an all-day music festival on the beach featuring 6 bands- we are slotted for a 3-4pm set. This will be a full day of great music on the beach next to Laguna Grill & Rum Bar. Here's the rundown:

11:30-Noon Adam & Ant Noon - 1pm Mojo Gypsies 1:00 – 1:30pm Adam & Ant 1:30 - 2:30pm BD Lenz 2:30 – 3pm Adam & Ant 3:00 – 4:00pm Robert Hill Band 4:00 – 4:30pm Adam & Ant 4:30 - 5:30pm Grooveheart 5:30 – 6:00pm Adam & Ant 6:00 - 7:30pm Billy Walton Band

A great way to cap off the summer, people of earth!

NC!

Aug25

Salon Stage Showcase with Paulina!

Towne Crier, 379 Main St, Beacon, NY

This is a showcase of many of the performers who perform regulary on the Salon Stage at Towne Crier. A mix of great talent for this- I'll be playing with Paulina as a duo. Just a part of Beacon Musicthon which will be going on all day in Beacon.

NC!

Aug9

Robert Hill Band with guest vocalist, Paulina Hill

BeanRunner Cafe, 201 S. Division St., Peekskill, NY

Full band performance with Paulina Hill sitting in on vocals! NOT TO BE MISSED!

The BeanRunner Cafe, has an eclectic menu of panini sandwiches, wraps, fine soups, desserts and real fruit smoothies. They also serve imported beers and wines.

In addition to our food offerings, the BeanRunner also has a children's play room and live music every weekend — in fact, the BeanRunner is now one of Westchester's hottest Jazz Clubs.

Jul20

Robert Hill Band In the Mash

Denning's Point Distillery, 10 N. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY

Full band for this one! DD crafts the finest, artisanal spirits available in one of Beacon, New York's downtown 19th century buildings. We choose only the highest quality grains from local farms and strive to create classic spirits of unique character and depth. Visit our tasting room and urban production space at 10 N. Chestnut Street in Beacon, NY.

Fun joint- come get in the mash with us!

$10 donation

Jul13

Robert Hill Band at John & Peter's!

John and Peter's Place, 96 S. Main St., New Hope, PA

This will be a smokin' evening at a classic venue dedicated to original music- John and Peter's! Joining us on drums will be Pete Dunphy!

For more than 4 decades J&P's has featured live music seven days a week, 365 days of the year. Showcasing more than 48,000 musicians and entertained more than 640,000 guests since that first performance.

They have featured seasoned veterans like folk legend Odetta and showcased rising stars like Mary Chapin Carpenter and Norah Jones. Over the years a number of musicians like blues rocker George Thorogood and today’s phenomenon WEEN have called J&P’s home. The cast that has graced our intimate stage is as varied and exciting as the music they play; blues great Clarence Gatemouth Brown, pop favorite Richie Sambora, jazz virtuoso Stanley Jordan, as well as the undefinable Tiny Tim and Penn & Teller.

Donation