The Blue Arrow Jazz Club on Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow announces its closure
A popular downtown bar and live music venue announced news of its closure today.
The Blue Arrow Jazz Club on Sauchiehall Street has become a celebrated fixture of the city’s music scene, hosting an incredible line-up of world-class artists since opening in 2018.
The venue is well known for championing local talent and has provided a stage for many up-and-coming artists from across the city over the years.
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This morning on social media a member of the team said: “We are now closed for good.
“A big thank you to all the amazing artists who have graced our stage.
“A big thank you to all the fantastic staff over the years.
“Thanks to you, the public, continue to support local live events whenever you can.
“Times are getting tougher.
“It would be even more difficult without live music.
“I like you.”
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Fans of the basement bar have since shared messages of support in the comments, thanking its owners for providing a one-of-a-kind evening.
One said: “Thank you for all you have done for Scottish jazz.
“I saw my first jazz concert here at the start of my trip and was proud to have the chance to play before closing time.”
Another added: ‘Very sad news, I spent many happy nights in your excellent place. Thank you for putting on so many great shows.
“You will miss us.”