mj nyc




Our drummer moving to denver :(. Looking for drummer that has a passion for music— brushes, blues, originals, rock with vocals out front. You like to collaborate, sing too if you like. You know how to have fun without ruining the mood with too much of anything.

They Call Me Lucy fuses originals, blues, rock and vocals. Harmonies and friendship add a great vibe.

Reach me: mjwatkinsnyc.

Screen name:
mj nyc
Member since:
Aug 16 2013
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:


I fell in love with blues while being a college dj.

Sony Terry and all the blues greats, Janis Joplin, Koko Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Greg Allman, Wilson Pickett, Dylan, Jerry Garcia, Amy Winehouse.

Other influences may be more sub conscious than you will hear.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Alto:


Lee Oskar



Past Events

Join They Call Me Lucy for a goodbye set to our drummer Cliff, he moves to Colorado and a hello to live music! All ages welcome!

A 5 day adventure of the blues in mississippi playing live music, morning, noon and night!

Welcome in the second floor of NY Loves Yoga and the 7 year bday party of the studio with music, radio podcast and a singing bowl session. All FREE, bring the good vibes, we will take care of the rest.

Come help us raise funds for the urban cat league in nyc, with music from They Call Me Lucy, Lucas Hall, Whiskey and Water with raffles and an extended happy hour at Radio Amsterdam, 79th and columbus ave, NYC.

Semi-Acoustic night of music - originals, blues and some fun covers.

Music and silent auction will be the theme as we play host to a fundraising event for a local public school in Brooklyn, whose lack of accommodations and supplies would surprise you.

Give your spirit and love to this event. Proceeds go directly to the Parents of the children who are actively trying to create an intelligent and exciting place to learn!

Hello friends and summertime!

Critically Blue will be performing a quick set at Desmond's Tavern, Fri, 8/1 @ 9pm
give a hoot, give a holler and celebrate whatever you feel like!

We'd love to see you there, please forward.

mj, kim, linda, mark & al

Acoustic and electric music with Lucas Kane Hall & Critically Blue

Showcasing local acoustic artists in the NYC area.

Fundraiser will be at NY Loves Yoga, 140 West 83rd Street, btw Columbus and Amsterdam.

Tari Prinster is a cancer survivor and yoga teacher since 2003. She is the Founder of Yoga4Cancer, LLC (y4c) and the Retreat Project (nonprofit) -businesses that are bringing specialized yoga cancer survivors through classes & retreats.