“I Feel Like Rockin'” – Studebaker John, Coming Tuesday November 15

Studebaker John (Grimaldi) returns to Boise’s Sapphire Room after a 2 year absence on Tuesday, November 15, and his presence is sure to be felt! Yes, the dance floors will be open – come join us there! Just 10 bucks advance for general seating, 15 for preferred.

Here he is – rockin’ for sure!



Tickets now available for Studebaker John Nov 15


Chicago blues guitarist and harmonica player Studebaker John plays a return engagement at the Sapphire Room/Riverside Hotel, on Tuesday November 15, 7pm showtime. See more info and buy tickets athttp://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2685068/ Advance tix just $10 general, $15 preferred. Dance floors open. Get your tix now and come join us for this classic blues party!


Blues Directors To Open Tree City Blues Event Oct 14


Boise Blues Society’s house band, the Blues Directors, will open the inaugural Tree City Blues music and dance festival on Friday October 14, 9pm-midnight, at El Korah Shrine, 1118 W Idaho St, in downtown Boise. The event continues through Sunday the 16th, with Smooth Avenue band closing the event 8-11pm. For tickets go to http://www.treecityblues.com/register and see the facebook event for the full schedule and all the details.

Fundraiser for Local Musician Russ Martin Oct 16

Join us October 16th to support Russ Martin, a local legend! Your russ-martin-1ticket price goes to support Russ’ medical care and in the meantime, enjoy some great company, some Boise blues and the beautiful Sapphire Room.

October 16th, 2016. Doors at 3pm, show 4pm – 8pm.

Purchase Tickets Here http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2606442

General Seating: $12 ($15 at the door)
Preferred Seating: $15 ($18 at the door)

DOORS OPEN AT 3:00pm —  see you there!


Line Up…including, starting at 3:30pm, more or less in approximate playing order

The Like Its
Hoochie Coochie Men w Mike Michael Barriatua
Old Dogs New Trix
Treasure Valley
Lori B!
Pizzalchik All Stars
Ned Evett
Indigo Valley
Noble Holt

and MORE……

Vote for Lisa Mann in Blues Song Contest

You may have seen Portland’s amazing blues musician Lisa Mann at a recent show here. We just received this from her, and entered our vote for her!

“Lisa Mann here, I’d appreciate a vote for my song “Hard Times, Bad Decisions”–Big City Blues Mag put me in a contest for Coolest Blues Song in the World 2016! No need to enter your email or sign up for anything, just click the smiley faces… Thanks!”




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