Stay in town for Blues on the Belt at the Sandbar all Labor Day weekend

Boise Blues Society is thrilled to announce Blues on the Belt at the coming-upSandbar at the Riverside throughout Labor Day Weekend, co-produced by BBS and The Riverside Hotel. This year’s event features such popular local blues acts as Jeff Engelbert and Friends, The Blues Addicts, The Hoochie Coochie Men, Smooth Avenue, and The Zack Quintana Band, as well as the jazz-swing Ellie Shaw Band. More to be announced soon.

Come on out to the newly expanding Sandbar on the Greenbelt for good food and drink and lots of really good music. It’s sure to be an exceptional weekend of entertainment and fun!  Always free at the Sandbar. Call the Riverside and ask about their Staycation packages. (208) 343-1871


RJ Mischo Plays Hot Blues Harp at 2016 Festival

RJ Mischo displaying the skill that makes him one of the best blues harp players around. With Andy T Band at the Boise Blues Festival, July 17, 2016, Boise, Idaho.

Andy T Band Ripping at Boise Blues Festival 2016

Blues guitar sensation Andy T electrifies the stage at the 2016 Boise Blues Festival on Sunday, July 17. It was clear why he and his band are up for Best Blues Band and Best Blues Album this year in the Blues Blast Music Awards. His most excellent band was joined at the festival by blues harp icon RJ MIscho for a truly dream pairing on short notice! We send our best wishes to Andy’s co-bandleader Nick Nixon for a speedy recovery.

RJ Mischo – Blues Harp Aficionado – Sure To Dazzle Festival Goers!

RJ Mischo, harmonica wizard, adds plenty of blues harp experience and pizzazz to the Boise Blues Festival Lineup! This guy can really blow! Don’t miss seeing him! Check out the video below–and get your tix now at … still only $15 advance until noon Sunday!! Gonna be a perfect day in the Garden!


See RJ MIscho At The Festival–Blues Ain’t Blues Without Great Harp!

Here’s blues harmonica icon Rj Mischo with his own Red Hot Blues Band. Mischo is coming here this Sunday July 17 with the Andy T Band for the 2016 Boise Blues Festival. He’s stepping in on short notice for Nick Nixon who had to withdraw for health reasons. Mischo is in the top echelon of blues harpists. You’ll want to see him at the festival for sure!

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