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We’ve just created a new group – “Friends of Boise Blues Society” – on Facebook.
This is different from our Facebook page, in that everyone can join and post blues-related events, news, videos, and more! Once you join the group, you can invite your friends in the “add member” box. Pin the group to your personal shortcuts (via menu at top) so you can find it easily. This is a special group for you, our friends and fans! Communicate and share with other blues lovers! https://www.facebook.com/groups/1990129201029707/
We hope you will consider supporting the Boise Blues Society to help with out scholarship opportunities for young blues musicians.
Additionally, free “Blues In The Schools” programs on the history of the blues, with live musical performances, are offered each year to elementary, middle and high schools by members of BBS. Your membership helps promote a continued appreciation of the blues and encourages our young people to develop interests in music in general.
And finally, your membership dues help us bring high quality blues musicians into Boise for amazing shows. Please consider joining us in our promotion of blues music in Boise. Members receive discounted tickets to BBS sponsored shows. Annual memberships run from January 1 to December 31 each year with fees of only $15 for an individual and $20 for families. Join online with your smartphone, tablet or computer by selecting “Join Us”at:
We also want volunteers to help at our shows. If you’re interested, email us and let us know. You DO NOT have to be a BBS member to volunteer, just a person who loves blues music and likes to have fun.
Come on out to Tuesday Blues Night at the Riverside Hotel’s Sandbar! Every Tuesday until August 7th, 6-9pm, free. Enjoy the Sandbar’s menu and full bar. And the wonderful location on the river. See individual event listings at our calendar.
This week: Billy Blues Band
Next week: Gary Tackett Band
July 3–Gary Tackett Band
July 17–Mojo Boogie
July 24–Anderson Wilson Project
July 31–Johnny Kunk Trio
August 7–Jake Leg Blues Band
Portland blues sensation and award-winning bassist Lisa Mann makes a unique appearance at the Sandbar tonight (June 6). You may have seen Lisa and her fine band at one of Boise Blues Society’s shows with her in the past several seasons. Arrive early if you want a chance at table seating. Free admission. Sandbar menu and full bar are available. It’s a great night for a music party at the river!