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October 24 – Pre-Halloween Costume Bash

Boise Blues Society Pre-Halloween Costume Party: Soliz, Engelbert & Tackett Get in the Halloween spirit with a Boise Blues Society pre-Halloween Costume Party, featuring Goulmeisters Soliz, Engelbert & Tackett. Richard Soliz and The Blue Rayz, Jeff Engelbert Band and Gary Tackett and Full Moon Rude   Location:  Sapphire Room, Riverside Hotel Day/Date: Thursday October 24, 2019 Doors…

Friday Oct. 11 – Portland’s Anni Piper

Hear a little bit of Anni–Cold Pizza and Warm Beer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWTUXT_KcEE And, BBS asked Anni what favorite blues song that she had written; and, her choice was “Chasin’ Tail.”  She provided BBS this link so you could hear it: https://www.dropbox.com/s/amw99jm3dq02k6p/02%20Chasin’%20Tail.mp3?dl=0 Piper has the kind of voice that lulls men to their doom. It’s soft and…

Saturday Sept. 14 – Walla Walla Coyote Kings Come to Boise!

The Walla-Walla based Coyote Kings are blues-rockers with a funk-soul twist, featuring a dynamic female vocalist. They’ve made a name for themselves on the blues festival circut and have established themselves as a musical force in the Northwest and world-wide. Check out their music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSkrZpykgk4 Event Details: Show Date:  Saturday, September 14, 2019 Venue:  Sapphire…

Blues on the Belt

On the River at the Sandbar Schedule of Bands Friday August 30 6-9 Mojo Boogie Saturday, August 31 11am-1pm Thomas and Dale Wilson 2-5pm Trials and Tribulations 6-9 Blues Addicts Sunday, September 1 11am-1pm Russ Martin Duo 2-5 BBQ Blues Band 6-9 Smooth Avenue Monday, September 2 2-5pm SUDA 5-8 Blank Check Tuesday, September 3…

Sandbar Blues Tuesday!

The Boise Blues Society Tuesday Sandbar Blues Schedule NO Cover Charge Come and enjoy an evening in this upscale venue by the Boise River eating, drinking and listening to local blues bands from the Boise Area.  Each show runs from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Come to one or come to all….17 different blues bands…

Hamilton Loomis at Playhouse Boise

If blues, soul, and rock can be said to form a triangle, you’ll find Hamilton Loomis right in the center of it”, says Guitar Player Magazine. An apt description, as Loomis is one of the young artists at the forefront of bringing blues based American music into the 21st century and redefining it for a…