News of all things blues-related.

The Boise Blues Society Jam

NO Cover Charge When: 2nd Sunday of each Month Jam Date & Host Band: March 10, 2019 / SNAFU Venue: Playhouse Boise (Located at: 8001 W. Fairview Avenue—East of Milwaukee on Fairview) Time: 3pm to 6pm Music: Blues Only Venue The Playhouse is a family-friendly environment with a stage, large dance floor, and a sound…

Radio Boise Tuesday at Neurolux

Boise Community Radio is partnering with the Neurolux and the Boise Blues Society to bring you a GREAT night of blues at the Neurolux in downtown Boise! The fantastic Blues Directors will be playing some amazing music so wear your dancing shoes and get ready for a fun evening!  Venue: Neurolux 111 North 11th Street, Boise,…

Boise Blues Society Presents: Fat Tuesday

FAT TUESDAY MARDI GRAS BLUES FUN IS HERE…Its Party Time! Fat Tuesday is the Annual Benefit Show that supports both the Boise Blues Society’s Blues in the Schools Program and their Scholarship Program for Young Musicians. Each of these great local blues bands has donated their time for this show to assist the Boise Blues…

John Studebaker returns to the Sapphire Room!

As a songwriter and musician, Studebaker John has emerged as a major creative force in the world of the blues today. Ahead of the pack, with vision and foresight, creating a new standard and landscape for this music’s future… with John at the wheel, the future is now! Riverside Sapphire Room Wednesday, February 6th, 2019…

Jake Leg Rocks Blues on the Banks First Night!

Jake Leg Blues Band of Boise Idaho rips it up on the Allman Brothers classic, “Whipping Post”, at the 2018 Blues on the Banks in Caldwell, on opening night, August 3, 2018. Front and center include Dale Wilson on blues harp, Brooke Nicole on vocals, Thomas Wilson and Bob Solomon on the dual guitars. Really…

Request for BBS Newsletter Materials

ATTENTION WRITERS, ARTISTS, PHOTOGRAPHERS, MUSICIANS & ALL INTERESTED PARTIES. The Blues Society is planning to print a newsletter, like the ones we did in the early years of the club. We need articles, drawings, photos, and anything else that would help make it interesting. Musicians might want to send a short history and bio of…

BBS Membership: Help Support Our Non-Profit Work

CLICK TO JOIN BBS We hope you will consider supporting the Boise Blues Society to help with out scholarship opportunities for young blues musicians. This  year, 3 scholarships were awarded for a total of $1500. A number of these scholarships have been awarded in past years to appreciative young men and women in Boise  area…