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 Society with these educational efforts to promote the blues in Boise. Foot taping and dancing to the music of these wonderful bands is encouraged. Mardi Gras dress is optional but encouraged…let’s have some fun!
Join Your Friends at the Boise Blues Society to Celebrate Fat Tuesday and support our Blues in the Schools (BITS) and School Program!
Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Location: Sapphire Room, Riverside Hotel
Time: 7:30 pm (Doors open at 6:30 pm)
Tickets: General $15 Preferred $20 ($20 & $25 at the Door)
Tickets on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/boise-blues-society-presents-fat-tuesday-tickets-55194103048
Member Discount Code: Email me for code.
Three Great Blues Bands:
Blues Saviors featuring Too Slim
Jeffrey Engelbert Band
We hope to see you there supporting our Blues in the Schools (BITS) and the BBS Young Musician Scholarship Program.
Boise Blues Society, Producer
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
Doors open at 6:30pm, Show at 7:30pm
Eventbrite Link for Tickets $15 or $20 (No Discount Code Available)
Freight Train Blues by John Studebaker on Youtube:
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See our BBS YouTube Channel for live videos from Boise area Blues bands, touring blues musicians presented by BBS in the greater Boise Idaho area, and other fine blues music videos gleaned from YouTube and other websites. New videos added all the time!
CLICK TO BLUES JAM SCHEDULE
BBS Jam Sessions are held on the second Sunday of each month.
Venue: Playhouse Boise 8001 W. Fairview Ave
(East of Milwaukee on Fairview)
Time: 3pm to 6pm (every 2nd Sunday)
Music: Blues Only
Continue reading BBS Blues Jams Second Sunday Each Month
in association with The Boise Blues Society, The Boise Philharmonic, The Idaho Diaper Bank and The Downtown Boise Neighborhood Association will host a daylong outdoor music festival on Saturday, Sept 29, from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm at Jack’s Urban Meeting Place (JUMP) 1000 Myrtle St, Boise.
The WIPE AWAY THE BLUES FESTIVAL
will feature six local blues bands and a special performance from the Boise Philharmonic. Attendees are asked to bring at least one package of baby wipes as a donation to the Idaho Diaper Bank. People can also support the cause by visiting Astegos.org and clicking on the link that says Wipe Away the Blues.
TIMES & PERFORMERS:
11:00am – 12:00pm–Blues to Lose
12:00pm – 1:00pm–SUDA
1:00pm – 2:00pm–The Boise Philharmonic
2:00pm – 3:00pm–Billy Blues Band
3:00pm – 4:00pm–David Noriega Band
4:00pm – 5:00pm–RJ McGinnis Band
5:00pm – 6:00pm–Blues Directors
6:00pm – 7:00pm–Hoochie Coochie Men
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