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Come To BBS 25-Year CD Release Party At Mardi Gras Saturday!

Come and help Boise Blues Society celebrate 25 years bringing the blues to Treasure Valley, on Saturday night (May 13) at Mardi Gras Ballroom.  Local musicians and blues fans will take over the Mardi Gras for the Release Party of the new BBS CD. You’re invited to party with us!

The Blues Addicts will open the show at 7pm sharp, followed by at least 7 more local blues acts, so plan to get there early! Each band plays a short set including their track on the brand new CD. Doors at 6:30. Tickets are just $10 each or 2 for $15 (bring-a-friend special) … and now no fees or tax added at BBS events. BBS25.eventbrite.com

 You can also grab a copy of the BBS 25th Year Compilation CD, Blues Gems of the Gem State, featuring 18 tracks from local blues artists plus a bonus digital track from Boise’s own John Nemeth, at a special price of $10 during this event. Get a glimpse into the history of blues music in Boise and be part of our thriving local blues scene!


The Facts:
Location: Mardi Gras Ballroom, 615 S 9th St, Boise, ID 83702
Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Doors open at 6:30pm. Music from 7-11pm.
General admission: $10 each or 2 for $15 (bring-a-friend special)
Tickets: BBS25.eventbrite.com/

For more information about the CD including list of all the artists, click here.



A reminder that Two Boise Blues Society bands will play live TONIGHT, MONDAY OCT 26, on Radio Boise KRBX, as part of the Monday Blues Block programming for community radio’s fundraising campaign. The Blues Addicts get it all rolling from 6-7pm on the Juke Joint show with Norman Davis. The BBS Blues Directors band finished the evening from 8:30-9:30pm on Mojo Mike’s Blues Revue program. Folks in the Boise area may listen locally at 89.9FM or 93.5FM downtown. Everyone can also listen online at www.radioboise.us. You also call in to donate to community radio’s fundraiser over the phone 208-258-2072 or at the website at www.radioboise.us, where you can also see all the great donation rewards being offered.

Times zones for you outside our area listening on www.radioboise.us …
Blues Addicts…. 8ET, 7CT, 6MT, 5PT … and so on wherever you are in the world
Blues Directors… 10:30ET, 9:30CT, 8:30MT, 7:30PT, etc..

Here’s a reminder of what these fine bands look and sound like:

Blues Addicts Live on RadioBoise!

Just learned there’s not one but TWO fine Blues shows on RadioBoise this coming Monday night, Oct 26 – featuring BBS member bands! The Blues Addicts are kicking off the evening between 6 and 7pm on the Juke Joint Party as part of the station’s fundraising campaign. Listen in at www.radioboise.com or 89.9 or 93.5 FM. Or come on down to the station to take part in the festivities and meet the band! Their studios are at 1020 W Main, #50, downstairs – follow the music! The Blues Addicts tell us they are also making available their latest album as a pledge reward during the evening – bet you can get ’em to sign your copy if you come in person!