Now accepting applications for the 2021 BAND COMPETITION.

     The Band competition will be held at Cain’s Ballroom on Saturday, August 21st and the Solo/Duo Competition is yet TBD.  Entry deadline for the Band Challenge is June 14th, 2021.

     Here’s your chance to play on the same stage that has been graced by everyone from Muddy Waters to Sid Vicious!

     Band Challenge winner receives a prize package which includes $1000 cash prize, performances at local festivals and venues, among other items yet to be announced.  

     Entry forms are below. Our rules are very similar to those of previous Blues Society of Tulsa Band Challenges and are included in the application form. Click on blue button below.

2018 Solo/Duo Challenge Winner:  

           Dead Letter Kings


Special Thanks to Soul City Gastropub for hosting this event!!

2018 Band Challenge Winner:  

       Dylan Whitney Band


 2018 Band Challenge 1st Runner Up:  

       Ronnie Pyle and The Drivers


Many thanks to the 2018 contributors and supporters of the Band Challenge:
Cain’s Ballroom
Big Wheel Digital Media

Tina Terry Agency
Ruf Records (InTune)

Alligator Records

Blind Racoon Records
Cat Food Records

McNellies’ Group

Hohner, Inc.
Cabin Boys Brewery
M.C. Records
Severn Records
Video Revolution
Soul City Gastropub