2019 BLUES CHALLENGES
Now accepting applications for the 2019 SOLO/ DUO COMPETITION & BAND COMPETITION
The Band competition will be held at Cain’s Ballroom on Saturday, August 17th and the Solo/Duo Competition will be held at Soul City, October 5th.
Here’s your chance to play on the same stage that has been graced by everyone from Muddy Waters to Sid Vicious!
Winner goes to the IBC in Memphis to be held January 28th-February 1st, 2020.
Entry forms are below. Our rules are very similar to those of the Blues Foundation.
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:
Big Wheel Digital Media
Tina Terry Agency
Ruf Records (InTune)
Blind Racoon Records
Cat Food Records
Cabin Boys Brewery
Soul City Gastropub