The Kentucky Blues Society sends young talent to the International Blues Challenge in Memphis every year. For IBC 2016, KENTUCKY BLUES CRUSADE will represent Kentucky in the YOUTH SHOWCASE on Beale Street.
Many of our events are family shows, open to all ages, admission is free, you do not have to be a member to attend. We welcome young people to participate and offer opportunities for young talent to learn about the blues.
The first blues guitar ever recorded was by a Kentucky man! Sylvester Weaver, October 23, 1923.
Kentucky Blues Challenge 2015!
TUESDAY, OCT. 13 @ 643 Sports Bar & Grill in STADIUM PLAZA
Band: EVERETT & Delta Storm(Cincinnati, Ohio)
Solo/Duo: JESSE BLACK (Chattanooga, TN)
Other IBC 2016 Selections:
Youth Showcase: Kentucky Blues Crusade
Best CD: The Saints
MISSION STATEMENT: The Kentucky Blues Society will, through the efforts of blues musicians and devotees, preserve and promote the great American tradition of blues music and culture in the region of Kentucky.