2016-2017 Annual Blues Challenge - Road To Memphis
Four great blues bands are competing to represent the Rainy Day Blues Society and Eugene Oregon at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis Tennessee. The four bands are:
- The Ben Rice Trio
- The Hank Shreve Band
- Louis Creed and the Geezers
- Brian James Revival
Support your favorite blues band and enjoy the music!
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2016
Place: Mac's at the Vets Club, Eugene OR
Voluntary Donation: $10 @ door
International Blues Challenge - Updates
The winner of the Rainy Day Blues Society solo/duo chalenge: Nattybone
The WINNER of the Rainyday Blues Society Blues Challenge qualifies for the International Blues Challenge in Memphis TN, the largest international blues event in the world!
The 33rd International Blues Challenge (IBC 2017) will be January 31 – February 4, 2017 in downtown Memphis, TN taking place in the Historic Beale Street Entertainment District.
International Blues Challenge | The Blues Foundation | blues.org
New Rainy Day Blues Society Officers for 2016-2017
Jimmy Haggard: President - Membership and Marketing Chair
Dino Allbaugh: Vice President - Blues In The Schools Chair
Bill Shreve: interim Secretary and interim Treasurer
UPDATE on Rainy Day Blues Society ANNUAL MEETING
It was a GREAT Night at the Rainy Day Blues annual meeting. The Rooster Award winners were announced, the first step IBC competition was held for solo/duo, and there was a great night of blues music with Dos Henry's and an all-star jam.
Rooster Award Winners