Featured Event

John Nemeth rocked the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center on January 3rd, 2015.  Many of the people in the audience agreed, "This is the best we've had!"

Our "Thanks" goes out to John Nemeth and Sena Erhardt for bringing us a great show to "Rock in the Blue Year.  Their performances were phenomenal.  We also want to show our gratitude to our patrons and our members for all the support and assistance you have given to SIBS in 2014. 

"Get Your MoJo Workin"!

Most Recent Event

The "Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin' Altar Boys" along with "Uno Blu" performed at the Best Western in Fairfield on 11/08/2014.  Thank you for an awesome show and everyone for their support!  Blues On!!!
November 8th, 2014
Fairfield, Iowa


Tony Blew

Congratulations!! to our own "Quay Thomas Duo" of the "Quay Thomas Trio"...they won the Iowa Blues Challenge for Solo/Duo acts on August 24th and will be heading to Memphis in January...way to go guys!!


pl.n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
 A style of music that evolved from southern African-American secular songs and is usually distinguished by a strong 4/4 rhythm, flatted thirds and sevenths, a 12-bar structure, and lyrics in a three-line stanza in which the second line repeats the first

Our Mission Statement

To preserve, cultivate and support the blues in Southeast Iowa on all levels and in multiple venues; to provide current blues news and events for members; to increase awareness of and appreciation for the blues through society sanctioned educational efforts and to provide a network of association for area blues lovers and blues musicians.