IOWA BLUES CHALLENGE SOLO/ DUO PRELIMINARIES
The 2015 Iowa Blues Challenge is proudly sponsored by Central Iowa Blues Society, Mississippi Valley Blues Society, South Skunk Blues Society, Southeast Iowa Blues Society, Budweiser, Summit Brewing Co., Junior’s Motel, Cityview, Zimm’s Food and Spirits, River Music Experience and Rieman Music.
Congratulations to the "Quay Thomas Duo"
for their outstanding performance at the
Thanks to all who helped make the "Rockin' in the Blue Year-Double Feature" 2015
a resounding success and to our outstanding Sponsors...Major sponsors-Best Western, Cambridge, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, Pilot Grove Savings Bank, Schaus-Vorhies Co.s, Wolfe Family Vision Center & Classic 96
Sponsors-AmericInn, The Guitar Farm, Everybody's Whole Foods, 1st National Bank & KRUU
and a special Thanks to Sena Ehrhardt and John Nemeth...what a show !!
and to Sweet & Saucy for some great BBQ
"Get Your MoJo Workin"!
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.