SB Blues Society Presents: Battle of the Blues Bands

SB Blues Society Presents: Battle of the Blues Bands

Sun, November 10, 2013

Doors: 12:00 pm / Show: 12:00 pm (event ends at 5:00 pm)



This event is all ages

Prize: The Winning blues band will represent The Santa Barbara Blues Society in Memphis, Tennessee for The International Blues Challenge in Feburary Emcee: Santa Barbara’s Own Leo Schumaker of Leo’s Bluesland on KCSB 91.9 FM Bands: Bullet Blues Code Blues Pacific Coast Blues Fortune Blues Crooked Eye Tommy Thunder Rose

Santa Barbara Blues Society
Santa Barbara Blues Society
The winner will be sponsored by the Santa Barbara Blues Society (SBBS) with entry into the Memphis Blues Foundation International Blues Challenge, being held January 21st, 2014 through Saturday January 25th, 2014 in Memphis TN. Additionally, SBBS will give a cash awards of $1500.00 for the band competition winner to assist with any associated costs of competing in the Memphis Competition. The winner may also be invited to play at Soho Music Club for a band fundraising event with date, time and duration to be determined in conjunction with the Soho Event Coordinator.
Interested contestants can obtain a contest entry packet via our website at or emailing request to or by calling (805) 722-8155. After review of contestant applications, finalists will be selected to compete in the Battle of the Blues Bands event at Soho Music Club on November 10th, 2014.
The competition will run on a strict schedule and follow the format of the International Blues Challenge. The SBBS Battle of the Blues Bands competition will be held at Santa Barbara’s Soho Music Club with free admission. Soho will be open for Lunch with the Full Cocktail Bar available. The Event will start promptly at 12 noon and run until 5 pm.
Venue Information:
SOhO Restaurant and Music Club
1221 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101