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Thunder Bay Blues Society

“HWY 61 TO MEMPHIS” BLUES CHALLENGE


Congratulations to the

SUNDAY wilde Duo

(Sunday wilde & Colin Craig)


who will be representing the Thunder Bay Blues Society

in the 36th International Blues Challenge

in Memphis, TN (January 28 – February 1, 2020)


Second Place

Big Bad Bobby Blues


Third Place

Tara O’Brien


Certificates presented by TBBS President Rob Croves

Sunday wilde

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Big Bad Bobby Blues

Tara O’Brien

Competitors:


Colin Craig

Big Bad Bobby Blues

Sunday wilde

Tara O’Brien

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Judges:


Vic Germaniuk

Ken Wright

Ed Mlynarski

Arley Cox


Time Keeper:


James Boraski

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Sunday wilde & Colin Craig

Tara O’Brien

Big Bad Bobby Bllues

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Mariann Sawicki, Linda Fogolin-Urry

& Joan Stevens present prizes

TBBS President Rob Croves interviews The Roosters (last year's winner of the IBC Competition) about their experiences competing in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis 2019.

The Roosters performing a set for an appreciative audience as a finale to the 2019 TBBS “Highway 61 to Memphis” Blues Challenge

TBBS FALL CHICAGO BLUES EXTRAVAGANZA!

 


“LAST CALL – Get ‘em While You Can!”


AS OF FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13, there are LESS THAN 15 TICKETS LEFT

for our Saturday October 19th “Chicago Blues Extravaganza”

featuring Headliner & 2-Time Grammy Award Nominee,

John Primer & the Real Deal Blues Band

and Opening Act – ‘Chicago’s Blues Kitten’ & Memphis International Blues Challenge finalist,

the Ivy Ford Band.

 

Remaining tickets can still be purchased at Bukovy Financial or J.B. Evans

for just $35 (cash only - credit cards not accepted).

General Seating is available first come / first serve on the Main Floor or in the Balcony…

doors will open at 6:30 pm and the music gets underway at 7:45 pm!!



For more up to date information on ticket availability,

please visit our TBBS Facebook Page and TBBS Facebook Group Page.

This website will not be updated again until mid-October.


Our events continue to sell out very quickly.

It’s doubtful that tickets will be available at the door …

SO DON’T MISS OUT

on your opportunity to see an up-and-coming young Blues star in Ivy Ford,

along with the Legendary John Primer!!


Once again, we can’t thank you enough Thunder Bay for supporting our Blues Society,

and all our ventures that are focused on “Bringing You the Blues” ... now for more than 20 years!!


“DINNER/SHOW OPTION NOW SOLD OUT!!”


The All-Inclusive 5-Course “Taste of Chicago” Dinner featuring some of Chicago’s all-time favourite dishes at the Blue Door Bistro is NOW SOLD OUT!!

Thank you for your support!!