Friday, January 23, 2015

Five Florida Blues Acts Advance to International Blues Challenge Semi-Finals in Memphis, TN

Memphis, TN
Friday, January 23, 2015 7:30am

The competition’s two days of quarter-finals wrapped up Thursday night and the competition continues tonight with the semi-finals being held on Beale Street in Memphis TN. The results of the semi-final round will be announced late tonight and the finals will be held tomorrow, Saturday, January 24, at the Orpheum Theater in Downtown Memphis.

Florida Bands in 2015 International Blues Challenge Semi-finals
Betty Fox Band from the Suncoast Blues Society
Bing Futch from the Orange Blossom Blues Society
Bridget Kelly Band from the North Central Florida Blues Society
Mark Telesca Band from the The Blues Alliance of the Treasure Coast
Pitbull of Blues from the Orange Blossom Blues Society

Other Acts of Florida Interest:
Nico Wayne Toussaint from the Southern California Blues Society

All other Semi-finalists:
Al Coffee & Da Grind from the Charlotte Blues Society
Arthur James from the Granite State Blues Society
Balkun Brothers from the Connecticut Blues Society
Beat Daddys from the Kentuckiana Blues Society
Ben Rice & Lucy Hammond from the Ashland Blues Society
Bernie Jenkins from the Mississippi Delta Blues Society of Indianola
Big N Tasty from the Grafton Blues Association
Bill Stevenson-Nine Steps from the East Coast Blues Society
Blues Expressions from the Illinois Central Blues Club
BluesHammer from the Triangle Blues Society
Bobby Blackhat from the Natchel Blues Network
Bongo Joe & Little Steve-O from the Northeast Ohio Blues Association
Brandon Hudspeth & Jaisson Taylor from the Kansas City Blues Society
Brat Pack from the Blues Asia Network
Brian Keith Wallen from the Dayton Blues Society
C.D. Woodbury from the South Sound Blues Association
Cary Morin from the Colorado Blues Society
Charlie Love & Silky Smooth from the Windy City Blues Society
Chris Canas from the Detroit Blues Society
Chris Yakopcic from the Cleveland Blues Society
Clarence “Blues Man” Davis & Jock Webb from the Gulf Coast Blues Society
Dalannah & Owen from the White Rock Blues Society
Eddie Cotton from the Vicksburg Blues Society
Glass Cherry Breakers from the Phillipine Blues Society
Hat Fitz & Cara from the Blues Association of South East Queensland
Hector Anchondo from the Blues Society of Omaha
Jackie B & Me from the Spa City Blues Society
Jenna & Her Cool Friends from the Smoky Mountain Blues Society
Jimmi & Band of Souls from the Minnesota Blues Society
Jimmy D. Rogers from the Cincy Blues Society
John Calvin Brewer from the Spa City Blues Society
John Campbelljohn from the East Coast Blues Society
John McNamara from the Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society
JP Blues Band from the Atlanta Blues Society
KALO from the Wichita Blues Society
Kingdom Brothers from the St. Louis Blues Society
Lady Bianca from the Golden Gate Blues Society
Latvian Blues Band from the Baltic Blues
Libby Rae Watson from the Mississippi Delta Blues Society of Indianola
Lower Case Blues from the Central Delaware Blues Society
Marcus Lovdal from the Norsk Blues Union
Mercury Brothers from the Central Iowa Blues Society
Michael Schatte from the Great Lakes Blues Society
Monica Morris & Josie Lowder from the Prairie Crossroads Blues Society
Muskett & Carnes from the Indiana Blues Society
Nathan Bryce & Loaded Dice from the Blues Society of the Ozarks
Noah Wotherspoon from the Dayton Blues Society
Palacios Brothers from the Austin Blues Society
Pillac from the France Blues
Rae Gordon from the Cascade Blues Association
Rafael Tranquilino from the Washington Blues Society
Ralph de Jongh from the Dutch Blues Foundation
Randy Colvin from the Kentuckiana Blues Society
Randy McQuay from the Cape Fear Blues Society
Randy Oxford from the Rainy Day Blues Society
Red Dirt Revelators from the Blue Ridge Blues Society
Red Wine Serenaders from the Mojo Station
Sam Joyner from the Voodoo Blues Krewe New Orleans Blues Society
Sister Lucille from the Lake of the Ozarks Blues Society
Sufferin’ Moses from the Lowcountry Blues Club
Tee Dee Young from the Blues, Jazz and Folk Music Society
Terrie Odabi from the The Golden Gate Blues Society
The Crime from the Arkansas River Blues Society
The Good, The Bad & The Blues from the Columbus Blues Alliance
The Two from the Sierre Blues Society
Three Kings from the Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society
Tim Lothar & Peter Nande from the Baltic Blues
Tim Williams from the Calgary Blues Music Association
Tom & Alice from the St. Louis Blues Society
Travellin’ Brothers from the Asociacion Musical Blues Hondarribia
Two Blue from the Edmonton Blues Society
Vaudevillian from the Grand River Blues Society
Zack Dust & Jura Geci from the Croatian Blues Forces
Zechariah Lloyd from the Vicksburg Blues Society

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