Welcome to The Mile High Blues Society! . We are musicians, fans, venues, and media committed to enjoying and sustaining Denver's blues music scene. We Support Live Local Blues!
Do you love the blues? Why not volunteer to help the Mile High Blues Society this year! The summer festival season is coming, and we will need people to man the MHBS booth. We will also need several people to help with the Denver Blues Challenge. If you are good with computers and accounting we have other interesting tasks for you. Help support live local blues in Denver! Email use at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
THE DENVER BLUES CHALLENGE ROUNDS ARE SET!
The acts are listed in alphabetical order. Performance order will be determined on the day of the event)
BANDS PRELIM - Sept 14, 2:00 pm at Ziggies in Denver – The top two bands advance to finals on Oct 12
40 Below Zero
Erik Boa & The Constrictors
BANDS PRELIM - Sept 21, 2:00 pm at Ziggies in Denver – The top two bands advance to finals on Oct 12
Dr Izzy Band
Michael Hornbuckle Band
King Stan Band
Randall Dubis Band
SOLO/DUO FINAL – Oct 5, 2:00 pm at Ziggies in Denver – The top act advances to IBC in Memphis
Doc & The Devil
Erik Boa & Jodie
Mojo Medicine Show
BAND FINAL – Oct 12, 2:00 pm at Ziggies in Denver – The top band advances to IBC in Memphis
CLICK HERE TO READ THE COMPLETE RULES
Best of luck to all these great blues acts!
HOHNER ROADSHOW IN LAFAYETTE ON AUGUST 26
MHBS member Ronnie Shellist will be presenting a Hohner Roadshow at Lafayette Music on August 25, 5 to 8 pm. Ronnie will perform (along with Nic Clark) , demonstrate Hohner harmonicas, and teach mad blues harp skills. It's free and fun. Check it out.
THE BLUES STORE IS OPEN - MHBS T-SHIRTS ARE HERE
The Mile High Blues Society Store is Open for Business! You can order one of our very cool, high quality MHBS T-shirts. Prompt shipment via USPS Priority Mail. Show your colors; visit the store HERE.
THE MILE HIGH BLUES SOCIETY JAM AT ZIGGIES
The MHBS presents Denver's coolest blues jam every Sunday nght at Ziggies -- twice named Denvers best blues jam by Westword, the local music and entertainment weekly.. The host band alternates between Doc Brown's Blues Band and The Blues Allstars. Check the Shows calendar page to see who is hosting. Blues starts at jams, and our jams are always free and fun. Bring yer axe n Let's Boogie! Check out jams and gigs at the MHBS Shows calendar.
MHBS GIG ZONE
Are you a blues player looking for a gig, or a band looking for a player? Post a message in the Gig Zone! It's the best way to get hooked up with the right people in the Denver blues scene. Check it out.
SIGN UP NOW! SUPPORT LIVE LOCAL BLUES
Membership has its benefits! You will receive the "Blues Insider" newsletter, with news and reviews. Members get a discount on tickets to shows and invitations to members-only events presented by The Mile High Blues Society, among other perks. As an MHBS member you will be a strong supporter and advocate for local blues.
Membership starts at only $15, Please click here to get started.
REACH OUT TO THE DENVER BLUES COMMUNITY!
Do you want to promote your business or event to the Denver blues scene? You can place display ads in The Blues Insider newsletter and here on the MHBS website for as little as $20 per month. Reach thousands of devoted local blues fans. Contact us at email@example.com to get started.