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!
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE DENVER BLUES CHALLENGE
Denver Area Blues Acts: You can now apply for entry into the Denver Blues Challenge: The Road to Memphis. This is Denver's official preliminary to the International Blues Challenge.
Dates: Bands – Prelims Sept 14, 21, 28 – Finals Oct 12, 2014. Solo/Duo – Oct 5, 2014
Step One: Download all five pages of the application:
IBC App Page One
IBC App Page Two
IBC App Page Three
IBC App Page Four
IBC App Page Five
Step Two: Print the pages out. Read the entire app carefully. Fill in all the required information.
Step Three: The entry fee for each blues act is $40 *AND* you must be a Band member of the Mile High Blues Society. You can join the MHBS HERE. Send the completed application and a check for the $40 entry fee (made out to "Mile High Blues Society") to this address:
Mile High Blues Society
4255 S. Buckley Rd #163
Aurora, CO 80013
The entry deadline is August 1. 2014. After that date we will contact you with information about the venue you will be playing.
Thanks and Break a Leg! We'd love to hang with you in Memphis next January.
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.