MEMPHIS, TN: International Blues Challenge 2015 including MS blues acts


1/20-24 – International Blues Challenge (IBC)
Memphis, TN
http://www.blues.org/international-blues-challenge/2015-international-blues-challenge/
PerBLUES FOUNDATION: “The 2015 International Blues Challenge will be the31st year of Blues musicians from around the world competing for cash,prizes, and industry recognition. The Blues Foundation will present the31st International Blues Challenge January 20- January 24, 2015 inMemphis, TN. The world’s largest gathering of Blues acts represents aninternational search by The Blues Foundation and its AffiliatedOrganizations for the Blues Band and Solo/Duo Blues Act ready to taketheir act to the international stage. In 2014, 255 acts entered, fillingthe clubs up and down Beale Street for the quarter-finals on Wednesdayand Thursday, the semi-finals on Friday and the finals at the OrpheumTheater on Saturday. We will have at least that many in 2015.”