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2011 Iowa Blues Challenge - Solo/Duo

2011 Iowa Blues Challenge – Solo/Duo

August 28 @ 4PM at Zimm’s Food & Spirits

The Solo/Duo Entries in the Order of Performance are… Pat & J.D., Soulful Security Duo, Terry Shropshire, Johnny Pizano, bella soul, Burnside and George, and Bryce Janey

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Protected: Minutes – Jul 2011

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CIBS News – July 2011

Congratulations! Big congrats go out to Dan Kopatich and Kim Gunnes on the April 28 birth of their beautiful son Theo (William Gunnes) Kopatich. We look forward to seeing you all Bluesin’ soon. Thanks, Thanks and More Thanks CIBS would […]

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Protected: Minutes – Jun 2011

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Summer Fun - June 18!

Summer Fun – June 18!

The Iowa Juneteenth Observance finale, “Neighbors Day”, is scheduled to take place in the expansive Evelyn Davis Park, located at 14th and Forest Ave. in Des Moines, on June 18, from noon to 7:00 pm. The feature of this year’s […]

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CIBS News – June 2011

Thanks, Thanks! CIBS would like to give big corporate thanks to for Music Circuit Presentations, Inc for their continued support and faith in CIBS by renewing as corporate sponsors for the 14th year. We appreciate all the great Blues you […]

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Protected: Minutes – May 2011

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Robert Cray and Guests Announced

Robert Cray and Guests Announced

Opening Acts for the upcoming Robert Cray show on May 21, 2011 at the 7 Flags event Center in Clive are Des Moines’ own Voodoo 3 and Bella Soul. The show starts with Voodoo 3 at 8 PM followed by […]

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CIBS News – May 2011

Thanks, Thanks and More Thanks CIBS would like to a BIG thank you to Newmark Vending Services (Kevin & Kori Bodtke) for renewing again as corporate sponsors. Your support of CIBS is greatly appreciated. Their business takes care of many […]

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Candymakers Win 2011 Iowa Blues Challenge

Candymakers Win 2011 Iowa Blues Challenge

Congratulations to The Candymakers, winners of the 2011 Iowa Blues Challenge held April 3 at The Muddy Waters in Bettendorf. This 8 piece Quad-Cities band received $500 cash plus $1,200 travel expenses to Memphis as our local representative at the […]

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Protected: Minutes – Apr 2011

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CIBS News – April 2011

New Corporate Sponsor The Central Iowa Blues Society is proud to have Summit Brewing as a sponsor along with Budweiser and Doll Distributing of Des Moines. Summit Brewing Company started in 1986 in St Paul MN and is the brainchild […]

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2011 Iowa Blues Challenge - Band

2011 Iowa Blues Challenge – Band

Congratulations to The Candymakers, winners of the 2011 Iowa Blues Challenge held April 3 at The Muddy Waters in Bettendorf. This 8 piece Quad-Cities band received $500 cash plus $1,200 travel expenses to Memphis as our local representative at the […]

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Protected: Minutes – Mar 2011

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CIBS News – March 2011

Thanks! A big CIBS thanks goes out to Terry Cole for his generous contribution to KCCK 88.3 radio as a friend of CIBS. CIBS received many mentions for the Winter BluesFest through this contribution. KCCK broadcasts out of Cedar Rapids […]

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