Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

2013 Winter Blues Fest

2013 Winter Blues Fest

January 26, 2013 at the Downtown Marriott in Des Moines. 10 acts on 6 different stages! This multi-band event will culminate with an After Hours Jam in the Des Moines Ballroom. Get tickets at the door! Get the lineup and details here…

MORE >>

Protected: Minutes – Jan 2013

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

MORE >>
Blues Blowout Feb. 9

Blues Blowout Feb. 9

The Friends of KHKE/KUNI are presenting their annual Blues Blowout on Feb. 9 at Waterloo’s Electric Park Ballroom. The show will feature Lil’ Ed and the Blues Imperials and Ana Popovic. The doors open at 7 pm and the show starts at 8 pm. Tickets will be available at Bob’s Guitars in Cedar Falls, Luke’s […]

MORE >>
Board Election Meeting Monday, Feb 11

Board Election Meeting Monday, Feb 11

Reminder to CIBS members: General Membership meeting coming up Monday, February 11, at Zimm’s on Ingersoll. Game time is 7pm. Come out and wish Lynette a happy birthday and thank her for many years of service on the Board. We will be electing a new Board with several new members. Please come voice your opinion […]

MORE >>

Scot Sutherland Nominated for Major Award

Congratulations to Des Moines’ own Scot Sutherland, nominated for the Blues Music Awards (BMA) in the Instrumentalist-Bass category. The awards event brings together Blues performers, industry representatives and fans from all over the world to celebrate the best in Blues recordings and performances from the previous year. Each year, the Foundation presents The Blues Music […]

MORE >>

CIBS sponsors Kevin Burt at “I’ll Make Me a World”

CIBS sponsors well-known local musician and Blues Educator Kevin ‘BF’ Burt at “I’ll Make Me a World in Iowa.” Kevin will be presenting workshops during Education Day on Jan. 25 between 9am and 2pm at Hy-Vee Hall. He is recognized as one of the Midwest’s top blues heritage educators, providing his blues education program as […]

MORE >>