Iowa Blues Hall of Fame

 

Inductees
select a name to learn more about each

The Iowa Blues Hall Of Fame
mission is to recognize and honor
our Iowa Blues heritage.

The Iowa Blues Hall of Fame display is located at
Hawkeye Elks Lodge #160
1401 Walker Street
Des Moines, IA

Inductee Criteria &
Selection Process

CRITERIA – For consideration, the nominee must meet the following minimum conditions

  • Be rooted in a Blues genre style
  • Born OR held residency in the state of Iowa
  • Began playing professionally 30 or more years ago. Non-performing nominees are those that began serving a significant role in supporting and promoting the genre 30 or more years ago

SUBMISSIONS – Please make your submissions to your area Blues Society representative. Submissions need to include the following:

  • Biography information
  • At least one photo (more if available). Can be hard copy print or emailed in .jpeg format (prints will be returned)
  • Website links (if available)
  • Any available CD’s or recorded materials (will be returned)

NOMINATIONS – To suggest a nominee contact your Blues Society representative. CIBS contact info HERE

SELECTION – All submissions are considered and inductees are chosen by the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame Committee.