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26 05, 2020

WBS General Fund Fundraiser/Letter From The President

By |2020-05-26T10:10:24-07:00May 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on WBS General Fund Fundraiser/Letter From The President

Power Of Numbers   Hi Blues Fans, The last few months I have asked you all, members and friends, of the Washington Blues Society to do all you can to support our local musicians and other members of our communities and I am happy and proud to say many of you have done so and [...]

24 05, 2020

Message from WBS President Tony Frederickson on 2020 BB’ Awards

By |2020-05-24T19:04:38-07:00May 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Message from WBS President Tony Frederickson on 2020 BB’ Awards

To our 2020 Best of the Blues Award nominees: First of all, we want to express our sadness and condolences to all of the members of our music family who have been impacted or have loved ones affected by the coronavirus. We also want to remind you there is help available to artists and musicians [...]

11 05, 2020

HELP SUPPORT MUSICIANS IN NEED at Keeping The Blues Alive

By |2020-05-11T17:41:51-07:00May 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HELP SUPPORT MUSICIANS IN NEED at Keeping The Blues Alive

HELP JOE SUPPORT MUSICIANS IN NEED 100% of your donations will go directly to helping musicians : https://keeping-the-blues-alive.networkforgood.com/projects/97432-fueling-musicians-program The Fueling Musicians Program is an emergency relief plan for touring musicians affected by the COVID-19 crisis. This initiative is designed to fuel musicians by providing financial assistance for essential living expenses such as food, shelter, and more. Fueling Musicians provides [...]

21 04, 2020

MAY 2020 Blues Letter early PDF edition available w C19 resources

By |2020-04-21T14:56:30-07:00April 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MAY 2020 Blues Letter early PDF edition available w C19 resources

MAY 2020 Blues Letter NOW available In an effort to share resources during the pandemic crisis an early edition of the  MAY 2020 edition of the Washington Blues Society "BLUES LETTER"  is now available as a PDF click the link here  to download: https://wablues.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/2020-May-Bluesletter-Final-for-Email.pdf Updated resources for aid on Page 20.

18 03, 2020

Resource Guide for Music Professionals Who Need Help During Coronavirus Crisis

By |2020-04-19T17:48:05-07:00March 18th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Resource Guide for Music Professionals Who Need Help During Coronavirus Crisis

Resource Guide for Music Professionals Who Need Help During Coronavirus Crisis Coronavirus Resources Update from Billboard.com Link to national resources:  https://www.billboard.com/articles/business/9337908/coronavirus-resource-guide-music-professionals-help   National: American Association of Independent Music A2IM is surveying indie music companies about how the coronavirus pandemic is disrupting their businesses. The results will inform the organization’s discussions with the New York Mayor’s [...]

17 03, 2020

MusiCares® have established the COVID-19 Relief Fund

By |2020-03-17T13:01:32-07:00March 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MusiCares® have established the COVID-19 Relief Fund

In recent weeks, COVID-19 has devastated our music community, leaving thousands of music creators and professionals without work and an uncertain future. The Recording Academy® and its affiliated charitable foundation MusiCares® have established the COVID-19 Relief Fund to help our peers in the music community affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. While the Recording Academy is best known [...]

15 03, 2020

coronavirus announcement

By |2020-03-15T22:52:38-07:00March 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on coronavirus announcement

coronavirus announcement Washington Blues Society Published SUNDAY March 15 2020   The Washington Blues Society has received a notification that an attendee of the Blues Bash at CCR in Snohomish on Tuesday March 10th has since tested positive for the covid 19 virus. Please be advised if you attended the event to be on the [...]

10 03, 2020

Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program supports Washington Blues Society

By |2020-03-10T17:15:05-07:00March 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program supports Washington Blues Society

Where Shopping & Giving Unite Support your favorite nonprofit just by shopping at Fred Meyer with your Rewards Card. We’re donating over $2 million each year - up to $550,000 each quarter - to the local schools, community organizations and nonprofits of your choice. All you have to do is link your Rewards Card and [...]

3 02, 2020

BEST of the BLUES Ballots VOTE NOW

By |2020-02-03T12:56:33-08:00February 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BEST of the BLUES Ballots VOTE NOW

2020 BEST of the BLUES AWARDS VOTE NOW !! The Ballots are now available On Page 31. of the FEB 2020 BLUES LETTER OR Download this PDF https://wablues.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2020-BB-Ballot.pdf  Current Blues Society Members can scan the ballot and email your Vote to: Membership@wablues.org  Ballots are Due by midnight March 10th 2020 If you are Not A [...]

20 11, 2019

Thanks For A Successful BLUES INVASION

By |2019-11-20T15:48:19-08:00November 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thanks For A Successful BLUES INVASION

The Officers of the Washington Blues Society would like to issue a giant THANK YOU to all who attended and all the volunteers and musicians for another successful Snohomish Blues Invasion. In its tenth year, the Snohomish Blues Invasion is now one of the largest events we produce all year and is THE largest fundraiser [...]