Road To Memphis Local Band Challenge - Call for Entries

Attention - Blues Musicians

The deadline to register for this years challenge is Wednesday April 1/20 - 11:59 p.m. EST

The qualifying rounds are Wednesday April 22, 29 and the final Saturday May 9.

The entire event is being held…


Maple Blues Awards - Sapphire Video Award

A new edition to the Maple Blues Awards program is the inaugural Sapphire Video Award. Sapphire has one single category and both live performance and staged production/interpretive videos were excepted.

The winner of the Sapphire Video Award was Miss Emily…

The Ottawa Blues Society - 2019 Blues Heart Award

Since 1998, the Ottawa Blues Society has annually presented the Blues Heart Award to an individual or an organization that has made an outstanding contribution to fostering appreciation and awareness of Blues music.

This year's recipient is Liz Sykes who…

Road To Memphis Local Blues Challenge - Finals - Results

Winner of the Solo/Duo Category - Megan Laurence & Lucas Haneman

Winner of the Band Category - HoRoJo

Thank you to all the participants, OBS members, friends, family, volunteers and sponsors who made this event a huge success.

Stay tuned…

Road To Memphis Local Blues Challenge - Finals - Tonight

7:00 - Bella Cat (Duo)

7:35 - Al Tambay (Duo)

8:10 - Bonecat (Duo)

8:45 - Megan Laurence & Lucas Haneman (duo)

9:20 - Spencer Scharf (Solo)

9:55 - HoRoJo (Band)

10:30 - Joe McDonald & The Walkin' Hawks (Band)


Road To Memphis Local Blues Challenge - Round 3 - Tonight


7:00 - J'Ukebox George & The Jumbleberry Kid

7:35 - Ambre McLean

8:10 - DB Cohen

8:45 - Joe McDonald & The Walkin' Hawks

9:20 - Megan Laurence & Lucas Haneman

Overflow Brewing Company

2477 Kaladar Avenue

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