KBS Solo/Duo Competition -- HAVE YOU SENT IN YOUR APPLICATION YET?? DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN WIN $750.00 AND STUDIO TIME AT ALFRESCO'S?? AND REPRESENT KBS IN THE INTERNATIONAL BLUES CHALLENGE IN MEMPHIS!!!
(Note: Tthis event post replaces the previous post from Elaine Hoffman Hertweck )
This contest is a qualifying round with an automatic berth in the Blues Foundation's Annual International Blues Challenge held in Memphis each year (Tue, Jan 31 thru Sat, Feb 4, 2017). KBS uses the Blues Foundation's rules and scoring as the basis for our competition. For the Blues Foundation's complete set of rules, visit the IBC Section of the Blues Foundation's Web Site (http://blues.org/).
The KBS Blues Challenge is open to any Kentuckiana blues performer or act who is at least 21 years of age (see Youth Category for under 21 ), whose name has never appeared on a final Handy Award ballot and whose act did not win the KBS contest the previous year.
Acts must submit a minimum of 20 minutes of music. We will accept Audio CD's or MP3's (which may be submitted electronically or via internet links).
ENTRY FEE $25.00 ** DEADLINE FOR ENTRY SEPT 6
go to http://kbsblues.org/contest.htm
for additional information and entry form.
We limit the geography of the acts to the boundaries of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and areas close to Louisville (75 miles +/-). You must reside in or regularly play in Kentucky or Southern Indiana. In the event of a controversial entry or too many entries, final selection will be made by a committee of KBS Board Members. If you have any questions, please ask.