ARBA congratulates MBAS submission Lloyd Spiegel for a well deserved finals placing in the Blues Foundation 2016 Best Self-Produced CD Awards and second round contestant, our own Zkye Blue for their placing, guys you were definitely in the running,...Next year!
The Blues Foundation is excited to share with you that the following discs have advanced to the FINAL round of judging for the 2016 Best Self-Produced CD Competition:
ARBA, as a proud affiliate of the Blues Foundation also heartily congratulate Zkye Blue with South Australia's entry Zkye Blue Live at Mixmasters Vol. I.
Sydney Blues Societies, Isaiah B Brunt, who will be touring S.A. in March also gets a guernsey for Just the Way That It Goes.
Both CDs reaching round two amongst a huge field of entries from around the Blues globe, in a close and tough competition.
Well done Australia!
Adelaide Roots and Blue Association – Zkye Blue, Zkye Blue Live at Mixmasters Vol. I
Arkansas River Blues Society – Steve Hester and Deja Voodoo, Self-Titled
Blues Society of Omaha – Dave Steen & Jailhouse Tattoo, Town Full of
Canal Bank Shuffle – David Gogo, Vicksburg Call
Central Delaware Blues Society – Sam Cockrell, Trying to Make a Living Playing My Guitar
Central Iowa Blues Society – Rob Lumbard, Blues in a Bottle
DC Blues Society – Reggie Wayne Morris, Don’t Bring Me Daylight
France Blues – Roland Tchakounte, ngueme & Smiling Blues
Houston Blues Society – Brad Absher & Swamp Royle, Lucky Dog
Kentuckiana Blues Society – The Stella Vees, Don’t Tell Me Your Name
Kentucky Blues Society – The Saints, Energy Packed Rhythm and Blues Band
Long Island Blues Society – Ebony jo-Ann, Please Save Your Love for Me
Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society – Lloyd Spiegel, Double Live Set
Memphis Blues Society – Corte, Seasoned Soul
Mile High Blues Society – Hector Anchondo Band, Young Guns
Montreal Blues Society – Michael Jerome Browne, Sliding Delta
Polish Blues Association – The Blues Nightshift, Back To the Roots
Russellville Blues Society – The Beat Daddys, Hoodoo that we do
Slovakblues – Juraj Schweigert, Novelty Shop
Smoky Mountain Blues Society – Romeo Kings, American Music – Southern Groove
South Florida Blues Society – Barndon’s Blues, Joey Gilmore
South Skunk Blues Society – Matt Woods, Sawdust and Gasoline
Suncoast Blues Society – TC Carr& Bolts of Blue, TC Carr& Bolts of Blue
Sydney Blues Society – Isaiah B Brunt, Just the Way That It Goes
The Golden Gate Blues Society – John Maxwell, Blues for Evangeline
Topeka Blues Society – The 800s, Another Midnight
Toronto Blues Society – Sugar Brown, Poor Lazarus
Washington Blues Society – Robin Barrett & Coyote Kings, Howl