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… to the Atlanta Blues Society

Live Blues Music

The Atlanta Blues Society provides complete listings for blues venues
all around the Greater Atlanta area.

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Keeping the Blues Alive

We are proud recipients of the 2019
Keeping the Blues Alive Award

WELCOME!

We are happy to introduce our redesigned website. Please click around and learn more about the Atlanta Blues scene and the great local blues musicians who make it possible. Don’t miss the Calendar, loaded with Atlanta area blues music (and web streaming listings). Check out the Music Reviews and the front page Blues News (below). Leave us a Comment, or chip in and become a Member or Sponsor!

Blues News

Happy Birthday, WRFG!

Happy Birthday, WRFG!

Happy Birthday WRFG!WRFG 89.3FM: A Community Resource Marks 47 Years On Air! For almost five decades, WRFG has proudly been "listener-sponsored and supported" because the...

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COVID-19 Awareness

COVID-19 Awareness

Gov. Brian Kemp signed an executive order June 11 that relaxes more restrictions put in place since April to stem the spread of Covid-19, including no limits on the...

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New Friend of the ABS!

New Friend of the ABS!

Atlanta Musicians Emergency Relief Fund (AMERF) AMERF exists in order to provide emergency aid to deserving professional musicians from among Atlanta’s musical community. The...

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Indy Blues Awards

Indy Blues Awards

The 2020 Independent Blues Awards nominations are now in and ready for you to vote on. We do things a bit different than other awards in that we give you the opportunity to...

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William Bell Nominated by the NEA

William Bell Nominated by the NEA

We are very excited and honored to announce that William Bell, our 2015 Honorary Lifetime Membership Recipient, has been selected as a 2020 National Endowment for the Arts...

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The ABS Blues Video of the Week

The ABS Blues Video of the Week

Here’s a little something to keep you entertained while you shelter… We are going to start posting legacy videos of Atlanta blues artists, some shot at our Atlanta Blue...

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GABBAfest 2020 Postponed

GABBAfest 2020 Postponed

The year 2020 has sure been a strange one, wouldn’t we all agree? Who would’ve thought that the world would be threatened by a pandemic which has affected so many lives, and our...

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The Blues Foundation Statement

The Blues Foundation Statement

“This moment of grief can also be a moment of purpose."– Brittany Packnett Cunningham The Blues is an African American art form, originally created as an artistic expression and...

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ISC 2019 Winners Announced

ISC 2019 Winners Announced

International Songwriter Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its 2019 winners. Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to all the amazing songwriters who entered...

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The ABS Blue Flame Fund

The ABS Blue Flame Fund

The Blue Flame Fund is an ancillary fund of the Atlanta Blues Society (ABS), funded specifically for the purpose of helping local musicians and other members of the Atlanta blues...

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Summer Update from Delta Moon

Summer Update from Delta Moon

Hi, I hope you’re doing well. The times just keep getting stranger, but I’ve got to tell you the weather here is beautiful. The sky is blue. The birds are singing. We also have a...

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Frank Hamilton Summer Term

Frank Hamilton Summer Term

Register now for Summer Term!Our Summer Term starts on Monday, June 22nd. We have more class options so we can all keep learning and playing together safely until we can meet...

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Sometimes, we will move older items from the front page to the Archives Page.
If there is an item you would like to review and you don’t see it here, check the archives!

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