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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

Atlanta Blues Challenge

Atlanta Blues Challenge

Atlanta Blues Challenge Canceled for 2020 The Atlanta Blues Challenge is the Atlanta Blues Society’s competition to choose who will represent us in the International Blues...

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Save our Stages

Save our Stages

Time is running out to Save our Stages The mission of the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) is to preserve and nurture the ecosystem of independent live music venues...

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New Gold Sponsor!

New Gold Sponsor!

Hasner Law P.C. Atlanta’s Top Rated Injury Lawyers Over 80 years of experience helping personal Injury and workers’ compensation accident victims. At Hasner Law, our personal...

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New WABE Program

New WABE Program

WABE 90.1 FM Announces New Weekend ProgramAmerican Routes, Sundays at 7 pmThis two-hour program is hosted by Nick Spitzer, a folklorist and professor of anthropology at Tulane...

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Happy Birthday to WRFG!

Happy Birthday to 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 Georgia Announcment

COVID-19 Georgia Announcment

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: AMERF

New Friend of the ABS: AMERF

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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2020 Independent Blues Awards

2020 Independent 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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Time to Renew Your Membership!

Time to Renew Your Membership!

Our regular membership year runs from March 1 thru February 28 (in this case Feb 29). If you have not yet renewed your membership, please consider renewing online – just go to...

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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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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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