Best Self-Produced CD Chosen

Best Self-Produced CD Chosen

The ABS has selected the CD we will sending to the Blues Foundation for the Best Self-Produced CD Competition. We have chosen the CD put out by Hughes Taylor, Modern Nostalgia. Modern Nostalgia is the 4th studio album from Hughes Taylor and is his best yet. Recorded...
New ABS Gold Sponsor: Vista Vibes

New ABS Gold Sponsor: Vista Vibes

Welcome our new Gold ABS Sponsor venue,Vista Vibes Restaurant in Tucker, GA Vista Vibes Restaurant is a classy, roomy venue that provides great food, drinks, and live music. The menu features Southern inspired classics and chef inspired specialty items. They have a...
2021 Atlanta Blues Challenge

2021 Atlanta Blues Challenge

The 2021 Atlanta Blues Challenge was held on Sunday, the 29th at Madlife Stage & Studios in Woodstock GA and it was a blast! Solo performers wowed the audience with their skill and focus, and then the bands came out with stunning energy and polished performances....
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 community that are in need.  Established in 2010, the Blue Flame Fund was originally...
New Sponsor: The Magnolia Lounge

New Sponsor: The Magnolia Lounge

Magnolia Lounge The Magnolia Lounge is an “Upscale Ambiance” bar & restaurant, providing a relaxing evening with friends and a night of dancing with Live DJs, Hookahs, Great Food, and lots of fun! They also have a great stage and a great space for live...
New Friend of the ABS: Simply Awesome

New Friend of the ABS: Simply Awesome

Simply Awesome Entertainment…for the Olde School Soul in you! Simply Awesome Entertainment is for the “Olde School Soul” in You. Bringing together like- minded souls that appreciate Simply Awesome Entertainment for their listening ear in an environment of...
Blues & Beyond: Garrett Collins

Blues & Beyond: Garrett Collins

Great article on our ABS Musician Sponsor Garrett CollinsBlues & Beyond: No Looking BackBy Hal Horowitz, Creative Loafing. After weathering the worst year in music, Garrett Collins prepares for his next act. Collins, who grew up in a musical family, discovered the...
2021 ABS Membership News

2021 ABS Membership News

2020 has been a bust from the get-go. So many of us are hurting — either unemployed, working on reduced pay or hours, not having gigs to play or venues at which to play them, or not having enough customers at our businesses — if we’ve been lucky...