Welcome to the Central Delaware Blues Society

Where our motto is: "You don't play the Blues, You let it out!" 


Jams or shows every Thursday night 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM. 

Donate to the Central Delaware Blues Society

The Central Delaware Blues Society is an official 501-(c)3 non-profit corporation dedicated to the preservation of Americas native musical art form, the Blues. 


We are a proud affiliate of the Blues Foundation and support their efforts on a national and international basis.     

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August 16th

Frank Bang and the Cook County Kings

August 16, 2018


Frank Bang and the Cook County Kings appearing at Jonathan's Landing for the first time.   


Frank Bang, who is born and raised in Chicago, worked his way up through the ranks to play with Blues Master and Legend Buddy Guy. As Buddy’s guitar player for 5 years “I always was the blues guitarist in every band I played in, no matter Funk, or Rock …
“I was always the Blues guy in the band.”    


Special Pricing - $10.00 for everyone! 

August 29th 6-9PM

Cancer Patients Food Pantry Benefit featuring Bonerama and the Billy Pierce Band

  

Hey, we have an awesome event coming August 29th!!!

  

We're having a benefit for the Cancer Patients Food Pantry at Union Hospital and our friends Bonerama are bringing their New Orleans Funk Rock Brass sound to help us out!


The show is from 6-9PM on Wednesday, August 29 -- Doors at 5PM at Lee's Landing Dock Bar, 600 Rowland Drive, Port Deposit, MD.  Come on out by car, bike or boat!!!


The Billy Pierce Band will open the show!!


Tickets are $25 ($20 with a food donation for the food pantry).  The ticket price includes a buffet provided by Lee's Landing.  Cash bar is available.


You can get tickets online at EventBrite or contact Kelli via email.or phone: 443-691-2512.  


This will be a rain or shine event.  We can move the show undercover in the event of rain!


Advanced tickets may be purchased by calling Kelli Tome (443-691-2512) or email Kelli at Kelli.Tome@Comcast.Net

Sunday September 23rd 1:00pm - 4:30pm

5th Annual Blues Cruisin' Lunch aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia

 

Hey Boys & Girls,

We're very pleased to announce the 5th annual Blues Cruisin' Lunch aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia


We have a great lineup of many of the top Blues artists from the area, along with one of the top female Blues artists from Canada, providing some great live Blues. 


This year, we'll be shoving off on Sunday, September 23. As in the past, passengers will enjoy 3 1/2 hours of live Blues aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia, a fine buffet lunch and an open bar for beer, wine and soft drinks.


Once again, our All Star Blues Revue includes some great local Blues artists headlining the show. Our house band features some of the area's finest Blues musicians who will be backing our featured headliners including:


This will be another great afternoon cruising the Delaware River that you won't want to miss!

We've sold out for the past three years, so you don't want to wait too long before getting your tickets. You don't want to miss this -- we'll see you on the boat! Get you tickets here https://bluescruisin2018.brownpapertickets.com/


Later,

Buddy Cleveland
Blues Collaborative

CLICK HERE for some photos from last year's great cruise!

Saturday, October 13th 2018 at 12:00 pm

Blue Earl Brewing in partnership with the Central Delaware Blues Society present the ...

Blue Soul Fest is a celebration of the blues, and all things Craft Beer, Music and Food featuring six live national, regional and local bands, plus awesome local food trucks TBA.


Blue Earl Brewing is hosting a magnificent sensory extravaganza guaranteed to soothe your soul! Announcing the 4th Annual “Blue Soul Fest – Blues Festival” featuring Blue Earl’s finest Craft Beer, amazing Food Trucks and six spectacular blues bands performing on one awesome outdoor stage at Blue Earl from 12 – 7 PM on Saturday, October 13th, 2018.


There will also be a biergarten, and a tasty selection of awesome eats provided by a few of the areas finest food trucks. In addition, Blue Earl’s tasting room will be open for those that just want to soak up some suds while listening to some cool blues. A very special Blue Soul Fest beer will be released at this grand event. Event T-shirts and glassware plus much more!


2018 Performances

INTERNATIONAL BLUES CHALLENGE COMPETITION OCTOBER 14, 2018

Central Delaware Blues Society International Blues Challenge Information

 

Our next IBC competition will be held on October 14, 2018


Click on the CDBS logo to learn more about  our local Blues Foundation affiliate competition and to visit our "IBC Competition" page to download our IBC entry application.

Our Society

Join the Central Delaware Blues Society

The Central Delaware Blues Society helps to promote and grow Blues Music. If you live in Delaware, Eastern shore of Maryland / Virginia or just love the Blues, join us. We want to expose as many people as we can to Blues Music and support national and local Blues musicians. 


You don't play the Blues, you let it out!

Donate to Central Delaware Blues Society

The Central Delaware Blues Society is an official 501-(c)3 non-profit corporation dedicated to the preservation of Americas native musical art form, the Blues. 


We are a proud affiliate of the Blues Foundation and support their efforts on a national and international basis.  

Bring Your USO Donations

The CentralDelaware Blues Society collects donations for the USO wishlist at every jam and show. 


What the USO needs:

Individually packed nuts, Instant Oatmeal, Keurig Cups (of coffee, tea, and hot cocoa), 12 Oz. Coffee Cups, Individually packaged Fruit Cups and Trail Mix. Chap Stick, Water, Coffee Creamer and Sugar Substitutes.