Learn more about the Blues and the International Blues Challenge competition.
Our next IBC competition will be held on October 14, 2018. The deadline for band entries is midnight Friday, October 5, 2018. Late entries will not be accepted.
Click on the CDBS logo to learn more about our local Blues Foundation affiliate competition and download our entry application.
Barrelhouse displaying the coveted "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis in 2018 representing CDBS.
This video, taken by Tim Ward, was the second day performance by Barrelhouse at "Jerry Lawler's Hall of Fame Bar and Grille" on Beale St in Memphis.
This is a composite video taken (I presume) by Jon Hays parents. Their performance was at the "Kings Palace" on Beale St. in Memphis.
Our very first entry into the International Blues Challenge competition!!!! lower case blues displaying the "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis in 2015 representing CDBS. Oh and by the way they made it to the semi-finals that year!
This is the "lower case blues" winning performance at the Central Delaware Blues Society earning them a trip to Memphis in January 2015.