International Blues Challenge

2017 IBC Winners - Barrelhouse

Barrelhouse will represent the Central Delaware Blues Society in Memphis January 16 - 20, 2018.

Blues Foundation International Blues Challenge Information

Learn more about the Blues and the International Blues Challenge competition. 

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 download our entry application.

October 15, 2017

Zach Lees and Jon Hay - Youth Showcase

Zach Lees and Jon Hay being presented the IBC Youth Showcase award from CDBS. 

Barrelhouse - 2017 IBC winners

Barrelhouse displaying the coveted "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis to represent CDBS January 16 - 20, 2018.

October 16, 2016

Radka Kasparcova

A promotional photograph of Radka Kasparvova from her latest CD. Radka represented CDBS becoming our very first youth showcase representative in Memphis.  

Tom Craig and Soul Patch - 2016 IBC Winners

Tom Craig and Soul Patch displaying the "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis representing CDBS.

October 18, 2015

The Anthony "Swamp Dog" Clark Band

Anthony "Swamp Dog" Clark and his band displaying the "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis representing CDBS. 

October 19, 2014

lower case blues (LCB)

Our very first entry into the International Blues Challenge competition!!!! lower case blues  displaying the "Beale Street" sign signifying they are going to Memphis representing CDBS.  Oh and by the way they made it to the semi-finals that year! 

lower case blues winning performance