2013 Halloween Costume Party Winner

Congratulations goes out to the winners of our inaugural Halloween Costume Party.

Thank you to our sponsor, Reactor Watches for presenting our winners with beautiful watches for best costume. Most importantly, Thank you to everyone who came out and made our event a HUGE success!

3rd Annual Toy Drive for Casa Pacifica

The Ventura County Blues Society and Hi-Hat Entertainment present The 3rd Annual Toy Drive for Casa Pacifica, Saturday, December 7th at Yolies Fresh Mexican Grill. Doors open at 7, show starts at 8pm, featuring Michael John and The Bottom Line, Pete Anderson, Dave Widow, Tommy Marsh, Morganfield Brunette and more! Suggested donation: $12 or unwrapped toy of equal value.

Delgado Brothers play Blues at The Chop Shop

Saturday Jan 11th

Delgado Brothers Delgado Brothers 9:00PM http://www.delgadobrothers.com/

with a special opening set by Crooked Eye Tommy 7:00PM Crooked Eye Tommy

VCBS Sunday Afternoon Summer Concert Series

at the Olivas Adobe in Ventura

Ventura County Blues Society partnered with the City of Ventura to bring you these amazing shows. Get discount tickets by becoming a VCBS member.
Karen Lovely comes to the 9th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival

Sunday September 7th, 2014

KAREN LOVELY
Those of you that attended the 9th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival got a sample of Karen Lovely and know whats to come for this show. Karen Lovely shot onto the blues scene out of the Pacific Northwest like Stack O' Lee's .44 placing 2nd at the 2010 International Blues Challenge followed by three 2011 Blues Music Award Nominations for BEST CONTEMPORARY BLUES FEMALE ARTIST, BEST CONTEMPORARY BLUES ALBUM and BEST SONG for her sophomore release STILL THE RAIN. Get tickets...

Coco Montoya CD Release Party - June 27th

FRIDAY JUNE 27TH CD Release Party Legendary Guitarist Coco Montoya and His Band will be celebrating the release of their new Live Double CD - "Songs From The Road" Buy your tickets now, limited seating. $15.00 in advance - Click here for tickets!

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Band Challenge

Preston Smith Preston Smith and The Crocodiles win the Ventura County Blues Society Band challenge and will be going to Memphis Tennessee to represent the Society at the 2013 International Blues Challenge.

Dave Widow

Waiting For The World To End

The Blues Foundation announced 'Waiting For The World To End' by Dave Widow of the Ventura County Blues Society as one of five finalists chosen from approximately eighty submissions from blues societies around the globe.

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An International Blues Challenge Celebration, July 20th

AN INTERNATIONAL BLUES CHALLENGE CELEBRATION FEATURING THREE BANDS FROM SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Lightnin' Willie , Crooked Eye Tommy and The Mikey Mo Band

Every year the Blues Foundation in Memphis Tennessee holds an annual International Blues Challenge, bands come from all over the world to compete.

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Karen Lovely plays VCBS Summer Concert Series, Sept 7th

Those of you that attended the 9th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival got a sample of Karen Lovely and know whats to come for this show.

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Sunday August 17th - Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers

Rod Piazza, considered one of the preeminent harmonica players around, has become a commanding presence at the forefront of today's blues scene. Billboard has also called him "a star contemporary blues songwriter, as well as the star musician verging on a broader breakthrough."

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Band Challenge

Preston Smith Preston Smith and The Crocodiles win the Ventura County Blues Society Band challenge and will be going to Memphis Tennessee to represent the Society at the 2013 International Blues Challenge.

Videos

Our winner of the VCBS Band Challenge Preston Smith and the Crocodiles heads to Memphis to compete in the 2013 International Blues Challenge

 

Clips of all the bands who competed at the 2012 VCBS Band Challenge

 

Mickey Jones talks about the Ventura County Blues Society

 

Michael John chats with Kelly Z

 

Jimmy Thackery chats with Kelly Z

 

George Thorogood Chats With Kelly Z

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