The International Blues Challenge (IBC) is an annual event taking place in Memphis, Tennesee. Over 250 bands from around the world participate in this challenge!
2020 International Blues Challenge
January 28 – February 1, 2020
The Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation is a member of the Blues Foundation.
Each October the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation runs a New Jersey Blues Challenge – to send a local New Jersey representative to the big international competition. The local winner goes to Memphis, Tennessee and competes in the International Blues Challenge!
IBC Dates to Remember
- AUG-SEPT 2019: SIGN UP for the NJ Blues Challenge! more info here.
- OCT 19, 2019: NJ Blues Challenge in Lake Como, NJ
- Jan 28 – Feb 1, 2020: The International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN
The Blues Foundation has announced that it will again be recognizing excellence achieved by artists in the recording studio by bestowing the 2020 ‘Best Self-Produced’ CD Award at the finals competition of the International Blues Challenge. read more
More info about the International Blues Challenge on www.Blues.org