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2020 IBC Challengers

Below are the currently registered musicians for the 36th International Blues Challenge.

Click the toggle of each Blues Foundation affiliated blues society to see their competing band and solo/duo challengers,
and youth showcase participants.

BAND
Holler & The Bones (website)

SOLO/DUO
Tin Can Alley (website)

BAND
Akeem Kemp Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Rachel Ammons (website)

YOUTH
Spa City Youngbloods

BAND
The Garrett Collins Project (website)

SOLO/DUO
Mandi Strachota (website)

BAND
Benjamin Vo Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Mini Mojo (website)

BAND
Nikki D & The Sisters Of Thunder (website)

SOLO/DUO
Aayan Naim (website)

BAND
Lafayette Blues Band (website)

YOUTH
The Honey Cats

BAND
Jamell Richardson (website)

SOLO/DUO
JoE Fingas (website)

BAND
The Rex Granite Band featuring Sarah Benck (website)

SOLO/DUO
Hector Anchondo (website)

YOUTH
Far & Wide (website)

BAND
Vanity Box (website)

SOLO/DUO
Tweedle and the Dee (website)

BAND
Jeremy Keyes Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Michael DeLano (website)

BAND
Bobby Thompson and the Groove (website)

SOLO/DUO
Jill Fulton Duo (website)

YOUTH
Super Midnight (website)

BAND
The Bluesanovas (website)

SOLO/DUO
Bad Temper Joe (website)

BAND
Seth Rosenbloom (website)

SOLO/DUO
Veronia Lewis featuring Mike Walsh (website)

YOUTH
Nolan Leite Experience (website)

BAND
Big Dan and the Topside Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
C.J. Lee & Ray Holden (website)

SOLO/DUO
Bill “Mudhead” Holloway (website)

BAND
Mike Clark Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Debra Power (website)

BAND
ABX Blues Project

BAND
Stan Budzynzki & 3rd Degree (website)

SOLO/DUO
Steve Hilger (website)

BAND
Wyld Blu (website)

SOLO/DUO
Mark & Jill (website)

YOUTH
The Young Wildcats (website)

BAND
Johnny Wheels & The Swamp Donkeys (website)

SOLO/DUO
Louis and the Geezer (website)

YOUTH
Generation Headstrong (website)

BAND
Slim & The Perkolators (website)

BAND
Avey/Grouws Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Generations of Blues (website)

BAND
LMA Blues Band

BAND
Chad Andrew Harris & The Blues Herons (website)

YOUTH
Crank Sinatra (website)

BAND
Lil’ Red & The Rooster Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Troubled Waters (website)

YOUTH
The BITS Band (website)

BAND
The Movers & Shakers (website)

SOLO/DUO

The Tuffenuffs (website)

YOUTH
9th Avenue Trio (website)

BAND
The Drifter Kings (website)

SOLO/DUO
Damien Knapp (website)

BAND
Sweet Daddy Cool Breeze (website)

SOLO/DUO
Balkun Brothers (website)

 

BAND
Bluzy Threesome (website)

SOLO/DUO
Hele&Hutch (website)

BAND
Harpo’s Revue (website)

YOUTH
Ax and the Hatchetmen (website)

BAND
Ralph and The Rhythm Hounds (website)

SOLO/DUO
Jimmy D. Rogers (website)

BAND
The Jose Ramirez Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
J.P. Reali (website)

BAND
Boogie-Bombers (website)

SOLO/DUO
Superdownhome (website)

BAND
Chris Canas Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Maggie’s Farm (website)

BAND
Dave Warmerdam Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Robbert Duijf (website)

BAND
The Lynne Chwyl Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Graham Guest (website)

BAND
Lumberjacks (website)

BAND
The Duffy Bishop Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ivan Pulley (website)

YOUTH
Dalton Ammerman (website)

BAND
Thomas Doucet & The G Lights (website)

SOLO/DUO
La Bedoune (website)

YOUTH
Natalie Faith (website)

 

BAND
Bebo and the Evildoers (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ginger St. James & SnowHeel Slim (website)

BAND
Fog Blues & Brass Band (website)

BAND
Frankie Boy & The Blues Express (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ms. Vee (website)

BAND
Tweed Smith and the Internationals (website)

SOLO/DUO
Steve Gilbert (website)

YOUTH
Bad Astronauts (website)

BAND
One Shot Johnny (website)

SOLO/DUO
Tony Harrah & Anders Bush (website)

SOLO/DUO
Black Eyed Lillies (website)

SOLO/DUO
Dhalton Horsman (website)

SOLO/DUO
Omer Netzer (website)

BAND
Moose and The Bulletproof Blues Band (website)

BAND
Tomas Esparza Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Amays and Blue (website)

BAND
Stranded in the City (website)

BAND
Blackjack Davey & The Rhythm Kings (website)

SOLO/DUO
Carnes & Shew (website)

YOUTH
Jacob McDaniel (website)

BAND
Stillwell/France Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
John Martin & Michael Gough (website)

BAND
Lahkan Band

SOLO/DUO
Eunjoo Cho

BAND
The Pamela Betti Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Felix Slim (website)

BAND
DeepWater (website)

SOLO/DUO
Cotton Blue (website)

YOUTH
4 Past Midnight (website)

BAND
Pat Fockler & The Senders

SOLO/DUO
Kim Doolittle & Rob Quail (website)

BAND
Skyler Saufley & The 99th Degree (website)

SOLO/DUO
Rob Harris

YOUTH
NJ Speights & Draylon Coleman (website)

SOLO/DUO
Nate Flecha (website)

BAND
Checkerboard Lounge (website)

SOLO/DUO
Aaron Pollock (website)

BAND
Beverly Davis Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Memphissippi Sounds (website)

BAND
West Side Joe and the Men of Soul (website)

SOLO/DUO
Jeffrey Marshall (website)

YOUTH
Alfonzo and Friends (website)

BAND
Erin McCawley’s Harrison Street Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Lisa Wenger & Tim Wick (website)

YOUTH
The C-Notes (website)

BAND
Keith Johnson and the Big Muddy Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Zach Day (website)

SOLO/DUO
Black Snake Moan (website)

BAND
Fuel Junkie (website)

SOLO/DUO
Denis Viel and Little Leslie (website)

BAND
Mojo Gumbo (website)

 

BAND
Maldito (website)

BAND
441 South (website)

SOLO/DUO
Brett Wellman & the Stone Cold Blues (website)

BAND
Mojo Theory (website)

SOLO/DUO
Jake Friel & Nic Clark (website)

BAND
Sir Harrison Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Swamp Poets Duo (website)

BAND
Dovydas Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Mark Henderson (website)

YOUTH
Trey Wanvig (website)

BAND
The Jelly Roll Men (website)

BAND
HOROJO Trio (website)

SOLO/DUO
Megan Laurence & Lucas Haneman (website)

BAND
Brick Fields Blues Therapy (website)

BAND
Tommy Bentz Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Luke Cerny (website)

BAND
Cros (website)

SOLO/DUO
“Innocent Joe” Kopicki (website)

BAND
Big Jim Kohler Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Lakota John (website)

YOUTH
Brendan Hinch

YOUTH
Take 2 Blues (website)

BAND
The Smokers Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Dusky Blues (website)

BAND
Alex Jenkins & The Bombers (website)

BAND
The Paul Byrd Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Anthony Wright (website)

BAND
Jim Gustin and Truth Jones (website)

SOLO/DUO
Crooked Eye Tommy (website)

SOLO/DUO
Tony Bigmouth Pearson (website)

BAND
Few Miles On (website)

SOLO/DUO
Melissa Ellis (website)

BAND
Fonky Donkey (website)

BAND
J. C. Clements Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Delta Duo (website)

YOUTH
Evan Twitty (website)

BAND
Bluestone (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ross “n” Rose (website)

BAND
Mar’Ja & The Hot Links (website)

SOLO/DUO
Mr. So & So (website)

YOUTH
Austin Thomason Trio (website)

BAND
The Pitbull of Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Champ (website)

YOUTH
Johnny Jensen (website)

BAND
Jake Curtis Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Brother Jeff & Big Rich (website)

BAND
Blues On The Loose (website)

SOLO/DUO
East Texas Tramps (website)

BAND
Someday Honey (website)

BAND
Justina Lee Brown (website)

BAND
Stormcellar (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ray Beadle (website)

YOUTH
Blue Rock (website)

SOLO/DUO
Micah Ian Kesselring (website)

BAND
Goose Downing Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Nick Swan (website)

SOLO/DUO
Sunday Wilde Duo (website)

BAND
CC and the Remedy (website)

SOLO/DUO
Coyote & Cole (website)

BAND
Sandra Bouza (website)

SOLO/DUO
Sean Pinchin (website)

BAND
Denny Artache Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Front Porch Blues (website)

BAND
Cory Luetjen & The Traveling Blues Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Ruth Wyand & The Tribe of One (website)

BAND
Shake Anderson & My Last Nerve (website)

SOLO/DUO
Bill Sibley & Bill Hudson

YOUTH
Dylan James “Boogie Boy” Shaw (website)

BAND
The Achievers (website)

SOLO/DUO
Kyla Brox & Danny Blomeley (website)

BAND
Nobby Reed Project (website)

SOLO/DUO
Sunny Lowdown (website)

BAND
Fred T and The Band (website)

SOLO/DUO
Sam Joyner (website)

BAND
CD Woodbury (website)

SOLO/DUO
Blue Moon Marquee (website)

YOUTH
Miranda Kitchpanich (website)

BAND
The Washingtons featuring Maggie B (website)

BAND
Kathleen & the Bridge Street Band (website)

BAND
Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames (website)

SOLO/DUO
Long Tall Deb & Colin John (website)

YOUTH
MudCity Blu (website)

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