July Bluesletter

Music Smiles

Dear Blues Family,

Being members of the ‘blues family’, you know the Blues Society of Western PA works very hard as a nonprofit to promote the Blues in Western PA. It is always an honor when the blues musicians gather together to showcase their talent, helping yet another cause to help those in need in our community.

We have partnered with many over the years to deliver blues filled shows. Many, (the musicians, the fans and the many recipients of those proceeds), have left those shows enriched read more

BSWPA at Summer Blues Festivals

Make sure to visit the BSWPA booth
at two premier local blues festivals!
Get stocked up on this year’s blues gear:  T-Shirts, hats, stickers and other blues swag!  And don’t forget to say hello to our friendly volunteers!
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Pittsburgh Blues Festival
July 24 – 26
Hartwood Acres County Park
With headliners Buddy Guy, Duke Robillard & Bobby Rush
Heritage Music Blues Festival
August 7 – 9
Heritage Port Amphitheatre, Wheeling, WV
With headliners Walter Trout and Keb’ read more

Save the Dates: Fun in the Fall!

Blues Go Pink
Sunday, October 11
Latitude 360, Robinson Township
$10 BSWPA members / $12 General Public
Doors 12pm, show from 1:00 – 7:30pm
Benefit for Adagio Health
Featured artists:  Melinda, Yang Tutti (featuring Annie Sutton, Katie Simone, Ruby Red, Angel Blue, Helene Milan), Blues Women of Pittsburgh (Andrea Pearl, Jill Simmons, Marcy Brown & Jeannie Loutsenhizer-Shook), Bo’ Hog Brothers with special guest, Rhythm Aces with Helen Milan, Katie Simone & Soul Vaccination, Stevee Wellons Band
 BSWPA Picnic & BBQ
Saturday, September 19
Hopewell Township read more