The Dutch Blues Challenge 2017 was organized by the Dutch Blues Foundation, proud member of the European Blues Union since the beginning
Karen with the EBU board representative (Kjell, Winne and Jorden)
Winner category solo/duo Mr. Boogiewoogie that will go to the IBC in Memphis
Winners Band category: The Ragtime Rumours
Held in Nantes during the jazz festival Les Rendez-vous de l’Erdre, the 3rd French Blues Challenge was the opportunity to decide who will represent France at IBC and EBC next year. Gaelle Buswel will be the French act playing as a quartet in Horsens next April. Congratulations to her and many thanks to the jury, including an EBU Board Member, who did a very professional work!
On October 29 there will be the Danish Blues Challenge to select the band that will represent Denmark at the 7th European Blues Challenge 2017.
Eric “Slim” Zahl & The South West Swingers at the Swing Wespelaar Blues Festival in Belgium!