EBC 2019 Program and Timetable


Friday and Saturday, 5-6 April, showtime at 21,00 SHARP

Location: Coliseo Micaelense
Rua de Lisboa, s/n. Ponta Delgada


Doors open 20,00


The EBC 2019 playing order was determined by a raffle during the latest board meeting in Amsterdam:

Friday 5 April

20,45: Welcome by Master of Ceremony
21,00: Hungary;                György Ferenczi and The Rackajam
21,30: Portugal;                Delta Blues Riders
22,00: Belgium:                 Black Cat Biscuit
22,30: Romania:               Rares Totu’s Midnight Sun
23,00: Estonia:                 Hilbert’s Problems
23,30: Poland:                 The Smooth Gentleme
00,00: Spain:                    Big Yuyu
00,30: Norway:                 Geir Bertheussen Blues Express
01,00: Switzerland:           Manu Hartmann & the City Blues Band
01,30: Germany:              Richie Arndt Band
02,00: France:                 Elise & The Sugar Sweet
02,30: End EBC 1st. night
02,30 to 05,00: Jam session & DJ performance

Saturday 6 April

21,00: Italy:                      The Drive
21,30: Croatia:                 Tomislav Goluban Band
22,00: Denmark:              Trainman Blues
22,30: United Kingdom:    Kyla Brox Quartet
23,00: Finland:                 Jo’ Buddy & Down Home King III feat. Nieminen
23,30: Luxembourg:         Heavy Petrol
00,00: Slovakia:               Tony Bigmouth Pearson
00,30: Greece:                 Sakis Dovolis Power Trio
01,00: Netherlands:          The Dynamite Blues Band
01,30: Austria:                  Somerset Barnard Band
02,00: Sweden:                Marino Valle Band
02,30: Announcement of the Blues Behind the Scenes Award winners
02:45  Announcement of the winners
3,00 to 05;00: Jam session b / DJ performance

Our distinguished Awarding Festivals

  • BB Blues Festival (Portugal), Beginning June
  • Sierre Blues Festival (Switzerland), June
  • Hondarribia Blues Festival, Spain, July
  • Blues Peer, Belgium, July
  • Notodden Blues Festival, Norway, August
  • Swing Wespelaar, Belgium, August
  • Blues in Hell, Norway, September
  • Lucerne Blues Festival, Switzerland, November

will recognize the winners by booking them for their festivals.