Santa Barbara Blues Society presents :

a benefit for the families of beloved S.B. bluesmen

Byl Carruthers of Cafe R&B &

Tom Murray of Stiff Pickle Orchestra

Sunday September 25, 2022

More Details to Follow

Byl Carruthers

@Jeffrey Sipress Photography

Tom Murray

@Ted Rhodes Photography

Southern California has lost two great men of the blues with their passing in May of 2022. Their families need the support of the community now. There is a GoFundMe to assist the family of Byl Carruthers with his wife’s medical expenses and to support their son.

The Benefit will have Dance floor, beverages, food! Details to follow.

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July 3 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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for more info

The Santa Barbara Blues Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to perpetuating and preserving Americas unique musical contribution to the world – the Blues. We are the oldest blues society in the United States. We present concerts every other month that feature all types of blues musicians giving them a venue to utilize their talent. The Blues Society also gives yearly scholarships to students in the Santa Barbara area so they can pursue their education in this important style of music.

We are constantly seeking volunteers to assist us in this endeavor. If you are interested please contact us or call us at (805) 722-8155.

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