For Colorado Music Lovers

Resources and Links:

Colorado Blues Society logoThe Colorado Blues Society is the clearinghouse for what’s happening in Colorado’s blues music scene, including a Live Music Calendar (with blues jams!), Festivals, and weekly newsletter. Become a member and support your local music scene.

Mile High Blues | the Denver Metro Blues Community logoMile High Blues Society is dedicated to Denver’s Blues community. They stage the MHBS Blues Jam and a lot of great shows, along with a competition to send local talent to Memphis to compete in the International Blues Challenge.

Colorado Blues Musicians:

Here’s a link to a Pinterest page on Blues Musicians in Colorado. I’m trying to find more photos of our musician friends out there, so please send them to me (individual and band photos). I will include updates regularly. Also, if you want me to include a paragraph about you or your band, send it to me!

Follow Cass Clayton’s board Colorado Blues on Pinterest.


CC-Rider Website bannerC.C. Rider Blues – I love this website for its beautiful design and extensive coverage of the history of blues.  C.C. Rider venerates the musicians who are the foundation of American music and has a “Listen” section that’s well worth a listen.

Blues Festivals Guide logo Blues Festival Guide – The go-to site for U.S. festivals and concerts.

American Blues Scene magazine logo American Blues Scene Magazine – Lots of musician interviews, articles, events, National music scene info.

YouTube Blues Documentaries:

Photo of Captain Luke II - Blues singer Captain Luke at the Music Makers Organization home base in Hillsborough North Carolina - by Jimmy Williams
Captain Luke II | Photo by Jimmy Williams

Click on your choice of these great video documentaries of legends of American musical history. (A new window will open with the YouTube video you chose.)