CRBN Blues Band Showdown @ The Linda on Saturday

August 4th, 2015, 11:00 am by Greg

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The Capital Region Blues Network presents the fourth annual Blues Band Showdown at WAMC-FM’s The Linda in Albany at 7pm on Saturday (August 8).

Five bands will be squaring off against each other in the competition for a chance to win the grand prize package, which includes $500 in cash, paid gigs, free guitar/bass set-ups and the opportunity to represent the Local 518 blues scene at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in January.

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Slated to play at The Linda on Saturday, this year’s contenders are:

Fade to Blues (returning champions from 2014)
Silver Chain
The Amy Ryan Band
High And Dry
The Holly & Evan Band

The winner will be chosen by combining the judges’ scores with audience vote, so be sure to cast your ballot for your favorite blues band of the night.

Tickets are $12.