Get Your Jam On!

Hey blues fans, come out and play. THere's a standing jam every Monday at the Local Tavern, 357 Wantagh Ave. in Levittown. Fun starts at 9 and goes til  we're done. Can't  do a Monday? Friday's might work. The Blues Society is working with our sponsor All Music in Plainview for a drop in jam. at 100 Terminal Drive (just off the LIE) . This one starts at 5 and runs through whenever.  Its a monthly thing and we start  Fri. Dec 6.

Jam-Packed Weekend At The End Of This Month

Wanna jam? We've got you. Come down to Brody McKay's Tavern, 742 Middle Country Road, Selden, for the Annual Turkey Jam running Saturday Nov. 30 from 4-8 p.m. Gobble up some good food and - you know if we're  involved there's gonna be some blues on the menu.

And since it is the season, we're gonna double your  fun.  The next day (Dec. 1), NY Sportscene Children's Foundation and the Long Island Blues Society present the first annual "Toys for Autism" Toy Drive at 89 North Music Venue, 89 North Ocean Avenue, Patchogue, from 2-6 p.m. An unwrapped toy or 20 bucks gets you in to see 4 hot Long Island Blues Bands.

Live Blues at the Warehouse on January 12

Live Blues at the Warehouse

The Road To Memphis Runs Through Amityville

Join the Long Island Blues Society for a day of live music at the Warehouse in Amityville. The show is part of the society's effort to send our local winners, The Pamela Betti Band and Felix Slim,  to Memphis to represent Long Island in the annual International Blues Challenge.

The show starts at 1 p.m and throughout the day there will be chances to win some great prizes, including a signed resonator guitars and a cigar box guitar, plus music merchandise donated by  All Music in Plainview, one of our sponsors.

Help Them Get There

Winning the Long Island Blues  Challenge was only step one. Getting a band - that's members, instruments  other equipment, merch, and whatever else - all the way to Tennessee ain't cheap.

Look for the button below to see how you can help.


Mark Newman'S "EmpiRICAL TRUTH " WINS CD Challenge

"Emperical Truth" moves on to represent the Long Island Blues Society in the International Blues Challenge’s Self-Produced CD Contest.

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Pamela Betti Band, Felix Slim Are Off To Memphis

Representing Long Island in the International Blues Challenge

Join Us

You like the blues so we like you. Become part of the Long Island Blues Society today. There is a membership level for you.


Plainview Music Store Joins The LIBS Team

All Music in Plainview is our newest sponsor. As part of the sponsorship, Long Island Blues Society members will receive a 10 percent discount so head down to the store at 397 South Oyster Bay Road. The helpful, knowledgeable staff can set you right for all of your music needs, from a brand new guitar (an incredible selection) to a new set of strings.

They, along with our other sponsors, are supporting our mission and we should be supporting them!



Pamela Betti and Felix Slim layin' down some blues at Bobbique during the LIBS fundraiser. Help us send our winners to memphis by licking here for the Pamela Betti Blues Band or here for Felix Slim. Or live large and help both!

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