The Long Island Blues Society is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit corpora tion dedicated to the furthering of Blues Music and culture as a living art form. We are committed to the spread of live Blues, and the preservation of Blues as a unique American musical tradition.
"Support local live blues, it is about showing up."
- Jim Kolman
Former President - Long Island Blues Society Inc.
Board meetings held the first Monday of the month 7pm at Sachem Library.
150 Holbrook Rd, Holbrook, NY 11741
Raymond Hauck - President
Jim Kolman - Past President
Eric Feldstadt - Vice president
Bill Lifford - Vice President
Emily Hallock - Treasurer
Nan Siegler - Secretary
Joan Gundell Weinstein
Zenbock & Tibock
Mikey B. and the Dented Fender
Sarah Lewis https://www.sarahlewis.band/
Bobby Dee & The Sharp Dressed Band
Harmonica Bill and Marked Deck
Piano Matt Quintet
Double A Blues Band
The Bobby Nathan Band
John Byrnes Band
Sweet Suzi Band
Tony D & The Po'Boys
Mohair Sam and the G-Strings
Some members play the blues, some just like to listen to it. Either way, we are supporting the blues as a living art form. Click and see which membership level works for you.
Harmonica Bill Lifford was elected to join Eric Feldstadt as vice president of the Long Island Blues Society, and the society now has a full, eight-member board. Yes, we have two VPs, just deal.
Tony Davenport, Charlie Martine, Pamela Betti, Kenny Hahn, Joe Roberts and Peter Hansen are the newest board members, joining long-time society leaders Emily Hallock (treasurer), Nan Siegler (secretary), Joan Weinstein and Ronnie Shapiro.
Click the link below to join the Long Island Blues Society. If you like the blues, we like you. Become part of a group that is helping keep the blues and live music alive on Long Island. It doesn't cost much and the t-shirts are cool.
Our Blues Society is part of the Blues Foundation, which has created the COVID-19 Blues Musician Emergency Relief Fund to assist blues musicians during these difficult times. Please considering making a donation.