Event Information

  • Sat

    Midwestern Blues Summit: James House and The Blues Cowboys

    Doors open @ 6:30 show begins @ 8:00pm

    Online tickets are available until 4PM day of show, then it will read "sold out". Tickets will be available at the door after 4PM day of.

    The Topeka Blues Society is hosting a Midwestern Blues Summit, to help Midwestern performers/artists unite, and to create a Midwest "tour circuit" guide. Topics include how to travel to performances, pre-show advances, promotions, professionalism, and songwriting with singer/songwriter James House. The goal is to create areas in the Midwest where artists can perform and learn.

    Registration cost: $25 per band for songwriting seminar (you may pay upon arrival); Please RSVP to: info@topekabluessociety.org

    Agenda and Schedule:

    Friday night
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm at Uncle Bo's
    Your band can play a 30 min set (chosen by admission).
    Followed by James House and The Blues Cowboys

    4:00 pm - at Uncle Bo’s
    James House will lead performers/artists through a songwriting class.
    Midwestern Blues societies will meet in a designated meeting room with a panel of agents, promotional people, local arts connections, and event coordinators to help with events in our area ($25 registration fee, please RSVP to: info@topekabluessociety.org)

    8:00 pm to 10:30 pm at Uncle Bo's
    Your band performs, followed by James House and The Blues Cowboys. There might even be some new songs and material performed!

    Ramada Hotel & Convention Center, and Uncle Bo’s
    420 SE 6th,Topeka, Ks
    Rooms $89., includes breakfast