OMAHA, NE/USA (Aug. 24, 2015) - The Blues Society of Omaha (BSO), a non-profit organization, will host the 5th Annual Nebraska Blues Challenge beginning Sunday, September 13, 2015. The Nebraska Blues Challenge will send the winning band to compete at the 32nd International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis, TN January 26-30, 2016 (www.blues.org).
Walter Trout received a life-saving liver transplant on Memorial Day 2014 at the Lied Transplant Center, at Nebraska Medicine. One organ donor can potentially save 8 lives and help another 50 people. We want to help spread the word about the importance of organ donation. Music All Day on the Covered
In the historic Barker Building 1505 Farnam Street Omaha, NE Live Jazz and Blues Every Night from 7:30pm to 10:30pm Our Live Musicians perform weekly check our website for artists, date and time www.theomahalounge.com/ Join Us for Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm and then again from 10pm to Midnight.
If you haven’t heard, the new and improved website for the Blues Society of Omaha is now open to the public. In this first phase, the key feature is the BSO Calendar, which has an easy-to-use display of upcoming events. Hover your mouse over the name of a band, and a window pops up to display details about the event. Click on the name of a band, and a full listing of the event appears, including (when provided by the event organizer) pictures of the band, links to the event site, links to the band’s Facebook page or website, and even a Google map to the venue where they will be playing. If you don’t like the default “Calendar”, just click the “Show As” button and change to the List View.