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The following are valued Sponsors and Business Members of the Kentuckiana Blues Society.
Many offer discounts or other services to KBS members. 
Please patronize them and show your current membership card to get your discount.

Got a business where you can give us the Blues?
Contact us to get on this page and in the newsletter.
Want to advertise in the newsletter? Click Here for Advertising Rates 

Thanks to All of our Sponsors, who are listed here in no particular order


$2.00 off Cover Charge
ANY show ANY night

Stevie Ray's Blues Bar
230 East Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 582-9945

Check's Cafe
1101 E Burnett Ave
Louisville, KY 40217
(502) 637-9515

Mojo's BoneYard
Sports Bar & Grille

4920 Bellemeade Ave
Evansville IN

MOM's Music
1900 Mellwood Ave
Louisville KY 40206

KBS members receive a 10% discount

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Guitar Emporium

1610 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 459-4153

KBS members receive a 10% discount

Jeff Carpenter * Alfresco's Place

Al Fresco's Place
24 Track Digital Recording
and Mastering
(502) 459-4362

Jeff Carpenter
provides recording time for the
KBS Blues Contest winners

Thanks Jeff !

Al Fresco's Recording Special

ATTN: Duos, 3, 4, or 5 piece bands
who are well-rehearsed

~ Lay down 6 songs ~
Mixed, mastered and ready-to-go on disc

** $350.00 **

Call for details: 459-4362

Maxwell's House of Music

1710 East Tenth Street
Jeffersonville, Indiana

  • 5% off instrument purchases

  • 10% off accessory purchases

  • Free use of outside stage (as available)

  • $10 off per hour inside stage use rental fee

  • $5 Max Money on 1st day of special event/sale

10% discount on all purchases
for KBS members

Kentuckiana Music Center
134 E Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
(812) 945-8044

Madison Ribberfest

3rd Weekend in August
On the banks of the Ohio River
in Madison Indianan


Ernie's Print SHop

Ernie's Print Shop
Providing Print Services to KBS

3394 Burkland Blvd.
Shepherdsville, KY 40165

The people that bring you the
Louisville Blues-n-Barbecue Festival

Thanks Bisig  !

Four Roses Bourbon

Sponsor of the KBS Blues Challenge 2012-2019

MLR Video
10% Off Services for KBS Members

Doug's D.J. & Karaoke
10% Off Services for KBS Members

Expo Five
2900 7th Street Road
Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 636-3532

9416 Taylorsville Rd
(502) 267-0502


The Maple Inn Tavern
Happy Hour Prices to KBS Members
w/ card during Blues Shows

Hours of Operation
2pm-2am Every Day
Serving Pub Grub 2pm-1am Every Day
All Show Times 9pm

DMR Music
Studio Recording / Audio Engineering
Dana Roy & Mike Lynch


DMR helped KBS produce the
Louisville Blues Compilation Vol 2

We are
win.net Powered

They can support your
Cyber Blues!

1048 E. Chestnut St, 2nd Fl.
P. O. Box 4189
Louisville KY 40204
(502) 815-7000 | 1-800-WIN-NET2
FAX: 502-815-7001

Tell them Kentuckiana Blues Society sent you.
If you sign up,
we get $20 !


* List Your Place Here *

Your KBS Discount Here

WCHQ ceased operations in 2019

All Local Music / All The Time
Listen live - Radio & Streaming
WCHQ 100.9 FM
Crescent Hill Radio
Louisville & Regional Music

KBS Prez Gary Sampson presents
The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show
Fridays @ 8pm

Compact Discs * Tapes * Records

ear X-tacy

"earmail": ear@earx-tacy.com

On the 1st of November 2011, we were all saddened
by the closing of ear X-tacy.
Good Luck to John & all the staff.

$1.00 off new Blues CDs
(they have been known to give the discount on ALL new CDs)

ear X-tacy
1534 Bardstown Road
Louisville, KY 40205-1156
(502) 452-1799
(800) 984-earX

Lisa's Oak Street Lounge

Jim Porter's and Phoenix Hill
both closed permanently on June 1, 2015

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Quarter Page $30 Full Page $110

Special Inserts and Web Ads are Negotiable

Contact Keith Clements at (502) 451-6872
or e-mail Info@KBSBlues.org 

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