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Donation Received from Stewart’s Holiday Match Program

By CRBN | Apr 1, 2020

We’re pleased to announce that we have received a $500 donation from the Stewart’s Holiday Match Program! The donation will help provide funding for our Blues in the Schools program. At this time, due to the Covid-19 situation, our educational activities are suspended until it is deemed safe to continue our programming for children. However,…

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CRBN Receives Donation from Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation

By CRBN | Mar 30, 2020

The Capital Region Blues Network is proud to inform you that we have received a $750 donation from Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation. The donation will help fund our Blues in the Schools program. At this time, due to the Covid-19 situation, our educational activities are suspended until it is deemed safe to continue our programming…

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The Eddies: 2020 Blues Artist of The Year CRBN Nominees

By CRBN | Mar 9, 2020

CRBN is proud to announce several of our artists have been nominated for Blues Artist of The Year 2020 Eddie Music Award! Nominees include:  The Amy Ryan Band, Annie and the Hedonists, The George Fletcher Blues Band, The Resonators, Soul Sky and Alana Wyld & Wyld Blu. (Click on each link to check them out!!)…

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Blues in The Libraries

Blues In The Libraries

By CRBN | Feb 13, 2020

CRBN is pleased to announce that your generous donations have enabled us to provide the Albany County Library system with copies of Tas Cru’s new book, Bad Dog Bubba! Each library in Albany county will have its own copy for children to read. Bad Dog Bubba is written for a 5th/6th grade level reader. It…

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Best Self-Produced CD IBC Nominee: Misty Blues: “Pickled & Aged

By CRBN | Nov 1, 2019

The Capital Region Blues Network has selected Misty Blues’ latest album Pickled and Aged as our entry for the “Best Self-Produced CD” category at the Blues Foundation’s International Blues Challenge event in Memphis…

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Blues In The Libraries: Making a Difference!

By CRBN | Oct 17, 2019

Your Membership Fees and Donations to CRBN are Making a Difference! CRBN is proud to announce that we have entered into a collaboration with the Schenectady County Public Library system to distribute the children’s book “Franky Finds the Blues”. This charming book, by author Joel Harper, about the excitement of discovering blues music as a…

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WYLD BLU: 2019 Blues Artist of The Year

Wyld Blu: 2019 Blues Artist of The Year

By CRBN | Apr 14, 2019

Wyld Blu was awarded the “2019 Blues Artist of the Year” Thomas Edison Music Award (The Eddies). The band also performed at the gala event and ceremony held at Proctors Theater, NY. The Eddies are…

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