Got The Blues?


Jim Traveson, past president of The Sault Blues Society (SBS) is very excited to announce that the newly elected president is Johnnie Tibbles.

SBS BB FINISHEDTibbles is well known for his love of blues music and appreciation for local talent that exists and thrives in the Soo. The Society’s board of directors has grown to 11 volunteers.

Since its inception in 2010, the SBS has presented many various musical events as well as two blues festivals featuring multiple award winning artists.

On the agenda within the next few weeks is a B.B. King Tribute night featuring NINE local blues musicians at the Water Tower Pub, Saturday June 27th , 9 pm. The Pub and the Sault Blues Society are sponsoring this event and, as a result, there is no cover charge.
Cecile Doo-Kingue is an exceptional blues artist who will be CECILE CROSS CANADA TOURperforming at the Water Tower Pub Thursday July 2nd , 9 pm. The guitarist/singer-songwriter is well known for her amazing stage presence and blends blues, afro-roots and soul to create a unique sound. Cecile was born in New York City and has lived throughout the USA, France and is now calling Montreal home.
Cécile Doo-Kingué’s performance is powerful, sexy and raw and her lyrics and her sound, live or recorded, make for an enthralling and intimate communion. Tickets for this event are only $10.00 general admission and can be purchased at the Water Tower Inn front desk.
($5.00 at the door for SBS members)
Further information is available at the Sault Blues Society website: or see our facebook page.