Helping the Positive message of Blues Music live on 

Bill Grisolia

Our Founder 

Meet Our Team

see lbbs talent at The Long Beach New Blues festival!

Love Blues? We need your help! From volunteering at events to teaching kids the authentic Blues sound in the schools, we need help carrying the message.

The Long Beach Blues Society is a vocal advocate for the Blues Community. We hold Blues events in all shapes and sizes and give back to a community which has given so much.

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Reaching Out

We work with members of the community and make a difference

Long Beach is known throughout the world for its contributions to music. The biggest So Cal Blues Festival was held here for over 30 years! Music is in our DNA! The Long Beach Blues Society is focused on giving back to Long Beach and its beautiful community.  




Bob Barr & His Wife Mary Anne 

Bob is President of LBBS & Mary Anne Executive Director

Sander Wolff

Community Outreach Coordinator.

Steve Proctor

Helping with event management.

2017 Long Beach Blues Festival is supporting!


This year will see something we have dreamed about since inception finally come to fruition. Students of Long Beach Blues Society right where they should be, under lights and on stage at a Blues Festival and in Long Beach to!

Find out about Long Beach Blues Society's  latest projects.

Our Mission