BUFFALO, N.Y. – WNED ǀ WBFO Buffalo-Toronto is pleased to announce the upcoming WBFO’s Buffalo Blues Bash on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. in the WNED ǀ WBFO studios.
“Since acquiring WBFO in 2012, we’ve remained committed to preserving the stellar traditions and deep history that blues music has in Buffalo,” said WNED ǀ WBFO president and CEO Donald K. Boswell. “We’re excited to host this event and help strengthen the blues community.”
Headlining the event will be the Selwyn Birchwood Band, winners of the 2013 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tenn. They were ranked number one out of 230 bands from around the world that competed in the competition, where blues musicians vie for cash, prizes and industry recognition.
Also performing is Buffalo blues favorite, Dive House Union. They also competed in the International Blues Challenge as a representative of the Buffalo area.
Tickets are $12 for advanced purchase and WNED ǀ WBFO members. The price increases to $18 when bought at the door the night of the event. Each ticket includes one free drink with additional drinks being available for purchase.
For tickets, visit wbfo.org or call WNED ǀ WBFO at 1-800-678-1873.
About WNED ǀ WBFO Buffalo-Toronto
Through WBFO-FM 88.7, WNED-TV, ThinkBright and Well/WORLD TV and Classical 94.5 WNED, member-supported WNED ǀ WBFO Buffalo-Toronto provides high quality programming and services to local, regional and national audiences that enlighten, inspire, entertain and educate Western New York and Southern Ontario communities. Additional information about WNED ǀ WBFO can be found at wned.org.
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