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Band Competition

Set for 9/26, Solo/Duo Contest 10/24 The Piedmont Blues Preservation Society’s annual Blues Challenge returns for two dates this fall.

The band competition will be Sunday, Sept. 26 at Zion Bar & Grill, 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro. The solo/duo competition will be held Sunday, Oct. 24 at Zion Bar & Grill.

Once again, the Piedmont Blues Preservation Society will send two acts to the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN, Feb. 1-5, 2011.

First up is the band competition on Sunday, Sept. 26. All blues bands that would like to compete can register on-line at There is a $30 registration fee, which can also be paid on-line..

The PBPS Blues Challenge is a great opportunity to catch some up and coming local and regional blues talent.