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About the Boston Blues Society

Founded in 1988, the Boston Blues Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the blues. Our goals are to involve the community through education of blues music and Southern culture; to act in the community by providing fundraisers for charitable organizations; and to teach children and adults about this great, original American art form.

Board Members
President: Karen Nugent
Vice President: Gergetown Fats

Secretary: Carole Mellor
Treasurer: Paul McNeil

Directors: Heather McKibben, Holly Harris

Support Staff: Lisa Perella, Mark Ryder, Nancy Weston, Jeannie Young

The Boston Blues Society
PO Box 386
Maynard, MA 01754.

The Boston Blues Society is a Blues Foundation affiliate.

Formerly known as Boston Blues News, is the online newsletter published by the Boston Blues Society.

Editor: Gergetown Fats
Webmaster: Dan Sevush
Contributing Writers: Brian D. Holland, Karen Nugent, Art Tipaldi, Georgetown Fats, Rachel Lee
Calendar Listings: Dan Sevush
Viedographer: Joe Marino

Contact BBS as follows:
Send editorial queries to
To submit a CD for review, send it to: Boston Blues Society, ATTN: Editor/Reviews, PO Box 386, Maynard, MA 01754 .
To list a blues show or event in the New England area please refer to our submissions page.

For information on advertising rates, e-mail

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