About KBS


The Kootenay Blues Society is dedicated to preserving blues music, it's culture, heritage and tradition, within the East and West Kootenay; through public awareness, education, & development for blues artists and future generations.

Board Members:

President: Gerek Blues Cat- Gerald Beaudry

Vice President: Della McLeod

Treasurer and Events Coordinator: Richard Metzner

 Merchandise: Steve Fountain, Robert Kantymir

Membership: Sherry Nicholson

Website and Events Coordinator: Jon Burden

New Board Members: Rick Paradis and Laura Townend