Mohawk Valley Blues Society



Al Nathan and Bluestreak

 Keyboardist Al Nathan was a regular on the central New York music scene. 

Al Nathan Tribute Band
Bernie Clarke and the Rhythm Sharks

 Start with a powerful, soulful vocalist. 

The Blues Cres

The Blues Crew is a fun acoustic blues group that plays old prohibition era blues along with some originals by Johnny G! 


Blueprints has long been one of the region's best bands, with the red-hot guitar and slide-guitar playing of George Deveny, stellar piano work of Dave Liddy, and rock-steady drumming of Oscar Crandall. 

Brian Mulkerne

Brian Mulkerne is an acoustic guitarist and vocalist who performs traditional blues standards, contemporary folk and blues, and his own original material. 

Cathie Timian & Hired Hands

Cathie Timian has been pleasing audiences with her smoky, bluesy vocals for well over two decades

Double Barrel Blues Band

The Double Barrel Blues Band is an intense, exciting, rocking band, playing "in-your-face" blues, has performed in clubs all across New York and at major festivals. 

The Fabulous Mojos

This 6 piece group dishes out a musical feast of blues, jazz, soul and everything else that's good! 

Jimmy Wolf

JIMMY WOLF is an award-winning singer-songwriter-guitarist who brings a new and exciting energy to the world of blues and rock. He takes the Delta-Chicago blues, 50s rock and R&B and mixes these genres with chainsaw guitar and over driven voice to create a soulful music experience.


Johnny and The Bluejays

There's a new band in town playing the best of the "old-style" rhythm & blues along with their own jazz inspired approach to covering a wide variety of blues classics. 

Lomeo Brothers

Although they are both still in their early 20s, The Lomeo Brothers have been a staple on the Central New York Blues scene for over a decade. 

Matthew Lomeo

Although he is now only in his early twenties, Matthew Lomeo's soulful vocals and dynamic harp-playing have been a major part of the central New York blues scene for over a decade. 

Midnite Mike

The colorful career of Midnite Mike has led him to perform in Texas, California and Florida, and numerous times on Beale Street in Memphis. 

Mike Delaney and the Delinquents
Ron Spencer Band

A 25 year veteran of the Central New York music scene, Ron Spencer brought his four piece group to national attention with their CD, Ron Spencer & The Nite Crew - Burnin' Desire. 

Swamp Drivers

We are Four Professional musicians with Redneck ingenuity that make high energy music with unique instruments like no other band in the USA. 

Tas Cru

Original songwriting from this edgy bluesman has earned Tas Cru the moniker, "the master of the triple entendre". 

Tom Townsley and the Backsliders

Tom Townsley began playing harmonica in 1980, while a graduate student at Syracuse University. 


©2019 Mohawk Valley Blues Society 
The Mohawk Valley Blues Society is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization.  

"Mohawk Valley Blues Society, hereinafter also referred to as the society, shall operate as a not for profit corporation organized exclusively for charitable, educational, religious, or scientific purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Service Code, for the following purposes:

1) To bring the love of blues to our region by providing live entertainment to the Mohawk Valley area.

2) To offer blues artists another outlet in which to carry on the tradition and art of the blues.

3) To increase awareness of and educate people from all walks of life to have an appreciation for the blues."