If you would like to find out more about previous winners of the European Blues Challenge,
here are links to their websites.

2011

Winner - Howlin’ Bill

Runner up Meena

2012

Winner - Rita Engedalen

Runner up - Norbert Schneider

2013

Winner - Veronica & the Red Wine Serenaders

Runners up  - Soul SerenadeChino & the Big Bet

2014

Winner  - A Contra Blues - http://www.acontrablues.com/


photo (C) 2014 - Monika Mansell

Runner up - Pristine

2015

Winner  - Travellin’ Brothers


photo (C) 2015 - Monika Mansell

Runner up - Doghouse Sam & His Magnatones

2016

Winner - Eric 'Slim' Zahl & the South West Swingers

Runner up - Phil Bee's Freedom

2017

Winner - The Kaz Hawkins Band

Runner up - The BluesBones

2018

Winner - The Ragtime Rumours

Runner up – The Fried Okra Band

This year's European Blues Challenge takes place between 4th & 6th April 2019 in Ponta Delgada, The Azores where the UK will be represented by the Kyla Brox Band, winners of last year's UKBlues Challenge held at Worthing Pier’s Southern Pavilion.

Find out more about this year's EBC by visiting the website (just click on the image below)

The UKBlues Federation (UKBF) is an Active Member of the European Blues Union and the sole UK Affiliate of the Blues Foundation