ARIZONA BLUES HALL OF FAME

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

ABHOF has been organized to educate the public about and promote the veteran Blues musicians and individuals who have made a substantial contribution to the Blues music culture in the State of Arizona.


The ABHOF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Mike Blommer, President:  2014 to current

Other Officers:
Carla Brownlee: Vice President & Treasurer

Other Board Members
Jim Crawford, Alex Flores, Danny Krieger, John Strasser, Glenn Velardi,
Mitzi Cowell, R. D. Olson and Debbi Groegan


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Congratulations to new 2016 inductees!

Andy Gonzales, Bruce Halper, Mike Howard,
Jeff Masterson, Jerome Teasley & Anna Warr

Photos, bios and induction information to follow.
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Arizona Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony,
Fundraiser & Showcase

Sunday January 15, 2017
Rhythm Room
(1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, Az)
Doors 2:30 pm/Show: 3:00 pm
This event is 21 and over

Inducting:
Andy Gonzales, Mike Howard & Jerome Teasley

Featuring the following:
Hans Olson, Sugaray Rayford, Bad News Blues Band,
Sistahs Too (Rochelle Raya & Lila Sherman), Dave Riley,
Bob Corritore, Juke Joint Blues Band, George Bowman,
Mike Howard, Andy Gonzales, Stan Devereaux, Johnny Rapp,
R.D. Olson, Bryan Dean Trio & Texas Red



ABHOF Announcements:



The ABHOF display at the Arizona Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame (WWW.AMEHOF.org)
is up and running and contains many items from inducted ABHOF members.
You should drop by and check it out sometime.  THE HALL is located at
S/W corner of Thomas and Hayden Rds. in Scottsdale, next to Pranksters Too.
 If you are an inducted ABHOF member and would like to loan or give us items
for that display, contact Hans Olson at: hansolson@cox.net


aBHOF display

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The ABHOF Board of Directors is looking for volunteers to serve on the Board to represent Phoenix and Northern Arizona.....contact President Mike Blommer at: This Address ...if you'd like to learn more or volunteer to help us keep the ABHOF going....

This site last updated:  December  12, 2016
Lowell Hollars, Webmaster: August, 2010 to current.
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The Inductees:

Bob Blasi


Mike Blommer


George Bowman


Carla Brownlee

Chico Chism

Mitzi Cowell

Mitzy
                    Cowell


Deacon-170H
Photo missing

Ed Delucia


Diehl
John Dixon

Duke Draper

Tommy Dukes

Dyke & the Blazers

Brian Fahey

Liz Fletcher


Alex Flores

Doug Fulton

Sidney George

"The Chief" Schabuttie Gilliame

Chief
                              Gilliame

Jim Glass

JimGlass170H

Gerry Glombecki

Richard Gomez

Steve Grams

Chuck Hall


Paul "Texas Red" Halperin

Small Paul Hamilton

Heather Hardy

Mike Hebert

hebert
Gaynel Hodge

Hoodoo Kings

Hoodoo Kings CD
                          front
David Horwitz

missing file

George Howard


Long John Hunter

 

King Karl

Jerome Kimsey


Leon Kittrel


Marty Kool

Marty Kool

Louisiana Red

Don Lupo

Lupo


Jimmy Mack

Gary Mackender

Blake Matthies

Matthies


Arthur Migliazza

A Migliazza
                                photo

Michael P. Nordberg

MichaelNordberg-170H

Hans Olson

HansOlson-170H
R.D. Olson

R. D. Olson

Lisa Otey

Buzz Pearson

BuzzPearson170H

Big Pete Pearson

Jimmy Peyton

Rainer Ptacek

Johnny Rapp


Rochelle Raya

Sugaray Rayford

Sugaray


Buddy Reed

Francine Reed

Margo Reed

Danny Rhodes

Dave Riley

Dave
                      Riley
Rocket 88's

Rocet 88's

Roger Rotoli


Bill Shew & Cathy Warner

Bill
                      & Cathy
Dino Spells

Dino Spells

Scotty Spenner

ScottySpenner-170H
Johnny Tanner

Susie Tarsha

Bob Tate

Paul Thomas

Henry "Mojo" Thompson

Dave Trippy


Glenn Velardi

Velardi
Tom Walbank

Tom Walbank
Tommy Walker

Bo Wilson



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