Inland Empire Blues Society

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Inland Empire Blues Society
Founded January, 1992
Area served
Inland Empire (Pacific Northwest)
Slogan Blues in the Inland Northwest

To support, preserve, and promote the blues

through social events.

The Inland Empire Blues Society (IEBS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting, preserving and promoting the blues through social events, such as concerts, festivals, and a newsletter. IEBS is a member of the Blues Foundation. Although based in Spokane Washington, IEBS represents a broader area generally known as the Inland Empire of the Pacific Northwest.[1]

The signature event of the IEBS is their annual Empire Awards that recognize individuals for contributions made supporting the Blues in the Inland Empire region.[2]