Welcome to the South Skunk Blues Society home on the web. The South Skunk Blues Society is made up of blues music fans and musicians located in east central Iowa, near the South Skunk River in the Newton, Baxter, Kellogg and Grinnell areas.
Many thanks to our corporate sponsors
Newton Holiday Inn Express - Newton http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/reservation
Relics Antique Store located in Newton - http:\\www.relicsllc.com
Fulton Mechanical: Jeff and Laura Fulton
The Arts Connection - Newton
Newton Convention and Visitors Bureau - http://www.visitnewton.com/
VFW, Men’s Auxiliary Club Post 1655 - Newton
Dr. Mark Wetzel DPM, Foot & Ankle Center - located in Newton
Vern's Garage, (Specialist Cut & Color), Newton http://www.youtube.com/
Jasper County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans: http://www.lutheransonline.
Barney's - Newton http://www.barneysinc.
Riggs Printing – Newton http://www.riggsprinting.com/
Blue Moon BBQ and Cadillac Jacks in Baxter https://www.facebook.com/
Side Tracks Tap - Kellogg
Sugar Grove Vineyards and Gathering Place - Newton https://www.facebook.com/
The Vernon Company - Newton http://www.vernoncompany.
I 80 Farms - Colfax http://i80farms.com/
Revolution Cycle - Baxter http://www.rev-ia.com/
Conner’s Cardinal Corner – Newton
Dickerson Mechanical – Colfax & Altoona http://www.
Wallace Family Funeral Home – Newton http://www.
Aerie Glen – Newton http://aerieglen.com/
The Dental Practice – Newton http://www.
Thombert Inc. - Newton http://www.thombert.com/
Woythaler Insurance – Newton https://www.facebook.com/
Newton Hy-Vee http://hy-vee.com/stores/
Iowa Portable Toilet Services – Kellogg
Colfax Tractor Parts Inc. -Colfax http://www.
Check out these related web sites.
Iowa Music Scene Bringing the Iowa music scene together.
Central Iowa Blues Society -Our good friends to the west, go check out the largest blues society in Iowa.
Mississippi Valley Blues Society From Davenport, Iowa
The Mid Mississippi Muddy Water Blues Society - from Quincy, IL.
Linn County Blues Society - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Lizard Creek Blues Society - from Ft. Dodge, IA.
musiccityblues.org - Another fine Blues Society from Nashville.
Kansas City Blues Society - One of the oldest Blues Societies around. Check out their very large web site.
River City Blues Society - Our friends from Peoria, Illinois.
Simply The Blues - Blues Festival in Fort Madison, Iowa
Music Maker is a non-profit supporting blues musicians in the South and Eastern parts of the country.
Barrelhouse Blues - A unique new source for online Blues information which contains music, videos, news, reviews and links to musicians and web sites dedicated to blues music.
Joe Price - acoustic blues guitarist extraordinare. (That means Great!)
Catfish Keith A fabulous Iowa guitarist with numerous CDs to his credit.
KUNI Radio - Cedar Falls, Iowa - In east central Iowa listen at 90.9, around the Mitchellville/Colfax area, 88.9 or 101.7 FM in Des Moines
Matt Woods and the Thunderbolts - Great blues band from Des Moines.
Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival - Celebrating 25 years in 2010.
The St. Louis Blues Magazine - an on-line magazine originating in St. Louis, MO..
The Iowa Blues Hall of Fame - Our mission is to recognize and honor our Iowa Blues heritage. New members are inducted into the Hall of Fame each year.
The Blue Highway - A Major source of links and information, with photos, sound clips and much more.
The Chicago Reader - Read this to find out what's going on in Chicago.