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:
R.D. Olson: Vice President
Carla Brownlee: Treasurer

Other Board Members
Jim Crawford, Alex Flores, Danny Krieger, John Strasser, Glenn Velardi,
Mitzi Cowell 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 from the Induction Ceremony held at the Rhythm Room in Phoenix can be found at the following Link.

2016 photos in Phoenix (click here)


ABHOF Announcements:


In memoriam Jerome Kimsey
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1942-2017
Click here for 1998 ABHOF Induction bio


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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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If you know someone who should be considered for nomination to the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame click here: 
This Address    Please include a bio with your suggestion.  Any submission without a bio will not be considered. 


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:  January  23, 2017
Lowell Hollars, Webmaster: August, 2010 to current.
Contact Lowell Hollars at this Address



The Inductees:

Bob Blasi


Mike Blommer


George Bowman


Carla Brownlee

Chico Chism

Mitzi Cowell

Mitzy
                    Cowell


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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

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Gerry Glombecki

Andy Gonzales


Richard Gomez

Richard Gomez

Steve Grams

Steve Grams


Chuck Hall

Chuck Hall

Bruce Halper
Paul "Texas Red" Halperin

Texas Red
Small Paul Hamilton

Small Paull
Heather Hardy

Heather Hardy
Mike Hebert

Mike Hebert
Gaynel Hodge

 Gaynel
                                  Hodge

Hoodoo Kings

Hoodoo Kings front
David Horwitz

David Horwitz
George Howard

 George Howard
Mike Howard



Long John Hunter

 Long John
                  Hunter  

Louis Jordan
King Karl

 King Karl
Jerome Kimsey

Jerome Kimsey

Leon Kittrel

Leon Kittrel

Marty Kool

Marty Kool

Louisiana Red

Don Lupo

Lupo


Jimmy Mack

Gary Mackender

Jeff Masterson
Blake Matthies



Arthur Migliazza

Arthur Migliazza

Lenny "The Mule"
                                  Mulé

Michael P. Nordberg
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Hans Olson

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R.D. Olson

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Lisa Otey

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Buzz Pearson

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Big Pete Pearson

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Jimmy Peyton

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Rainer Ptacek

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Johnny Rapp

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Rochelle Raya

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Sugaray Rayford

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Buddy Reed

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Francine Reed

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Danny Rhodes

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Dave Riley

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Rocket 88's

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Matt Roe

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Dino Spells

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Bill Tarsha

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Susie Tarsha

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Jerome Teasley

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Henry "Mojo" Thompson

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Glenn Velardi

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Tom Walbank

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Anna Warr
Bo Wilson

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President Mike Blommer