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

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2015 Inductees

(photos & bios to be added)

KoKo, Don Lupo & Blake Matthies were inducted 10-18-15
at the Tucson Blues Festival

Stan Devereaux, R.D. Olson & Sugaray Rayford were inducted 1-17-16
at the Rhythm Room
(see photos below)


R.D. Olson & Hans Olson (presenter)

Rd
                      Olson


Bob Corritore (presenter) & Sugaray Rayford
Sugaray
                  Rayford


John Dixon (presenter) & Stan Devereaux
Stan
                  Devereaux



Additional photos from the January 17, 2016 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for R.D. Olson, Sugaray Rayford & Stan Devereaux can be viewed at the following link.
Photo link

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In Memory of

Long John Hunter

1931 - January 2016

Long John Hunter-Obit

Inducted 2009

Read bio
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ABHOF Announcements:


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 19, 2016
Lowell Hollars, Webmaster: August, 2010 to current.
Contact Lowell Hollars at this Address



Videos/Photos from previous years

A few photos from the January 18, 2015 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for Dave Riley &
The Hoodoo Kings can be viewed at the following link.
Photo link


Photos from the December 29, 2013 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for Jim Glass &
Mike Lenaburg can be viewed at the following link.
Photo link


A 19-minute video of the December 29, 2013 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for Mike Lenaburg & Jim Glass can be viewed at the following link.
Video link


Photos from the January 24, 2012 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for Dave Forster can be viewed at the following link.
Photo link


A 10-minute video of the January 24, 2012 Induction Ceremony in Phoenix for Dave Forster can be viewed at the following link.
Video link


A 6-minute video of the October 17, 2010 Induction Ceremony in Tucson can be viewed at the following link.
Video:  Oct. 17, 2010 ABHOF Induction Ceremony



A 9-minute video of the Jan. 10 Induction Ceremony (2009 Inductees) in Phoenix can be viewed at the following link.

Video:  Jan. 10, 2010 ABHOF Induction Ceremony


A 6-minute slideshow/video of the Dec. 28, 2008 Induction Ceremony of Schabuttie Gilliame (aka The Chief) can be viewed at the following link.
Video: Dec. 28, 2008 ABHOF Induction Ceremony


Click HERE for information on Past Events.


The Inductees:

Bob Blasi


Mike Blommer


George Bowman


Carla Brownlee

Chico Chism

Mitzy Cowell

Mitzy
                    Cowell


Deacon-170H
Photo missing

Ed Delucia

Diehl
John Dixon

Duke Draper

Tommy Dukes

Dyke & the Blazers

Brian Fahey

Liza Fletcher
Alex Flores

Dave Forster

missing image
Sidney George

Stefan 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

Louis Jordan

Jerome Kimsey

Leon Kittrel



Marty Kool

Marty Kool

Danny Krieger

Jimmy Mack

Gary Mackender


Arthur Migliazza

A Migliazza photo

Michael P. Nordberg

MichaelNordberg-170H

Hans Olson

HansOlson-170H
Lisa Otey

Buzz Pearson

BuzzPearson170H
Big Pete Pearson

Jimmy Peyton

Rainer Ptacek

Johnny Rapp

Rochelle Raya

Buddy Reed

Francine Reed


Margo Reed

Danny Rhodes


Dave Riley

Dave
                    Riley
Rocket 88's

Rocet
                    88's

Matt Roe

Roger Rotoli


Bill Shew & Cathy Warner

Bill
                      & Cathy
Dino Spells

Dino Spells

Scotty Spenner

ScottySpenner-170H
Kidd Squidd

Kidd Squidd


Johnny Tanner

Bill Tarsha
Susie Tarsha

Bob Tate

Sam Taylor

Paul Thomas

Henry "Mojo" Thompson

Brian Trimmer

Dave Trippy

Glenn Velardi

Velardi
Tom Walbank

Tom Walbank
Tommy Walker

Bo Wilson



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