ABOUT OUR STORE
Welcome to the Toronto Blues Society Store! All prices include both shipping and tax. For assistance or to process your purchase over the phone, please contact the TBS office.
MAPLE BLUES MAGAZINE ADVERTISING PAYMENTS Pay for your Maple Blues Magazine advertising online! Payments are processed through PayPal (no account required) and all major credit cards are accepted. Please enter the amount on your invoice in the “Enter amount here” space below and click “Buy Now.” When submitting your payment, please include your organization name and invoice number in the “Add special instructions to the seller:” field.
CHARTER MEMBERSHIP – $50 – 1 year Your charter membership includes the monthly Maple Blues magazine, membership card, discounts to TBS events, exclusive access to special TBS events, industry discounts, and more!
CHARTER MEMBERSHIP – $95 – 2 years Your charter membership includes the monthly MapleBlues magazine, membership card, discounts to TBS events, exclusive access to special TBS events, and more!
CHARTER MEMBERSHIP – $135 – 3 years Your charter membership includes the monthly MapleBlues magazine, membership card, discounts to TBS events, exclusive access to special TBS events, and more!
FAMILY MEMBERSHIP – $70/year Same privileges as Charter membership for a maximum of 2 adults and 2 children under 19
INSTITUTIONAL or BENEFACTOR MEMBERSHIP – $125/year The Institutional Membership has many benefits too numerous to mention, including discounts on the MapleBlues magazine advertising.
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP – $35/year Includes home delivery of the monthly newsletter.
STUDENT MEMBERSHIP – $20/year Same benefits as CHARTER membership with valid student ID.
MUSIC AND MERCHANDISE
Toronto Blues Now CD – $20 Toronto Blues Now features some of Toronto’s best blues recording artists and is a sweet sample of the sounds being created on our vibrant scene. Toronto blues music has a sound that is unique to a cosmopolitan city where emerging artists mix it up with veterans. Who do you love? The Toronto Blues Society hopes you love them all! Be sure to check out these artists’ full length recordings and live shows: Paul Reddick, Downchild Blues Band, David Wilcox, Jack de Keyzer, Suzie Vinnick, Harrison Kennedy, Treasa Levasseur, Fathead, Rita Chiarelli, Steve Strongman, Shakura S’Aida, Julian Fauth, Diana Braithwaite & Chris Whiteley, The 24th Street Wailers, and catl. Track Listing: 1 Paul Reddick – Photograph 2 Downchild Blues Band – I Need a Hat 3 David Wilcox – The Groove 4 Jack de Keyzer – I Want to Love You 5 Suzie Vinnick – Save Me For Later 6 Harrison Kennedy – Music to My Ears 7 Treasa Levasseur featuring Raoul & The Big Time – A Little Pride 8 Fathead – Freedom Day 9 Rita Chiarelli – French Kiss 10 Steve Strongman – Haven’t Seen It Yet 11 Shakura S’Aida – Geechee Woman 12 Julian Fauth – Sorry Don’t Cut No Ice 13 Diana Braithwaite & Chris Whiteley – Shake Blues 14 The 24th Street Wailers – Home Cookin’ 15 catl. – Gotta Thing For You
27th Women’s Blues Revue T-Shirt – $20 100% Cotton. Various sizes available. Please include desired size in “Add special instructions to the seller:” field during checkout. Available Sizes Ladies: Small, Medium & Large Men’s: Small, Large
Harmonica Necklace – $10 TBS Harmonica Necklace is a functioning, diatonic harmonica in C. Included with each harmonica necklace is a note guide for a different blues standard (ex. St. Louis Blues, Georgia, Kansas City, The Blues Is Alright). Each necklace also features a different bead colour combination (ex. blue, pictured).
Talent Search Submission Fee – $10
TBS Talent Search is open to emerging Canadian blues artists who have not appeared in the finals of the talent search in the past and who do not have national distribution. Applications are due every May. For more information of the TBS Talent Search, click here.
Blues Summit Showcase Submission Fee – $20
Blues Summit is TBS’s biennial blues conference where artists can apply to showcase their work in front of industry professionals. Summit showcasing opportunities are open to performance-ready solo acts, duos and ensembles that did not perform at the previous blues summit. For more information on showcasing and what to include in your application, click here.