Call for artists for the 38th Rawa Blues Festival


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Irek Dudek and the Arts Council of the Rawa Blues Festival have announced the beginning of the recruitment for bands interested in performing at the 38th edition of the event. As every year, the artists to perform on the Big and Small Stage will be selected through a competition.

The bands interested in participating in the Festival can submit an application online on


  1. Only applications submitted by an authorised band representatives are accepted.
  2. The organizer provides the bands qualified for performing at the Festival with hotel accommodation and reimbursement of the ground travel costs.
  3. In the process of rehearsals three tracks of the submitted CD/DVD are played (first three tracks if not specified otherwise).
  4. The recruitment shall be carried out by Arts Council of the Rawa Blues Festival, which is composed of distinguished music journalists.
  5. The deadline for submitting the applications is March, 31th.


On Sunday winter evenings we also recommend retransmissions of concerts from last year’s 37th edition of Rawa Blues on TVP2 – TV channel.

The plan of issue is as follows:

Sunday, 21.01. at 01:49 – episode 1, Irek Dudek Big Band and Eden Brent
Sunday 04.02. at 02:05 – episode 2, Markus King Band and Kris Barras Band Sunday 18.02 at 01:50 – episode 3, Tim Woodson & The Heirs of Harmony and Sonny Landreth.