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What a Great night for our Blues Challenge. 

Congratulations to:

Joel Jordan and

The Josh Love Band.

Winners of the Solo/Duo and Band acts.

Thanks to everyone that helped to make it a special night.

Special thanks to The Krewe of Janus and our judges,

Milton Moore

Lee Sawyer

Gus Campbell

Doyle Jeter

What's Going On!

Juke Joint Jam


Each month!



Thursday Dec 21, 2023
Thursday Jan 18, 2023
Thursday Feb 15, 2023


At Enoch's Irish Pub
Louisville Ave.

Monroe, La- Music Starts at
8 pm

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Welcome to the Ouachita River Blues Society
"O R B S"

ORBS is a 501c3 tax exempt organization dedicated to promoting blues music in North Louisiana. 

"Our mission is to honor blues heritage through promotion, education, and support of live music in the Northeast Louisiana Delta."

ORBS Partners

Downtown West Monroe Revitalization Group

Krewe of Janus

Enoch's Irish Pub

Fort Sumner Studios

KEDM 90.3 Public Radio

Music City Studios

Northeast Louisiana Arts Council


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Merry Christmas 



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Blues on the Ouachita

Ouachita River Blues Society

How We Got Our Start

The Ouachita River Blues Society is passionate about promoting the blues genre and keeping its rich history in North Louisiana alive. The society hosts events and concerts throughout the year, bringing together blues musicians and enthusiasts from all walks of life. Members of the society share a deep appreciation for the power and emotion that blues music can convey, and they work hard to support local musicians and venues that showcase the blues. By fostering a sense of community around the blues, the Ouachita River Blues Society is helping to keep this important cultural tradition alive for future generations to enjoy.

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