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The San Diego Bluegrass Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation dedicated to the preservation and promotion of bluegrass music in the San Diego area. 

Sign up for our email list!

Type your email address in the box above, then hit the GO button. We'll send you occasional emails about San Diego-area bluegrass events. To receive even more info, become an SDBS member.

SDBS is a member of the
International Bluegrass
Music Association.


Your Band Can Join SDBS or renew your band membership online now!

BAND MEMBERSHIP: Band membership costs only $35 per year, and comes with benefits, including:

Qualification for referral by SDBS to privatge gigs coming though SDBS

Qualification for paid SDBS gis

Listing of your band on our website (coming soon!)

Periodic listing in our Tune Up Newsletter

One copy of the Tune Up each month

You can list your band as a member of SDBS on your website and in social media.

Band membership is for the band, not for the individual band members. We encourage your band members to join as individuals to get all the direct benefits of SDBS membership and to know they are helping support bluegrass music in San Diego!.

Joining SDBS for a band memnbership is simple and safe:

  • Click on the "add to cart" button below and follow the directions to complete your payment. Make sure the "ship to" address correctly shows the name and address of the band leader. If the band leader's phone number and email address cannot be included when you are completing the PayPal transaction, send an email to the SDBS membership chair, Richard Burkett, with this information.

  • You will not be billed until you have entered your credit card information and have clicked the final button. 
  • You will promptly receive an email confirmation of your payment. 
  • Please be sure to give us the current address, email address, and phone number for your band leader for our records when prompted for shipping information, or send that information to Richard Burkett using the red link above or below.
  • After joining, your designated band leader will begin receiving the monthly Tune Up e-Newsletter at the email address you provide us when prompted for shipping information.
  • Questions? Email our Membership chair Richard Burkett. 

Thanks for joining or renewing - we greatly appreciate your support!

Use the button below for a band membership (new or renewal) at $35 per year.  

One year band membership $35.00






Why Should Your Band Join SDBS?


Just $35 a year gets you a band membership Your deisgnated band leader will get email updates about upcoming bluegrass events and discounts to certain workshops and concerts and your band will qualify for gig referrals from SDBS. Best of all, you'll be helping to preserve and promote bluegrass music in San Diego County. Join us today!