Photo: Steve Howard


Malmoe-Copenhagen Blues Connexion is a non-profit organization, which has been working for 20 years to promote live bluesmusic in their region arranging club-events, jamsessions and festivals.




The European Blues Union (EBU) is a non-profit organization, established in 2010 by a group of European Blues professionals and enthusiasts encompassing festival and tour promoters, clubs, agents, blues magazines, journalists, photographers, researchers, independent record companies and distributors, radio deejays, and blues musicians.



The European Blues Challenge (EBC) is a competition produced by the European Blues Union for bands from over 20 countries that are members of the EBU. Held annually since 2011, each year the EBC attracts more & more musicians and fans from all around Europe and the world, creating a friendly platform for aspiring European blues bands to present themselves in front of a broad, international audience.




Do you wanna join the work?

Be a member of MCBC, please write to

Be a member of EBU, please write to




This webpage is created by Malmoe-Copenhagen Blues Connexion

EBC 2022 poster was created by Hans-Peter Nilsson.


all rights reserved 2021




EBC 2022 is arranged by

Malmoe-Copenhagen Blues Connexion


Photo: Steve Howard

The Board


Hans-Peter Nilsson, chairman

Håkan Sehlin, secretary

Janåke Pålsson, accountant

Ingvar Formby

Mats Hansson

Jan Offesson

Please, feel free to contact us



In urgent matters please call:

+46 70 885 42 07



Postal address

MCBC / Hans-Peter Nilsson

Almhögsgatan 14

S-214 57 Malmö