In the cyber world of today, it is necessary to keep changing with the times to stay on top of things. With that in mind we are trying to consistently keep our website to be more user friendly and accessible. Over the past couple of years, Bruce Gifford has worked on giving the site a more friendly and easier to read look and we thank him for everything he has provided the CBA during that time moving us in the right direction.

At this point, we wish to introduce you to the new webmaster, Buko. Many of you may know Buko within the music scene in Portland and also for the work he has provided for multiple websites, including his own and the site, both chronicle what is happening within Portland’s music present and past. Other sites he has developed and maintains include, and Buko is working to resolve server issues we’ve encountered in the past, making the calendar even more easier to navigate, bringing back our on-line merchandise store and even more. This is an work in progress that we’ll keep you up to speed on in the BluesNotes, but keep an eye on his progress at