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EVENTS ARCHIVE
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Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2015:
New Year's Eve toastNEW YEAR'S EVE SHOWS 2015

plus Christmas time blues shows

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Jorma KaukonenDec. 19: Jorma Kaukonen at Old Town School, Chicago

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Marcia BallMarcia Ball will appear at two Chicagoland venues this week.
Dec. 11: at SPACE, Evanston
Dec. 12: at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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John Primer by MarilynNov. 27-28: John Primer & The Real Deal Blues Band w/ Demetria Taylor at Blue Chicago, Chicago
Dec. 4: John Primer at Rosa's, Chgo

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photo: Marilyn Stringer
Tommy Castro by JennNov. 20: Tommy Castro & The Pain Killers at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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photo: Jennifer Noble
David BrombergNov. 15: David Bromberg (2 shows) at Old Town School, Chicago

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Eddie ShawOct. 30-31: Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang at Kingston Mines, Chicago

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Edgar WinterOct. 20: Edgar Winter at City Winery, Chgo

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photo: Dianne Bruce Dunklau
Ronnie Baker BrooksOct. 16: Ronnie Baker Brooks at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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photo: Jennifer Noble
Rory BlockOct. 7: Rory Block at Old Town School, Chicago

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Booker T. JonesOct. 2:
Booker T. Jones at Freedom Hall, Park Forest

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Shemekia CopelandSept. 26: Shemekia Copeland at Old Town School, Chicago

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photo: Jennifer Noble
Tad RobinsonSept. 16: Dave Specter Band w/ Tad Robinson at SPACE, Evanston

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Buckwheat ZydecoSept. 12:
Buckwheat Zydeco at Shock Top Oyster Fest, Roscoe Village (Damen & Roscoe), Chicago

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Cyril Neville by Jenn NobleSept. 4: Royal Southern Brotherhood at  SPACE, Evanston

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Cyril Neville photo: Jenn Noble
Grana' LouiseAug. 27: Grana' Louise Farewell & Bon Voyage party w/ Vino Louden, Mike Wheeler, Larry Williams, Ricky Nelson & more at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

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Jimmie Vaughan by Kurgansky Jimmie Vaughan & Tilt-A-Whirl Band w/ Lou Ann Barton will perform:
Aug. 19: at City Winery, Chicago

Aug. 20: at SPACE, Evanston

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photo: Michael Kurgansky
Walter TroutAug. 14:
Walter Trout at  Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

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Ronnie Earl by KurganskyAug. 8:
Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters w/ Diane Blue at SPACE, Evanston

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photo: Michael Kurgansky
Delbert McClintonJuly 29:
Delbert McClinton
at City Winery, Chgo

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photo: Jennifer Noble
Anson FunderburghJuly 25: Golden State-Lone Star Revue w/ Anson Funderburgh, Little Charlie Baty, Mark Hummel at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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photo: Jennifer Noble
Wayne Baker BrooksJuly 18: Wayne Baker Brooks, Planetary Blues at
Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

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Walter Wolfman WashingtonJuly 12: Walter Wolfman Washington & The Roadmasters at SPACE, Evanston

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Elvin Bishop by Jenn NobleJuly 1: Elvin Bishop at SPACE, Evanston

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photo: by Jennifer Noble
John Hammond, Jr.June 27: John Hammond, Jr. at Beverly Arts Center, Chicago

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Guy KingJune 18: Guy King at House of Blues, Chgo

June 19-20: Guy King at Hollywood Casino, Aurora

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Eddy ClearwaterBeyond The Blues Fest 2105: The After-Parties
Where to find live blues around town before, during and after Chicago Blues Fest in Grant Park.
Buddy GuyEVENT: Chicago Blues Festival 2015
We have the complete lineup for you. Headliners include: Buddy Guy, Shemekia Copeland, Clarence Carter, Syl Johnson, plus tributes to Muddy Waters & Willie Dixon.
Sonny LandrethJune 5-6: Sonny Landreth, The Broadcast at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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photo: Dianne Bruce Dunklau
Henry ButlerMay 28: Henry Butler at SPACE, Evanston

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CJ ChenierMay 23: C.J. Chenier at SPACE, Evanston

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Coco MontoyaMay 12: Coco Montoya w/ Mike Zito at SPACE, Evanston

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Eric BibbMay 9: Eric Bibb at Old Town School, Chicago

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photo: Dianne Bruce Dunklau
John PrimerMay 1-2: John Primer w/ Shirley Johnson at Blue Chicago, Chicago

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Ronnie Baker BrooksApril 25: Ronnie Baker Brooks at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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Bobby RushApril 17: Bobby Rush, Mary Lane at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

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Lil' EdApril 10-11: Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials at  Rosa's, Chgo

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Amy HartApril 3: Amy Hart CD Party at Mayne Stage, Chicago
POSTPONED




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Dave SpecterMarch 25: Dave Specter & Brother John Kattke at SPACE, Evanston

March 27: Dave Specter & Jimmy Johnson at Rosa's, Chgo

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Buddy Guy at Bluesstock
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to see who's performing this week.


Buddy Guy photo: Dianne Bruce Dunklau
Rev. RavenJan. 17: Winter Blues Bash w/ Rev. Raven & The Chain Smoking Altar Boys, Westside Andy, Jim Liban, Alex Wilson Band, Aaron Williams & Hoodoo, Altered 5, Generation Blue. Just added: Nick Moss & Michael Ledbetter at Hemmens Cultural Center, Elgin

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Buddy Guy at BluesstockJan. 2 - 31: Buddy Guy's January residency at Legends. Thursdays-Sundays. Tickets: $55-65.

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photo: Dianne Bruce Dunklau
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2014:
Ronnie Baker Brooks

To see Hot Shows of 2014, click on photo of Ronnie Baker Brooks
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2013:
Lil' Ed

To see Hot Shows of 2013, click on photo of Lil' Ed
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2012:
Lurrie Bell



To see Hot Shows of 2012,
click on photo of Lurrie Bell
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2011:
Otis Clay

To see Hot Shows of 20ll, click on the photo of Otis Clay
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2010:
Jimmy Johnson


To see Hot Shows of 2010, click on photo of Jimmy Johnson (left)
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2009:
Shirley Johnson


To see Hot Shows of 2009, click on photo of Shirley Johnson
Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows 2008:
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To see 2008 Archive, click on photo of Magic Slim (left)
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