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HOT SHOWS 2017
SEPT-OCT
Scroll down for Early Warnings!

Be sure to check with the venue in case of last minute changes. Visit our CLUB listings for more info.
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Jimmy Vivino & Kate Moss by Roman Sobus
Oct. 6: Jimmy Vivino & The Kate Moss 4 w/ Brother John Kattke, Marty Binder, Felix Reyes at Rosa's, Chicago
photo: Roman Sobus

HOT SHOWS

Sept. 28: Southern Avenue at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Luke Pytel Blues Band w/ Shirley Johnson at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Pistol Pete Band at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Mike Wheeler Band at House of Blues, Chicago

Nellie "Tiger" Travis, Vance Kelly at Kingston Mines, Chicago

Rockin' Johnny at Lagunitas Tap Room, Chgo

Smiley Tillmon, 5:30-8:30 p.m., at River Roast, Chicago

Sept. 29: Summer of Love/Woodstock Tribute with Derrick Procell as Joe Cocker and more at Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg

Nellie "Tiger" Travis at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Vino Louden, Soul 2 The Bone at House of Blues, Chicago

Jimmy Burns at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

Chicago Wind at Rosa's, Chicago

Nick Bell Band at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

Pistol Pete Band at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Sept. 29-30: Mike Wheeler Band w/ Demetria Taylor at Blue Chicago, Chicago

John Primer & The Real Deal Blues Band at  B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Joanna Connor, Lurrie Bell at Kingston Mines, Chicago

Sept. 30: Annika Chambers w/ Igor Prado Band (from Brazil) and Michael Ledbetter at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Kinsey Report at Rosa's, Chicago

Breezy Rodio, Chicago R&B Kings at House of Blues, Chicago

Gerald McClendon at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames at Smoke Daddy, Chgo

Tom Holland & The Shuffle Kings at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Jamiah Rogers, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chicago

Oct. 1: Luke Pytel Blues Band w/ Shirley Johnson at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Sheryl Youngblood at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Ronnie Hicks & Masheen Co. at  B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Eric Noden, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chicago
 
Early Warnings!!

Oct. 3: Li'l Ed & The Blues Imperials at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Oct. 6: Jimmy Vivino & The Kate Moss 4 w/ Brother John Kattke, Marty Binder, Felix Reyes at Rosa's, Chicago

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Oct. 5: The Weight (tribute to The Band) at The Arcada Theater, St. Charles

Oct. 5-15: Shaw's Crabhouse 29th Annual Oyster Fest w/ Kenny "Beedy Eyes" Smith & The Friends Band, Omar Coleman, Linsey Alexander, Marty Big Dog Mercer, Mike Wheeler Band, Andrew Diehl, Mississippi Heat, Ring of Music & more, Chicago

Oct. 7: The Weight (tribute to The Band) at SPACE, Evanston

Popa Chubby at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Oct. 13: Wayne Baker Brooks, Mississippi Heat at SPACE, Evanston


Oct. 14: Barry Goldberg w/ Rob Stone, Mark Wydra, Willie "The Touch" Hayes, John Sefner, 4-6 pm, at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

David Bromberg & John Sebastian at Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg

Oct. 15: Chicago Blues Hall of Fame Induction: Jeanne Sparrow emcees & Mike Wheeler Band hosts: Benny Turner, Barry Goldberg, Erwin Helfer, Eddie C. Campbell, Holle Thee Maxwell,  Gene "Daddy G" Barge, Carl Weathersby, John Primer, Big Llou Johnson, Katherine Davis, Little Ed & The Blues Imperials, Vance Kelly, Sugar Blue, Peaches Staten, Pierre Lacocque, Carlos Johnson, Smiley Tillmon, Zora Young, Shirley Johnson & many more. View it live starting at 2 p.m. here: http://www.buddyguy.tv

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