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Paramount Blues Fest 2017
Eddy Clearwater, Shemekia Copeland, Billy Branch, Davy Knowles, John Primer, Billy Flynn, Sam Lay, Corky Siegel & more!
Peoria Blues & Heritage Fest 2017

HOT SHOWS 2017
AUGUST
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Be sure to check with the venue in case of last minute changes. Visit our CLUB listings for more info.
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FESTIVALS

Sept. 1-2: Paramount Blues Festival w/ Eddy Clearwater, Shemekia Copeland, Billy Branch, Davy Knowles, John Primer, Billy Flynn, Sam Lay, Corky Siegel & more at Port Washington, WI

Peoria Blues & Heritage Festival w/ Dr. John, John Mayall, Jon Butler Trio, Southern Avenue, Walter Trout, Rebirth Brass Band, Tinsley Ellis & more at Peoria, IL

Sept. 9: Maxwell Street Blues Fest w/ Kinsey Report, Corey Dennison Band, Nellie "Tiger" Travis, Studebaker John, Brother Jacob,  Chicago
HOT SHOWS

Aug. 28: Guy King at SPACE, Evanston

Mike Wheeler Blues Band w/ Demetria Taylor at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Studebaker John, Doktu Rhute at  House of Blues, Chicago

Aug. 29: Jimmy Nick & Don't Tell Mama at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Linsey Alexander at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Mike Wheeler, Guy King at  House of Blues, Chicago

Joe Filisko Harmonica Party at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Aug. 30: J.W Williams Blues Band w/ Laretha Weathersby at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Dave Specter Band at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Dave Herrero, Joe Marcinek w/ Ike Stubblefield at House of Blues, Chicago

Morry Sochat & Special 20s at Navy Pier Beer Garden, Chicago

Aug. 31: Jimmy Nick & Don't Tell Mama at Club Arcada Speakeasy, St. Charles

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

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

Mike Wheeler, Nellie Tiger Travis at  Kingston Mines, Chicago

Original Chicago Blues All Stars at Motor Row Brewing, Chgo

Devil in a Woodpile (Joel Paterson, Rick Sherry, Beau Sample) at The Hideout, Chicago

Erwin Helfer at Barrelhouse Flat, 9-midnight, Chicago

Sept. 1: Chicago Wind at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Mike Wheeler, Sheryl Youngblood at  House of Blues, Chicago

Larry McCray, Joanna Connor at  Kingston Mines, Chicago

Rockin' Johnny Band at Smoke Daddy, Chgo

Jimmy Nick & Don't Tell Mama at House Pub, St. Charles

Miles Minor at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Sept. 1-2: Shawn Holt & The Teardrops at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Tenry Johns Blues Band w/ Claudette Miller at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Vance Kelly & The Backstreet Blues Band at Rosa's, Chicago

Sept. 2: Joanna Connor at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Larry McCray, Nora Jean Bruso, Studebaker John at Kingston Mines, Chicago

Ronnie Hicks, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chicago

Omar Coleman at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

J.B. Ritchie at House Pub, St. Charles

Howard & The White Boys at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Sept 3: Ronnie Hicks at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago


Chicago Blues All Stars, Chicago Slim & Friends

Rockin' Johnny, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chicago

Rockin' Johnny Band at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Sept 4: Studebaker John, Joanna Connor at  House of Blues, Chicago
Early Warnings!!

Sept. 5: Billy Flynn & Dave Specter at SPACE, Evanston

John Primer at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Sept. 7: Robert Randolph & The Family Band at SPACE, Evanston

Sept. 8: Jeff Dale & The South Woodlawners w/Charlie Love & Jeff Stone at
Motor Row Brewing, Chgo

Sept. 9: Ronnie Baker Brooks at City Winery, Chicago

Sept 14: Ruthie Foster at City Winery, Chgo

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