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EVENTS: Chicago Blues Guide HOT shows
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HOT SHOWS 2018
NOV-DEC
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.
For a list of Blues Jams click HERE
HOT SHOWS
Nov. 26: Mike Ledbetter at SPACE, Evanston

Luke Pytel Blues Band w/ Demetria Taylor at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Nov. 27: Smiley Tillmon Band, Keithen Banks at House of Blues, Chgo

Giles Corey, Mike Wheeler Band & Peaches at Kingston Mines, Chgo

Nov. 28: Canned Heat, Kevin B.F. Burt at City Winery, Chicago

Joel Paterson, Chris Foreman, Oscar Wilson at SPACE, Evanston

Cash Box Kings at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Morry Sochat duo at Smoke Daddy Wrigleyville, Chicago

Book signing & discussion, Bitten by the Blues, w/ authors Bruce Iglauer & Patrick A. Roberts, at Bookends & Beginnings, 6 p.m.,1712 Sherman Ave., Evanston

Nov. 29: Cedrick Burnside at Hey Nonny, Arlington Heights

Jimmy Johnson at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Chicago Slim & Friends, Chicago Blues All-Stars at House of Blues, Chgo

Original Chicago Blues All-Stars at Motor Row, Chgo

Morry Sochat & Special 20s at Shaw's, Chicago

Nov. 30: Dave Specter Band at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

Lurrie Bell, Nick Linsey at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

John Primer, Dave Herrero at House of Blues, Chgo

Andrew Diehl & The Nightmen at Smoke Daddy Wicker Park, Chgo

Smiley Tillmon Band at Smoke Daddy Wrigleyville, Chicago

37th Street Blues Band at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Wind Gypsys at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

Nick Bell Band at House Pub, St. Charles

Nov. 30 - Dec. 1: BTS Express w/ Shirley Johnson at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Vance "Guitar" Kelly at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Shawn Holt & The Teardrops, Joanna Connor at Kingston Mines, Chgo

Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band at Rosa's, Chgo

Dec. 1: CD release party w/ Dawn O'Keefe Williams & The Lucky Dogs and special guests at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

John Primer, Luca Chiellini at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Liz Mandeville at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

Michael Charles, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chgo

Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Marty "Big Dog" Mercer at Peggy Kinnane's, Arlington Hts.

Sonic Soul at Arlington Ale House, Arlington Hts.

Dec. 2: Chicago Wind Blues Band w/ Matthew Skoller & Deitra Farr at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Jimmy Johnson at Lagunitas Tap Room, Chgo

Cyrus Hayes, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chgo

Billy Flynn at Shaw's, Chicago

Dec. 3: Billy Flynn at Smoke Daddy Wicker Park, Chgo

Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening at Rialto Theater, Joliet

Dec. 4: Ron Sorin & Blue Coast Band at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Tom Marker's Bluesday Tuesday w/ Guy King at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Dec. 5: John Primer & Steve Bell at Rosa's, Chgo

Dec. 7: Lucky Peterson at Rosa's, Chgo

Dec. 6: Cash Box Kings at Hey Nonny, Arlington Heights

Billy Branch & Sons of The Blues w/ Sones de Mexico at DuSable Museum, Chicago. FREE w/ advance registration.

Dec. 8: Lurrie Bell at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

EARLY WARNINGS

Dec. 12: 90th Birthday Party for Jimmy Johnson w/ Dave Specter at SPACE, Evanston

Dec. 15: Larkin Poe at SPACE, Evanston

Dec. 22: Ronnie Baker Brooks at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Jan. 3-27: Buddy Guy's annual residency at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago. Advance tickets needed.

Visit our CLUB listings for more info.

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