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HOT SHOWS 2018
APRIL
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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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HOT SHOWS
 
April 4: J.W. Williams & The Chi-town Hustlers w/ Laretha Weathersby at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Linsey Alexander, Keithen Banks at House of Blues, Chgo

Omar Coleman & Harry Hmura at Rosa's, Chicago

April 5: Mud Morganfield CD party at

SPACE, Evanston

Chicago R&B Kings at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

April 5-6: Corey Dennison Band at Mom's Place, Chgo

April 6: Cash Box Kings play bluesSHOUT dance competititon at Salvage One, 1840 W. Hubbard, Chicago

Carl Weathersby at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Big James & The Chicago Playboys at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Guy King, Chicago R&B Kings at House of Blues, Chgo

Blues & BBQ w/ Linsey Alexander at Reggie's, Chicago

Melody Angel at Rosa's, Chicago

51 Lincoln at Smoke Daddy, Chgo

Gerald McClendon at 210 Live, Highwood

J.B. Ritchie at Harlem Ave. Lounge, Berwyn

Nick Bell Band at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

Linsey Alexander at House Pub, St. Charles

April 6-7: Sheryl Youngblood Blues Band at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Larry McCray, Joanna Connor at Kingston Mines, Chicago

April 7: Rock for Peace charity benefit w/ Ronnie Baker Brooks at Gorton Center, Lake Forest

14th Annual Chi-town Blues Fest: Bobby Rush, Latimore, Willie Clayton,  Nellie "Tiger" Travis, Calvin Richardson, Pokey Bear at Arie Crown Theater, Chicago

Mary Lane, Nora Jean Bruso at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Corey Dennison Band at House of Blues, Chgo

Breezy Rodio at Nick's Beer Garden, Chgo

Linsey Alexander, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chgo

Mike Wheeler Band at Rosa's, Chicago

Chicago Bound at Smoke Daddy, Chgo

Woodstock & Joe Cocker Tribute at 210 Live, Highwood

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

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

Vernon Street Blues Band at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

Donna Herula, Rebecca Toon & John Abbey at Wishbone, Chgo

April 8: Jump 'N The Saddle Band at 210 Live, Highwood

Nellie "Tiger" Travis Blues Band at Blue Chicago, Chicago

Carlos Showers at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

Studebaker John, Tom Holland & The Shuffle Kings at House of Blues, Chgo

Dave Herrero, Blues Brunch, at River Roast, Chgo

Toni Callahan & Her Jazz Guys at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

April 9: Mike Wheeler Blues Band w/ Demetria Taylor at Blue Chicago, Chicago

April 11: Davina & The Vagabonds at SPACE, Evanston

EARLY WARNINGS

April 13: Benny Turner w/ Rob Stone, Jellybean Alexander, Prof. Louie & special guests at Rosa's, Chicago

Bettye Lavette at Old Town School, Chicago

George Porter, Jr. at SPACE, Evanston

Kate Moss birthday bash w/ Smiley Tillmon Band at Danny's on Douglas, Elgin


April 14: Axpona presents Delmark night w/ Jimmy Johnson, Demetria Taylor, Corey Dennison Band at Renaissance Hotel, Schaumburg

Walter Trout, Nick Bell at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Anthony Gomes at Brauerhouse, Lombard

David Bromberg at Old Town School, Chicago


April 15: Cash Box Kings, The Jimmys at SPACE, Evanston

Sopro Music All Star Blues Revue w/ Doug Lee, Chainsaw Dupont, Eddie Neese, Billy King, Deb Seitz, The Chicago Horns & more at Pheasant Run Theater, St. Charles

April 18: Max Weinberg's Jukebox at City Winery, Chicago

James Hunter 6 at at SPACE, Evanston

April 19: Delbert McClinton at City Winery, Chicago

April 21: Rev. Payton's Big Damn Band at Reggie's, Chicago

April 22: Tommy Castro & The Painkillers at City Winery, Chicago

Native American Veterans benefit, hosted by Trickster Art Gallery w/ Dawn O'Keefe Williams & The Lucky Dogs, Mark Cleveland, J.B. Ritchie, Nick Bell Band, Danny Baron, The Wind Gypsies, Rob Rosenberg, The Corner Boys, Dean Milano, Chris Minardi, Chuck Jennings, James Costanza, Phil Munton, & more at Mac's on Slade, Palatine

April 24: Davy Knowles tribute to Rory Gallagher at SPACE, Evanston

April 25: Altered Five at B.L.U.E.S. (on Halsted), Chicago

April 26-27: Keb' Mo' at City Winery, Chicago

April 28: Nick Moss Band CD release party at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

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