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Sept. 12: John Primer & The Real Deal Blues Band w/ Jimmy Johnson, Tail Dragger, Lurrie Bell, Bob Corritore at Record Row summer series at Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven/Chess Studios, 2120 S. Michigan, Chicago

Laith Al Saadi at City Winery, Chicago

Sept. 13: Honey Island Swamp Band at SPACE, Evanston

Keb' Mo' at North Shore Center for Performing Arts, Skokie

Sept. 14: Lurrie Bell show, plus blues photo exhibit opening, This Bucket Ain't For Ice, by Eric Kriesant, 12 noon- 4 p.m. at Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven/Chess Studios, 2120 S. Michigan, Chicago

Sept. 15: 7th Annual Chicago Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony w/ Mike Wheeler Band, Mary Lane, Johnny Rawls, Vino Louden, Charles Wilson, Vern "Sticks" Taylor, Dion Payton, Calvin "Skip" Gaskin, Paul Richmond, Joe Barr, Frank "Scrap Iron" Robinson, Greg Easterling & more at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Sept. 19: Cedric Burnside at SPACE, Evanston

Delmark CD release party w/ Rockin' Johnny & guests Rae Gordon, Aki Kumar at Martyr's, Chicago

Blues Projam w/ Billy Flynn, Omar Coleman, Dave Katzman, Kelly Littleton, Melvin Smith at Reggie's, Chgo

Sept. 20: Ronnie Baker Brooks at City Winery, Chicago

Sept. 21: CD release party w/ Joel Paterson & Friends at SPACE, Evanston

Delbert McClinton w/ Gerald Dowd at Old Town School, Chicago

Sept. 23: Joanna Connor at SPACE, Evanston

Sept. 25: Rockin' Johnny Burgin at Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago

Sept. 26: Corey Dennison Band at
Hey Nonny, Arlington Heights

Sept. 27-28: The Record Company at House of Blues, Chgo

Sept. 30: Toronzo Cannon CD release party at City Winery, Chicago


Oct. 1: Toronzo Cannon at FitzGerald's, Berwyn

Oct. 5: Windy City Blues Fest w/ Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Annika Chambers, Bob Corritore's Chicago Blues Reunion (Tail Dragger, Oscar Wilson, Bob Stroger, Kenny Smith, Willie Buck, Billy Flynn & more), Tennessee Redemption (Brandon Santini, Jeff Jenson), Kevin Purcell & The Nightburners, Chicago Blues Challenge & more at Seat Geek Stadium, Berwyn

Oct. 19: Blues 88s w/ Mick Archer & John Talmadge at Skokie Theater, Skokie

Oct. 25: All-Star Blues Revue w/ Alligator recording artists: Cash Box Kings, Toronzo Cannon & The Chicago Way, Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials at Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg

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