Chicago Blues Fest: Day two photos

Chicago Blues Fest: Day two photos

Friday night was a real treat with a awesome lineup.  A few of the Blues Artists and musicians that preformed included:

On the Mississippi Juke Joint Stage -  Kenny “Beedeyes” Smith Blues Jam

At the Petrillo Music Shell -  Earnest “Guitar” Roy -  Irma Thomas and  Bobby Rush and his Blues Band

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Today's line up:

SATURDAY, JUNE 8 – Grant Park
Bud Light Crossroads Stage
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Bobby Slim James
12:45 p.m. – 2 p.m.     Michael Coleman and the New Back Breakers
2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.   Peaches and the Groove Shakers
4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Mike Avery and West Side Soul
Mississippi Juke Joint Stage
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Panel Discussion (Pinetop Perkins 100th B-Day) with Pat Morgan, Barrelhouse Chuck & Kenny “Beedyeyes” Smith
1:00 p.m. – 2 p.m.      The Peterson Brothers Band
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.   Eddie Taylor, Jr.
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.         Castro Coleman
5:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.   Tribute to Howlin’Wolf featuring Eddie Shaw and friends
Pepsi Front Porch Stage
Noon – 1 p.m.   Liz Mandeville and the Blue Points
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.   Khalif Wailin’ Walter
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.         Holle Thee Maxwell
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Larry McCray
Petrillo Music Shell
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.   Ronnie Baker Brooks
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.   Otis Clay and the Platinum Band featuring Uvee Hayes
8:10 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. The Memphis Soul Revue starring The Bar-Kays with special guests Eddie Floyd andSir Mack Rice
 
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The Chicago Blues Festival is more than the great performers of today, it is rich in the ever present history of the Chicago Blues scene. Great organizations like the Windy City Blues Society and the Little Walter Foundation, help keep the great Chicago Blues music alive.

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IF YOU LIKED THIS YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PREVIOUS COLUMNS:

Chicago Blues Festival Day three photos

 

Chicago Blues Fest: Day one photos -  Windy City Blues Lineup - Thank those you cannot ThankChicago through the eyes of a tourist

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