Some year I'm going to get to all three days of this amazing FREE music fest. Plans will keep me away on Saturday and Sunday this year, but I'm looking forward to Friday's line up for the Alligator Records 45th Anniversary Celebration:
- Shemekia Copeland
- Curtis Salgado
- Tommy Castro & The Painkillers
- Toronzo Cannon
- Lil' Ed and The Blues Imperials
- Corky Siegel
Check out all the festival headliners.
Read more about the 2016 Chicago Blues Festival. (Chicago ABC 7)
Alligator Records 40th Anniversary Collection on Amazon.
Alligator Records 30th Anniversary Collection on Amazon.
Blues and the Alligator: The first 20 Years of Alligator Records (DVD) on Amazon.
Shemekia Copeland - Drivin' Out of Nashville
Curtis Salgado - Nobody But You
Tommy Castro and the Painkillers - Greedy
Toronzo Cannon - Live at Southside Festival Grounds, July 18, 2014
Lil' Ed and the Blues Imperials - Chicken, Gravy & Biscuits
Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues - Opus 17.3