Monday Nights At 9pm: An Hour Of Nothing But The Blues Hosted By Tom Marker.
Last night I headed over to Buddy Guy’s Legends to hang with my friends there and check out the Chicago R&B Kings featuring Gene “Big Daddy” Barge and guitarist Rob Blaine. I was sitting at [...]
Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for October 20, 2014 Artist of the Week: Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater EDDY CLEARWATER – TOO OLD TO GET MARRIED From Eddy’s new, live record, Soul Funky. Celebrate with Eddy [...]
Buddy Show Tix Going On Sale, New Blues From Miss. In Town, Eddy “The Chief” Artist Of The Week Tonight
On Blues Breakers tonight at 9pm central our Artist of the Week will be Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater. He has a new album out and a CD release party coming up this Friday at Buddy [...]
Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for October 13, 2014 Artist of the Week: Little Walter LITTLE WALTER – JUKE Recorded in Chicago in 1952 with Muddy Waters and Jimmy Rogers on guitar. LITTLE WALTER – CRAZY [...]
Buddy Guy has made it an annual tradition to take up shop at his club Legends for a January residency. This year will be no exception as we just announced on Blues Breakers Buddy Guy’s January residency at Legends.
Little Walter will be our Artist of the Week, there will be new blues by Dr. John with Shemekia Copeland, and we will be announcing the dates of the “Buddy Shows.” Again in 2015 the [...]
Tom Marker here in the blues cave putting together tonight’s show. We have a new song by Mavis Staples with our Artist of the Week the North Mississippi Allstars from a new soundtrack recording, a [...]
B.B. King was back in Chicago this past Friday night for a show at The House of Blues. A statement on his web site said, “Mr. King fell ill last night, Oct 3 2014 during [...]
An all-star benefit/memorial tonight at Rosa’s. Nick Charles, long-time bass player for Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues passed away this year. Nick had a LOT of friends in the Chicago blues scene. Everyone [...]
A jam packed two hour program of blues with enough talent for a daylong blues festival and an appearance at a beautiful new venue by Chicago’s #1 Soul Man both in Hyde Park today. Hyde [...]