Monday Nights At 9pm: An Hour Of Nothing But The Blues Hosted By Tom Marker.
Here’s the playlist from this week’s Blues Breakers guide to live blues in Chicago during this Thanksgiving week. If you are entertaining out-of-town friends or relatives this week what better way to show off our […]
It’s Thanksgiving week. Maybe you have out-of-town guests coming by. Maybe they want to see something uniquely Chicago while their here. Well, take them out to see some live, local blues. We’ve got lots of […]
This week on Blues Breakers we played an old blues classic that appears on a very new solo record by Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top. We followed it with a new song from Buddy Guy’s […]
Elmore James is the single most influential slide guitar player. His signature guitar lick begins maybe a million or so different blues songs. Probably the reason that he isn’t as well known in Chicago blues […]
Here it is, day one AT, after Toussaint. I was so shocked to hear the news this morning about the sudden death of Allen Toussaint last night in Spain that I can hardly remember what […]
Tonight hear new Buddy Guy (in town this weekend), new Shemekia Copeland (XRT holiday show coming up), exciting new Chicago up-and-comer Omar Coleman (playing in town this weekend) and new music from Gary Clark, Jr. […]
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 the legendary bluesman just announced a slew of shows.
Gary Clark, Jr. was our Artist of the week, we had very new music from Nikki Hill and info about her Chicago appearance this weekend, Shemekia Copeland joining John Primer for a tribute to Muddy […]
With the release of his new record, The Story Of Sonny Boy Slim, Gary Clark, Jr. now makes his debut as the Artist of the Week on Blues Breakers tonight. He is a new voice […]
Billy Branch just celebrated his birthday over this past weekend, and he’ll be celebrating with a big show this Friday, too. We celebrated by making him our Artist of the Week last night on Blues […]