Monday Nights At 9pm: An Hour Of Nothing But The Blues Hosted By Tom Marker.
Tonight on Blues Breakers hear something from the first new Sugar Blue album in five years. New Blues by Tom Waits, too. And Taj Mahal will be our Artist of the Week ahead of his two shows this week at the Old Town School.
Last night we announced the complete line-up for the 2016 Chicago Blues Fest Line-up. You can see that HERE. We also featured Muddy Waters on his birth date and threw in some new Chicago Blues, too.
Several weeks ago, we revealed the headliners of this year’s Blues Fest. Tonight on Blues Breakers, we revealed the entire 2016 lineup.
First of all, Happy Muddy Waters birthday. Muddy, the Father of Chicago Blues, was born on this date in 1913. To celebrate we’ll play a bunch of his songs tonight. But also be listening for the first announcement of the entire line-up of the upcoming, 33rd Annual Chicago Blues Festival happening in Grant Park, downtown Chicago.
See new photos of two of Muddy Waters homes plus learn about our exclusive announcement of the entire line-up of the 2016 Chicago Blues Festival. Muddy will be our Artist of the Week on Blues Breakers Monday evening at 9:00 pm.
Don’t miss Blues Breakers next week when we will announce the complete line-up of the 2016 Chicago Blues Festival AND feature Muddy Waters on his birthday. Last night on Blues Breakers we had new blues by Ben Harper, Corey Dennison and Toronzo Cannon.
Chicago’s great blues guitarist Dave Specter will be the Artist of the Week tonight on Blues Breakers beginning at 9pm. Also, hear new Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, the Corey Dennison Band, Toronzo Cannon and more.
With Bonnie Raitt doing a 93XRT Show tonight at the Chicago Theater, we were inspired to play a number of Blues songs that featured Bonnie as a guest on Blues Breakers last night.
Big Joe Turner, “The Boss of the Blues,” was our Artist of the Week last night. Plus, we continued to highlight some excellent new Chicago Blues records. It’s all right here.
New Chicago Blues tonight plus we will flip, flop and fly with Big Joe Turner as our Artist of the Week.