A High Energy Blues Review featuring Chicago’s Top Female Blues performers!
CHICAGO WOMEN IN THE BLUES FESTIVAL!
A bevy of blues-belting bombshells take center stage in this high-energy blues review, featuring a rotating roster of Chicagoland’s top female blues performers. The show is dedicated to the memories of the original great blues women of Chicago
Joan Gand, keyboardist, hosts with her band Blue Road
2014 lineup includes: Shirley King, Holle Thee Maxwell, Liz Mandeville, Keisha Dixon-Nelson, Vanessa Davis, Donna Herula, Tracee Adams, Dia Madden, Ramblin Rose, Sheryl Youngblood, TK the Tequila Kid, Sherri Weathersby.
*Lineup subject to additions and changes
Special Bus Ride
Reggies Rock Bus will run from Blues Fest to Reggies with Cookie Taylor (daughter of Koko Taylor), Holle Thee Maxwell and Lynn Orman on board to talk about Koko's legacy, history, and the Chicago blues scene. Limited space available. Tickets are $25 and include the bus ride to and from Blues Fest and show admission. Proceeds from this special bus event will benefit the Koko Taylor Celebrity Aid Foundation. Wristbands will be picked up at the Koko Taylor Foundation booth at the Chicago Blues Festival, bus will start loading at 9PM, leave at 9:30PM