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Friday

Front Porch Stage

noon Othar Turner & His Rising Star Fife & Drum Band

1:30 David "Honeyboy" Edwards

2:15 Dave Myers

3:05 Robert Junior Lockwood with Junior Wells

3:30 Keb' Mo'

4:30 Detroit Junior

Crossroads Stage

1 Gloria Thompson

2:30 Charlie Love & His Silky Smooth Band with Shirley Johnson

4:30 Carlos Johnson

Petrillo Music Shell

6 Floyd McDaniel & the Blues Swingers

7 Robert Junior Lockwood

Fenton Robinson

9 Bobby Rush

Saturday

Front Porch Stage

11 AM Othar Turner & His Rising Star Fife & Drum Band

11:30 Mississippi Juke Joint Caravan with R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough & Dave Thompson (See Critic's Choice)

2:15 New Africa String Band

Crossroads Stage

1 Michael Coleman

2:30 Sherman Robertson Band

3:45 Johnny Heartsman

Petrillo Music Shell

5 Othar Turner & His Rising Star Fife & Drum Band, Ruby Andrews

6:20 Eddie C. Campbell

7:20 Luther Allison

:30 Otis Rush

Sunday

Front Porch Stage

11 AM Othar Turner & His Rising Star Fife & Drum Band

11:30 Fruteland Jackson & Robert Jones

12:45 Bernie Pearl & Harmonica Fats

1:45 Brownie McGhee & Jerry Ricks

3 Sunnyland Slim Memorial Piano Set featuring Ann Rabson, Lovie Lee, Erwin Helfer, Barrelhouse Chuck & Mark Naftalin

4 Jimmy Walker & friends

Crossroads Stage

noon Eddie Burks

1:30 Saffire--the Uppity Blues Women

3:30 Garland Green

Petrillo Music Shell

5 Brownie McGhee & others

6:20 Magic Slim & the Teardrops

7 Mother Earth with Tracy Nelson, Maria Muldaur & Al Kooper

:30 Betty Wright

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