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Chicago Blues Festival offers performances on three stages in Grant Park: the Front Porch Stage (Columbus and Jackson), the Crossroads Stage (Jackson and Lake Shore Drive), Juke Joint Stage (Columbus and Monroe) and the Petrillo Music Shell. For information call 744-3312.

FRIDAY

FRONT PORCH STAGE

Noon Otha Turner Fife & Drum Group

12:30 Armando Sanchez

1:00 Sons of Blues with students of Grant and Stone Academies

2:30 Homesick James

3:30 Dave Myers

5:00 Diamond Teeth Mary

6:30 Corey Harris

CROSSROADS STAGE

1:00 Quintus McCormick, Anthony Palmer, Will Crosby, Jimmy Dawkins & others

4:30 Paul Black & the Flip Kings

JUKE JOINT STAGE

2:00 Eddie Shaw

3:00 Billy Branch & Carl Weathersby

4:O0 Lonnie & Ronnie Baker Brooks

5:00 Corey Harris

6:00 Fernando Jones

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

6:00 Sons of Blues with Billy Branch & Carl Weathersby

7:O5 Eddie Shaw & the Wolf Gang, Hubert Sumlin, Abe Smothers, Abb Locke, Chico Chism, Lester Davenport & Big Mojo Elem.

:35 Lonnie Brooks

SATURDAY

FRONT PORCH STAGE

11AM Otha Turner Fife & Drum Group

11:30 Morikeba Kouyate

12:30 Corey Harris

1:30 David "Honeyboy" Edwards

3:00 Homesick James

4:00 Karen Carroll & Lurrie Bell

5:00 Vance Kelly

6:00 Big Joe Duskin

CROSSROADS STAGE

1:00 Studebaker John with Big Mojo Elem

2:15 Alvin Youngblood Hart

3:30 Michael Hill's Blues Mob

JUKE JOINT STAGE

2:00 Corey Harris

3:00 Sugar Blue

4:30 Michael Hill

5:30 Trudy Lynn & Francine Reed

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

5:00 Phil Guy with Big James Montgomery, Chicago Playboys with Nellie Travers

6:40 Sugar Blue

7:50 Trudy Lynn & Francine Reed

SUNDAY

FRONT PORCH STAGE

11 AM Otha Turner Fife & Drum Group

11:30 Guy Davis

12:45 Pistol Pete

2:00 David Bromberg with Andy Cohen, Jerry Ricks & Tiny Robinson

3:15 Corey Harris

3:45 David Evans, Lane Wilkins & Eric Noden

5:15 Homesick James

6:00 Paul Geremia

CROSSROADS STAGE

1:00 Jimmy Rip

2:30 Pete Mayes & His Texas House Rockers with Johnny Brown & Jimmy Nelson

4:00 Bobby Parker

JUKE JOINT STAGE

2:00 Paul Geremia & Guy Davis

3:30 Corey Harris

4:30 Long John Hunter

5:20 Alvin Youngblood Hart

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

5:00 Willie Clayton

6:00 Sue- Conway

7:10 Long John Hunter with Phillip Walker

:30 Screamin' Jay Hawkins

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