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CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL offers music on five stages in Grant Park: the Juke Joint Stage (Columbus & Jackson), the Front Porch Stage (Columbus & Jackson), the Crossroads Stage (Jackson & Lake Shore Drive), the Showcase Stage (Columbus & Jackson), and the Petrillo Music Shell. The Route 66 Stage (Columbus & Jackson) features speakers and discussions. Further details will appear in a special pullout section next week. For information call 312-744-3315.

THURSDAY, JUNE 10

JUKE JOINT STAGE

Noon Dave Maxwell

1:00 Fruteland Jackson

2:30 Eddie & Vaan Shaw

4:00 Vino Louden

5:00 Sam Lay

FRONT PORCH STAGE

1:00 Dokta Rhute Muuzic, Grant Academy Blues Babies, Florence B. Price School Blues Band with Deitra Farr, Billy Flynn & Ardella Williams

3:00 Detroit Junior

4:30 Eddie Shaw & the Wolf Gang

CROSSROADS STAGE

2:00 Southside Blues Revue with Smilin' Bobby, Bobby Too Tough & Lacey Gibson

4:00 Johnny Drummer & the Starliters with Joanne Graham & Sweet Claudette

SHOWCASE STAGE

2:30 Dawn O'Keefe Williams

3:45 Rabble Rousers Band

6:15 The Buzz

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

6:00 Smokey Smothers with Pat Scott

7:10 Eddy Clearwater & Los Straitjackets

:20 Hubert Sumlin, David Johansen, David Maxwell

FRIDAY, JUNE 11

JUKE JOINT STAGE

Noon Erwin Helfer

1:00 Vasti & Keisan Jackson

2:00 Brooks Family

3:00 Meisha Herron

4:00 Eric Noden

5:30 Robert Junior Lockwood

FRONT PORCH STAGE

1:00 Katherine Davis, Erwin Helfer, Eric Noden & the Stone Academy

3:00 David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Jerry Ricks, Robert Junior Lockwood & Homesick James

4:30 Dusty Brown with Billy Flynn

CROSSROADS STAGE

2:00 Luther "Guitar Junior" Johnson & the Magic Rockers

4:00 Vasti Jackson

SHOWCASE STAGE

2:30 Ruby Harris

3:45 Tom Holland & the Shuffle Kings

5:00 Steepwater Band

7:15 Noah & the Stratocats

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

6:00 Nora Jean Bruso with the Carl Weathersby Blues Band

7:00 C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band

:00 Lonnie Brooks with His Family Band

SATURDAY, JUNE 12

JUKE JOINT STAGE

Noon Johnnie Mae Dunson

1:00 Alvin Youngblood Hart

2:00 Chainsaw DuPont

3:30 Harry Manx

FRONT PORCH STAGE

1:00 Killer Ray & the Killer Ray Blues Band

2:30 Aaron Moore

3:00 Ben Sidran

3:45 Pinetop Perkins

4:30 Alvin Youngblood Hart

6:00 Chainsaw DuPont

CROSSROADS STAGE

1:30 Cyrus Hayes featuring Lady Lee

3:30 Vance Kelly & the Backstreet Blues Band

SHOWCASE STAGE

1:00 Madman Blues Band

2:30 Sidewinders

3:45 Howard & the White Boys

5:00 Philipp Fankhauser & the Memphis Soul Connection

6:15 Midwest Blues All-Stars

7:30 Nigel Mack & the Blues Attack

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

5:00 Burgess Gardner Orchestra with Barbara Morrison

6:40 Chris Thomas King

:00 Otis Clay & His City Limit Band

SUNDAY, JUNE 13

JUKE JOINT STAGE

Noon Grana Louise

1:30 Kenny Brown & Cedric Burnside

2:45 Paul Wine Jones

4:00 T-Model Ford

FRONT PORCH STAGE

1:30 Aubrey Ghent Sacred Steel

2:30 Ken Saydak

4:00 Kenny Neal & Billy Branch

5:30 Fat Possum Juke Joint Caravan

CROSSROADS STAGE

1:30 Deitra Farr with Les Getrex & Ardella Williams

3:30 Swamp Dogg

SHOWCASE STAGE

1:00 Steve Arvey & Kraig Kenning

2:30 Big G & the Real Deal

3:45 Tad Robinson

5:00 Molly Nova & the Hawk

6:15 Rob Stone & the C-Notes

PETRILLO MUSIC SHELL

5:00 Billy Boy Arnold with the James Wheeler Blues Band featuring Ken Saydak

6:10 Michael Burks

7:10 E.C. Scott & Smoke

:20 Willie Clayton

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