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In addition to all that food, Taste of Chicago features free music on four Grant Park stages: the Bandstand (Jackson and Lake Shore Drive), the Fun Time Stage (Michigan and Balbo), the Taste Stage (Michigan and Jackson), and the Petrillo Music Shell (Columbus and Jackson). For more information, call 312-744-3315.



11:00 Dickey Pimpkins

1:30 Lane Tech College Prep High School Jazz Band

3:30 Rock School

5:30 Nanette Frank

Fun Time Stage

4:30 Sandy Lucas and friends

5:30 Danny Draher Band

Taste Stage

noon Unconscious Pilot

1:30 Eric Noden & Joe Filisko

3:00 Say Yes

4:30 Sunday Runners

6:00 Rico

Petrillo Music Shell

5:30 Lyfe Jennings

6:45 Musiq Soulchild



11:00 Human Motion

3:30 Sketches Trio

5:30 Frontiers

Fun Time Stage

11:30 Taste of Talent contest for kids

2:00 Sankofa

3:00 Bill Hooper's Active Music for Children

5:30 Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies

Taste Stage

Noon Three on the Tree

1:30 Sterio

3:00 Appointed

4:30 Robert McShane

6:00 Steve Butler Movement

Petrillo Music Shell

5:30 Umphrey's McGee

6:50 Black Crowes



11:00 Del Souls

1:30 Karen Hart Band

3:30 Henhouse Prowlers

5:30 Network

Fun Time Stage

12:30 Ella Jenkins

2:30 Amy Lowe

3:30 Rapping Teacher & New Addition

5:00 Dr. Cool and Pride

Taste Stage

Noon Johnny & Coax

1:30 Hurricane Gumbo

3:00 Phoenix

4:30 Michael McDermott

6:00 Together

Petrillo Music Shell

5:00 Cracker

6:00 Soul Asylum

7:00 Cheap Trick



11:00 Amen Brother Ben

2:00 Secret Moustache

4:30 Sad Hannah

Fun Time Stage

1:30 J. Kwest

2:30 Miss Lori

3:30 Fair Herald

Taste Stage

Noon Savoir Faire

1:30 Snatch

3:00 Ice Cold Katy

4:30 Michael Ross

Petrillo Music Shell

3:00 Brandi Carlile

4:45 Los Lonely Boys

Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): Lyfe Jennings.

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