Friday, January 31, 2020, at 7:30 P.M.
Two-time Grammy nominated artist and American blues legend John Primer was the bandleader and guitarist for Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, and Magic Slim & The Teardrops. Having played or recorded with a who's who of blues greats including Junior Wells, Gary Clark Jr., Derek Trucks, Johnny Winter, The Rolling Stones and Buddy Guy to name a few, John Primer's personal accolades, including a Lifetime Achievement Award, reflect his countless contributions to the history of Chicago blues. There are very few fans, critics or musicians who will deny the fact that John Primer is the real deal.
Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 7:00 P.M.
Laura Rain is a product of her environment, a hard-driving soul singer who uses the power and finesse of her voice to inspire and electrify your spirit. Born and raised in Detroit, where her father engineered conveyer systems for the auto plants, she delivers her original songs with fearless emotion and excitement. Backed by her band the Caesars, she delivers a unique blend of modern funky soul and blues worthy of Detroit’s rich history of creative innovators.
Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 8:30 P.M.
Studebaker John Grimaldi started playing harmonica at age 7 and began performing as Studebaker John and the Hawks in the ‘70s. As a songwriter and musician, Studebaker John has emerged as a major creative force in the world of the blues today. Ahead of the pack, with vision and foresight, creating a new standard and landscape for this genre’s future - with John at the wheel, the future is now!