Chicago Blues Fest kickoff
with Buddy Guy


Shemekia, along with Alligator Record label mate Toronzo Cannon, performed at this year’s 93XRT Blues Breakers Blues Fest Broadcast live from Buddy Guy’s Legends this past Thursday, June 9th. Buddy Guy joined Shemekia on stage. It turned into a hilarious duo that the audience loved.

The special event, hosted by 93XRT’s Tom Marker, took place on the eve of the Chicago Blues Festival. It was broadcasted live on 93.1­FM and on

Shemekia and her band are the headliners this Friday night, June 10, at Chicago Blues Festival (at 8:15, on the Petrillo Music Shell) during Alligator Records’ 45th Anniversary celebration, with special guest Curtis Salgado.