FYI – Yes, I’m still alive, and just about ready to get back to blogging on a regular basis. And believe me, there’s much to discuss.1
Still, I was able to make it to the annual free outdoor Chicago Blues Festival. I camped out at Gibson sponsored sound stage – had a great spot in the shade on a wonderful day. I got there a little early, but while they were setting up for the acts, they played some John Lee Hooker over the massive speaker system.
I only had time for one of the shows,
You can see the details of the performers.
Les Getrex started his set with a tribute to Ray Charles, went into his own stuff, covered Boom Boom.
1. Between Indian wigs, bugs in the water, secular marraiges in Israel, I’ve really missed out on quite a bit.