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Blues on the Fox 2015

 

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John Primer 7:00 pm
John Primer @ Paramount Theatre Grand Gallery
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm
John Primer @ Paramount Theatre Grand Gallery | Aurora | Illinois | United States
  JOHN PRIMER “THE REAL DEAL” As the title of his critically acclaimed Atlantic Records CD suggests, Grammy Award and Blues Music Award Nominee, John Primer is truly “The Real Deal.” At 8 years old, John borrowed his first guitar … Continued
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The Bodeans 7:00 pm
The Bodeans @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Bodeans @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
There’s a reason The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum has a permanent display honoring these Midwest natives. Back in the 80s, the BoDeans blended the grit of American roots music with the upbeat elements of pop, creating a … Continued
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ACTV will air Blues Archives
ACTV will air Blues Archives
Jun 15 – Jun 19 all-day
Tune to ACTV on Comcast Channel 10 or on AT&T U-Verse Channel 99 from 8:00 a.m. – midnight for exciting blues archive that will be shown each day.
Blues Week
Blues Week @ TBA
Jun 15 – Jun 20 all-day
The week leading up to the Blues On The Fox Festival has been designated as “Blues Week in Aurora” by The City of Aurora in conjunction with efforts on the part of The Fox Valley Music Foundation. In addition to … Continued
Music Monday – Blues on the Fox Presents BOTF Preservation Band 6:00 pm
Music Monday – Blues on the Fox Presents BOTF Preservation Band @ Culture Stock
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
BOTF Preservation Band at Culture Stock
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Blues in the Schools: Guitar Workshop with Kevin Trudo 6:30 pm
Blues in the Schools: Guitar Workshop with Kevin Trudo @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm
*Bring your own instrument – beginners welcome!
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Blues Symposium 7:00 pm
Blues Symposium @ North Island Center
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm
The Symposium will be comprised of presentations by Scott Tipping (musician and producer), Rex Bohn (artist), Terry Abrahamson (author and Chicago Blues Hall of Fame inductee) and Steve Warrenfeltz (blues enthusiast). The Symposium will be presented in a lecture format … Continued
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Royal Southern Brotherhood 7:00 pm
Royal Southern Brotherhood @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm
Royal Southern Brotherhood @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
What do you expect when you take screamin’ guitar, weave it together with The Neville Brothers’ soulful funk and drench it all in a smokin’ hot pot of Southern blues-rock? The result: Royal Southern Brotherhood. It’s no wonder guitar legend … Continued
North Mississippi Allstars 9:00 pm
North Mississippi Allstars @ RiversEdge Park
Jun 19 @ 9:00 pm
North Mississippi Allstars @ RiversEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
Luther and Cody Dickinson, sons of legendary Memphis producer Jim Dickinson, were born and bred in the heart of the country blues scene. When they decided to make music on their own, they took the Southern sound of their childhood, … Continued
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Moreland & Arbuckle 3:00 pm
Moreland & Arbuckle @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm
Moreland & Arbuckle @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
Kansas natives Moreland & Arbuckle have the grit of The Heartland in their blood, their souls and their blues rock style. Just ask a few of the iconic artists they’ve hit the road with: ZZ Top, Buddy Guy, George Thorogood… … Continued
Otis Taylor Band 5:00 pm
Otis Taylor Band @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm
Otis Taylor Band @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
The blues are all about storytelling, and there ain’t no storyteller like Otis Taylor. Born in Chicago and raised in Colorado, this guy has seen it all. When he first got his hands on a banjo as a kid, he … Continued
Mavis Staples 7:00 pm
Mavis Staples @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm
Mavis Staples @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
To say Mavis Staples was born to the blues would be an understatement. Her father was a blues-and-gospel guitarist who filled their Chicago home with the rich sounds of the Mississippi Delta. When their family band, The Staples Singers, first … Continued
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue 9:00 pm
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue @ RiverEdge Park
Jun 20 @ 9:00 pm
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue @ RiverEdge Park | Aurora | Illinois | United States
Trombone Shorty grew up in New Orleans’ Tremé neighborhood, and played himself on the HBO series “Treme,” set on the streets of his youth. Shorty has been a bandleader since the age of six, toured the world at the age … Continued
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Two Brothers Summer Festival 2015
Two Brothers Summer Festival 2015 @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jun 26 – Jun 28 all-day
Two Brothers Summer Festival 2015 @ Two Brothers Roundhouse  | Aurora | Illinois | United States
  Tickets: Weekend VIP for Friday & Saturday: $120 Friday: $5 Friday VIP: $55 Saturday: $10 Saturday VIP: $82.50 Sunday: FREE!
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