The debut of iViewMusic’s Chicago Blues Music Series
Live from the Al Larson Prairie Center for The Arts in Schaumburg IL
Featuring: Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames with guest Pierre Lacocque, Mike Wheeler Band with guest Demetria Taylor, & Dave Specter Band with guest Jimmy Burns
Stream Start Time: 8pm CT
Livestream Date: February 4, 2023
Replay Window: 48 Hours
iView Music presents the first episode of the Chicago Blues Music Series: “Delmark Records 70th Anniversary Blues Revue,” an epic night of blues music performed at the Al Larson Prairie Center for The Arts in Schaumburg, IL. Three prominent acts from the venerable Chicago label’s roster are featured, as well as interviews with Julia Miller and Elbio Barilari of Delmark, Michael Frank of Earwig Music, and the performing Delmark artists.
First, the original driving houserockin’ blues, boogie and soul of Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames hits the stage with guest artist, harmonica player Pierre Lacocque. Then, the versatile Mike Wheeler Band delivers “old school for the new century” (Blues Blast), joined by singer and Blues Music Award nominee Demetria Taylor. The evening closes with the “global ambassador of Chicago Blues” (Chicago Sun-Times) Dave Specter Band with Delta roots guitarist/singer Jimmy Burns.
With more than 2 hours of musical history, the “Delmark Records 70th Anniversary Blues Revue” will be livestreamed at 8:00 pm CDT on Saturday, February 4, 2023 on Mandolin. Get your tickets for the show and sign-up for the special VIP After Party with Julia, Elbio, Michael, and artists from the show