As the Program Director of the Logan Center Bluesfest I am excited and anxious for this epic 3 day, multi-disciplinary, genre bending, inclusive and multi-generational event to finally happen!! After the 2020 Covid postponement it was necessary to make many adjustments to the original line-up and program. Well we all know what necessity is the […]
Legendary Blues Diva Deitra Farr talks about her beginnings as a child on the Southside of Chicago growing up listening to the musical smorgasbord that was the Chicago music scene. From going to the church where Thomas A. Dorsey, the Father of Gospel music led his choir to becoming immersed in the Chicago Blues scene. Starting out as an R&B/Soul singer at age 17 to being over-worked and underpaid in Chicago’s grueling Blues clubs, Deitra tells it like it tee-eye-izzz!!!
The Logan Center Bluesfest will happen this year! Save the dates: October 15th,16th and 17th. Our line-will be announced in the next couple of weeks and it is AMAZING!! I have so enjoyed being the curator of this great and historical festival and I am chomping at the bit to share with you all of […]
Hey everybody! Well we are climbing out of our COVID bunkers with our chops raring to go! We have done some outdoor country club gigs and we performed at the Chicago Hospitality and Tourism trade show at Navy Pier and are excited to announce we will be performing at a new and exciting venue in […]