All blues

UIC Jazz musicians performing

December 10, 2013

For the holidays, shop really local: CDs from UIC musicians

Recent musical releases from faculty, students

Album cover for Brother Jacob's "Blues from Below"

October 15, 2013

Inspired by mentors, student sings the blues

Releases debut album as “Brother Jacob”

Jacob Schulz

June 11, 2013

UIC student happy to sing the Blues Fest

When he met the blues, “something shook my soul”

Luis Urrea

June 4, 2013

UIC writers at Lit Fest this weekend

Novelist, poets, expert on aging appear at Chicago literary festival

February 14, 2013

UIC’s 23rd annual Blues Cabaret Feb. 22

Chicago-based Mississippi Heat, led by harmonica virtuoso Pierre Lacocque, headlines the evening.

February 10, 2012

UIC’s 22nd Annual Blues Cabaret Feb. 24

The University of Illinois at Chicago celebrates Black History Month with the 22nd annual Blues Cabaret featuring Nellie “Tiger” Travis, one of today’s leading female blues singers in the tradition of Big Mama Thornton, Koko Taylor and Etta James.

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