with Corky Siegel Trio
Whether she’s belting out a raucous blues-rocker, firing up a blistering soul-shouter, bringing the spirit to a gospel-fueled R&B rave-up or digging deep down into a subtle, country-tinged ballad, Shemekia Copeland sounds like no one else. With a voice that is alternately sultry, assertive and roaring, Shemekia’s wide-open vision of contemporary blues, roots and soul music showcases the evolution of a passionate artist.
Corky Siegel is known internationally as one of the world’s great blues harmonica players, and is a celebrated composer, blues pianist, singer, songwriter, band leader and author. He has been honored with the Illinois Arts Council Fellowship Award for Music Composition, the Chicago Music Awards’ Lifetime Achievement Award, and induction into the Chicago Blues Hall of Fame.... Continue Reading
Two Show Package
The Alligator Records Blues Festival 2018 will be at the Meyer Theatre on Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10. Shows will be at 8 p.m. both nights. Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio with The Cash Box Kings will perform on March 9 while Shemekia Copeland with Corky Siegel Trio will perform on March 10.
Buy tickets for the two show package here.