WXRT To Broadcast Live From Chicago Blues Fest
June 9, 2011 at 12:23 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO Triple A WXRT/CHICAGO is the official rock station for the annual CHICAGO BLUES FEST, which starts TODAY (6/9) at GRANT PARK.
To celebrate, the station is doing their 14th annual BLUES FEST BROADCAST AT LEGENDS. The event will be hosted by TOM MARKER (host of the 35-year-old "Blues Breakers" show on ‘XRT) and will feature LONNIE BROOKS BAND with WAYNE BAKER BROOKS and EDDY "THE CHIEF" CLEARWATER with RONNIE BAKER BROOKS.
LEGENDS is BUDDY GUY’s famous Blues club in CHICAGO... The broadcast lasts from 6-7:30p.
WXRT will be on-site for all three days of the CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL, with MARKER serving as onstage master of ceremonies throughout the weekend.
The 2011 CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL is scheduled and presented by CHICAGO’S DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS & SPECIAL EVENTS.