In front of tens of thousands
at the Chicago Blues Festival

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Shemekia Copeland at the Chicago Blues Festival

Shemekia was headlining last night, Friday, June 10, at the Chicago Blues Festival, along with Tommy Castro an Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials, during Alligator Records’ 45th anniversary celebration.

She started up with Outskirts of Love, the song title of her latest Grammy-nominated and Blues Music Award-winner CD, surrounded by the love of the audience, tens of thousands of festival goers. A beautiful night on the Petrillo Music Shell stage, in Grant Park, in Chicago.

The Chicago Blues Festival video:

And some more photos…

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Shemekia Copeland at the Chicago Blues Festival

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Shemekia Copeland at the Chicago Blues Festival