Three-time Grammy nominee Billy Branch '74 UIC LAS is performing on March 5, 2016 at Governors State University's Sweet Home Chicago Blues.
Meet the blues legend himself at
an exclusive pre-show event, and see him perform along with other
outstanding special guests. Branch is the winner of multiple W.C. Handy
Awards from the
Blues Foundation in Memphis, an Emmy, an Addy Award and two Chicago
Music awards. Rarely ever seen in the south suburbs, this lineup will
the hottest blues ticket in town!
UI Alumni Billy Branch Concert and Reception
March 5, 2016
Governors State University
Center for Performing Arts
1 University Pkwy
University Park, IL 60484
6:30 p.m. Reception
Questions?: Contact Allison Henning at 312-585-9018 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Register by February 26 at noon.
Special Guests Include:
Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater (guitar and vocal)
Jimmy Burns (guitar and vocal)
Eddie Shaw (saxophone, formerly of Howlin' Wolf)
Zora Young (vocal)
Demetria Taylor (daughter of the late Eddie Taylor)
Jamiah on Fire (guitar and vocal)
Artists subject to change.
Sponsored by the University of Illinois Alumni Association.