Hurricane Ruth LaMaster is releasing her EP, "Winds of Change"! The night includes: the BIG BAD BLUES MACHINE; Mary Jo Curry and Tombstone Bullet; The Little Big Band. Music @ 8
John Lisi & Delta Funk brought their NOLA Blues to the Nov 23 Blue Monday. Joined during the 1st set by Jason Ricci, named "Best Harmonica Player" at the 2010 BMA's, John Lisi and the band played a diverse assortment of original songs that had the Alamo crowd howling for more! Johnnie Owens was called to the stage and lent his Soulful Vocals to the show! DELTA Blues ON and we'll see you "Furthur on Up the Road".
Nov 16 was the debut of Noah's Back Alley Blues in Springfield, IL and they didn't disappoint the Blue Monday crowd! Noah Williams scorched the frets of his Fender and Nick Elam (bass) and Justin Simmons (drums) laid down a beat that still has the walls of The Alamo pulsating. Get out and see these guys! Blues ON and we'll see you "Furthur on Up the Road".
Johnny Rawls slayed a Standing Room Only Blue Monday crowd Nov. 9 at the Alamo. As the Blues/Soul/R & B was cranking Johnny called fellow Catfood Recording Artist James Armstrong from the crowd to the stage. Tony Young (Blues Expression) and Mary Jo Curry (Tombstone Bullet) were also called to the stage and showed their incredible vocal talent! Blues ON and we'll see you "Further on Up the Road".
What a Funtastic month of October for Blue Monday! Nigel Mack, The Cadillac Daddies Revue, 24th Street Wailers & Rockin' Johnny Burgin brought the "Best Blues ANYWHERE" to The Alamo! Check out the EVENTS Tab for all the GREAT Artists and bands playing Blue Monday in November and December. Blues ON and we'll see you "Further on Up the Road".
The Election is over, and the ballots have been counted. The 2015-2016 Board is as follows: James Armstrong, Mark Audi, Dan Bringman, John Coss, Cindi Goza, Michael Goza, Greg Hackett, Don Hudson, David Lumsden, Michael Rapier, Ed Selinger, Will Sternitzke, Clarence Stowe, Janet Trader. The new Board will meet tonight at the Alamo, 7 pm for a regular meeting which will include election of officers.
Be sure to check out the Events Tab to see all of the Member Band gigs. Support Live Blues Music and the Club's that support the blues by booking acts!!!!
When you are at Blue Monday don't forget our weekly 50/50 drawing. Also, all paid admissions to Blue Monday will earn you an attendance raffle ticket for chance to win the gold top guitar autographed by the Blue Monday artists!!! The winner of the 2014-2015 Gold Top was Billinda DeVillez!!! Also check out the Illinois Central Blues Club merchandise available at most ICBC shows!!!
You can find upcoming Blue Monday shows as well as the gigs for our Corporate Band Members and Corporate Venues by clicking on the "Events" tab. Please check with the Bands and/or Venues as Dates and Times may change. Blues ON!