2015 Chicago Blues Challenge
NOV 8 | Buddy Guy's Legends
Eight bands competed for a chance to go to the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in January 2016.
WINNER: Charlie Love and the Silky Smooth Band
YOUTH: Jamiah "On Fire" and the Red Machine
BEST SELF-PRODUCED CD: Winners Never Quit (Jamiah "On Fire" and the Red Machine)
THE JUDGES: Billy Branch, Wayne Baker Brooks, Peaches Staten, Fruteland Jackson, Lynn Orman Weiss and Karl Maurer
There also was an opening set by Bo Ricketts and a closing set by Bill Grady.