Donna Herula, Friday May 21st Online Release Show for New Album, Bang on the Door

May 12, 2021

Donna Herula is having a Bang at the Door ONLINE album release show on Friday, May 21st at […]

Pete’s Pics “Blues in Action” – SHERYL YOUNGBLOOD

May 12, 2021

Vivacious, exuberant, ebullient, SHERYL YOUNGBLOOD is a force to behold on and offstage. This Chicago Blues Hall-Of-Famer […]

Pete Pic’s / Blues in Action: LINSEY ALEXANDER & 594 MILES FROM CHICAGO

April 28, 2021

I first met LINSEY ALEXANDER when assigned by Living Blues Magazine to shoot its 2019 Issue # […]

Rolling Stone Magazine Features Dave Specter’s “The Ballad of George Floyd” Song to be in Special Exhibit at Woody Guthrie Center

April 21, 2021

Chicago Blues Network’s Music Director and Guitar Instructor Dave Specter was recently featured in Rolling Stone magazine for his […]

Pete’s Pics / Blues in Action: IAN MASKIN

April 21, 2021

A wide spectrum of sound and soul exists between Blues music and bluesy music; music of deep feeling […]

Pete’s Pics / Blues in Action: RICK BARNES of RAX TRAX RECORDING

April 14, 2021

Owner, producer, chief engineer and mix-master RICK BARNES of RAX TRAX RECORDING in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood is a man for all […]

Pete’s Pics / Blues in Action: MZZ REESE

April 7, 2021

Excerpt from author, writer, music critic David Whiteis’s profile of MZZ REESE from his book Legacy: Tradition And Innovation […]

Pete’s Pics / Blues In Action: JOHN WATKINS

March 31, 2021

When Chicago Blues Hall-Of-Famer JOHN WATKINS is firing on all cylinders, he really turns it out. Long-time […]

Pete’s Pics / Blues in Action: ANDRE “CAT DADDY” TAYLOR

March 24, 2021

    Blues hero ANDRE “CAT DADDY” TAYLOR is one of the handful of survivors from the […]

Pete’s Pics / “Blues in Action”: R.I.P. SAMMY BLUE

March 17, 2021

Born Rufus Samuel Favers, actor, writer, and bluesman SAMMY BLUE passed away on March 10, […]