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Illinois Rock & Roll Museum Musicpedia


2023Artist / Performer

Shadows of Knight

The Shadows of Knight The Shadows of Knight is an Illinois band from Chicago that plays a version of British...

Shawn Colvin

While most people will think of Shawn Colvin as a one-hit wonder with her 1997 hit “Sunny Came Home”, Colvin...

Steve Goodman

When folks speak of the Chicago folk music scene of the 1970s and 80s, the name Steve Goodman invariably comes...

2022Artist / PerformerInductee


Styx Styx is an Illinois rock band from Chicago and is best known for melding hard rock guitar with acoustic...

2021Artist / PerformerInaugural ClassInductee

The Buckinghams

The Buckinghams In 1967, the airwaves were brimming with the Buckingham’s latest tunes.  Television audiences saw them on the Ed...

The Scuttlebucket Band

The Scuttlebucket Band played the Chicago and suburban circuit during the 1970s heyday of Bluegrass. The band was known for...

The Silver Dollar Band

Drew and Liz Carson played folk (Crazy Creek), Bluegrass (Weeds of Bluegrass) and Country music (The Silver Dollar Band) during...


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