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Wally Frederichs

Wally Frederichs was one of the best known Chicago street musicians of the day during the 1970s. And probably one...


“Hammeron” fronted by Brian Troch(lead vocals/song writer), Jack Lazor(guitar/vox),Mick Vega(guitar/vox/writer), Danny Vega(bass writer), Pete Pegonas (drums).This lineup premired on “Class...

Ray Manzarek

Keyboardist with The Doors was born on the south side of Chicago on February 12, 1939.  Manzarek recorded on every track of...


Rock and roll fans who grew up in the Chicago suburbs during the late ‘60s know the teen club circuit...

Jimy Sohns

The Rock and Roll Museum on Route 66 pays tribute to one of its own Chicago Legends. Starting at 16...


Thrust was formed in 1980 in the north suburbs of Chicago. They Built a large following in the local Chicago...


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