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Chicks with Picks

What began as a chance meeting at a karaoke night has blossomed into one of the most entertaining, popular and...

2022Artist / PerformerInductee

Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry        (1926-2017) Chuck Berry was one of the most influential rock and roll pioneers of all...

Cobra Records

In the mid-’50s, Leonard and Phil Chess were riding high as the predominant blues label in Chicago. But there was...

2023Artist / Performer

Cryan Shames

The Cryan’ Shames  The Cryan’ Shames were the first Chicago rock group to sign and record with a major national...


This supergroup was put together when local Gary Levin, who was playing with Ruby Starr & Grey Ghost signed to...

2022Artist / PerformerInductee

Dan Fogelberg

Sadly, we lost Dan Fogelberg on December 16 in 2007 after he fought a battle with prostate cancer. Fogelberg grew...


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