Illinois Musicpedia

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Illinois Rock & Roll Museum Musicpedia


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Chess Records

Chess Records is considered to be one of most important cornerstones of Rock & Roll and is the birthplace of...

Bob Gibson

Bob Gibson became one of the pillars of the national folk music scene as well as the Chicago scene starting...

Fred Holstein

Fred Holstein was one of the mainstays of the Chicago Folk Music scene throughout the 1970s. He and his brother...

The Warner Brothers

The name “Warner Brothers” is rarely associated with the American Midwest. But in this case, brothers Larry and Al Warner...

Harry Waller

Writer of Hallmark greeting cards by day, folksinger by night, the inimitable Harry Waller was a favorite on the Lincoln...

Vee-Jay Records

Vee-Jay Records, which specialized in R&B, Jazz, Gospel, Blues and Rock & Roll was founded in Chicago in 1953 by...


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