The Blues Brothers Return to the Old Joliet Prison for Blues Brothers Con – American Blues Scene

The Joliet Area Historical Museum will host a two-day event in celebration of the inaugural Blues Brothers Con to be held at the Old Joliet Prison, Aug. 19th & 20th, 2022. The sixteen-acre restored prison community will transform into a tapestry of sights and sounds to celebrate and honor the iconic prison community Blues Brothers … Read more

Anwar Shahbaz-Lopez of The Bassment checks in from Federal Prison, shares story on living with Fyre Fest’s Billy McFarland – Fake Shore Drive®

Anwar Shahbaz-Lopez is a longtime fixture in Chicago’s Hip-Hop scene. Over 20 years ago, he started the storied music, lifestyle and streetwear shop, The Bassment, which had various locations all over the city. Its final stop was in Ashland in Wicker Park, and hosted some of the biggest events of the blog era (including Lupe … Read more