by Tom Marker, originally posted on WXRT
Buddy Guy has made it an annual tradition to take up shop at his club Legends for a January residency. This year will be no exception as we just announced on Blues Breakers Buddy Guy’s January residency at Legends.
The “Buddy Shows” as fans call them will be a 16 show residency beginning January 2 and running until January 31. Buddy’s residencies are notorious for bringing in a variety of opening bands mixing old-school Chicago Blues musicians and newer up and comers on the scene. Tickets for Buddy’s shows will go on sale Saturday, October 25 at 10 AM via Etix.
If you can’t make the shows, Buddy will be streaming select January shows on BuddyGuy.TV.
Here’s a list of the dates along with the opening acts for Buddy Guy’s January residency at Legends.
January 2015 Buddy Show Schedule:
Friday Jan 2 – Buddy Guy w/ The Chicago R&B Kings
Saturday Jan 3 – Buddy Guy w/ Corey Dennison
Thursday Jan 8 – Buddy Guy w/ Luke Pytel
Friday Jan 9 – Buddy Guy w/ Carlos Johnson
Saturday Jan 10 – Buddy Guy w/ Big James
Sunday Jan 11 – Buddy Guy w/ Brazilian Blues Revue
Thursday Jan 15 – Buddy Guy w/ Planetary Blues
Friday Jan 16 – Buddy Guy w/ Mike Wheeler
Saturday Jan 17 – Buddy Guy w/ John Primer
Sunday Jan 18 – Buddy Guy w/ Joe Moss
Thursday Jan 22 – Buddy Guy w/ Vino Louden
Friday Jan 23 – Buddy Guy w/ Nellie “Tiger” Travis
Saturday Jan 24 – Buddy Guy w/ Scott Holt
Sunday Jan 25 – Buddy Guy w/ Matthew Skoller
Friday Jan 30 – Buddy Guy w/ Quinn Sullivan
Saturday Jan 31 – Buddy Guy w/ NuBlu Band
Thursday and Sunday shows: $55.00
Friday and Saturday shows: $65.00
ALL TICKETS SOLD ARE GENERAL ADMISSION. All shows are 21+ unless otherwise stated.