UPCOMING SHOWS

Rockin’ Johnny Burgin

Date City Venue
02/28/17 Tinley Park Tin Fish
Time: 5:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 18201 Harlem Ave. MARDI GRAS PARTY! Only South Suburbs show.
03/01/17 Milwaukee, WI Von Trier
Time: 6:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 2235 N Farwell Ave. w Stephen Doughertry, dr and Guy Fiorentini, bass.
03/02/17 Chicago, IL Martyr’s
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 3855 N Lincoln Ave.. Hosting Rockabilly Night!
03/03/17 Chicago, IL Nick’s Beer Garden
Time: 9:00pm. Age restrictions: No Minors. Address: 1514 N. Milwaukee Ave. ft Bennie Rickum, Milwaukee harmonica ace!
03/04/17 Mishawaka, IN Martha’s Midway Tavern
Time: 9:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 810 W 4rth St. Featuring Little Frank Krakowski guest guitarist.
03/05/17 Long Grove, IL Village Tavern
Time: 1:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 135 Old McHenry Rd. Ice Melting Blues Festival! 1-5
03/06/17 Springfield, IL The Alamo
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 115 N 5th St. Presented by the Illinois Central Blues Society
03/07/17 Quincy, IL The Club Tavern
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: No Minors. Address: 1023 N 10th St.
03/08/17 Minneapolis, MN 331 Club
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: No Minors. Address: 331 13th Ave NE. “KFAI’s House Party Presents Series” eaturing Jeremy Johnson, gtr, dr. 7-9
03/09/17 White Bear Lake, MN Hollihan’s
Time: 7:00pm. w Jeremy Johnson
03/10/17 Minneapolis, MN The Schooner
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 2901 27th Ave S. w Jeremy Johnson
03/11/17 Minneapolis, MN Shaw’s
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 1528 University Ave ne. w Jeremy Johnson
03/12/17 Duluth, MN The Blind Pig
Age restrictions: All Ages. 6-9 featuring Jeremy Johnson, dr.
03/15/17 Waupaca, WI The Wheelhouse
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: E1209 County Rd Q. Special guest of Tony Wagner, dr, and Tony Menzer, bass.
03/16/17 Chicago, IL Lagunitas Tap Room
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 2607 W 17th St. solo show: 4.20 to 7.30.
03/16/17 Chicago, IL BLUES on Halsted
Time: 9:30pm. Age restrictions: No Minors. Address: 2519 N Halsted.
03/17/17 Chicago, IL The Smoke Daddy
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 1804 W Division.
03/18/17 Morris, IL KJ McKeown’s
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 115 Wauponsee St.
03/19/17 Toronto, CA The Blue Goose
Time: 7:00pm.
03/23/17 Hamilton, ON Mississippi Queen Foods
Age restrictions: All Ages. duo with Sugar Brown (Ken Kawashima), harp, guitar, vcls.
03/25/17 Toronto, ON Castro’s
Age restrictions: All Ages. featuring Sugar Brown
04/23/17 Fremont, NE The Corner Bar
Time: 4:00pm. Address: 300 N Main St. Killer trio gig!
04/24/17 Salt Lake City, UT Red, White and Blues radio show w Brian Kelm
04/27/17 Campbell, CA Little Lou’s
Address: 2455 Winchester Blvd. Featuring Aki Kumar, great Swedish band Trickbag and Finnish guitarist Tomi Leino
04/28/17 Sunnyvale, CA Murphy’s Law
All Star show with Aki Kumar, Trickbag (from Sweden) and Tomi Leino (Finland)
05/06/17 Windsor, CA Tavern off the Green
Time: 4:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Solo Show
05/07/17 Santa Cruz, CA Mission St BBQ`
Time: 6:00pm. DUO WITH HARMONICA LEGEND GARY SMITH. THIS IS A GARY SHOW, CHECK HIM OUT!
05/10/17 Santa Cruz, CA Aptos St BBQ
Time: 6:00am. Age restrictions: All Ages. duo show
05/11/17 Campbell, CA Little Lou’s
Address: 2455 Winchester Blvd. House guitarist with Feature Artist RJ Mischo and MC Aki Kumar
05/12/17 Gilroy, CA Milias Restaurant
Time: 6:30pm. Address: 7397 Monterey Rd. DUO WITH HARMONICA GREAT RJ MISCHO!
05/13/17 Nevada City, CA TBA
Time: 4:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. with Pedal Steel blues guitar innovator Freddy Roulette!
06/03/17 Indianapolis, IN Centerpoint Brewery
Time: 9:00am. Address: 1125 E Brookside Ave..
06/04/17 Milwaukee, WI Tonic
Address: 2335 S Kinnickinick Ave. 3rd Coast Blues Collective presents: w Kurt Koenig, bass and Matt Liban, dr.
06/10/17 Chicago, IL Reggie’s Music Joint
Time: 9:00am. Address: 2105 S State St. 10th Anniversary of our Annual Chicago Blues Festival Afterparty. Special Guests TBA.
06/11/17 - 06/17/17 Chicago, IL CHICAGO BLUES CAMP
Time: 7:00pm. Address: Downtown Chicago, Roosevelt University. For info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1113215822084023/ There are many great instructors: Billy Branch, John Primer, Eddie Taylor Jr, Donald Kinsey, Lurrie Bell and Matthew Skoller and more.

West Coast Meets Chicago! Rockin’ Johnny and Aki Kumar

Date City Venue
03/30/17 Le Thor Le Sonograph
w Demetria Taylor
03/31/17 Salaise Sur Sanne Salais Blues Festival
Age restrictions: All Ages. w Demetria Taylor
04/01/17 Bondues Jazz En Nord, Espace Cultural
Age restrictions: All Ages. w Delmark recording artist Demetria Taylor (daughter of blues legend Eddie Taylor and a great performer in her own right)
04/13/17 Moscow JAM Club
04/14/17 Moscow Roadhouse Blues Club
04/15/17 Saint Petersburg Port Arthur
04/29/17 Sacramento, CA The Torch
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: No Minors. This special show features a great band from Sweden on tour in CA, Trickbag and great guitarist from Finland Tomi Leino
05/18/17 - 05/28/17 various tba SWEDEN TOUR w TRICKBAG!
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages.

Mary Lane

Date City Venue
06/09/17 Chicago, IL Chicago Blues Festival
Age restrictions: All Ages. It’s great to play with Mary Lane again, this is the 3rd or 4th time I’ve played the Chicago Blues Fest with her. She’s a real deal blues singer who sang with Robert Nighthawk and Elmore James as a young girl– check out her classic 45s and cuts from her Appointment with the Blues cd on youtube.

Taildragger w Rockin Johnny

Date City Venue
10/05/17 West Helena, AR King Biscuit Blues Festival
This is one of the best blues fests around. Exact time and date tba.