Set sail on Tall Ship Windy for live blues midst the winds and waters of Lake Michigan. Grab a drink from the bar, sit back, and enjoy the city skyline at sunset from the decks of this majestic tall ship. Ticket prices: $35 for adults, $30 for students/seniors, $20 for kids.
Tall Ship Windy Presents: Barry Cloyd – Sat 6/9 @ 7:30 p.m.
Devin “Red” Wildrose & Aaron Wilhoft – Sun 6/10 @ 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 9th
Tall Ship Windy Presents: Barry Cloyd
Bio: Barry Cloyd is a Midwestern based, touring singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, performing over 200 shows per year, who has spent a lifetime creating a performance style that weaves the genres of Blues, Folk, Celtic, Original and Roots music into a unique blend all his own. A strong vocalist and multi-instrumentalist as well as a storyteller, theatrical performer and historian, Barry delivers his music on a multitude of guitars (6 & 12 string, Dobro, high-strung, etc.) and other stringed instruments, such as 5-string banjo, mandolin, requinto and bouzouki. Honored by Chicago’s Millennium Park with inclusion as part of their series, “Great Performers of Illinois”, Barry is also a member of the Illinois Arts Council ArtsTour Roster.
Sunday, June 10th
Tall Ship Windy Presents: Devin “Red” Wildrose & Aaron Wilhoft
Bios: Aaron Wilhoft cut his teeth on the traditions of Texas blues and for the last 14 years has performed with some of the brightest stars in the blues galaxy from Nashville to Austin.
Devin “Red” Wildrose is well known in Chicago blues circles and has made his noise alongside some of the cornerstones of the “Chicago blues” sound including Carl Wethersby, Lurrie Bell, and Buddy Guy. He has received national recognition and recently performed as a featured artist at the Lincoln Center in New York.