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Chicago’s Queen of the Blues ‘looks like somebody’s mom playing the guitar going crazy’

Joanna Connor and the place she calls home: Kingston Mines in Chicago CHICAGO — On a Friday night at the legendary Lincoln Park blues bar Kingston Mines, the searing sound of Chicago’s signature music pours out onto Halsted Street. Inside, the crowds gather to watch bluesmen dressed in fedoras and sunglasses and deliver the hard-driving …

The Reviews – 4801 South Indiana Avenue

Joanna Connor 4801 South Indiana Avenue Album Review Quotes “A blistering romp through the Chicago Blues textbook.” Classic Rock, 8/10 “Blazing and screaming slide guitar with similarly delivered vocals on songs that drip with old-school authenticity.” Guitarist Magazine, 9/10 “This album absolutely sizzles with spellbindingly fast slide guitar played with super-charged energy.” Blues in Britain …

New Studio Album – 4801 South Indiana Avenue

Chicago’s Renowned Queen of Guitar, Joanna Connor, announces innovative new studio album 4801 South Indiana Avenue Produced by #1 blues artist Joe Bonamassa Chicago-based slide guitar virtuoso and singer-songwriter, Joanna Connor, who is best known as one of the reigning Queens of blue rock guitar, releases her 14th album 4801 South Indiana Avenue on Joe …