Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven Foundation, Historic Site of Chess Records

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2120 S Michigan Ave (bt E 21st St & Cermak Av)
Chicago, IL 60616
Historic Site, Music Venue

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  • The building now houses the Blues Heaven Foundation, begun by blues legend Willie Dixon to promote blues history and support working musicians. Stop in for a tour to experience the history yourself.
  • One of the most important sites in blues history, nearly every blues great passed through here when it was home to Chess Records. The building now houses the Blues Heaven Foundation.
  • The Rolling Stones recorded Satisfaction here!
  • One of the most important sites in blues history, nearly every blues great passed through here when it was home to Chess Records. Almost any song you associate with Chicago blues was recorded here.
  • The blues are the roots of all American music.
  • God bless Willie Dixon for became a tireless ambassador for the blues and a vocal advocate for its practitioners and founding the Blues Heaven Foundation
  • wanna b there..
  • Free concerts every Thursday night from 6-7 during the summer!
  • Check out the Blues Heaven Foundation's website or FB page for lots of summer dates of FREE shows here! :D