SydRocks Unplugged 2016 
Will Tilson - Felton Crews - Corky Siegel

 2016 Chicago Blues Festival

"The Legends of The Blues"
Featuring Corky Siegel, Rock n Roll Hall of Fame Inductee: Sam Lay, and Marcella Detroit



 



Will's September 16th Show at Evanston SPACE
 

Photo by Harvey Tillis

Photo by Harvey Tillis

Photo by Harvey Tillis



Fox 32 News covers Will's show at The Chicago Blues Festival
 


Will and Dave Specter at Evanston SPACE! Watch it here:




 



The Will Tilson Trio live on WGN news w/ special guest Dave Specter! Watch it here:





 


The Will Tilson Trio brings Blues and Soul to Neon Desert Music Festival in El Paso, Texas! 

Hear about it here:

 

  • ABC 7 Interview


 

"Will Tilson is a soulful and talented rising star combining strong guitar playing, singing and songwriting with the maturity of a musician twice his age. He understands that the blues is the foundation of most great American music and shows it with his playing and singing." ​

~Dave Specter
 

“I've been listening to music for 71 years and playing it for 50.  I'm very picky.  Will Tilson is as good as it gets”.

~Corky Siegel


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Previous events

Apr27

The Will Tilson Band Live @ The Bedford

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The Bedford, 1612 West Division Street, Chicago, Illinois

Located in a 1920’s historic landmark building, The Bedford is rich with architectural history, an elegant ambiance and classic Chicago touches. Many original elements from the 1920’s remain intact throughout the space. The unparalleled Vault, with its magnificent copper safety deposit boxes and steel doors, offers a remarkable step back in time.

Underground but not exclusive, The Bedford offers a full night-life experience. Enjoy a drink, small bite, or dinner and music. Sip on signature cocktails in the one-of-a-kind bank vault lounge, have a beer at the sleek bar or enjoy delectable cuisine in the intimate dining room. Each space offers a unique, affordable luxury in the heart of Wicker Park.

Apr13

The Will Tilson Band Live @ The Bedford

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The Bedford, 1612 West Division Street, Chicago, Illinois

Located in a 1920’s historic landmark building, The Bedford is rich with architectural history, an elegant ambiance and classic Chicago touches. Many original elements from the 1920’s remain intact throughout the space. The unparalleled Vault, with its magnificent copper safety deposit boxes and steel doors, offers a remarkable step back in time.

Underground but not exclusive, The Bedford offers a full night-life experience. Enjoy a drink, small bite, or dinner and music. Sip on signature cocktails in the one-of-a-kind bank vault lounge, have a beer at the sleek bar or enjoy delectable cuisine in the intimate dining room. Each space offers a unique, affordable luxury in the heart of Wicker Park.

Will Tilson Band Live @ The Bedford

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The Bedford, 1612 West Division Street, Chicago, IL 60622

BedfordChicago.com

Located in a 1920’s historic landmark building, The Bedford is rich with architectural history, an elegant ambiance and classic Chicago touches. Many original elements from the 1920’s remain intact throughout the space. The unparalleled Vault, with its magnificent copper safety deposit boxes and steel doors, offers a remarkable step back in time.

Underground but not exclusive, The Bedford offers a full night-life experience. Enjoy a drink, small bite, or dinner and music. Sip on signature cocktails in the one-of-a-kind bank vault lounge, have a beer at the sleek bar or enjoy delectable cuisine in the intimate dining room. Each space offers a unique, affordable luxury in the heart of Wicker Park.

Will Tilson Solo performance at Uncommon Ground Devon

Uncommon Ground, 1401 West Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL 60660

2015 Windy City Blues Challenge Winner: Will Tilson will be starting off an intimate musical evening at Uncommon Ground. With his soulful, raw vocal sound along with a rhythmic and agressive guitar style; Will's solo appearances have moved audiences from Chicago to Memphis' famed Beale St. This is a night you wont wanna miss!

Make sure to reserve a table to guarantee a seat for the show by calling 773-465-9801

VENUE DETAILS: UNCOMMON GROUND - DEVON 1401 W. Devon Ave. Chicago, IL 60660 Devon reservations: 773-465-9801

The Will Tilson Trio; Rock House Residency

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The Rock House, 1150 Central Avenue, Wilmette IL, 60091

The Will Tilson Trio Live at The Rock House 12:30 - 2:30pm

Will Tilson: Vocals/Guitar Joe Faught: Bass Kalif Brown: Drums

The Will Tilson Trio; Rock House Residency

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The Rock House, 1150 Central Avenue, Wilmette IL, 60091

The Will Tilson Trio Live at The Rock House 12:30 - 2:30pm

Will Tilson: Vocals/Guitar Joe Faught: Bass Kalif Brown: Drums

The Will Tilson Trio; Rock House Residency

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The Rock House, 1150 Central Avenue, Wilmette IL, 60091

The Will Tilson Trio Live at The Rock House 12:30 - 2:30pm

Will Tilson: Vocals/Guitar Joe Faught: Bass Kalif Brown: Drums

Will Tilson Live @ Evanston SPACE

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Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202

Will Tilson is set to be the supporting act for Blues Legends Dave Specter and Tad Robinson's September 16th show at Evanston SPACE! Doors open at 7pm. Showtime is 8pm.

Will Tilson Band w/ Corky Siegel

27 Live , 1012 Church St., Evanston, IL

September 12th The Will Tilson Band will be joined by Chicago blues legend Corky Siegel for a special performance at Evanston's 27 Live.

The event is for Syd Rocks. A non-profit organization that raises money for LCH, Langerhan's Cell Histiocytosis which is a rare blood disorder. Read more at: SydRock.com

4pm Start

Corky Siegel: Vocals/Harmonica/Piano Will Tilson: Vocals/Guitar Felton Crews: Bass Pooky Styx: Drums

Will Tilson and Band @ Rock House Wilmette

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The Rock House, 1150 Central Avenue, Wilmette, IL

Chicago Blues/Soul sensation The Will Tilson Band celebrates the release of their brand new single at The Rock House in Wilmette on August 15th! The Rock House has a wide selection of Wine, Beer, and more Wine, and more Beer. They also have Tea, Coffee, and Barnaby's Pizza.

Band includes: Will Tilson: Vocals and Guitar Brother John Kattke: Organ Joe Faught: Bass Pretty Ricky Nelson: Drums

All Ages and absolutely NO Cover

Will Tilson @ SAGE Kitchen and Bar

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Sage Kitchen + Bar, 627 E Boughton Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440

About SAGE:

SAGE is a Chef driven restaurant with contemporary American cuisine. Offering delicious entrees, small plates, flatbreads, and made to order cheese boards. SAGE's executive chef is highly trained and passionate about every aspect of their food from ordering the freshest in season ingredients to providing an array of gluten free and vegetarian options.

SAGE also features a full bar with fine wine, exciting cocktails, craft beers and more.