| May 19, 2011
OAK VIEW, Calif. — Ray "Windmill" White, a veteran of 60 professional fights, pulls a paperback from a shelf in his office, opens "The Ultimate Book of Boxing Lists" and thumbs through it.
Finally spotting his name, he looks up and smiles.
| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:48 PM
Each year the Tribune recognizes a handful of Chicagoans as its artists of the year. This year, Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer is among them. Here's why:
The Chicago Blues Festival reserved its final night last June for a birthday party:...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:04 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
Veteran blues guitarist Joe Louis Walker has been recording steadily since the mid’-80s, but “Hellfire” is his first album for Chicago-based Alligator Records. It is also his most rock-oriented release, with...
| Feb 7, 2012
***= recommended shows
On sale 10 a.m. Wednesday
Tributosaurus, Wednesday, April 4 ($20, 21+) at Martyrs’.
On sale noon Friday
Peter Bradley Adams, Sunday, May 6 ($10-$12, 21+) at Schubas.
I Break Horses, Tuesday, May 29 ($14, 18+) at Lincoln...