Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater gears up for his 81st birthday party

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Dave Hoekstra and Eddy Clearwater (PHOTO: Lynn Orman Weiss)

Dave Hoekstra visits with legendary Chicago bluesman Eddy Clearwater, who plays a few tunes and talks about developing his sound, his early days cutting his teeth with the likes of Muddy Waters and Magic Sam, getting the “Chief” nickname, and his upcoming 81st birthday party at Space in Evanston.

 

 

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