LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS

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Born in Chicago on April 8, 1955, in the heart of Chicago’s tough West Side, Ed grew up surrounded by music. He was playing guitar, then drums and bass, by the time he was 12. Ed and Pookie received lessons and support from their famous uncle. “J.B. taught me everything I know,” says Ed. “I wouldn’t be where I am today without him.” Ed and Pookie spent their teen years making music together, and in 1975 formed the first incarnation of The Blues Imperials. They played their first gig at a West Side club called Big Duke’s Blue Flame, splitting the $6 take four ways. Over the next few years, the group played every club in the neighborhood. Even so, they still needed day jobs to pay the bills. Ed worked ten hours a day as a buffer at the Red Carpet Car Wash. Pookie drove a school bus. Night read more...
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LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Roughhousin' album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Roughhousin'
Blues 1986
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Chicken, Gravy & Biscuits album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Chicken, Gravy & Biscuits
Blues 1989
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS What You See Is What You Get album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
What You See Is What You Get
Blues 1992
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Get Wild! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Get Wild!
Blues 1999
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Heads Up album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Heads Up
Blues 2002
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Rattleshake album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rattleshake
Blues 2006
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Full Tilt album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Full Tilt
Blues 2008
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS Jump Start album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jump Start
Blues 2012
LIL ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS The Big Sound Of Lil' Ed And The Blues Imperials album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Big Sound Of Lil' Ed And The Blues Imperials
Blues 2016

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