Toronzo Cannon - Encore on BackStage Pass | Ep. 702

Apr 16, 2016

The contemporary bluesman from Chicago performs 'Walk It Off' and more. WATCH NOW

The encore set from contemporary bluesman Toronzo Cannon features "Walk It Off" and more from his latest recording, "The Chicago Way."

In the band with the Cannon are Dave Forté, bass; Melvin "Pookie Styx" Carlisle, drums; and Luca Chiellini, keyboard.

Recorded at Michigan BluesFest 2015 in Lansing's historic Old Town district.

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Ep. 702 first air 4/22/16

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