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Brooks Family Shows Starts July 1st, 2012
Brooks Family Tours

Brooks Family Website

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Proclaims June 12th
Lonnie Brooks Day

Lonnie Brooks Day via ABC Channel News Channel 7

Lonnie Brooks, Bonnie Raitt, & Charlie Musselwhite inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame
Blues Hall of Fame Inductees

Facebook Fan Page
Lonnie's Facebook Page

Lonnie's song "It's Your World" from the CD RoadHouse Rules was featured in HBO's Hit Series "The Sopranos" first episode on April 8th, 2007 of the Final Episodes
The Sopranos

Father & Son dig the Blues with Gibson Goldtone Amps!
Gibson Guitars

Lonnie Brooks opens the show for Van Morrison at the Rosemont Theater in Rosemont, Illinois suburb of Chicago"
Rolling Stone Magazine

Brooks' guitar adds electricity to virtuosic CJE - 02/15/05
Lonnie Brooks & Chicago Jazz Ensemble Review

Lonnie Appears on "The Jamie Kennedy Show"
Jamie Kennedy eXperiment!

Lonnie Brooks, Koko Taylor, & Wayne Baker Brooks are scheduled to perform one song during the pre-game warm up @ the Major Leagues Baseball All Star Game July 15th, 2003 Tuesday Night at the U.S. Celluar Park!
MLB 2003 All-Star Game's review of the 2001 Tampa Bay Blues Fest!'s Tampa Bay Blues Festival 2001 Review

CONTACT: Mark Lipkin / Alligator Records 773-973-7736
JANUARY 10th, 2001
PORT ARTHUR HISTORICAL SOCIETY of Port Arthur, Texas has inducted Lonnie Brooks into the Music Hall of Fame. They will honor Lonnie for his contributions to world culture by creating an exhibit recognizing his accomplishments. He will be officially inducted on January 20th, 2001. To qualify, a person must have roots in Southeast Texas/Southwest Louisiana, roughly bounded by Houston and New Orleans, and their career must have had a national or international impact. He will be included with other performers from the Gulf Coast Region, including Ivory Joe Hunter (Blues at sunrise, Since I met you Baby), Clifton Chenier, GateMouth Brown, Janis Joplin, George Jones, Johnny & Edgar Winter, and many many others.
Port Arthur Historical Society

Get the Chat Transcript: Guitarist Lonnie Brooks about The Blues and the Internet. Sing the blues with him Thurs., December 21st, 2000 2p.m. (ET) at CNN.Com/chat

Lonnie Brooks is set to accept Legacy Award from the Grammys on Nov. 15th, 2000 along with other Chicago natives R. Kelly, Ramesy Lewis, Terri Hemmert, and Steve Albini
Grammy News

Lonnie Appears on
The Dave Letterman Show