Concerts are in Meeting Room A/B and are free. Refreshments are
served. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lisle Library.
Devil In The Woodpile play acoustic music covering a wide range of styles from the pre-war era. They have been a pillar in the Chicago music scene for nearly 20 years, offering one-and-all a foot-stomping experience. They bring back the days when musicians played their instruments and belted out their craft. They feature washboard, harmonica, and slap doggin’ bass, and play the great ensemble American music of the 1930‘s.
Willie Dixon has been called “the father of modern Chicago
Blues.” Indisputably the preeminent Blues songwriter of his era,
he served as a crucial link between the Blues and Rock ‘N Roll and
is credited with hundreds of songs. Matt Hendricks is a
Chicago-based singer, songwriter and guitarist who is keeping the
Blues alive with his art and has performed with music legends all
over the country.
Tom Kastle is a singer, songwriter, actor, and sailor who has
performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe, and New Zealand. His
performances feature his powerful voice and accompaniment on 6 and
12-string guitars with occasional concertina and free reed
instruments. He is a faculty member of the Old Town School of Folk
Music and the Narrator for the Candid Concert Opera Company.
Switchback is the award-winning duo of Brian FitzGerald and
Martin McCormack. Switchback draws on traditional Celtic
music and original Americana songs that reflect their Irish
heritage and Midwestern roots.
Lee Murdock has uncovered a boundless body of music and stories
in the Great Lakes. Taking snapshots from history, his songs
summon the listener to take a front-row seat to look through the
eyes and into the hearts of individuals who have shaped our
heritage on and around the Great Lakes.