Records Signs Clearwater
Alligator Records is pleased to announce the signing of legendary
Chicago Blues guitarist and songwriter Eddy “The Chief”
Clearwater. Clearwater, winner of the Blues Foundation’s Blues
Music Award for “Contemporary Blues – Male Artist Of The
Year” in 2001, is known worldwide as a masterful guitarist and
vocalist as well as a charismatic and joyful live performer.
Alligator will release Clearwater’s as-yet-untitled label debut
in the spring of 2008. Ronnie Baker Brooks, son of Chicago Blues legend
Lonnie Brooks, produced the CD and added some of his own guitar work
to the mix.