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Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials- TRAILER

Preview: Season 9 Episode 906 | 30s

Ahead: World-renowned Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials have been performing for nearly 30 years. Led by frontman Lil' Ed with his rough-edged, soulful vocals, this group is as real and hard-hitting as Chicago blues gets. The Chicago Sun-Times says, "Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials are the hottest purveyors of bottleneck boogie to come out of Chicago since Hound Dog Taylor."

Aired: 11/30/18

Rating: NR

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