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2016 Blues Blast Music Awards Nominee

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Eddy Clearwater

Willie Buck

Katherine Davis

Milwaukee Slim

Erwin Helfer

Sumito “Ariyo” Ariyoshi

Rie “Lee” Kanehira

Billy Flynn

Gerry Hundt

Harlan Terson

Marty Binder

Mark Fornek

Grant Kessler

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“Shoji Naito is an amazing musician who authoritatively knows the delicate nuances of the Chicago blues on both the harmonica and guitar.”
— Bob Corritore
“Shoji Naito is a Chicago Blues triple treat being one of the very most committed and accomplished Chicago Blues guitar, bass & harp players that I know.”
— Joe Filisko

top photo by Grant Kessler