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Take A Window Seat: Toronzo Cannon Drives The Blues

Blues guitarist and songwriter is inspired by the world around him. As a bus driver for the , he has a window seat to the rich culture and blues history of Chicago, like the Robert Taylor Homes and Theresa’s Lounge where he heard blues artists including Buddy Guy and Junior Wells. “I see a lot of stuff going on around me. I can drive down the street and see a bird on a light post and imagine myself being that bird and seeing from the vantage point that bird is seeing as I drive down the street. I try to …

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