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January 11 – New Bob Stroger Photo Tribute Page!

Bob Stroger defines Chicago blues electric bass playing. He has worked with all of the greats in the business including Otis Rush, Sunnyland Slim, Jimmy Rogers, Louis Myers, Snooky Pryor, Billy Boy Arnold, Bob Margolin, John Primer, Pinetop Perkins, Hubert Sumlin, Willie “Big Eyes” Smith and so many more. He is also a fine singer. Bob Stroger recently celebrated his 90th birthday and he’s still in the prime of his playing! Born in Hayti, Missouri on December 27, 1930. He moved with his family to Chicago at age 16 and fell in with Blues! His great bass playing has been in demand since the 1970s. Please enjoy this photo gallery honoring the great Bob Stroger! We present a collection of numerous photos of Bob through the years in some of the most magnificent and legendary blues bands. To enjoy this photo tribute page click here.
Please note that if you have any cool photos of Bob Stroger please send them by for possible inclusion. Please send the highest possible resolution. We are especially looking for any photos from the American Folk Blues Festival from years 1980 and 1981.