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George Thorogood drops by ‘2120 South Michigan Avenue’

New album is a salute to such great Chess Records artists as Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley and others
George Thorogood

George Thorogood

George Thorogood and the Destroyers have recorded songs made famous by Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley and other Chess Records greats for their new album, “2120 South Michigan Avenue,” due July 12 on Capitol/EMI.

Buddy Guy and Charlie Musselwhite make guest appearances on the 13-track album, which is named for the address of the Chess Records headquarters in Chicago.

Thorogood and the Destroyers are set to begin a stretch of U.S. tour dates on April 7 in Napa, Calif.