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Celebration of the life of Brad Cordle at Chrome Lounge
March 4, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
R.I.P. Brad Cordle.
Brad passed away at his home on the morning of February 26, 2018.
Brad was inducted into the Nebraska Music Music Hall of Fame in 2016 and was an Honorary Lifetime member of The Blues Society of Omaha.
Most of Omaha was introduced to horn-driven Blues Music via Brad’s “Mighty Jailbreakers”, which began in 1981, performed regularly for 20 years, and played reunion gigs in recent years. Brad performed in Las Vegas thru most of the 1990’s, before returning to Omaha. The Brad Cordle Band was one of the top Blues acts in the Omaha/Lincoln area for the last 15 years.
There will be a celebration of Brad’s life 3pm-7pm at at Chrome Lounge on Sunday, March 4th. The event will feature performances from dozens of Brad’s friends. (Hawk’s BBQ will be available for purchase at the event.)
The Blues Society of Omaha is greatly honored and most appreciative to learn that the family of Brad Cordle suggests memorial donations be made in Brad’s name to BluesEd, the B.S.O.’s Youth Artist Development Program.
Donations may be made at the “Celebration of the Life of Brad Cordle” event, Sunday, March 4th, at Chrome Lounge (3pm-7pm), or mailed to The Blues Society of Omaha, P.O. Box 241698, Omaha, NE 68124. Please make checks payable to: “The Blues Society of Omaha, Inc.”, a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity.