Who we are

A tight knit group of creative musicians, each with over 20 years experience on the Chicago music scene. Powerhouse jams - a fiery mix of Blues-Rock and Southern Rock, with a touch of Classic Rock thrown in. Based in McHenry, Delta Rising scorches tunes by the Allman Brothers, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Buddy Guy, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jimi Hendrix, Joe Bonamassa, Gov’t Mule...  just to mention a few. Check em' out — rowdy grooves and rambunctious energy all night long!

Conrad Black - Keys

Conrad Black - Keyboards, Vocals As a member of Mighty Joe Young Blues Band, Conrad toured the U.S. and Europe, recorded on the Grammy-nominated 'Blues Deluxe Live at Chicago' album, and jammed with many of his Chicago Blues heroes. He performed with his own dance band Rhythm City throughout the Midwest, adding Soul, Motown and Funk to his repertoire, bringing his unique sound back to his Blues and Rock roots in Delta Rising.