High-energy Blues for the next generation. Chicago Music Award winner.
These amazing musicians pump youthful energy into the Blues and get audiences rockin and groovin. They are keeping the Blues alive by bringing a new generational style and vibe that only young performers can!
The Instinct is a Chicago award-winning band and has played internationally since 2016. The young band has played at the Chicago Blues Fest, the Windsor (Canada) Blues Fest, the International Blues Challenge on Beale St in Memphis, among other venues.
Featured as a band that took the Daily Herald by surprise in 2018. ("8 Chicago, suburban acts that caught us by surprise in 2018" --Daily Herald, Jan 2018)
An example of a set list: Crossfire – SRV I Don’t Need No Doctor- Ray Charles Just Got Paid- ZZ Top Ain’t No Sunshine- Bill Withers Bring It on Home- Led Zeppelin Bright Lights- Gary Clark Jr. Going Down- Freddie King Come Together- The Beatles All Your Lovin- Otis Rush Going Down- Don Nix Crossroads- Cream