Robert Lamm performs “Beginnings” at Bluesville in Robinsonville in 2014 with Chicago. Chicago will be at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans on Tuesday.
Robert Lamm performs “Beginnings” at Bluesville in Robinsonville in 2014 with Chicago. Chicago will be at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans on Tuesday. Jeff Clark jclark@sunherald.com File
Robert Lamm performs “Beginnings” at Bluesville in Robinsonville in 2014 with Chicago. Chicago will be at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans on Tuesday. Jeff Clark jclark@sunherald.com File

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Only the beginning — Robert Lamm talks 50 years of life with Chicago

March 17, 2017 11:01 AM

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