Blues Joint Media is an independent Blues/Roots/Americana Media Outlet based out of Chicago, Illinois. One of the artists BJM Promotes is Bear Williams who has enjoyed over 35 years of experience at the very highest levels of the music industry. Bear has toured and recorded with the likes of Mavis Staples & The Staple Singers, Anita Baker, George Duke, Whitney Houston, George Benson, James Ingram, Peabo Bryson, and the Great Al Jarreau just to name a few. Bear is also a member of the Platinum Selling R&B Band, Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly.