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Gina Venier (left) and Andrea Dozzi perform at Rosbrook Studio in downtown Dixon on Friday. Venier opened the "Blues on First" show at the studio. Venier, who was a former "American Idol" contestant, is pursuing a music career in Nashville. “Blues on First,” gave audiences 4 hours of soul, rhythm and blues, and blues. Venier's dad, Mike Venier, also performed, along with George Bellovics, Kevin Cinadr, Mike Kuba, Joe Lewis, Robbie LeBlanc, Jim Miller, and Mike Duerst.