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TodayJanuary 31, 20159:00pm $6.00
Pat McCurdy is a singer/song writer from Wisconsin. He tours the mid-western part of the USA, his shows usually consisting of just him and his guitar. While the majority of his audience is made up of a college-age crowd, McCurdy manages to appeal to a large number of people of all ages with his interactive shows.....
Nick Moss Band, Tallan Noble Latz
FridayFebruary 6, 20158:00pm $15.00
Nick Moss and his band have been featured performers at blues festivals across the globe, but it's at home in Chicago -- the capital city of the blues -- where he and his band get the ultimate stamp of approval from one Hall of Famer and blues icon Buddy Guy. Music fans the world over come to his famous club where they'll....
De La Buena, The Sounds of Time, Aluar Pearls
SaturdayFebruary 7, 20158:00pm $12.00
Employing jazz harmonic sensibility and a deep-seated love of diverse cultures, De La Buena explores the textures and rhythms of Latin musics of the Americas with roots planted firmly in African Diasporic traditions.
Growing from a trio into a powerful 10-piece over the last six years, De La Buena has been electrifying....
Recently Added Shows
Lil' Ed and the Blues Imperials
SaturdayMarch 7, 20158:00pm $15.00
From working at Chicago's Red Carpet Car Wash to appearing on national television, from gigging at the smallest ghetto blues bars to performing on the biggest international concert stages, master bluesman Lil' Ed Williams has come a long way. Mixing smoking slide guitar boogies and raw-boned Chicago shuffles with the....
Animation (A Tribute to RUSH)
SaturdayMarch 28, 20158:00pm $10 advance / $12 door
Animation has been headlining as "A Tribute to RUSH" since the first show in March, 1987 at "Chances R" in Palatine, IL. We've mostly played Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin but we'll drive up to six (or so) hours to play a gig. Do you have a favorite venue that needs a RUSH tribute band? We WANT to hear from you. MN, MI,....
Johnette Napolitano (of Concrete Blonde), Laurie Sargent
SundayMarch 29, 20158:00pm $25.00
The rock critic had just vomited all over his bed. It was 3:04 a.m. on yet another early morning in 1986 in New York City and the scribe had just come off a three-day benderpalooza of self-prescribed medicines for the wounds of a break-up with a prevaricating witch. He hated his job, he hated his life -- and more....
ThursdayApril 2, 20158:00pm $8 advance / $10 door
Dead Horses is a young acoustic band with a cultivated folk sensibility well beyond their years. Hailing from a small Wisconsin town made world famous by a pair of overalls, the Oshkosh, WI based troupe craft powerful coming of age narratives sung by the alluring golden-haired songstress Sarah Vos.
Kenny Zimlinghaus with Taylor Strecker
SaturdayApril 4, 20158:00pm $25 advance / $30 door
Kenny Zimlinghaus is a stand up comic living in New York City. He can be heard every morning on the very funny "Wake Up with Taylor" morning show on SiriusXM Stars channel 106. Kenny has been performing stand up comedy since 1999. He performs all over the country with a devout following of fans. He's performed with Jerry....
WednesdayApril 15, 20158:00pm $25.00
Robben Ford is one of the premier electric guitarists today, particularly known for his blues playing, as well as his ability to be comfortable in a variety of musical contexts. A five-time Grammy nominee, he has played with artists as diverse as Joni Mitchell, Jimmy Witherspoon, Miles Davis, George Harrison, Phil Lesh,....
The Lovin' Kind, Failure To Launch
SaturdayApril 18, 20158:00pm $7.00
The Lovin' Kind is a Milwaukee group who have re-emerged as a 60s rock band with Beatle and Rolling Stones roots. This group of seven musicians has dedicated themselves to entertaining those folks who truly love a song with a hook and a beat. The music is designed to produce songs that never leave your head.
We play all....
ThursdayApril 30, 20158:00pm $8 advance / $10 door
The classic tale of musical romance continues for Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland, the husband and wife duo behind Whitehorse. One year after their debut, Whitehorse returns in ambitious fashion with "The Fate of the World Depends on this Kiss" and a date at Massey Hall in 2013.
"The Fate of the World Depends on This....
SaturdayOctober 17, 20158:00pm $20.00
2013 was Carbon Leaf's most ambitious year yet as a fully independent band, releasing two full-length albums, Ghost Dragon Attacks Castle and Constellation Prize six months apart from each other.
For 2014, the band is taking a quick breath to look back at their 2004 album, Indian Summer, by celebrating it's 10-year....
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