Live Bands & Events

Upcoming

Circle of Riffs Presents
FAM JAMTronica
feat – Jacob Barinholtz (Manic Focus), Cason Treger (The Coop), Allan Borukhovich (EGi), Pat Riley (Amrita / Kid A) / Matt Rezetko (DJ noDJ)
w/ Bronson Rock

January 11, 2018

Upcoming

LEGENDS OF SEATTLE
feat: Soundgarden / Alice In Chains / Stone Temple Pilots Tribute Acts

January 12, 2018

Big Bang Baby – Stone Temple Pilots Tribute

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Jazz Consortium Big Band

January 14, 2018

The 17-piece Jazz Consortium Big Band features swing and jazz-rock favorites from such Big Bands as Glenn Miller, Count Basie, and Maynard Ferguson, with a brassy mix of 5 saxes, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, and rhythm section.

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Hello Weekend

January 19, 2018

HELLO WEEKEND IS RAPIDLY BECOMING CHICAGO’S FAVORITE DANCE BAND! WITH A PERFECT SET LIST, INCREDIBLE STAGE PRESENCE, AND HIGH ENERGY, HELLO WEEKEND KEEPS THE PARTY GOING ALL NIGHT LONG!

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Fool House

January 20, 2018

Fool House is THE ULTIMATE ’90s DANCE PARTY! Between the mullets, their laid back style, choreographed dance moves, and foolish sense of humor, they strive to create the ultimate party anytime they take the stage

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Shout Section

January 21, 2018

A great band for all types of music… for all types of events! Swing Dances, weddings, city concerts, education clinics! Our bread and butter is big band swing.

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Stacked Comedy Show

January 25, 2018

Award winning comedian Derick Lengwenus hosts STACKED!  A new monthly comedy show at Durty Nellie’s stacked with the top comedians from Chicago and beyond.  January’s stellar lineup features: Russ Williamson (New Jersey), T Murph (Chicago), Kristen Toomey (Chicago), and Adam Burke (Ireland).   It’s 90 minutes of comedy from comics who kill!

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DIGITOUR: Arctic Lights

January 26, 2018

DigiTour is a safe, All-Ages, family friendly CONCERT event where young fans can meet their faves and make friends with other fans their age. DigiTour is proud to celebrate 6 years of creating “best day of your life” events for youth around the world!

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Charlie Foxtrot

January 26, 2018

Charlie Foxtrot w/ special guests

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Hairbangers Ball

January 27, 2018

Whether you’re looking to bring back the memory of a favorite concert seen in 1985 or seeking a true-to-life representation of what a rock concert was like in the 80’s, Hairbanger’s Ball provides both the music and the mayhem for young and old alike, bundled together in a 6-piece, high octane lineup. Featuring powerful male and female lead vocals, some serious ax grinding and renditions of classic songs so much like the original you’d swear you’d gone back in time, Hairbanger’s Ball leaves nothing to be desired after seeing and listening to them live, which is why they’ve been named “Best Rock Band” in Chicago by their throngs of adoring fans.

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School of Rock

January 28, 2018

School of Rock Highwood / Evanston

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School of Rock

February 3, 2018

School of Rock Highwood / Evanston

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Modern Day Romeos

February 3, 2018

The musical selection of MDR is about as wide as it gets. The spectrum includes motown classics, classic rock treasures, metal anthems, 80’s favorites, 90’s gems, and the top hits of the 2000’s.

Upcoming

Fam Jam

February 8, 2018

Circle of Riffs Presents
FAM JAM
feat – Guest Musicians TBD
w/ Bronson Rock

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Moon Taxi

February 10, 2018

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Hyryder

February 16, 2018

Hyryder is a Grateful Dead Tribute Band formed in Indianapolis, Indiana in the summer of 2008 and currently consists of Charlie Morgan (lead guitar and vocals), Nick Neureiter (drums and vocals), Eric Thompson (rhythm guitar and vocals), Scott Jackson (keyboard world and vocals) and Blair Ping (bass and vocals).

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Hi-Infidelity

February 17, 2018

Hi Infidelity is a cover band from the Chicago area, playing music of all types, but mostly 80s Rock like Journey, REO, Bon Jovi and Boston to name a few. The band has been voted Best Cover band over the years in local fan polls!

Going to a Hi Infidelity show is a total concert experience from start to finish, with a wide variety of songs. Not only do they cover the classics but are currently playing some new music, too.

The band prides itself on recreating the songs as you know them so, if you love great vocals, the band boasts the best harmonies around, the 80s classics and the best new music, stop in for a show and you’ll see that Hi Fi has really got it covered!

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Pat McCurdy

February 23, 2018

Pat McCurdy is a cabaret singer/songwriter from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He regularly tours the upper midwestern part of the United States with regular stops in Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago, Green Bay, and Minneapolis. His shows usually consist of just him and his guitar and include improvised interaction with the audience. While the majority of his audience is made up of a college-age crowd, McCurdy appeals to a large number of people of all ages. Performing well over 300 shows a year, his large catalog of original songs (over 600 and growing) covers a variety of topics such as lost loves, politics, family vacations, and how the world can’t live without Sex & Beer.

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Wedding Banned

February 23, 2018

Skip the ceremony and start the party! Hailing from Chicago, via Gas City Indiana, Wedding Banned has become “the greatest wedding band on Earth.” Wedding Banned plays 80’s and 90’s music, throwing in some other guilty pleasures, that will take you back to great times and moments.

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Rhythm Rockets

February 25, 2018

Chicago’s Old School Jump, Swing, Rhythm & Blues Band

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Mike & Joe

March 2, 2018

Mike & Joe is a modern rock cover band widely regarded by it’s peers and the industry as one of the very best sounding cover bands in the nation.The bulk of the setlist includes popular rock from the ’90s through today, but occasionally they’ll throw in some tunes from the 70’s and 80’s as well!

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Genr8r Band

March 3, 2018

Diverse mix of classic rock, new country, plus some funk, blues and pop. Songs you know.

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Knuckle Puck

March 8, 2018

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Sweet Diezel Jenkins

w/ There Goes The Neighborhood

March 9, 2018

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The Spazmatics

March 10, 2018

If you want to be sent back to the 80’s the only band to do it with is the Spazmatics. The band lends its geeky charm to the tune of theme songs and hits that shaped the decade of decadence. Their spastic show, complete with the style and dance moves of the 80’s, allows you to bring your guard down. They add a unique dimension to their performance, demonstrating the common ties between 80’s New Wave and today’s popular music.

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Pat McCurdy

March 16, 2018

Pat McCurdy is a cabaret singer/songwriter from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He regularly tours the upper midwestern part of the United States with regular stops in Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago, Green Bay, and Minneapolis. His shows usually consist of just him and his guitar and include improvised interaction with the audience. While the majority of his audience is made up of a college-age crowd, McCurdy appeals to a large number of people of all ages. Performing well over 300 shows a year, his large catalog of original songs (over 600 and growing) covers a variety of topics such as lost loves, politics, family vacations, and how the world can’t live without Sex & Beer.

Upcoming

Blackened

March 23, 2018