We are full swing in the Gala & fundraising season & we are always proud to be on hand, on stage. It’s a time the Band really enjoys, as we feel an integral part of raising money for so many wonderful causes. When guests come up & tell us, they’re returning because they saw we… Read more »
Tag: Live Music
How to maximize your Gala Potential
Post-Holiday wintertime in Chicago is the perfect time to hold your Gala Fundraiser. You might think the weather is a negative factor, but as long as the facility you choose is accessible by major roads, there is only going to be a very slight chance that the weather could effect attendance. On the contrary, most people are anxious to dress up,… Read more »
Making A Wish come true.
We are getting ready to perform once again for Make A Wish, the organization that selects critically ill children & grants their wish. We have been entertaining over the years, with such Guest Stars as Jay Leno, Martin Short, Dana Carvey & David Spade, to name a few. Each year, the organization features a personal story… Read more »
What to do, see & listen to, during the Holidays!
No matter where you live in the United States, there is a holiday to celebrate in the next few weeks. This is a time when friends, family & colleagues take a moment to gather & enjoy whatever relationship they share. Most of the time, this includes a party of some kind. The background of that… Read more »
Explaining the Science of Music
“Pop” Music. The “Pop” is short for popular. & that is further defined by your age group & sheer numbers. So, what makes a song “popular”? This is where the science comes in. Music is a visceral part of the human condition. From the moment a Neanderthal picked up a bone & began beating it rhythmically on a… Read more »
Working with the great Jay Leno!
We are looking forward to performing again for Make-A-Wish Foundation on May 16th & this year, with Jay Leno! He is truly a delight, both on stage & off. He is definitely one of my favorite Celebrities with which to work. The biggest problem we had with him, was his propensity to leap out of the… Read more »
Have you ever been to a GREAT party?
One thing that really gets me, is losing a client to a D.J.. Don’t get me wrong. Our company created D.J.’s in Chicago. There was no such animal. When we went to advertise, there was no category for us. The whole reason we started down that road, was to accommodate the client that didn’t have… Read more »
Looking at the 2014 Holiday Season…
This Holiday Season has been a busy one for us, with beautiful Parties at the Museum of Science & Industry, the Shedd Aquarium, the Fairmont Hotel, The Drake Hotel & many other Chicago iconic locations. It makes us so thankful to be members of the Chicago Live Music Scene & to be an integral part of celebrating with many Companies,… Read more »
Hard Rockin’ at the Cafe!
You can find a Hard Rock Café in many major cities & they are great fun to visit, especially if you’re a tourist in a new place. If you haven’t been to one, they are usually located where everything is happening, filled with Rock ‘N Roll memorabilia, multi-leveled & have great food. They’re also set up for… Read more »
Live a little this summer with LIVE music!!
Throughout the summer in the Chicagoland area, you will find it hard to find a community or neighborhood that does NOT offer free concerts at a local park or square. Taking advantage of this tremendous opportunity, entails putting on pants & a shirt & leaving your front room. It’s really pretty easy. Grab your lawn… Read more »