Birdy is a Chicago-based acoustic quartet featuring outstanding vocals and harmony, creative musical arrangements, impressive covers, and fine originals. With an eclectic repertoire that draws from both traditional and contemporary influences, Birdy has quickly established itself on the Chicago music scene and beyond, and is a regular performer throughout the Chicagoland area.
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The Lantern Kickers are a traditional string band from Chicago. We delve into the traditions of American old-time and bluegrass music to forge a fresh, contemporary sound. The Lantern Kickers' traditional line-up of fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar, and upright bass is augmented with crisp harmony singing. Mixing harmony vocals and lightning fast, precise picking, our sound is familiar and gets you fired up.
Looking to change up your sound? Guitar need a setup? Tired of dealing with Craigslist randoms? Bring your used guitars, pedals, amps, drums, keyboards, and any other instruments to our music room on Saturday, May 10 for the Schubas Gear Swap.
We'll have vendors in-house doing setups and buying/selling used and vintage gear.
Sign up for the raffle for a chance to win some cool stuff from our vendors. All proceeds benefit Rock For Kids.
Revolution Brewing will be slingin' $3 Anti Hero, Rosa, and Bottom Up Wit.
Interested in selling some gear? E-mail Gear@Schubas.com to reserve some free table space!
+ Chicago Music Exchange
+ Rax Trax Recording
+ Alchemy Audio
+ Chicago Fret Works
+ Chicago Amp Works
+ Third Coast Guitar Repair
+ Rock N Roll Vintage
+ Chicago Luthiers Workshop
+ Avenue N Guitars
+ Music Garage
The event is totally free and runs from 12-4PM. RSVP to the event here to stay in the loop on all the updates and receive one free raffle ticket: Schubas Gear Swap.
Big Sadie is Elise Bergman (upright bass), Collin Moore (guitar), and Jess McIntosh (fiddle). The Chicago-based trio boasts an impressive repertoire of bluegrass, old-time, and original music in three part harmony. Big Sadie's uplifting performance invites audiences to share in a centuries-old tradition of unified experience between listener and performer.
Pickin' Bubs are a Chicago acoustic trio whose sound is rooted in traditional music, from country blues, to gospel, to old time and folk ballads and carried on in the originals penned by them and the songwriters they enjoy. They focus on vocal and instrumental arrangements on the guitar, mandolin, fiddle and banjo.
The Chicago Tribune calls him "Masterful," while SING OUT! Magazine says, "Dvorak shines!" WFMT radio has named him "Chicago's very own troubadour." Mark Dvorak's songbook ranges across the American heartland. HIs show is funny, passionate, intimate and unforgettable. Don't miss this rare appearance.
Think storytellers and singers. That's Half Baked Goods. They blend good stories with great melodies, harmonies and some deft guitar and banjo. Old-time roots run deep with this band, but don't be surprised if you hear a new take on more modern tunes. Randy Burgess, Ellen Shepard & Jay Voss make up Chicago-based Half Baked Goods. They sing songs that might break your heart, but somehow you'll end up smiling and tapping your toes.
Waiting for Nelly is an acoustic trio featuring Sarah Ball, Mark Mitchell, and Mike Alberts. Guitars, mandolins, fiddles, and a rare banjo appearance accompany their vocals. Waiting for Nelly performs songs from a variety of genres. Covers range from Warren Zevon to the Carter Family. The group also writes some of their own material with themes ranging from love songs to making fun of suburban living. This trio likes playing together, drinking beer together, and just having fun.