2018 Bands

ZZ WARD

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The fedora-rocking, guitar shredding, harmonica-wielding, blues siren adds grit and hip-hop bounce for a unique vibe all her own. She's shared stages and studios with the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Freddie Gibbs, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr, and Fitz & the Tantrums, and extolled by Rolling Stone, Guitar World, USA Today, NPR, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Conan, Good Morning America, The Tonight Show and The View. ZZ Ward has performed at Coachella, Bonnaroo, Firefly and many other music festivals.

A thousand Horses

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America’s bona fide band of brothers A Thousand Horses deliver an authentic fusion of Southern rock and contemporary Country mixed with rowdy jams. After opening for Country powerhouse Jason Aldean and a string of performances in the U.K. last fall, A Thousand Horses are currently headlining shows across the U.S. before kicking off their opening run on Kid Rock’s GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH TOUR 2018 in January.

 

 

COBI

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A product of Boston's renowned Berklee School of Music, Cobi puts a voice to his passion for blues, R&B and classic rock..

BILLY STRINGS

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"With an almost supernatural ability on guitar, banjo and mandolin Billy Strings has set the region's bluegrass and folk scene on fire"

LOW CUT CONNIE

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Piano-based rock & roll band hailing from New Jersey

 

Andrew Belle

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Chicago-based Andrew Belle has made a name for himself as one of our more compelling songwriters. His third and latest album Dive Deep doubles down on the ethereal electronic sound and sees Belle pushing himself to new depths as a songwriter, a vocalist, and a composer. Soaring choruses and moody arrangements abound on Dive Deep, a thoughtfully crafted and deeply felt album.

Win + Woo

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An electronic dance music (EDM) duo hailing from Chicago whose eclectic pop-inspired style is fused with a heavy blend of melodies & driving bass lines that work seamlessly with intricate percussion.

SERATONES

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Southern blues-rock band from Shreveport, LA sprinkled with grit, punk, soul and jazz-swing

 

MOTOPONY

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Trippy, folk-inspired, psych-pop rock band from Seattle

BUSTY AND THE BASS

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Canadian electro-soul and hip-hop band from Montreal, Quebec known for its unique brand of music which incorporates jazz, vocals featuring hip-hop, and a horn section creating a diverse range of hybrid  musical genres.

ASHE

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"West-coast based songstress who is garnering praise with pure sonic goodness in her beach pop vibe"

 

WALKER COUNTY

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Ivy Dean and Sophie Dawn comprise this Nashville country sister duo. Walker County extends their roots into traditional country, intertwining their soulfulness with southern rock flair.

CASTLECOMER

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Eclectic pop rock band from the inner west of Sidney, Australia

 

THE LAST REVEL

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Powerfully talented trio of multi-instrumentalists from Minneapolis, Minnesota who naturally blend the genres of Folk, Rockabilly, Old Time String-Band and Rock to create a sound that is as equally original as it is timeless - Cutting edge front-porch-Americana. 

ALEX GUTHRIE

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Atlanta-based, earthy soul-pop with an Americana base... from the American Family Insurance commercial fame!

THE BLUE STONES

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Hailing from Windsor, Ontario, The Blue Stones duo provide an edgy blues rock sound with accompanying alternative rock accents.

 

MOONRISE NATION

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A young fresh ensemble with a pop sensibility

JAKE ALLEN

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Guitar savant, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Jake Allen moves around the acoustic guitar crafting his own breed of six string wizardry with two-hands on the guitar neck, adding a percussive tapping style producing sounds that you'd normally expect from a full band

Hadley Kennary and Band

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Hadley Kennary is a singer-songwriter whose music is a pop/folk blend of heartfelt, clever lyrics and infectious melodies. Her warm sound is refreshingly honest and contagiously catchy. 2018 will bring new music from Hadley Kennary.

 

JAMES LANMAN

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Neo-soul singer, crooner, originally from the San Francisco Bay area

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JB Jazz Quartet

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CARLY MEYER

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Recently named Best Actress by Broadway in Chicago, Carly is classically trained and prides herself with balancing opera, classical repertoire as well as the belting style of contemporary musical theatre.

 

FARMER & ADELE

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Country Western Cowboy + Cowgirl Swing

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Antonio Duca

 

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Listen to the silky sounds of some of the great Sinatra classics.  Antonio has an amazing ability to bring back the relaxed swinging tunes of one of America's greatest crooners  

 RHYTHM REVOLUTION

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An exciting interactive, rhythm-based music experience for audiences of all ages which uses music, percussion and beats (facilitated by a beats "conductor") that connects people with themselves and each other and taps into the healing, educational and joyful power of music. An audience favorite!

 
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Vernon Clark & the Heirs of Joy

Just try staying in your seat as you listen to the exciting and uplifting gospel sound of  Vernon Clark & the Heirs of Joy.  Their joyous sound will ring throughout the Chapel Stage early Saturday afternoon.

CREW

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Kid rock from Glencoe IL

Children’s Theatre of Winnetka (CTW)

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High energy north shore 4th to 8th graders perform top quality Broadway musicals throughout the year