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“Reimagining NRBQ: The Evolution of a Timeless Band”

“Reimagining NRBQ: The Evolution of a Timeless Band”


December 7, 2023 Doors open at 7pm – Show -8pm
Evanston SPACE
1245 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202   Visit Map
(847) 492-8860

NRBQ is Terry Adams, Scott Ligon, Casey McDonough, and John Perrin. “NRBQ”, which stands for Latest Rhythm and Blues Quartet, has often been called a national treasure, which could also be why the band’s music has attracted legions of devoted fans worldwide, including Jimi Hendrix, Elvis Costello, Penn & Teller, Doc Pomus, R.E.M., SpongeBob SquarePants, Michael J. Pollard, Ian McLagan, Steve Earle, Drew Carey, and Nick Lowe, amongst many others. NRBQ songs have inspired cover versions by Bonnie Raitt, Los Lobos, Darlene Love, Dave Edmunds, She & Him, Widespread Panic, Yo La Tengo, and more. The group served because the unofficial “house band” for The Simpsons for Seasons 10-12. They appeared as zombies in George Romero’s movie Day of the Dead. They’ve appeared on the Berlin Jazz Festival, the Grand Ole Opry, and Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival.

Admission Fee $35 – $50 .


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