Bring your sweetie to see the great dance band Brave Combo at Fitzgerald’s Night Club April 14, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!
Music lovers know that Fitzgerald’s Night Club is one of the top ten music venues in the country. Grammy Award winning band Brave Combo appears to celebrate the club’s 36th anniversary!
The Denton, Texas, band Brave Combo blends salsa, meringue, rock, zydeco, folk, classical and polka into a tantalizing cocktail of music bliss. It’s a musical education without the professors! Their eclectic albums include Latin American dance tunes, Japanese pop, orchestral classics and rock and roll. The band has won three Grammy Awards and been nominated for seven. Don’t miss their polka cover of Prince’s “Purple Haze,” the Doors’ “People Are Strange,” or the Rolling Stones’ “Satisfaction” as a cha-cha! Their latest album is “The Liminal Zone.”
Trivia questions: What band played at David Byrne’s wedding? Recorded with Tiny Tim on his last tape? Appeared as cartoon versions of themselves on “The Simpsons?” Is a favorite band of Bob Dylan? Brave Combo, that’s who.
Fitzgerald’s Night Club is located at 6615 West Roosevelt Road in Berwyn. For tickets, go online to http://www.ticketweb.com/venue/fitzgerald-s-berwyn-il/32814?pl and follow the prompts.
Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes away from Fitzgerald’s Night Club, offers free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.