Romp and stomp your way to Fitzgerald’s Night Club for a night of New Orleans music as Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett and the New Orleans Suspects appear May 13, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!
This three set concert will get your feet and hands tapping and clapping! The acoustic duo of Paul Berrere & Fred Tackett, formerly of Little Feat, is known for its virtuoso guitar playing and New Orleans style fusion music. They join forces with the New Orleans Suspects, a band so laden with studio musician talent it would take three pages to tell all about it!
Paul Berrere and Fred Tackett can be heard on albums by Bob Dylan, Bonny Raitt, Taj Mahal, Tom Waitts and a whole lot of other stars. They were part of Little Feat for thirty-five years, with their first album “Dixie Chicken” a part of music legend and culture.
The New Orleans Suspects are made up of musicians from the band The Radiators. Band members have credits such as the Neville Brothers, the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, the James Brown Band, Paul Simon and many more. Their music is homage to Dr. John, The Nevilles, and The Dirty Dozen. Their live concerts draw rave reviews.
Fitzgerald’s Night Club is located at 6615 West Roosevelt Road in Berwyn. For tickets, go online to www.fitzgeraldsnightclub.com. “A musical gem.” The New York Times
Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just a stone’s throw from Fitzgerald’s Night Club and Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett and the New Orleans Suspects, provides 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.