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2024 Bands Playing the FIx Constantly updated as bands sign on

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Ken Dix & the 56

Friday 8-16 @ Mrs P & Me

8:00-11 PM

TBA @ Red Barn

Local favorite! With so many performers and instruments playing, you'll be dancing all night.

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My Metal Heart

Saturday 8-17 @ Station 34

9:30-Midnight

Always "Dressed to the nines" & turned up to TEN!
Explosively re-creating the best Guitar-Rock songs from the 70s/80s/90s like you've never seen or heard it done before!

AC/DC, Def Leppard, Autograph, Ozzy & many others.

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The Difference

Friday 8-16 @ Moose Lodge

8-10:30 PM

Talented young musicians playing music from the 50s to the 80s. Unlike other bands, they take you through every decade telling the story of classic rock

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Todd & The Ten Pins

Saturday 8-19 @ Red Barn

7:30-10 PM

Playing timeless music you can sing, dance and rock out to.

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Concrete Cupcakes

Sunday 8-18 @ Mrs P & Me

Noon-1 PM

Formed in 2021, these El Rey students will be jamming 90's alternatives!

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Big Style Brass Band

Sunday 8-18 @ Mrs P & Me

3-4:15 PM

New Orleans style brass band ripping the tent apart at P's! If you caught them here before- you know! Watch them tear it up!

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Acousticity

Saturday 8-17 @ Station 34

1:30-3:30 PM

Awesome duo featuring Gary Pfister & Dave Olson (formerly of Mr. Hand) and their many guests hopping on and off stage!

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Mike Leazer

Saturday 8-17 @ Emerson's

1-4 PM

Local favorite & acoustic performer playing a great array of tunes, perfect for an afternoon out.

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Jahli Llama

Saturday 8-17 @ MP Golf Course

8-10 PM

"We’re getting the band back together!” Jahli Llama returns to rock you with a set of uncommon covers from the 80’s through today

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Neighbor John

Sunday 8-18 @ Moose Lodge 5-7 PM

Classic rock favorites. Side effects may include singing, dancing & smiling. Ask you doctor if Neighbor John is right for you.

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Scowling Wolf

Friday 8-16 @ Mrs P & Me

3-3:45 PM

Punk rock intensity & classic blues blend will upset your backbone, put your kidneys to sleep, break away your lover & dare your heart to beat.

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Dill Spears Acoustic

Saturday 8-17 @ MP Golf Course

5:30-7:30 PM

Providing live music to Bars, Private Parties, Yachts, Caves & anywhere we can find 120v electrical service. We bring an eclectic mix of covers and originals to keep the party going all night

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Meteor DJ

Saturday 8-18 @ MP Golf Course

4-5 PM

Spinning sounds the underground, soul, funk, punk, rap and rock and roll. Always the perfect accompaniment.

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Booti Grooviani
 

Sunday 8-18 @ Mrs P & Me

6:30-8 PM

Three rad dudes who play all kinds of music, as long as those kinds are funky.

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Jessie's Girl

Friday 8-16 @ Station 34

7-9 PM

Jessie's Girl takes 80's fun to a higher level with a Dance-your-face-off attitude! Every song is embedded in the history of music. There's nothing else but the maximum fun!

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JakTripper

Saturday 8-17 @ Station 34

7-9 PM

Jaktripper merges diverse styles and influences together for an eclectic mix of music. The results are far from typical. Always expect the unexpected. 

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56 Hoot Band

Sunday 8-18 @ Mrs P & Me

4:30-6 PM

Local musicians that met through the Music Fix Hootenannies perform indie, punk, country, & alternative  covers together. 

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Danny & Chris

Saturday 8-17 @ Caputo's Patio

3-5 PM

Acoustic versions of alternative hits to make you sing along, dance or at least get your foot tapping.

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Next Planet

Sunday 8-18 @ Mrs P & Me

1:30-2:30 PM

Next Planet brings you music for your journey forward. A 4-piece rock act that pulls no punches offering up some exciting covers as well as their own adventurous originals.

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Oh Yes!

Saturday 8-17 @ Mrs. P & Me

8:30-11 PM

Sunday 8-18 @ Capannari's Ice Cream

5-7 PM

Hot new band comprised of seasoned veterans that began jamming during lockdown. A summer must-see of 70's-90's pop, country & rock!

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Zydeco Voodoo

Saturday 8-17 @ Mrs P & Me

3:00-4:15 PM

Playing a mix of traditional New Orleans music and popular rock & blues songs in a style you only hear on Bourbon street.  

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Brian Flatley

Saturday 8-17 @ Trezeros Kitchen + Tap

6-9 PM

Multi-Instrumental singer. When not jamming with his band Jack Squat, he's writing original music or tickling the ivories at his regular live-streamed events. Brian's heavily influenced by Elton John, Billy Joel & Andrew McMahon.

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The PanDamnits

Saturday 8-17 @ Mrs P & Me

6:30-8 PM

Starting with rocking their front porch during the pandemic, The PanDamnits evolved into a revolving door of musicians jamming Fleetwood Mac, Ramones & Led Zeppelin- and they take requests!

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No Age Statement

Sunday 8-18 @ Emerson's

1-4 PM

This acoustic duo crafts a killer setlist, where a hint of nostalgia gives way to earthy sensibilities to please the most discerning palate. All styles. No constraints. No Age Statement.

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Saturday 8-17 @ Moose Lodge

3-4 PM

Needs Improvement

A shifting network of genre-fluid musicians conspiring to deliver stealth jams and rock-n-roll death blows.

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Friday 8-16 @ Mrs P & Me

4-5:30

David's House

This isn't a teen garage band - it's 7 young stars in the making! From original high-energy songs to rock & funk plus Led Zeppelin, Steely Dan, Allman Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Radiohead & more.

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Friday 8-16 @ Station 34

9:30-Midite

Serendipity

Playing a combination of popular 60’s, 70’s and 80’s covers as well as current pop hits at events all over the Chicago land area.

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Ernie Hendrickson

Friday 8-16  inside @ Mrs P & Me

10:30  PM- late

Midwestern openness meets Nashville, like the great American singers and songwriters who inspired him—such as Neil Young, Jerry Garcia and Willie Nelson—Ernie seeks the light amidst the ever-present perils of darkness.

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Big Brother's Vinyl

Friday 8-16 @ Red Barn

7:00-10:00 PM

There's a reason your big brother kept his precious LPs hidden from you-their grooves carried the greatest music ever written. Those classic songs from the '60s and '70s will pull you onto the floor, and their tight harmonies will inspire you to sing along with lyrics you know like your own name.

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Reality Bytes

Saturday 8-17 @ Station 34

4-6 PM

Saturday 8-17 @ The Moose Lodge

8:30-11 PM

This 90’s/00’s Alt/Grunge Rock Cover band is going to tear up 34 again! Favorite quote from their last show there: So worth the hangover!

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M C lil j

Saturday 8-17 @ Lions Park Band Shell- Artisan Fix

Noon-1 PM

56 local Julia Degan raps & DJs. Making events better with exactly the right music is her specialty. Her podcast 'Rap on Tap' is available on all platforms. 

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Joe Corrado

Friday 8-16 @ Canta Napoli

7-9 PM

Our favorite guitarist around, Joe's played with the 56 Hoot Band, Zydeco Voodoo and rocks Canta Napoli all year round! We are so lucky to have him!

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Uncle Pigeon

Friday 8-16 @ Mrs P & Me

6-7:30 PM

Classic tunes turned up loud & performed with the unique craftsmanship of a modern rock ensemble. Pigeon features a style of original songwriting that nods its head, subtly, to 90s/2000s Alternative & Indie. Bird Brigade: Assemble!

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Drive-Thru

Saturday 8-17 @ Moose Lodge

2:00-2:45 PM

Indie/Emo band from Muncie, IN. made up of three Ball State students taking influence from Emo, Indie, mathrock, and jazz to create their interesting sound. 

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TBA

Sunday 8-20 @ Trezeros

TBA

Hand made, electric, Gypsy caravan meets American jazz, Gypsy jazz, Flamenco and more.

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I'm Just Sayin

Friday 8-16 @ Amethyst Skye Salon

12:30-2 PM

Saturday 8-17 @ Canta Napoli

6-8 PM

56 Hoot Band OG Member and Music Fix favorite, Adam Thoma flies in from South Carolina to rock the Fix! Playing a mix from Little Feat to Paul Simon and Buddy Holly, friends hop on and off stage to join him!

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Pat's Friends' Band

Saturday 8-17 @ Mrs P & Me

4:45-6 PM

Local brothers-in-law and close friends covering a variety of rock songs primarily from the 90's and others from before and after.  

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The Throwbacks

TBA

A cover band unlike any other, taking top Billboard songs from the 50's and 60's and infusing them with energy and modern style.

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Kristin Kelly

TBA

Emmy nominated, self taught artist has developed her unique sound on her first guitar at age 12. She's toured the US and frequents her home base in Chicago, creating waves and buzz with her strong, passionate voice and dynamic songs.

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Big Boss and the Toes

Friday 8-16 @ Station 34

5-6:30 PM

Soaring guitar riffs, killer vocals, and tight harmonies define their sound!  Audiences will sing, dance & clap along to crowd favorites and someone WILL play cowbell with the band! 

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DJ Erge

Friday 8-18 @ Red Barn

10 PM-1 AM

Inspired by Bad Boy Bill, Ryan Santos aka DJ Erge has been moving crowds for over a decade. From the age of 14, he's developed his skills behind the turntables. 

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Fast Eddie

TBA

Playing the best of Irish, rock n roll & popular music.

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M2

Sunday 8-18 @ Moose Lodge

3:00-4:30 PM

Acoustic duo covering well-known but NOT overplayed rock, pop, country & punk songs from the 80's to today.

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Leroy Winn 

Friday 8-18 @ Red Barn

5-7 PM

Acoustic Solo Performer & singer/song writer heavily influenced by the styles Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra.

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Mike & Eileen

Friday 8-18 @ Red Barn

7:30-10 PM

Whether it's Pop/Rock from the 80's, 90's to current, Contemporary Country or Alternative favorites, there's sure to be something for everyone. 

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School of Rock- Glenbrook

Friday 8-16 @ Moose Lodge

6:00-7:30 PM

Watch the musicians of tomorrow in their annual showcase. 1.5 hours of young talent rotate on and off the stage sharing what they've learned this year.

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The Sandwiches

Saturday 8-17 @ Moose Lodge

4:30-6 PM

Pop-Rock hits and Alternative favorites from the 90's & 2000's.

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The Fairlanes

Sunday 8-18 @ Station 34

1:30-4:30 PM

Talented musicians entertaining audiences over 20 years. An eclectic song list & tightly knit harmonies will have you dancing and singing along with your favorite hits.

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Mike Flood

Saturday 8-17 @ Lions park Bandshell

1:15-2:30 PM

TBA @ Trezeros Kitchen + Tap

6-9 PM

Mike's been out playing for years & is excited to rock his neighbors. His songs range from classic rock and country to timeless soul!

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Bob Frazier

Saturday 8-19 @

The Piano Parlor at Heavenly Piano

6-8 PM

Versatile piano entertainer playing classic rock songs, show tunes & movie themes-come see MP's own Piano Man!

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Vaguely Familiar

Friday 8-18 @ Trezeros

6-9 PM

Their years-long musical relationship has marshaled a vast collection of creatively arranged acoustic renderings of popular songs. 

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Ukulele Rebels

Friday 8-19 @ Moose Lodge

5:30-6:30 PM

The bright & joyous sounds of the ukulele are used to interpret Hawaiian standards, contemporary pop & much more. No instrument is more fun than the uke & no band has more fun playing one!

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Twin Coast

Saturday 8-19 @ Mrs P & Me

Noon-1 PM

TBA

Part of The Kids Are Alright!

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Brian Flatley

Sunday 8-21 @ Emerson's

4-7 PM

Multi-instrumentalist singer, when not jamming with his band Jack Squat, he's writing original music or tickling the ivories at his regular live-stream events. He's heavily influenced by Elton John, Billy Joel, Andrew McMahon & Rob Thomas.  

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Erik Donner

Saturday 8-19 @ Red Barn

4:30-7 PM

Channeling countless legends  from Elvis, Johnny Cash & Lennon and McCartney, high register Hair Bands to today's stars, there's almost no song Erik can't deliver with authenticity.

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GPE

Saturday 8-17 @ Mrs P & Me

Noon-1 PM

They do music stuff.

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Disney Sing Along with Claire

Sunday 8-18 @ Capannari's Ice Cream

TBA PM

Interactive performance featuring sing along Disney music, games & activities perfect for the under 10 crowd!

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Prospect Music Therapy

Sunday 8-20 @ Capannari's Ice Cream

2-3 PM

Prospect Music Therapy presents "Family Music Fun!" Bring the kids out for ice cream and music!

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TBA

Saturday 8-19 @ Lumi Studio

1-3 PM

Saturday 8-19 @ Trezero's

6-9 PM

Acoustic performer playing a great array of tunes, perfect for an afternoon out.

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Your Band Here

Sunday 8-20 @ Mrs P & Me

2-3 PM

Hold Please...

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Rockin' Eldorados

Saturday 8-17 @ MP Classic Car Show

5-8 PM

Pays tribute to the energy of authentic, vintage American 50's-60's rock & roll, celebrating  less-heralded pioneers of the genre. We promise an abundance of heart & soul with deliver cool elements of soul, blues, funk, and jazz.

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True Adkins

Friday 8-16 @ MP Public House

8-11 PM

Local artist, singer, songwriter from Dallas Texas.

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10 Ply Alibi

Saturday 8-17 @ Station 34

12-1 PM

Sunday 8-18 @ Moose Lodge

1-2:30 PM

4-piece of life-long musicians concoct a compelling mix of rock, blues, soul & Americana that will make for a fun & rollicking time!

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Sunday 8-18 @ Station 34

5-8 PM

The McGowens

Full Irish rock band perfect for Sunday Funday!

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Saturday 8-17 @ Capannari's Ice Cream

3-4 PM

Ukulele Rebels

The bright & joyous sounds of the Ukulele are used to interpret Hawaiian standards, 80s new wave, contemporary pop & more! Music should be fu! No instrument is more fun than the Uke & no one has more fun playing than the Ukulele Rebels. Sing, laugh, and possibly get
Rick Rolled!

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Saturday 8-17 @ Lion's Park Bandshell 11:45-5 PM

3 performances

The Dance
Programs of MPPD

Two touring dance companies: Ballet Expressions & Impulse Dance Ensemble perform at the Lion's Park Bandshell during the 56 Artisan Fix. Register for dance classes at www.mppd.org

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Surrounded by Hassles

Saturday 8-17 @ Lions Park Bandshell

3-5 PM

Local favorites playing some covers you loved, but may have forgotten about. The Hassles also showcase some harder rocking originals.

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Mike and Jack

Friday 8-18 @ Red Barn

2-4:30 PM

More to come!

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DJ Chuck Righteous

Saturday 8-19 @ Red Barn

10 PM-1 AM

Amateur Vinly Dj who loves to play Chicago house music. Classic, Freestyle & Deep to Jackin', Funky and Disco.

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Sean Tha DJ

Friday 8-18 @ Red Barn

10 PM-1 AM

Up late? Shake your bones to the eclectic music from one of our favorite DJs.

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Day Drinkerz

Saturday 8-17 @ Emerson's

7-10 PM

Family trio and special guests playing classic covers and toe tapping tunes spanning over 3 decades.

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The Sun Spots

Sunday 8-18 @ MP Public House

1-4 PM

More info to come!

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TBA

TBA

 More to come!

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Your Band Here

TBA

Hold Please...

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Isabella

Saturday 8-17 @ MP Public House

5-8 PM

Chicago based singer/performer. Her live shows feature her playing & singing favorites by Lady A & Miranda Lambert. 

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