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Concert series set to rock Rosemont park
The Spazmatics are among the lineup for the “Rockin’ in the Park” series in Rosemont.
MB Financial Park at Rosemont will be the site of a summerlong free concert series beginning June 6.
Eleven live bands, fireworks and food/beverages will be part of the mix on the great lawn at the park, 5501 Park Place, Rosemont. Fireworks will follow the concerts slated for June 6, July 3 and Aug. 8.
Admission is free (no outside food/drink coolers permitted); parking is free with validation. Concerts begin at 7 p.m. For more information, visit www.rosemont.com.
The following is the concert schedule”
June 6 — 7th Heaven (followed by fireworks show): 7th Heaven has charted No. 1 on the Midwest Billboard Charts twice in the past two years with their hits “Better This Way” and “Sing.”
June 13 — Hi Infidelity: For six consecutive years, this Chicago-based band was voted as the Best Rock Cover Band in Suburban NiteLife Magazine’s “Best of the Burbs” contest.
June 20–Kashmir: The band recreates a full-out experience of a 70′s LedZeppelin show, from the songs to utilizing authentic vintage stage gear, costumes and special effects.
June 27– Spazmatics: It’s all about the ’80s as the band recaptures the best of the best and the best of the worst, complete with skinny ties, Brill Creamed-hair and horn-rimmed glasses.
July 3 — Arra (followed by fireworks show): One of the best and largest-drawing classic rock cover bands in the Chicago area.
July 11– Libido Funk Circus: Originally formed as an over-the-top tribute to disco era, the band is also known for its covers of everything from Motown to dance.
July 18 –16 Candles: The 80s rule as this quintet creates a sight/sound spectacular.
July 25 — American English: This Beatles tribute show was voted No.1 by thousands of Beatles fans as winners of sound-a-like contests at Beatlefest® for three consecutive years.
July 31 — Modern Day Romeos: Based out of Chicago’s suburbs, the band’s six members present Motown classics, classic rock jams, 80′s faves, 90′s gems, and the tops of pop, dance and rock of the 2000′s.
Aug. 8 — INFINITY (followed by fireworks show): One of the top cover bands in Chicago, featuring the hits of Boston, Bon Jovi, Led Zeppelin, Styx, Queen, REO Speedwagon and Journey.
Aug. 15 — Breakfast Club: A high energy rock and dance 80′s tribute band.