The Meteors (Authentic 50' & 60's Oldies Rock & Roll Band)
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Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - General.

ABOUT

The Meteors are Chicagolands' most Authentic 50's & 60's Oldies Rock & Roll dance band. They present a high energy Rock & Roll show in the true Spirit of the 50's & 60's. Return with the Meteors to a time of Bobby Sox, Fuzzy dice and DA's. Put on your poodle skirts and saddle shoes, grab a cherry coke, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will always be remembered.

There's something for everybody that comes out to see our show. Most of our listeners are from the (25-65 year) age group. The Meteors are one of a very few Chicago area oldies cover bands in which all (5) members of the band sing lead, and play instruments. It's quite common to hear three or four part vocal harmonies in our music, and our authentic reproductions,(rated by many as the best in the Chicago area) and the solid drive of our music, is sure to keep your ears listening, and your feet moving all night long. Dance the night away, or just listen to the best Rock & Roll of all time!

The Meteors pay tribute to over 80 different artists and groups from the United States and Britain, playing only the best hits from the 50's and 60's. Our musical magic (spanning over 20 years) - is sure to bring back many great memories. Played with the same authenticity as the original artists, we always make sure the sound is right for your event. So get out your dancing shoes, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will be a hit with all ages. Your guests will undoubtedly find our music familiar and completely entertaining.

With over 100 years of playing experience as main stage entertainers at festivals, corporate parties, and private events. The Meteors have the experience to make your venue a complete success! We know how to keep an audience engaged and never play too loud for any occasion, We are the ultimate professional musicians that you expect at every performance

Screen name:
meteor ron
Member since:
Jan 08 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Age:
63 years

Influences

AMERICAN BREED
ANIMALS
BEACH BOYS
BEATLES
BEAU BRUMMELS
BEN E. KING
BILL HALEY & THE COMETS
BOBBY FULLER FOUR
BOOKER T & THE M.G'S
BRUCE CHANNEL
BUCKINGHAMS
BUDDY HOLLY
BYRDS
CARL PERKINS
CASTAWAYS
CHUBBY CHECKER
CHUCK BERRY
CLASSIC IV
COMMANDER CODY
CRYAN' SHAMES
DAVE CLARK FIVE
DEL SHANNON
DIAMONDS
DION
DON & JAUN
DRIFTERS
ELVIS PRESLEY
EVERLY BROTHERS
GARY U.S. BONDS
GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS
GRASS ROOTS
GUESS WHO
HERMANS HERMITS
HOLLIES
IDES OF MARCH
JAY & THE AMERICANS
JOE JONES
JOHNNY CASH
JOHNNY RIVERS
KINGSMEN
KINKS
KNICKERBOCKERS
MANFRED MAN
McCOYS
MONKEES
MUSIC EXPLOSION
NEIL DIAMOND
NEW COLONY SIX
OUTSIDERS
PAUL ANKA
PAUL REVERE AND THE RAIDERS
PETER & GORDON
PHIL PHILLIPS
RAL DONNER
REFLECTIONS
RICKY NELSON
RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS
RITCHIE VALENS
RIVIERAS
ROLLING STONES
ROY ORBISON
SAM THE SHAM
SANTANA
SANTO & JOHNNY
SEARCHERS
SHADOWS OF KNIGHT
STRAY CATS
SURFARI'S
SYNDICATE OF SOUND
TOKENS
TOMMY JAMES & SHONDELLS
TOMMY ROE
TONY JOE WHITE
TREMELOS
TURTLES
VAN MORRISON
VENTURES
VOGUES
WILBERT HARRISON
WILSON PICKETT
YARD BYRDS
YOUNG RASCALS
ZOMBIES
? & THE MYSTERIANS

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Past Events

Nice restaurant - "No cover"

Nice Italian Restaurant - with Lounge

Restaurant / Lounge with great food - "No Cover"

Very nice Restaurant - Great Burgers!