Chasing Amy


Vocalist - Soprano.


CHASING AMY is a female fronted high-energy cover band. We specialize in classic rock, country and party tunes. We have been gigging throughout the Chicagoland area since 2007. We have pro equipment, full PA and lights. Find us on , or .

Screen name:
Chasing Amy Band
Member since:
Jun 01 2011
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
1 night a week
61 years


Anything that rocks

Members Of Band

Melissa Rodriguez:Vocals
Joliet Dave: Bass/Manager
Bill Volling:Guitar/Vocals
Paul Chamberlin:Drums



Past Events

Channahon at 7:30pm

The band's 14th Anniversary party in Joliet 7:30pm

Sunday 2-6 in Lockport!

Evening 8-midnight

Sunday afternoon 2-6pm


Plainfield. 9PM start.

Band starts at 7:30PM

Lee St Sports Bar 1122 Lee St in Des Plaines 9PM start!

24035 Lockport St in Plainfield 9PM!

17704 Oak Park Ave in Tinley Park 9PM start!

811 Northern Dr in Lockport 8PM start!

Our first show of the year at Marty's Place 2357 Plainfield Rd in Crest Hill

1530 Commerce Lane in Joliet near Joliet Junior College

701 Hill Ave

2357 Plainfield Rd. w/ special guest The Last Envy

1211 Bridge St inside Yorkville Bowling Center

Strike & Spare II in Lockport 811 Northern Dr. w/ special guest Countryland.

2771 Black Rd in Joliet w/ special guest Tommy Slab!

w/ special guest The Last Envy. 701 Hill Ave in Aurora

Back again in Montgomery, IL

Tinley Park


Black Rd & Infantry Dr in Joliet




Our first show of 2014

in Joliet..Our last show of 2013!

Plainfield Rd in Crest Hill

Plainfield: Caton Farm and County Line Rds

Montgomery, IL

in Joliet


in Joliet

Celebrating 6 years of Chasing Amy

Red Cent Pub

w/ The Ways & Means

Special show


in Des Plaines w/ Hi Infidelity


We will be rocking a private event!

One of our favorite venues!

7162 Caton Farm Rd
Plainfield, Illinois 60586

1530 Commerce Lane Joliet, IL 60431

118 E 10th St Lockport, IL 60441

One of our favorite places!

1100 Douglas Rd Douglas Rd, Oswego, IL 60543

283 Montgomery Rd Montgomery, IL 60538

2115 N Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL, 60435

We are heading back into Marty's so come support the band and this great venue! The staff is outstanding and the folks there know how to party so come get some kick ass female fronted rock! Marty's is located at 2357 Plainfield Rd in Crest Hill and we kick off at 9PM!!

We are bringing our own brand of high energy kick ass female fronted rock to the stage at LIVE 59! This is a great new place for us so we'd like to see you all there and ready to get crazy with us! LIVE 59 is located at 16108 S Rt. 59
Plainfield, Illinois 60544

We are coming to tear the roof off Gusto's and we want you there to rock the place hard with us! We're bringing in all your fave tunes from the 60's thru current! Heart, Zeppelin, Stones, Queen, Journey and tons more...BE THERE!! Gusto's is located at 2115 Plainfield Rd in Crest Hill!

You will not want to miss the fireworks when Chasing Amy helps to celebrate the anniversary of Hollywood Promotions! Christine Bell has been an ardent supporter of local music and bands and now it's time to show her some love! Chasing Amy will be there to provide the 100% Grade A kickass female fronted rock all night long...Zeppelin, Journey, Heart, Queen and Bon Jovi to Hendrix, Joplin and Weezer, Adele and more classics to current rock!

Chasing Amy brings kickass female fronted rock back to Hammers Sports bar...plenty of tunes classics to current ranging from Joplin and Hendrix to Queen, Heart and Zeppelin, Lauper and Etheridge to Journey and Bon Jovi to Adele!!

Last time we rocked the roof off, this time we come back for the walls! More new tunes, more kickass female fronted rock designed to get your hands in the air and your feet on the dance floor...Heart, Journey, Queen, Zeppelin, Janis Joplin, Adele, Toto and lots more...we are going to party so come get crazy with Chasing Amy!

We rocked Zelmo's hard last time and we're back to do it again!

CA returns to rock Danny's w/ new singer Angel Birr!!

CHASING AMY opens up a special night of blazing in-your-face night of female fronted rock with LIFE IS DRAMA!

Chasing Amy rocks COD for the first time!

2771 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60435

We're back to rock stuff off the walls...this time for Joliet Dave's birthday!

CA returns to the scene of the crime to throw down some kickass female fronted rock!

$10.00 Addmission/Donation includes Live Bands, 50/50, Raffles, Prizes RAIN OR SHINE.
EVENT BEGINS AT 12 NOON-12 MIDNIGHT! Chasing Amy begins at 3PM. Other bands for the day include: T-Bird Huck; Flanl; Bobby Mutz Band & Dan Mitchell.
For anyone who can not make it to the Benefit, you can help out by donating directly to All Harris Banks , which will be under (LINDA LOPEZ CANCER BENEFIT FUND) 100% of the donation will go directly to Linda's cause. Also, you can donate using a Paypal link on Ed Lopez's wall.

1117 Plainfield Rd.
Joliet, IL 60435

Zelmo's requested that Chasing Amy come in to rock the place and so we shall!

7601 W. 183rd st.
Tinley Park, IL 60477

It's an early show and we're live and outside!

17731 Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park, IL 60448

Chasing Amy returns to Baileys...last time was outrageous!

Luciana's Rural Oaks
1476 E US Highway 6
Ottawa, IL

Chasing Amy brings high energy kick-ass female fronted rock to Ottawa for the first time!!

Danny's Pub & Grill
1550 North Route 59
Naperville, IL

Chasing Amy hits the always rockin' Danny's Pub in Naperville Friday June 17th at 9PM! Drink specials are Domestic Buckets $12 and any flavor bombs $5! Come early for dinner, Danny's has been voted the best reubens & burgers in the burbs!! It's going to be a helluva party and as always, if it rocks your socks we're gonna play it!