Don't miss out - two more chances to Rock at the River!
Sun Beard is a rootsy and rockin collection of Chicago artists from bands we all know and love in the local and regional club and festival scene. With a focus on songwriting influenced by the likes of Neil Young, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Wilco and more, the songs set the scene for pedal to the floor guitar solos and extended grooves. Sun Beard features members of Old Shoe, Family Groove Company, Cornmeal, and Backyard Tire Fire.
Casey McGrath will open the night with FiddleRock! her take on songs you love but with just her violin.
ANIMAL FARM is a Chicago-based quartet of musicians and educators whose lively performances entertain and engage children of all ages. Our stage show is a colorful blend of music, storytelling, hilarious antics and audience participation. Animal Farm’s songs explore themes of friendship, community and self-expression through the eyes of our furry, feathered, scaly and shell-dwelling friends. Adults will enjoy the smart and perceptive lyrics. Kids will relate to the challenges and triumphs faced by the hilarious cast of characters. And everyone will love the fun and upbeat music!
Activites start at the Band Shell at 5:00, opening acts begin at 5:30, and headline acts are from 7:00-9:00. We hope to see you there!