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Sep 23
Chad Thompson Thu, Sep 23, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille

Adding smooth jazz vocal stylings to a variety of genres, Chad Thompson enjoys an interactive crowd which often finds itself singing along to covers of Garth Brooks, Zac Brown Band, Neil Diamond & Billy Joel.  Previously leading up the original country music bands The Road Home and Local Motive, he shared the stage with bands Exile, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell & The Eli Young Band.  Now playing solo acoustic venues, Chad enjoys free-forming on keyboard and guitar, and most of all, bringing people together.

Sep 24
The Juniors Fri, Sep 24, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
The Juniors

The Juniors are an acoustic guitar duo comprised of lifelong friends, Chris Bolint Jr. & Billy Cox Jr. (hence, the name). Growing up playing music alongside each other in various projects and bands, they have over 20 years of musical experience together which allows them to bring a unique and authentic feeling to any venue they play. Performing covers from all decades they pride themselves in playing a wide array of material that will keep listeners entertained. From Beatles to Foo Fighters, from Aerosmith to Johnny Cash you’ll hear the best of every generation!

Sep 24
Chad Thompson Fri, Sep 24, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse

Adding smooth jazz vocal stylings to a variety of genres, Chad Thompson enjoys an interactive crowd which often finds itself singing along to covers of Garth Brooks, Zac Brown Band, Neil Diamond & Billy Joel.  Previously leading up the original country music bands The Road Home and Local Motive, he shared the stage with bands Exile, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell & The Eli Young Band.  Now playing solo acoustic venues, Chad enjoys free-forming on keyboard and guitar, and most of all, bringing people together.

Sep 25
Playback Sat, Sep 25, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Playback

“Playback” is a duo dedicated to preserving the ballads and love songs of our youth. Randy and Ken have the experience of playing together for more than five years,  all over Michiana. The boys recreate the classic songs of artists like: Everly Brothers, America, Simon and Garfunkel, Beatles, Eagles and many more. Come sing with us.

Sep 25
Donald Neale Sat, Sep 25, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Donald Neale

Performing smooth hits in an unforgettable piano performance.

Sep 26
Tim Velez Sun, Sep 26, 2021 | 4:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Tim Velez

Tim was born and raised in SW Michigan. As a young boy he was greatly influenced by two of his uncles who played flamenco guitar. He would listen for hours as they played the old Spanish ballads from Puerto Rico. His uncle gave him a guitar at 13 years old and Tim was hooked.


From age 15 on, Tim played solo and with various rock bands. He has attended the Front Porch Music school in Valparaiso, Indiana as well as a number of classes ranging from piano and theory to vocal studies and master guitar.


Tim plays different shows from festivals, concerts, supper clubs, pubs and cafes. He is known for his 70's & 80's style and features the music of various artists, like: Dan Fogelberg, James Taylor, America, Poco, Eagles, Jimmy Buffet, Cat Stevens, CSNY, Van Morrison, Jim Croce, John Denver, Paul Simon, John Fogerty, etc.

Sep 26
Live Trivia Sun, Sep 26, 2021 | 7:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Sep 30
80/90 Thu, Sep 30, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
80/90

80/90 is an acoustic male/female (Dan & Lisa Vukmirovich) duo bringing you the best of the 80s and 90s! We create original arrangements of many classic songs and love bringing a new spin to the typical "acoustic duo" set up with fun audience interaction, costumes and sing-a-longs!

Oct 01
Whateverly Brothers Fri, Oct 01, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
The Whateverly Brothers

The Whateverly Brothers – Jamie Miller, Ed McKibbin and Ron Miller, blend their harmonies bringing vocal-driven “acoustic goodness” to classic rock, country and R&B songs you love.

Oct 01
Joe Laureano Fri, Oct 01, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Joe laureano

Joe Laureano has been performing rock-&-roll professionally his entire adult life. A graduate of Otterbein College with a degree in Music Theory & Composition, Joe got his start in dueling pianos at the age of 19. He is well known all across the country and has performed from Miami to Seattle, and from Baltimore to San Diego. 

The ability to read a room comes naturally to Joe. He knows when and how to create a chill, relaxed ambiance during the dinner hour, and when it is time to kick it into gear and lead a raucous party. Joe has an impressive repertoire of 1,000+ songs, spanning more than seven decades of music: standards, oldies, classic rock, pop, new age, country, Top 40, adult contemporary, alternative, and hard rock.

Oct 02
Dan Reisen Sat, Oct 02, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Dan Reisen

Dan Reisen is a local acoustic and vocal artist from Valparaiso, Indiana. Focusing on genres such as classic rock/easy listening, blues and indie folk, Reisen has advanced his music career over the past 10 years exponentially. Playing all over Northwest Indiana, parts of Michigan and reaching into Illinois, Dan Reisen has made his mark as a local musician and is passionate about performing.

Oct 02
Don Savoie Sat, Oct 02, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Don Savoie

Don Savoie is the original blue-eyed soul rock and pop artist, music professor, dad, and all-round rocker. Don’s sound transcends generations with contagious originals and covers. Performing from Detroit to the 1980 Olympics, and everywhere in between, Don Savoie has been sharing the stage with some of the greatest musical icons throughout the genres.

Oct 03
Live Trivia Sun, Oct 03, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Oct 08
Chris Behre Fri, Oct 08, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Chris Behre

Chris Behre is a regional Michiana singer/songwriter who soulfully performs/sings classic songs on guitar. Originally born in New York, Chris’ father took a job in Europe, therefore, relocating the family to Brussels, Belgium until Chris was 10.


Following Belgium, Chris and his family moved back to the states to South Bend, Indiana where Chicago radio exposed him to great music of the 60ʼs and 70ʼs.


Whether telling a story in one of his originals, singing a favorite cover, or performing an electric set, Chris Behre is able to move an audience while bringing an experience to whomever is listening. 

Oct 09
Kevin Jones Project Sat, Oct 09, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Kevin Jones Project

Kevin Jones has been playing music for over 30 years, but it all really started in June of 2019, when he received word from his cousin Natalie that a restaurant/bar in Avon was looking for some live music. A couple weeks later The Kevin Jones Project was born and the KJP was playing every Saturday night.  It’s all about having fun with good music!  Using keys and  3 guitars through a looper and vocal processer, the Kevin Jones Project takes some of your favorite songs for a musical joyride.

Oct 09
Steve Talaga Sat, Oct 09, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Steve Talaga

Performing with many of the jazz greats like Kenny Wheeler and Terry Lynne Carrington, this is a jazz pianist performance you won't want to miss.

Oct 10
Live Trivia Sun, Oct 10, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to six persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Oct 14
Mike Talbot Thu, Oct 14, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Mike Talbot

Mike has played over 1,000 live shows, including opening for “Styx” and “Kansas”. Mike is known for having one of the most extensive "covers" repertoires spanning over six decades of some of the best loved classics. From Louis Armstrong to Coldplay, Johnny Cash to Pearl Jam, Mike's energy and love of music transcends style or genre. Mike is a finely seasoned performer who delivers an unforgettable performance each and every time he takes the stage.

Oct 15
Chris Bloint Fri, Oct 15, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Chris Bloint

A thrilling acoustic performance of the greatest hits.

Oct 16
Douglas Fine Line Sat, Oct 16, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Douglas Fine Line

Power Country Duo, Marty Fine and Nathan Douglas team up to bring all your favorite country and classic rock tunes to your venue or private event

Oct 16
Vijay Tellis-Nayak Sat, Oct 16, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Vijay Tellis-nayak

Vijay Tellis-Nayak has received accolades for his prodigious musical talents since childhood and is currently sought after as one of the top musicians in Chicago as a keyboardist, producer, composer/arranger, and engineer. 

Vijay began studying classical piano at the age of 5 and by 11 had won numerous awards for his symphonic compositions. He began playing electric guitar at 13 and by 16 was performing professionally. Vijay attended Northwestern University receiving an undergraduate in Music Theory and Technology and a masters degree in Rhetoric/Mass Media.

As a keyboardist he has performed with top artists in genres ranging from jazz to pop to musical theater. Some of these include Marcus Miller, Jennifer Hudson, Chuck Berry, Billy Strings (w/Bela Fleck and Jack Pearson), Umphrey’s McGee, Randy Brecker, The Paderewski Symphony Orchestra, The Milwaukee Symphony,Wicked, The Supremes, The Lion King, Howard Levy, Joe Piscopo, Dee Alexander, Fareed Haque, Bill Dickens, Congolese Soukous legend Diblo Dibala, Frank Catalano, John Moulder, John McLean, and Grazyna Auguscik. 

He has also been featured in Keyboard/EQ magazine as ”Unsigned Artist of the Month” for his work with pioneering Chicago-based fusion group Kick the Cat.

Vijay is also an owner/producer at top ranked Chicago recording studio Transient Sound.  Here he has been an engineer, producer and/or studio-musician for some of the top local and national artists including Kurt Elling, Brian Blade, Los Lobos, Donny McCaslin, Miguel Zenon, Oz Noy, Naked Raygun, Howard Levy, Trio Globo, Candyrat Records, Joe Locke/John McLean, and many more.

Oct 17
Live Trivia Sun, Oct 17, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Oct 21
Sean Skyler Thu, Oct 21, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
sean skyler

Sean Skyler is a Nashville, TN based singer/songwriter from Chicago, IL. He's toured regionally and supported national acts like Ray Wylie Hubbard, Tyler Hilton, Howie Day, Anna Nalick, Gin Blossoms and Everclear.

Oct 22
Backbeat Fri, Oct 22, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
backbeat

BACKBEAT is a solo acoustic act featuring Chicagoland musician, Joshua Patrick, who blends an eclectic mix of his own personal musical influences that range from modern rock to rock and roll’s earliest days. His crowd-pleasing performances include popular singalongs from genres throughout multiple decades including pop, rock, grunge, Motown, country, and classics.

Oct 23
Donald Neale Sat, Oct 23, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Donald Neale

Performing smooth hits in an unforgettable piano performance.

Oct 24
Live Trivia Sun, Oct 24, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Oct 28
Dan Geib Thu, Oct 28, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Dan Geib

With over 30 years of experience Dan has been touring the countryside with doing his own unique blend of acoustic Americana. With deep roots in acoustic guitar and banjo, Dans music incorporates elements of various American music styles, including woodstock rock, blues , bluegrass, jamgrass, roots-rock, folk & classic country resulting in a distinctive sound that highlights a lifetime of musical experiences.

Dan recorded, performed on and produced a CD with the Art Gomperz Band that made it into the Top 10 of the European Country Music Association Charts and the song “Don’t Worry Anymore” Nominated IMA Americana Song of the Year.
His original Banjo Instrumental “Courts in Session” received extensive radio play including the SIRIUS bluegrass channel and his recent CD and guitar instruction have been featured in two issues of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine.

Over the years, Dan has shared the stage with such great acts as: Leftover Salmon, String Cheese Incident, Steep Canyon Rangers, Corn Meal, Pure Prairie League, Commander Cody, Peter Rowan and the Dillards.
Dan is currently involved in his solo performances as well and playing with The Boulevard Billies.

Oct 29
Smith and Richards Fri, Oct 29, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
smith and richards

Michael Smith on guitar and Jeff Richards on Keyboards form this duo combining many years of musical experience. Smith and Richards have been entertaining separately and together in several band configurations including being part of the tour band for The Monkees’ Davy Jones. Their repertoire includes hits that will be sure to please and excite your musical taste and you will have fun going down memory lane.

Oct 30
Michael Young Sat, Oct 30, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
michael young

Michael Young can do it all. He is an esteemed musician who has been performing for many years, nationally & internationally. A revered singer, songwriter, producer, guitarist, and keyboard player, he has played as a member of the international band Survivor (of “Eye of the Tiger” fame) performed with regional bands such as Nicole Jamrose, History’s End, Dick Diamond and the Dusters and Nawty. His current band is Jessi & The Fizz. 

Michael frequently appears as a solo artist, usually as a solo singer/piano player or as a member of Michael & Jessi Duo. He has played many times at The Redhead Piano Bar and The Chop House both on Ontario Street in Chicago. Michael prides himself on having a vast knowledge of a wide variety of music throughout the decades and a photographic memory for playing those songs. He also enjoys taking requests from the crowd and always aims to please them first!

Oct 31
Live Trivia Sun, Oct 31, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Nov 05
Dan Reisen Fri, Nov 05, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Dan Reisen

Dan Reisen is a local acoustic and vocal artist from Valparaiso, Indiana. Focusing on genres such as classic rock/easy listening, blues and indie folk, Reisen has advanced his music career over the past 10 years exponentially. Playing all over Northwest Indiana, parts of Michigan and reaching into Illinois, Dan Reisen has made his mark as a local musician and is passionate about performing.

Nov 06
Buddy Pearson & Mike Cello Sat, Nov 06, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
acoustic

Two great performers, Buddy Pearson and Mike Cello, come together to give you a thrilling performance!

Nov 06
Steve Talaga Sat, Nov 06, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Steve Talaga

Performing with many of the jazz greats like Kenny Wheeler and Terry Lynne Carrington, this is a jazz pianist performance you won't want to miss.

Nov 07
Live Trivia Sun, Nov 07, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Nov 11
Mike Talbot Thu, Nov 11, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Mike Talbot

Mike has played over 1,000 live shows, including opening for “Styx” and “Kansas”. Mike is known for having one of the most extensive "covers" repertoires spanning over six decades of some of the best loved classics. From Louis Armstrong to Coldplay, Johnny Cash to Pearl Jam, Mike's energy and love of music transcends style or genre. Mike is a finely seasoned performer who delivers an unforgettable performance each and every time he takes the stage.

Nov 12
Chris Behre Fri, Nov 12, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Chris Behre

Chris Behre is a regional Michiana singer/songwriter who soulfully performs/sings classic songs on guitar. Originally born in New York, Chris’ father took a job in Europe, therefore, relocating the family to Brussels, Belgium until Chris was 10.


Following Belgium, Chris and his family moved back to the states to South Bend, Indiana where Chicago radio exposed him to great music of the 60ʼs and 70ʼs.


Whether telling a story in one of his originals, singing a favorite cover, or performing an electric set, Chris Behre is able to move an audience while bringing an experience to whomever is listening. 

Nov 13
Chad Thompson Sat, Nov 13, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse

Adding smooth jazz vocal stylings to a variety of genres, Chad Thompson enjoys an interactive crowd which often finds itself singing along to covers of Garth Brooks, Zac Brown Band, Neil Diamond & Billy Joel.  Previously leading up the original country music bands The Road Home and Local Motive, he shared the stage with bands Exile, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell & The Eli Young Band.  Now playing solo acoustic venues, Chad enjoys free-forming on keyboard and guitar, and most of all, bringing people together.

Nov 14
Live Trivia Sun, Nov 14, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Nov 18
Sean Skyler Thu, Nov 18, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
sean skyler

Sean Skyler is a Nashville, TN based singer/songwriter from Chicago, IL. He's toured regionally and supported national acts like Ray Wylie Hubbard, Tyler Hilton, Howie Day, Anna Nalick, Gin Blossoms and Everclear.

Nov 19
Backbeat Fri, Nov 19, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
backbeat

BACKBEAT is a solo acoustic act featuring Chicagoland musician, Joshua Patrick, who blends an eclectic mix of his own personal musical influences that range from modern rock to rock and roll’s earliest days. His crowd-pleasing performances include popular singalongs from genres throughout multiple decades including pop, rock, grunge, Motown, country, and classics.

Nov 20
Chad Clifford Sat, Nov 20, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille

Chad Clifford is not new to the stage. You can find him performing currently with The Crawpuppies or giving a thrilling acoustic performance. Chad has perfected over 500 songs, so it will definitely be a night to remember filled with the greatest hits.

Nov 20
Vijay Tellis-Nayak Sat, Nov 20, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Vijay Tellis-nayak

Vijay Tellis-Nayak has received accolades for his prodigious musical talents since childhood and is currently sought after as one of the top musicians in Chicago as a keyboardist, producer, composer/arranger, and engineer. 

Vijay began studying classical piano at the age of 5 and by 11 had won numerous awards for his symphonic compositions. He began playing electric guitar at 13 and by 16 was performing professionally. Vijay attended Northwestern University receiving an undergraduate in Music Theory and Technology and a masters degree in Rhetoric/Mass Media.

As a keyboardist he has performed with top artists in genres ranging from jazz to pop to musical theater. Some of these include Marcus Miller, Jennifer Hudson, Chuck Berry, Billy Strings (w/Bela Fleck and Jack Pearson), Umphrey’s McGee, Randy Brecker, The Paderewski Symphony Orchestra, The Milwaukee Symphony,Wicked, The Supremes, The Lion King, Howard Levy, Joe Piscopo, Dee Alexander, Fareed Haque, Bill Dickens, Congolese Soukous legend Diblo Dibala, Frank Catalano, John Moulder, John McLean, and Grazyna Auguscik. 

He has also been featured in Keyboard/EQ magazine as ”Unsigned Artist of the Month” for his work with pioneering Chicago-based fusion group Kick the Cat.

Vijay is also an owner/producer at top ranked Chicago recording studio Transient Sound.  Here he has been an engineer, producer and/or studio-musician for some of the top local and national artists including Kurt Elling, Brian Blade, Los Lobos, Donny McCaslin, Miguel Zenon, Oz Noy, Naked Raygun, Howard Levy, Trio Globo, Candyrat Records, Joe Locke/John McLean, and many more.

Nov 21
Live Trivia Sun, Nov 21, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Nov 26
Douglas Fine Line Fri, Nov 26, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Douglas Fine Line

Power Country Duo, Marty Fine and Nathan Douglas team up to bring all your favorite country and classic rock tunes to your venue or private event

Nov 27
Buddy Pearson Sat, Nov 27, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Buddy Pearson

Buddy Pearson has been steadily playing bass for 36 of his 47 years. Hailing from a very musically supportive family. Buddy was given his first upright bass at age nine, and, in one way or another, has never looked back. In addition to playing bass nightly for others, national and local, Buddy also puts his guitar skills in a solo setting at weekly performances at several venues, with his own brand of Soul, Pop, and Jazz. Along with playing, Buddy has been teaching all levels of electric and upright bass privately for the last 20 years, currently teaching at South Bend's The Music Village.

Nov 27
Donald Neale Sat, Nov 27, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Donald Neale

Performing smooth hits in an unforgettable piano performance.

Nov 28
Live Trivia Sun, Nov 28, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Dec 03
Gemini Fri, Dec 03, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Gemini

The band, Gemini combine original music, interesting covers with an easy going attitude to create serious music that makes you smile and want more!

Dec 04
Whateverly Brothers Sat, Dec 04, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
The Whateverly Brothers

The Whateverly Brothers – Jamie Miller, Ed McKibbin and Ron Miller, blend their harmonies bringing vocal-driven “acoustic goodness” to classic rock, country and R&B songs you love.

Dec 04
Chad Thompson Sat, Dec 04, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse

Adding smooth jazz vocal stylings to a variety of genres, Chad Thompson enjoys an interactive crowd which often finds itself singing along to covers of Garth Brooks, Zac Brown Band, Neil Diamond & Billy Joel.  Previously leading up the original country music bands The Road Home and Local Motive, he shared the stage with bands Exile, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell & The Eli Young Band.  Now playing solo acoustic venues, Chad enjoys free-forming on keyboard and guitar, and most of all, bringing people together.

Dec 05
Live Trivia Sun, Dec 05, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Dec 09
Mike Talbot Thu, Dec 09, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Mike Talbot

Mike has played over 1,000 live shows, including opening for “Styx” and “Kansas”. Mike is known for having one of the most extensive "covers" repertoires spanning over six decades of some of the best loved classics. From Louis Armstrong to Coldplay, Johnny Cash to Pearl Jam, Mike's energy and love of music transcends style or genre. Mike is a finely seasoned performer who delivers an unforgettable performance each and every time he takes the stage.

Dec 10
Buddy Pearson & Mike Cello Fri, Dec 10, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
acoustic

Two great performers, Buddy Pearson and Mike Cello, come together to give you a thrilling performance!

Dec 11
Chris Behre Sat, Dec 11, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Chris Behre

Chris Behre is a regional Michiana singer/songwriter who soulfully performs/sings classic songs on guitar. Originally born in New York, Chris’ father took a job in Europe, therefore, relocating the family to Brussels, Belgium until Chris was 10.


Following Belgium, Chris and his family moved back to the states to South Bend, Indiana where Chicago radio exposed him to great music of the 60ʼs and 70ʼs.


Whether telling a story in one of his originals, singing a favorite cover, or performing an electric set, Chris Behre is able to move an audience while bringing an experience to whomever is listening. 

Dec 11
Steve Talaga Sat, Dec 11, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Steve Talaga

Performing with many of the jazz greats like Kenny Wheeler and Terry Lynne Carrington, this is a jazz pianist performance you won't want to miss.

Dec 12
Live Trivia Sun, Dec 12, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Dec 16
Dan Geib Thu, Dec 16, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Dan Geib

With over 30 years of experience Dan has been touring the countryside with doing his own unique blend of acoustic Americana. With deep roots in acoustic guitar and banjo, Dans music incorporates elements of various American music styles, including woodstock rock, blues , bluegrass, jamgrass, roots-rock, folk & classic country resulting in a distinctive sound that highlights a lifetime of musical experiences.

Dan recorded, performed on and produced a CD with the Art Gomperz Band that made it into the Top 10 of the European Country Music Association Charts and the song “Don’t Worry Anymore” Nominated IMA Americana Song of the Year.
His original Banjo Instrumental “Courts in Session” received extensive radio play including the SIRIUS bluegrass channel and his recent CD and guitar instruction have been featured in two issues of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine.

Over the years, Dan has shared the stage with such great acts as: Leftover Salmon, String Cheese Incident, Steep Canyon Rangers, Corn Meal, Pure Prairie League, Commander Cody, Peter Rowan and the Dillards.
Dan is currently involved in his solo performances as well and playing with The Boulevard Billies.

Dec 17
Chad Clifford Fri, Dec 17, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille

Chad Clifford is not new to the stage. You can find him performing currently with The Crawpuppies or giving a thrilling acoustic performance. Chad has perfected over 500 songs, so it will definitely be a night to remember filled with the greatest hits.

Dec 18
Eli Kahn Sat, Dec 18, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Eli Kahn

Eli Kahn is a guitarist, beat-maker, & improviser from South Bend, IN. Having performed for over 10 years with his original projects such as sobriquet, The B.E.A.T. & After Ours, he has honed his craft with layers & composition to create a unique instrumental sound. Through the use of looping, beat machines, & a custom 7-string hybrid guitar, he is able to paint landscapes with head-nod inducing rhythms, grooving bass lines & melodic guitar parts that blend together seamlessly.

Dec 18
Donald Neale Sat, Dec 18, 2021 | 6:30PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
Donald Neale

Performing smooth hits in an unforgettable piano performance.

Dec 19
Live Trivia Sun, Dec 19, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Dec 23
Mike Talbot Thu, Dec 23, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Mike Talbot

Mike has played over 1,000 live shows, including opening for “Styx” and “Kansas”. Mike is known for having one of the most extensive "covers" repertoires spanning over six decades of some of the best loved classics. From Louis Armstrong to Coldplay, Johnny Cash to Pearl Jam, Mike's energy and love of music transcends style or genre. Mike is a finely seasoned performer who delivers an unforgettable performance each and every time he takes the stage.

Dec 24
Chris Behre Fri, Dec 24, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Chris Behre

Chris Behre is a regional Michiana singer/songwriter who soulfully performs/sings classic songs on guitar. Originally born in New York, Chris’ father took a job in Europe, therefore, relocating the family to Brussels, Belgium until Chris was 10.


Following Belgium, Chris and his family moved back to the states to South Bend, Indiana where Chicago radio exposed him to great music of the 60ʼs and 70ʼs.


Whether telling a story in one of his originals, singing a favorite cover, or performing an electric set, Chris Behre is able to move an audience while bringing an experience to whomever is listening. 

Dec 25
Chad Thompson Sat, Dec 25, 2021 | 6:00PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse

Adding smooth jazz vocal stylings to a variety of genres, Chad Thompson enjoys an interactive crowd which often finds itself singing along to covers of Garth Brooks, Zac Brown Band, Neil Diamond & Billy Joel.  Previously leading up the original country music bands The Road Home and Local Motive, he shared the stage with bands Exile, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell & The Eli Young Band.  Now playing solo acoustic venues, Chad enjoys free-forming on keyboard and guitar, and most of all, bringing people together.

Dec 25
Buddy Pearson Sat, Dec 25, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Buddy Pearson

Buddy Pearson has been steadily playing bass for 36 of his 47 years. Hailing from a very musically supportive family. Buddy was given his first upright bass at age nine, and, in one way or another, has never looked back. In addition to playing bass nightly for others, national and local, Buddy also puts his guitar skills in a solo setting at weekly performances at several venues, with his own brand of Soul, Pop, and Jazz. Along with playing, Buddy has been teaching all levels of electric and upright bass privately for the last 20 years, currently teaching at South Bend's The Music Village.

Dec 26
Live Trivia Sun, Dec 26, 2021 | 6:30PM
Kankakee Grille
Trivia Night

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards.  Teams are currently limited to eight persons.  Free admission to all guests.  Cheating is prohibited. This includes utilizing cell phones or smart phones to come up with team answers.  If a phone call or a text must be made, please respect the game and wait until all answers have been submitted. Teams will be disqualified if caught cheating.

 

1st Place - $50 Four Winds Gift Card

2nd Place - $30 Four Winds Gift Card

3rd Place - $20 Four Winds Gift Card

 

 

 

 

Dec 31
Michael Paterson Fri, Dec 31, 2021 | 6:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Michael Paterson

Having distinguished himself as a popular crowd engaging acoustic artist, Billboard Award Michael Paterson brings his high energy, crowd engaging show to, from Bon Jovi to The Beatles and Chicago to Keith Urban. Michael will take you on a musical Journey sure to have you singing along.

Dec 31
Matt Martino Fri, Dec 31, 2021 | 7:00PM
Copper Rock Steakhouse
matt martino

Those of you who already know Matt Martino from his days in Music City are familiar with his catchy, blue-eyed soul playing style and engaging personality. For those of you who are just discovering Mr. Martino, you've found him at the right time.  After cutting his teeth in Nashville amongst some of the best musicians in the country, Matt is now moving forward as a solo artist who can grab the attention of any crowd in any room and not let go.

Dec 31
Gemini Fri, Dec 31, 2021 | 10:00PM
Kankakee Grille
Gemini

The band, Gemini combine original music, interesting covers with an easy going attitude to create serious music that makes you smile and want more!

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