Double Door Welcomes
The Sometimes Family (Fun With Heartbreak EP Release)
Lindsay Weinberg (CD Release), Wait, What?, DJRC
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pmDouble Door
This event is 21 and over
That's right, The Sometimes Family AND Lindsay Weinberg are both celebrating the release of their new records at this show! Let's party.http://www.doubledoor.com/event/119325/
The Sometimes Family fuses a bluesy, soulful language with vocally driven melodies. Bass and drum grooves, rhythmic organ, and sweet flute lines seal the deal to an incredible listening experience. This Chicago soul band tickles your limbs and sets them in motion.
balanced by the knowing glint in her eye. Her voice is big, her songs honest, her piano playing punchy. On her debut album, Skyscraper Queen of the Midwest, complicated progressions and cheeky lyrics blend into effortless hooks that stick with you long after the show. Lindsay's catchy sound is bolstered by a dozen fellow musicians from Chicago's Old Town School of Folk Music, bringing a harmonic energy as strong as
the wind whipping off Lake Michigan, focused down city streets, and channeled directly into your heartbeat."
DJRC has opened for such legendary acts as Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Trombone Shorty, Nikka Costa, Rebirth Brass Band, Aloe Blacc, and Clyde Stubblefield. In 2011, he performed at Wicker Park Fest, a North Coast Music Fest after-party with The New Mastersounds, and Taste of Lincoln Avenue.
Supporting Chicago’s own music scene performing with bands such as JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, Van Ghost, The Right Now, Bumpus, JT & the Clouds, Akasha, and the Chicago Roots Collective, DJRC regularly performs at venues throughout the city, including Lincoln Hall, Schubas, Double Door, Martyrs, and Empty Bottle.
1572 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL, 60622