Venue Details

30 Star Starred
House of Blues Chicago
Between Kinzie St. and Wacker Dr. 329 N. Dearborn St. Chicago, IL 60654
312-923-2000
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Their restaurant is quite good. Kind of a cajun New Orleans feel.
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The weather was cold, snowy. I wore Jeans, boots, comfortable top and a cote. It gets hot when it is wall to wall people..
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4.4 average rating
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10 events
7 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 07 2010

Great concert with high energy! Perfect venue, too!

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7 events
6 reviews
8 stars
attended Oct 07 2010

Are you KIDDING ME ??? Whoever wrote the previous review is WAY OFF... The B52s ROCKED ! They sounded impeccable and I was so impressed at how much FUN they were having up there...

For my very first LIVE B52s show, I enjoyed every moment...continued

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6 reviews
8 stars
attended Oct 07 2010

Fantastic night out ... Great energy from the stage, watching the band have fun up there made my night. Rock on B52s ! Thanks for still Rockin' Thru the Wildernes !!!

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Quotes & Highlights

See the B52s’ “Love Shack” music video.

Description

From the timeless gems of “Rock Lobster,” “Planet Claire” and “Private Idaho” to the more recent classics of “Channel Z,” “Love Shack” and “Roam,” the B-52s’ unforgettable dance-rock tunes start a party every time the music begins.

In 2008 the B-52s released their first new album in 16 years, the aptly titled Funplex. With its primal guitar hooks, driving drums and the B-52s’ unmistakable vocal style, Funplex is instantly recognizable as quintessential and contemporary B-52s. Newsweek magazine declared, “Like a sonic shot of vitamin B12, the dance floor beats, fuzzy guitar riffs and happy, shiny lyrics keep the energy going.”

The B52s are  Keith Strickland, Cindy Wilson, Fred Schneider and Kate Pierson.