This past week I had the pleasure of joining the Chicago based Balkan brass band entertaining military families for a Halloween party at the White House. The band debuted a new orange and black costume designed by saxophonist Doug Abram.
Charles Mantis is evolving faster than I can keep up with. Please check out the new fan page and e.p. preview. Please hit like to help get the band approved to become and official fund raising group and write me an email with any ideas about what nonprofits should benefit from the proceeds.
Tuesday October 25th: fundraiser at the Mercury theater and the release of JC Brooks “Want More”.
Wednesday October 26th: The Ian Torres Big Band at Phyllis’s.
Thursday October 27th: The Green Mill Jazz Club.
Friday October 28th: JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound release concert at the Double Door.
Saturday October 29th: Black Bear Combo at Star Lounge.
Sunday October 30th: Black Bear Combo at Navy Pier at 12pm and Black Bear Combo at Millennium Park with Red Moon Theater Company.