Upcoming Gigs

  1. High Hat Second Line at Simon’s

    December 3 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
  2. Band Called Catch at Martyrs – Record Release and 10 Year Anniversary!

    January 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - January 14, 2018 @ 1:30 am

Previous Gigs:

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Mike Maimone

Appleton Mile of Music

The Ambassador - 117 S. Appleton St, Appleton, WI 54911 - 6:55PM - FREE!

McGuinness Irish Pub - 201 S. Walnut St, Appleton, WI 54911 - 10:05PM - FREE!

Deja Vu Martini Lounge - 519 W. College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911 - 11:55PM - FREE!

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Mike Maimone

Appleton Mile of Music

Gibson Music Hall - 211 W. College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911 - 4:10PM - FREE!

X-TRA 920 Special Events & Entertainment - 527 W. College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911 - 11:55PM - FREE!

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Psychophantic Furs

Live Wire Lounge - 3394 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60641 - 9PM - $10

Join Psychedelic Furs tribute Psychophantic Furs, as well as Who's This Mary (Echo and the Bunnymen), Mystic Moon (The Pretenders), and Guns and Ammunition (The Clash).

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Mike Maimone

Wide Eyed Music Festival - Fountain Square Brewing Co. - 1301 Barth Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203 - 7PM - $7 - 15

Mike Maimone, with horns, plays the Wide Eyed Music Fest in Indianapolis, IN.

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Four Star Brass Band

Private Corporate Gig - Lexington, IL

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Mike Maimone

Lakeview Live - Roscoe/Paulina/Lincoln, Chicago, IL - 6PM - FREE!

The Mike Maimone solo project, with horns makes it's outdoor debut for the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce "Concerts on the Curb" series.

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Mike Maimone

The Paper Machete - The Green Mill - 4802 N. Broadway Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 - 3PM - FREE!

The Mike Maimone 2017 solo project debut at the Paper Machete.

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Elephant Gun

Private Wedding - Glenview, IL

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Band Called Catch

Fred P. Hall Amphitheater - 340 E. Palatine Rd, Palatine, IL 60067 - 7PM - FREE!

Band Called Catch returns to Palatine in 2017 for a free show!

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Band Called Catch

House of Blues - 329 N. Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60654 - 7:30PM - $18

Band Called Catch opens for Trippin' Billies annual January concert. BCC hits at 9!

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Elephant Gun

Chop Shop/1st Ward - 2033 W. North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 - 6:30PM - $20-40

Ian's Party 2017! Elephant Gun opens the festivities.

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Four Star Brass Band

Garfield Park Conservatory - 300 N. Central Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60624 - 10:00AM - FREE!

Four Star plays an all-ages kid friendly, and educational concert!

Tuesdays in 2015/2016

High-Hat Second Line

High-Hat Club - 1920 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60613 - 8:30 - 10:30PM - FREE!

Join the house band, The High-Hat Second Line, for New Orleans inspired food and cocktails. We play both traditional New Orleans Jazz and Brass Band tunes. Eat, drink, and dance.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

High-Hat Second Line

Third Coast Fimless Festival - 2714 W. Augusta Blvd,  Chicago, IL 60622 - 7PM - $12-20

The High-Second Line kicks off the Third Coast Filmless festival on October 23rd, providing entertainment throughout the night with a special arrangement of your favorite podcast theme (guess which one?!).

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Boolean Knife

Silvie's Lounge - 1902 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60613

Come see me play some guitar for a change with Boolean Knife.

Boolean Knife hits the Silvies stage on the first Saturday of November. Tales of spacegirls and killer penguins will fill the air... Join us for an evening of engaging rock music!

9:00-9:45 PM The Atomic Spins

10:00-10:45 PM Boolean Knife

11:00-11:45 PM Roarmen

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Four Star Brass Band

Grandbar - 1600 W. Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

The first installment of Tuba Dave's 3rd Annual Brass Band Festival. I'm only on a select few of these Thursdays, so come see me this week!

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Chris Zonada, Pink Monkey

Windy City Inn - 2257 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60618

Chris Zonada is in town for the holiday weekend from New Orleans, so come out to What U IZ??!! at Windy City Inn. I'll be sitting in with Chris, the A.G. Allstars, and playing with my own band, Pink Monkey.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Four Star Brass Band

Avondale Restaurant Crawl - Various locations, see event for more details.

Friday, June 5th, 2015

Four Star Brass Band

Martyrs - 3855 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60613 - 9PM - $8

Join Four Star Brass Band for our CD release show! "Get Your Four Star On!" will be on repeat in your ears soon enough. With People Brothers Band and Good God Y'all.

Saturday, June 6th, 2015

Band Called Catch

Landshark Beer Garden at Navy Pier - 800 E. Grand Ave, Chicago, IL, 60611 - 5:30 - 8PM - Free!

BCC is back for two sets of your favorite BCC tunes and covers.

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Band Called Catch

Good Evening #4 - The Frontier - 1106 W. Thorndale Ave, Chicago, IL 60660 - 10PM - $5

Come hear a stripped down Band Called Catch (with special guest Darcy Wood) for this live late night talk show.

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Band Called Catch

House of Blues - 329 N. Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60654 - 9:00PM - $20

Come here Band Called Catch (the full band with special guest Darcy Wood!) for the first time in 2015 as we open for The Trippin Billies (Dave Matthews Cover Band).

As an added bonus, BCC is hosting a pre party at 10Pin Bowling Lounge. Free food, bowling, and beer to welcome in your New Year!

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Pink Monkey

Flabby Hoffman Radio Extravaganza - The Internet, or 1680AM in Chicago - 2:15PM

Listen as we talk about our album "Ink" and our upcoming shows

Pink Monkey

The Mutiny - With Forest Of Love and Edgar Allen Ectoplasm - 8:30PM - Free!

Our first "club" show in over a year! Come drink too large beers and see the worlds largest urinal!

Sundays (and some Monday's/Thursdays - Check the New Orleans Saints Football Schedule)

Four Star Brass Band

Frontier (in cooperation with Who Dat Nation Chicago) - 1072 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642

Brass Band + New Orleans Saints. Get there. Game times TBA, Four Star starts 10 min before kickoff.

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Pink Monkey

Chicago Hot Glass - Couch Party and Masquerade (Glass Blowing Demonstrations!) - 1250 N. Central Park Ave - $15 Suggested Donation - 8PM-12AM (Cash Bar/Costume Party)

Pink Monkey plays the Chicago Hot Glass fall open house/costume party. These parties are amazing, glass blowing demonstrations, cash bar, and amazing music. We'll play our alt-covers, and originals all night!

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Pink Monkey

Central Park Arts open house - 1248-1252 N Central Park Ave - 5PM BYOB!

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Jonas Friddle

Apple Fest - Lincoln Square, Chicago - 11AM - Free!

Sitting in with this amazing folk group. Come enjoy some Apple Pie!

Friday, September 19th, 2014

The New Balance

The Hideout - 1354 W. Wabansia, Chicago, IL 60642 - 9PM - $10

The best soul band in Chicago is back! Opening for Lowdown Brass Band

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Millennium Park, Chicago, IL - Fifth Star Awards - 7PM - Free!

Friday, August 8, 2014

Band Called Catch

Fearless Radio - Online! - 5PM - Free

Listen as Tim Frank and TK (me) talk about the upcoming Lobsterfest and play a couple of tunes.

Thursday, August 14 & 22nd, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Spyners - 4623 N. Western Ave, Chicago, IL - Four Star Brass Band 8-10 - $5.

Sunday, August 17th, 20014

Band Called Catch

The Great American Lobster Fest - Navy Pier, Chicago, IL - Time TBA - $25-35

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Northcenter Summer Concert Series - Damen Ave & Belle Plain Ave, Chicago, IL - 7PM - FREE!

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Moe's Tavern - 2937 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL - Four Star Brass Band 8-10, Black Bear Combo 10-12 - $5.

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Naperville Ale Fest -523 S. Webster St, Naperville, IL - 11:30-1PM - $15/45

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Crawfish Boil - Frontier - 1072 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL - 12-4PM - $35

Crawfish by Chef Brian Jupiter care of the Who Dat Nation New Orleans Saints Fan Club! Always a good time, and great food.

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Clark St. World Music Festival - Clark between Morse and Estes, Chicago, IL - 6:45-8PM - $5 suggested donation

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Night Out: Concerts in The Park at Welles - Welles Park - 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave, Chicago, IL - 6:30PM - FREE

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Jeff Fest - Jefferson Park, Lawrence & Linder Ave - 5-6PM - $5

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Wheaton Fourth of July Parade -Wheaton, IL - 11-1PM (approx) - Free (It's a parade!)

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Spyners Pub - 4623 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 - 7PM - $5

Our summer brass band festivities continue at Spyners Pub right off of the Western Brown Line Stop. Better known for being a lesbian karaoke bar, this place is extremely fun, complete with a huge back room and dance floor. Come see the "Michelob" bar you've always been afraid to set foot in!

Thursday,  June 26th, 2014.

Four Star Brass Band

1 - Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago Il. 5:30-7:30 PM - more info to come.

2 - Moe's Tavern - 2937 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL - 8PM - $5 (Note Venue/Time Change)

Brass Band Festival Week Four. Extra Crispy Brass Band from Milwaukee 8-10PM, Four Star 10-11PM

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Cafe Oliva - 550 E. Grand, Chicago IL - 4-8PM - $60-100

Join Four Star for an afternoon of fun, crawfish, and fundraising for cancer research!

There will be hundreds of pounds of crawfish, an open bar with delicious beer, wine and spirits, and live music throughout the afternoon.

So grab your tickets, bring your appetite and dancing shoes, tell your friends, and let's celebrate Crawfish for Cancer Chicago style!!

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Private Event - Detroit, Michigan

Saturday, June 6, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Kegs for Kidneys - Fischman Liquors & Tavern - 4780 N. Milwaukee Ave - 7PM - $5

Day two of a fundraiser for the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois. All proceeds go to The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois. Four Star hits at 7, but the fest starts at 4:30. Kids welcome!

Thursday,  June 5th, 2014.

Four Star Brass Band

Savemore Lounge - 4060 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago IL - 7PM - $5

Brass band Festival Week One! Four Star kicks off the evening to get you dancing to that New Orleans Sound, then our good friends B.S. Brass Band keep the night going. $3 Beers, $4 Hurricanes (these things are dangerous, get at 'em!).

Wednesday May 28, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Martyrs - 3855 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago IL - Doors at 8PM - $7

With Needles in The Red and Goran Ivanovic Trio

Friday, May 16, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Savemore Lounge - 4060 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago IL - 9PM - $5

Friday, April 25th

Four Star Brass Band

Honky Tonk BBQ - 1800 S. Racine Ave, Chicago, IL - 10PM - Free

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Pink Monkey

Wrigleyville, Chicago, IL - Private Party - J Inspired Events Fundraiser

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

McCormick Place, Chicago, IL - Chicago Tourism Convention

Friday, March 28, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Abbey Pub, 3420 W. Grace, Chicago, IL

Friday, March 21, 2014

Pink Monkey

Chicago Hot Glass, 1250 N. Central Park Ave, Chicago IL - Private Party

Friday, March 8, 2014

Band Called Catch (Acoustic Set)

Grand Tour, 3424 W. Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL - 9PM to Close - Free

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Spyners, Eastwood & Western (Lincoln Square).  7-10 PM. Join Four Star Brass Band for the REAL Mardi Gras celebration in Chicago.  Pre-sale wrist bands available for $5, or just pay $5 at the door.  Party those sins away before Ash Wednesday!

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Band Called Catch

The Cubby Bear 6th Anniversary Show - 8PM 1059 West Addison Street Chicago IL 60613 US (773) 327-1662 Price: $5 Advance/ $10 Door Come on out and celebrate Band Called Catch's 6th Anniversary with with Cold Blue Kid, Jackpot Donnie, and Bad Bad Meow. This one is going to be really fun!

Friday, February 28, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

Lincoln Square Lanes · 4874 N Lincoln Ave. · Chicago, IL 60625
Four Star plays the Lincoln Square Lanes from 10:00pm to 1:00am.
The Lincoln Square Lanes are located above the hardware store.

No cover.

Saturday February 22, 2014

Four Star Brass Band

The Naperville Winter Ale Fest · 1755 Park Street Ste. 200 · Naperville, IL 60563 · info@NapervilleWinterAleFest.com

Four Star plays from 12:00pm-4:00pm.
Situated on the frozen tundra of Naperville's Frontier Park the festival will feature over 120 unique beers from craft breweries around the country. Pull out your long-johns and parkas, it's time to experience winter's best craft beers. The festival will also feature food from some of Chicagoland's favorite food trucks.
General Admission Tickets - $45.