JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound to play Downers Grove w/ Mavis Staples, an Epitonic Saki Session & BV Chicago SXSW
JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound
Chicago soul revivalists JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound have a number of exciting upcoming gigs.
The first, is an opening slot for fellow Chicagoan Mavis Stapes on Wednesday, February 29 at the Tivoli Theatre in nearby Downers Grove, IL. Advance tickets are on sale. As mentioned, Mavis will also headline the 2012 edition of the Chicago Blues Festival in June.
JC and co. are also playing an Epitonic Saki Session on Sunday, March 5 at 4PM, which will serve as their tour-to-SXSW send-off.
Speaking of Chicago and SXSW, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound are the first artist that we can reveal are playing the BV Chicago-programmed stage at Hotel ‘Vegan’ on Wednesday, March 14th, from noon – 6PM! We’re extremely honored to have them on board and are looking forward to sharing more of the lineup with you soon.
All 2012 tour dates, some videos, and the Hotel ‘Vegan’ flyer, below..
JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound – “Everything Will Be Fine”
JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound – “I Am Trying To Break Your Heart” (Wilco cover)
JC BROOKS & THE UPTOWN SOUND – 2012 TOUR DATES
02/29/12: Downers Grove, IL – Tivoli Theatre
03/05/12: Chicago, IL – Saki Records
03/09/12: Davenport, IA – Redstone Room @ River Music Experience
03/10/12: St Louis, MO – Off Broadway
03/14/12: Austin, TX – Hotel ‘Vegan’ / BV Chicago SXSW
03/17/12: Austin, TX – Bloodshot Records SXSW Showcase @ Red Eyed Fly
03/20/12: Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
03/21/12: Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
03/22/12: Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
03/23/12: Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
03/24/12: Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
03/26/12: San Diego, CA – The Casbah
03/27/12: Los Angeles, CA – The Mint
03/28/12: San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill
03/30/12: Seattle, WA – El Corazon
03/31/12: Portland, OR – Holocene
04/03/12: Salt Lake City, UT – State Room
04/04/12: Aspen, CO – Belly Up
04/05/12: Colorado Springs, CO – Black Sheep
04/06/12: Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge