The Chicago Experience is the nation’s premier tribute to the legendary band Chicago. Formerly known as 25 or 6 to 4, TCE features dazzling musicianship, crisp harmonies and Chicago’s signature horn sound. Audiences can expect a spot-on tribute to one of rock & roll’s most legendary bands!
The Chicago Experience offers a high energy performance while replicating the music that captured everyone’s heart! From the early hits off Chicago Transit Authority’s 1968 self-titled album, such as “Beginnings” and “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?,” through the 1980’s and with Chicago’s hits “Hard To Say I’m Sorry” and “You’re The Inspiration,” you’ll be asking yourself, “Am I listening to the original recording?”
The Chicago Experience highlights include:
-Performed with special guests:
Danny Seraphine, Chicago’s co-founder and original drummer.
Dennis Tufano, the original lead vocalist of the Buckinghams.
James Guercio, Chicago’s original manager and producer.
-Numerous Casino performances including, Hollywood, Blue Chip, Isle of Capri, Jumers.
-Appearances include WGN & Comcast Television and Y103.9 & WIND 560 Radio.
-Multiple performances for the Chicago Bulls at the United Center.
The Chicago Experience has painstakingly assembled the top professional musicians whom have performed in groups such as “The Buckinghams,” The Cryan Shames,” “The Shadows of the Night,” “The Glen Miller Orchestra,“ and with “Buddy Guy,” and “Junior Wells.” These musicians capture Chicago’s vocal, rhythm and horn section’s sound to accurately and thoroughly replicate this staple of Pop, Rock & Jazz music! Previous national performances for The Chicago Experience include numerous headlining appearances along with opening for acts like Blue Oyster Cult and Leon Russell in venues such as “The United Center” and numerous casinos, festivals and corporate events. The Chicago Experience brings not only the music but also the city of Chicago in an exciting national caliber performance!
“The Chicago Experience was one of the best concerts I have gone too. Saw them in Burr Ridge, IL . Even a thunderstorm didn’t make me want to leave and was thankful we didn’t. Had a great time! Thanks for a fun evening!” – Penny Defenbaugh
“The Chicago Experience is for real! I mean like the real deal! With this band you get perfect vocals, phenomenal rhythm section and stellar horn sections! So many people commented on how great this band is… they are a true representation of the band “Chicago”! I will also add that they are one of the best group of guys I have ever worked with!!! Here’s to you guys!!!” – Dr. Tom Reitz, Entertainment Coordinator, ChiliMania Inc.