The Meteors

The MeteorsBio:

The Meteors are Chicagolands’ most Authentic 50’s & 60’s Oldies Rock & Roll dance band. They present a high energy Rock & Roll show in the true Spirit of the 50’s & 60’s. Return with the Meteors to a time of Bobby Sox, Fuzzy dice and DA’s. Put on your poodle skirts and saddle shoes, grab a cherry coke, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will always be remembered.

There’s something for everybody that comes out to see our show. Most of our listeners are from the (25-65 year) age group. The Meteors are one of a very few Chicago area oldies cover bands in which all (5) members of the band sing lead, and play instruments. It’s quite common to hear three or four part vocal harmonies in our music, and our authentic reproductions,(rated by many as the best in the Chicago area) and the solid drive of our music, is sure to keep your ears listening, and your feet moving all night long. Dance the night away, or just listen to the best Rock & Roll of all time!

The Meteors pay tribute to over 65 different artists and groups from the United States and Britain, playing only the best hits from the 50’s and 60’s. Our musical magic (spanning over 20 years) – is sure to bring back many great memories. Played with the same authenticity as the original artists, we always make sure the sound is right for your event. So get out your dancing shoes, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will be a hit with all ages. Your guests will undoubtedly find our music familiar and completely entertaining.

With over 100 years of playing experience as main stage entertainers at festivals, corporate parties, and private events. The Meteors have the experience to make your venue a complete success! We know how to keep an audience engaged and never play too loud for any occasion.  We are the ultimate professional musicians that you expect at every performance.

What you can expect to hear:

  • BEACH BOYS
  • QUESTION MARK & THE MYSTERIANS
  • PETER & GORDON
  • BEATLES
  • ELVIS
  • KINKS
  • DAVE CLARK 5
  • AMERICAN BREED
  • SANTANA
  • ELVIS
  • ANIMALS
  • VAN MORRISON
  • RIVIERAS
  • HERMANS HERMITS
  • JAY & THE AMERICANS
  • MANFRED MANN
  • SANTANA
  • GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS
  • DAVE CLARK 5
  • SHADOWS OF KNIGHT
  • ELVIS
  • TOMMY JAMES & THE SHONDELLS
  • YARD BIRDS
  • RICKY NELSON
  • HERMANS HERMITS
  • TREMELOS
  • BRUCE CHANNEL
  • CARL PERKINS
  • ELVIS
  • BOBBY FULLER 4
  • BEATLES
  • BEATLES
  • TOMMY JAMES & THE SHONDELLS
  • NEW COLONY 6
  • BYRDS
  • MONKEES
  • CHUCK BERRY
  • WILBERT HARRISON
  • BUCKINGHAMS
  • RITCHIE VALENS
  • BEAU BRUMMELS
  • MUSIC EXPLOSION
  • ELVIS
  • KINGSMEN
  • SEARCHERS
  • JOHNNY RIVERS
  • BYRDS
  • WILSON PICKETT
  • SEARCHERS
  • GARY U.S. BONDS
  • HUMAN BEINZ
  • RITCHIE VALENS
  • SANTANA
  • BUDDY HOLLY
  • ROY ORBISON
  • BILL HALEY & THE COMETS
  • STRAY CATS
  • REFLECTIONS
  • ROLLING STONES
  • DEL SHANNON
  • DION
  • ROLLING STONES
  • DRIFTERS
  • PHIL PHILLIPS
  • JOHNNY RIVERS
  • JOHNNY RIVERS
  • BILL HALEY & THE COMETS
  • ZOMBIES
  • TOMMY ROE
  • BEATLES
  • CLASSIC IV
  • BEACH BOYS
  • DION
  • ROLLING STONES
  • BOX TOPS
  • DIAMONDS
  • CHUBBY CHECKER
  • BEATLES
  • OUTSIDERS
  • ANIMALS
  • SURFARIS
  • SAM THE SHAM & THE PHARROHS
  • BEATLES
  • KINKS
  • VOUGES

Past Performances:

  • Algonquin Commons Festival
  • Arlington Park Trackside OTB
  • Carol Stream Concert in the Park
  • Chi-town Cruise (Soldiers Field)
  • CountrySide Concert in the Park
  • Dick Biondi’s Toy Drive
  • Elgin Car Show
  • Elk Grove Village
  • Empress Casino
  • Excaliber
  • Frankfort Car Show
  • Glendale Heights Festival
  • Grand Victoria Casino
  • Highland Park Concert in the Park
  • Homer Glen Festival
  • Itasca Festival
  • Lagrange Concert in the Park
  • Liberty Festival
  • Lisle Concert in the Park
  • Lincolnwood Festival
  • Lockport Cruise Show
  • Lombard Cruise Nights
  • Palatine Fred C. Hall Amphitheater
  • Taste of Lombard
  • Oak Fest
  • St. Isadore’s Festival
  • Westchester Cruise Night
  • Whiting Festival
  • Woodridge Concert in the Park