Christmas with the Beatles (SideBar Music Room)
Fri, Dec 20 2019, 8:00pm - $10 - Tickets
The 6th annual Christmas with the Beatles with music by:SGT. SAUERKRAUT'S POLKA BAND - high-energy Beatles polkasDANNY DONUTS- Beatles parodies with a Christmas twistBEATLEJAM: Chicago's All-Star Beatles Jam BandFeaturing some very special guestsDoors open at 7 pm.Sgt. Sauerkraut's Polka Band: Many Beatles tribute bands play the hits of John, Paul, George and Ringo, but only Sgt. Sauerkraut's Polka Band plays them like Wally, Stanley, Dickie and Stosh played them first. Hear your favorite Beatles hits with a Twist and Kraut. This ain't your grandma's polka band! It's a high-energy musical experience that's guaranteed to put a dance in your step. Featured on WXRT's Breakfast With The Beatles, Sgt. Sauerkraut has become fan favorites at The Fest For Beatles Fans, Pierogi Fest, The Milwaukee Polka Riot and several area Oktoberfest celebrations. They also produced a 90-minute comedy mockumentary about how their band unknowingly influenced the Beatles in the early 1960's.BeatleJam is Chicago's All-Star Beatles Jam Band featuring many talented musicians who found each other at Chicago's Fest For Beatles Fans. Their set list ranges from Beatles standards to deep tracks, solo material, and hits from Wings, Badfinger and British Invasion bands. The revolving cast has featured members of some of Chicago's best Beatles bands, a string section and a "5th Beatle".Danny Donuts performs Beatles parodies every year at Chicago's Fest For Beatles Fans. His songs have been heard on WXRT's Breakfast With The Beatles, The Dr. Demento Show, WGN's Steve Cochran Show and The Jonathan Brandmeier Show on the LOOP. In 2009, Danny released "Crabby Road" a Christmas musical comedy parody medley of the entire "Abbey Road" album.