The Old Town School of Folk Music teaches and celebrates music and cultural expressions rooted in the traditions of diverse American and global communities.

Saturday, August 4, 2012 | 8:00 PM Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall :: 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. Robbie Fulks and His Bluegrass Explosion! featuring Ron Spears, Mike Bub, Shad Cobb, and Robbie Gjersoe with Jason Adasiewicz $20 General Public/$18 Old Town School Members/$16 Seniors & Children BOX OFFICE: 773.728.6000 Chicago troubadour and former Old Town School guitar teacher Fulks possesses "an expressive honky tonk tenor" voice and mixes "post-war country, a dark world view and a whimsical sense of humor." - The New York Times Joining Robbie for this special bluegrass show will be Ron Spears (Special C, Doyle Lawson, Rhonda Vincent) on mandolin and bass, Mike Bub (Del McCoury, Tim O'Brien), on bass and banjo, Shad Cobb on violin, and multi-instrumentalist Robbie Gjersoe. Jason Adasiewicz is a vibraphonist, drummer, and composer. He is an integral member of Chicago's jazz and improvised music scene, bringing his aggressive yet lyrical style to more than 10 working Chicago groups, including Rob Mazurek's Exploding Star Orchestra and Starlicker, The Nicole Mitchell Ice Crystal Quartet, Mike Reed's Loose Assembly, Josh Berman and His Gang, and Ken Vandermark's Topology.

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Old Town School of Folk Music

Old Town School of Folk Music

4544 N. Lincoln Ave., 60625, Chicago, United States


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