Saturday - July 26, 2014
8:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jack Schmitt Chevrolet Tribute Series
Do you love the great rock bands of the 70's and 80's but missed the chance to see them in concert? Now you can! The Wildey Theatre with series sponsor Jack Schmitt Chevrolet are proud to bring you eight evenings of entertainment paying tribute to some of the most popular bands of the 70's & 80's. Grab your tie-dye shirts and old buddies to relive your youth at the Wildey Theatre. This series will span over the course of several months in 2014. Check out the eight different tribute bands below!
Petty Cash Junction: A Tribute to Tom Petty and Johnny Cash
David G. Kalz, Jimmy Griffin, and Robynn Ragland perform spot-on renditions of Johnny Cash, Tom Petty, and June Carter... Add in some guitar virtuosity and it's quite a show!
Get tickets today to see them on April 5, 2014 at the Wildey Theatre!
Dogs of Society: A Tribute to Elton John
The intoxicating melodies of Elton John seem to be everywhere, and now you can experience Elton John’s music right here at the Wildey Theatre! Lead singer John Gore portrays an ultra‐cool Elton while jamming away at the piano, flanked by guitarist Steve Johnston, drummer Dave Johnson, bassist Curt Shaw, and keyboardist Shannon Bengford. Brought to you by Jack Schmitt Chevrolet, this is one show that you won’t want to miss! Get tickets today to see them on May 24, 2014 at the Wildey Theatre!
The Boat Drunks: A Tribute to Jimmy Buffett
Having opened for Jimmy Buffett, The Beach Boys and Little Feat, and performing from coast to coast with nearly every member of Buffett’s Coral Reefer Band, The Boat Drunks are sure to put you in a tropical mood. Their set includes many of your favorite Buffett hits, original music from their four studio albums and other covers from The Beatles, The Eagles, Champaign’s own REO Speedwagon and many more. See them live at the Wildey Theatre on June 21, 2014!
Hey Nineteen!: A Tribute to Steely Dan
Rocking the music of Steely Dan with excellence! A twelve piece band with excellent percussion and horn section. Buy tickets now to see them on July 26, 2014.
Big Love: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
Paying homage and recreating the music and persona of Stevie Nicks and Mick Fleetwood. See them live at the Wildey Theatre on August 16, 2014!
The Brothers: A Tribute to The Allman Brothers
The Allman Brothers, one of America’s most influential bands, has been entertaining crowds for nearly 30 years. Now The Brothers, an Allman Brothers tribute band, is taking the stage to pay homage to this great American band. Come check out The Brothers: A Tribute to The Allman Brothers live at the Wildey Theatre on September 27, 2014!
Stone In Love: The Tribute to Journey
Journey’s ubiquitous, captivating music will be remembered and relived when you see Stone In Love: The Tribute to Journey, one of the most popular premier tribute acts in the Midwest! Formed in 2007 by a group of veteran musicians, Stone In Love is a family-‐friendly act that’s sure to please listeners of all ages. Be sure to relive the good times by catching Stone In Love: The Tribute to Journey live at the Wildey Theatre on October 25, 2014.
Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger
One of the greatest rockers of 1970s, Bob Seger has become an all‐time American Classic. Courtesy of Jack Schmitt Chevrolet, you can now see Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger, a tribute group that emulates Seger’s every note and every move. Seger fans won’t be disappointed! Come see the band on November 29, 2014 at the Wildey Theatre.
For tickets and additional information on each concert, please call 618.307.1750. ... View Event/Buy Tickets....