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Fat City Bar and Grill is Champaign-Urbana's home for Live Music.

We are excited to announce we will have Frankie Ballard playing here on June 13th!  Stop into Fat City now and get your tickets before they are sold out! Currently has the #1 hit single Helluva Life! Check it out and don't miss this show!  Buy your tickets online now Frankie Ballard tickets

 

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Chris Cavanaugh

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

First time for us and looking forward to it!

Chris Cavanaugh is making music about the land he's from, writing about the people he knew and playing for the people he knows. Chris did not wait for a record label to tell him what they think of his music or what the midwest will think. He's taking that straight to the beer drinkers, farmers, housewives, college kids and the Sunday Morning "church goers" and letting THEM decide. People are connecting and believing. Nashville gave Cavanaugh the ability to make his message clearer and more focused but the Midwest gave him the stories to sing about.

$5 Age limit: 19+

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Don't Speak (No Doubt Tribute Band)

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

Don't Speak non-apologetically owns the stage as they whip into highly energetic frenzies - skanking through every show while loyally producing every note, lyric and cadence. Fans of No Doubt, wait no more; the ultimate live experience is here!

Age limit: 19+

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Logan Mize and Rod Tuffcurls

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

This is going to be a great night of music!

Logan Mize He’s a new voice…. an honest new voice. That would be Heartland Country-Rocker, Logan Mize.

Just listen to his no-nonsense single “Used Up,” a hit-the-road anthem for every guy who’s endured a crushing breakup. Mize delivers it with raw candor, and gritty passion. It’s no wonder the song was recently a “Highway Find” on Sirius XM’s The Highway. You can catch the lyric video on his website, loganmize.com.

Rod Tuffcurls RoTC & The BP are a party/fun/friendly cover-band from Chicago. We play our unique blend of jams all over the place (bars, clubs, weddings, festivals, where-evs). We want to party with YOU, so be our FRIEND and let's have some musical adventures!! Biography "Rod Tuffcurls is like the cover-band that's never seen a cover-band"- a smart, observant man.

Rod Tuffcurls & The Bench Press is a sodium rich cover band that plays fun songs to which you can dance n' sing along. From The Beatles, to Madonna, to Les Miserables- we like to play a wide spectrum of songs that mirror our world and existence (which at times can be both confusing, yet beautiful).

$7 Age limit: 19+

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Feudin' Hillbilly's

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

It's guaranteed to be a great night in the beer garden with Feudin' Hillbilly's!

Put on your dancing shoes and we will see you there!

Age limit: 19+

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Hot Sauce Committee

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

Very excited to have Hot Sauce Committee at Fat City!

90's Dance Party: Chicago based cover band http://twitter.com/hotsaucetweets http://instagram.com/thehotsaucecommittee SnapChat/hotsaucesnaps Biography 90's Dance Party. The Hot Sauce Committee, a 90's cover band, combines Hip Hop with guitars and club beats for a high-energy hot sauce experience. With Serv on lead vocals, Bender on guitar, Nick on Bass, Danger-Russ on Drums, and DJ KevinPhoenix as well as DJ Vivid. These boys bring a crazy fun show to any stage.

How long have you all known each other? and how did you meet? ---------------------...See More Description 90's Dance Party. The Hot Sauce Committee, a 90's cover band, combines Hip Hop with guitars and club beats for a high-energy hot sauce experience. With Serv on lead vocals, Bender on guitar, Nick on Bass, Danger-Russ on Drums, and DJ KevinPhoenix as well as DJ Vivid. These boys bring a crazy fun show to any stage.

Age limit: 19+

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Justin The Flow

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

First time at Fat City!

“Combining his passion for great classic Hip Hop and R&B tunes, flare for creative acoustic guitar rhythms, and talent for creating great mash-ups, Justin The Flow was born.”

Age limit: 19+

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Frankie Ballard

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

We are excited to bring to you a young upcoming artist on the scene. We think a "Buncha Girls" are gonna be very excited. There will be a lot of guys singing "Tell Me You Get Lonely" to them once they hear who's coming! Yeah... it is a "Helluva Life"...

By now, if you ain't figured it out.... June 13 2014 only at Fat City in Champaign ... Frankie Ballard!!! Yes, the singer of the NUMBER ONE song in the nation "Helluva Life", is coming to play for you!

and that's not all.....

Opening the show, local favorite, and budding superstar himself... Drew Baldridge is coming back!!! That's right. One of THE hottest artists in the land, and one of the hottest upcoming artists, on ONE show. B.Y.O.B. is a great party song, but I have a feeling by the time Drew comes back around, you're gonna have heard a LOT more of him on your radio!

Gonna be a Helluva Party folks! Tickets will be available in advance at Fat City and online.

$15.00 Age limit: 19+

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Jake Dodds & the Stage Coach Revolvers

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

Jake Dodds & Stagecoach Revolver are a high energy country band. Playing their brand of country music throughout a growing number of cities. Reigning from Southern Indiana the band is the 2013 HANK FM Radio battle of the band winners in Indianapolis and in 2013 opened for some of country music's biggest names! Including Lee Brice, Tyler Farr, Dustin Lynch, Chris Cagle, Chase Rice, Josh Thompson and a stop on Luke Bryan's Dirt Road Diaries Tour.

With a debut EP on the horizon of 2014 the band shows no signs of slowing down. The band builds a solid dedicated following week by week. The "Party Nation" is only beginning. Make sure to check out a show when the guys are near your hometown to find out what its all about.

Age limit: 19+

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Brushville

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

Brushville is INTENSE…they are EXPLOSIVE…think matches and barrels of gasoline…with an unrelenting pressure on the audience of high energy…Brushville has been igniting stages all over the Midwest for the past 4 years. Being sought out by the BIGGEST and BEST events that the industry has to offer, including Chicago’s COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL, COUNTRY FEST and COUNTRY THUNDER in Wisconsin…as well as premiere venues like, 2 Time ACM NIGHT CLUB OF THE YEAR WINNER, JOE’S BAR in Chicago, Illinois and SPINNAKER BEACH CLUB in Panama City Beach, FL for SPRING BREAK!!

To prove just how much of an impact Brushville can have, they decided to enter the BATTLE FOR THE SADDLE at Nashville, Tennessee’s legendary WILDHORSE SALOON in early 2012. Out of the over 300 national bands that entered, Brushville came out on top and was selected the winner by a panel of top industry professionals including Michael Knox (the man credited with “discovering” talents such as Jason Aldean, John Rich and Gretchen Wilson).

To further add to Brushville’s resume…they have shared the stage with some of Country Music’s MEGA-STARS including:

  • KEITH URBAN - ALAN JACKSON - BRAD PAISLEY
  • LADY ANTEBELLUM - JAKE OWEN - THE BAND PERRY
  • PHIL VASSER - LOVE & THEFT - LO-CASH COWBOYS
  • BIG & RICH - JUSTIN MOORE - and MANY MORE!!!

Brushville blends five extremely talented musicians, with incredible harmonies, an explosive stage show and a fresh, dynamic sound produced by an array of instruments to create an unforgettable experience for the audience. Brushville has been expanding their assault throughout the nation and is sure to be lighting up your area very shortly.

$7 Age limit: 19+

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Cowboy Jukebox

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

Straight out of the Windy City, these five country at heart musicians round up to form COWBOY JUKEBOX. From Florida Georgia Line and Miranda Lambert to Garth Brooks and Dolly Parton, Cowboy Jukebox shoots country music straight and true. Whether you missed out on your favorite country artist or just ready for a night of fun, the dudes and the darlin of Cowboy Jukebox have you covered with their shut yer mouth, slap yer grandma spot on performance. So, see ya at the next show for music and shots. And remember we like whiskey.

Age limit: 19+

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90's Daughter

Fat City Bar and Grill, 505 S Chestnut, Champaign

 

90's Daughter is the brain child of two local Champaign-Urbana rockers Tommy G and Guido - founding members of The Brat Pack. Amy "Jen X" Mitchell joins them for singing, screaming and yelling and Stephen Johnson hits drums and bangs out a beat for the crowd to dance to. We bring you the best of the 90's and beyond!

90's music and beyond - we've only do the fun songs you know that can dance to. Yeah, we're a party band!

Age limit: 19+

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