Local legends that are much responsible for the success of the rock/jam scene in Chicago for the last 19 years. Tipsy Tuesdays at Reggies has been Mr Blotto’s longest running residency playing an acoustic sound that rocks, doing songs that one would both expect, and never expect.
Occidental Gypsy pioneers the sound of Gypsy Pop. Their mélange of high-energy Gypsy rhythms and catchy melodic Pop hooks deliver a thrilling auditory experience. Perhaps this is why they decided to gypsify Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” on their debut album, Over Here. Released in February 2011, Over Here has quickly garnered critical acclaim. Motif Magazine wrote, “listeners will surely be all-in with Occidental Gypsy’s Over Here,” and defined the band as “a terrific and unpretentious fab four”. Playing from 8-9:45pm