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THE NEXT GENERATION OF CHICAGO ROCK N' BLUES!

WINDY CITY REV UPS - OFFICIAL WEBSITE

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L-R: 2017 DANNY BOY JAZZ BLUES FEST (N. IRELAND), 2016 GLENVIEW CONCERT SERIES, RIVER ROAST, 2016 ZOEY AT BLARNEY ISLAND, 2012 HOB, 2016 HOB, 2015 HOB, 2016 CHICAGO BLUES FEST - RYAN SHEA & FAMOUS DAVE, 2016 VIC - RIVER ROAST

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L-R: CLIF, JR, REV 2016 CHICAGO BLUES FEST, OPENING FOR THE OUTLAWS, CLIF & REV RIVER ROAST, RICKY KEYS & RYAN, CLIF LEE HOB, RYAN SHEA, 2016 BOURBON STREET, RYAN MUMBY, 2017 WINDY CITY DUO HOB, 2017 REV & FAMOUS DAVE HOB

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L-R: REV AT HOUSE OF BLUES CHICAGO, HOB AUDITORIUM, OPENING FOR CHARLIE DANIELS, 2016 CHICAGO BLUES FEST, HOB, HOB, 2016 REV & JR BEER HOUSE CHICAGO, CLIF AT 2016 CHICAGO BLUES FEST, 2017 UNDERGROUND WONDERBAR

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 L-R: REV & BUDDY GUY, REV & JOE BONAMASSA, HAMBONE, DAVE & REV AT 2016 WDCB 90.9FM RADIO SHOW, REV & SHIRLEY BB KING, KATE MOSS & REV, OPENING FOR MARSHALL TUCKER BAND, 2016 CHICAGO HOB, 2017 LELAND FEST (AURORA)

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L-R: REV - 2017 DANNY BOY JAZZ BLUES FEST (N. IRELAND), DANNY BOY FEST WITH KAZ HAWKINS, DANNY BOY FEST WITH KAZ, MIKE RODBARD SHOW#2, DANNY BOY FEST STAGE, REV, GEORGE AT FRANK OWENS MARQUEE, MICKEY, REV  

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 L-R: REV - HOB MOJO STAGE, ALBERT CUMMINGS, MIKE WHEELER, MATT SCHOFIELD, SHERYL YOUNGBLOOD, HOB EVENT, 2019 REV & TESLA, 2018 REV & KEVIN GUFFY (HONG KONG), 2018 REV LIVE AT STUDIO ONE (CENTRAL HONG KONG)   

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L-R: 2018 REV & SHUN KIKUTA (JAPAN), 2018 REV & SHUN (JAPAN), 2018 REV AT THE WANCH (HONG KONG), 2018 REV & MOBHK, REV HARP & GUITAR (HK), 2018 REV & MOBHK, 2018 REV AT SAILORS PUB (GERMANY), 2018 REV & FRIENDS  

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L-R: 2019 KEVIN PAUL, JIMI GUITAR, WINDY CITY DUO DUO FOUNDATION RM, JOHN ABBATE, REV, (7) PIECE BAND, RYAN SHEA & RICH, TOM HOLLAND, PIERRE LACOCQUE "MISSISSIPPI HEAT" & REV, MIKE WHEELER & REV, LOUIE "ROLLOVER" & REV  

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MESSAGE FROM THE BAND - AUGUST 2020:
 
Check back soon for more new dates and rescheduled dates. 
 
The CD "Live at the Machine Shop" was released on-line worldwide in May 2020. 
 
The next on-line CD release will be "In Motion" later this year. 

For additional band inforamtion and social media go to:

  • Music downloads and streaming - iTunes, Spotify and more!
  • Concert videos - You Tube and Facebook
  • Photo and video-sharing - Instagram 
 
Stay safe, stay well and stay fun!
 
Rich Rev 
 

UPCOMING LIVE PERFORMANCES

 

2020 COMING SOON - CONFIRMED DATES:

 

  1. SEPT. FRI. 4 - BAR EVOLUTION "Acoustic Rev Ups Live" - 27 N. River St., Batavia, IL 8:30PM-11:30PM Featuring Rich & George "Acoustic Duo"
  2. SEPT MON. 7 - FULLER'S PUB "Live Band" - 3203 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL Starting at 3:00PM Featuring Rev, George, Vic & John Abbate "Live in the Play Lot"
  3. SEPT. FRI. 11 - COUNTRYSIDE SALOON "Live Band" - 2501 E. Ballard Rd., Des Plaines, IL 8:30PM-12:30AM Featuring Rev, MG, George & Big John Support Local Music!
  4. SEPT. FRI. 25 - WYNDHAM GARDEN KENOSHA HARBORSIDE "Acoustic Rev Ups Live" - 5125 6th Ave., Kenosha, WI 7PM-10PM Rich & George "Acoustic Duo"
  5. SEPT. SUN. 27 - ROADHOUSE RTE 47 "Bloodies & Blues" - 1901 S Bridge St. Yorkville, IL 12PM-3PM Featuring Rich & George "Acoustic Duo"

 

See you at the next revved up rock n' blues show!  


  

OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION

 

The "Windy City Rev Ups" band also known at the House of Blues Chicago as the Windy City Duo or Trio, have been performing together for over 15 years. They have toured in the USA, Europe & Asia, released 10 CD's, have listeners worldwide in 47 countries and they have won numerous music awards including "Best R&B Band", "Best Blues Band" and "Best Local CD Release". Their music captures the characteristic sound of Chicago style blues fused with harmonica and guitar driven rock n' roll. Their stage shows are far beyond ordinary and well suited for music lovers of all generations. They perform popular music and originals that are guaranteed to get rock clubs rockin', blues joints smokin' and dance floors hoppin'. 

 

 


 

ARTIST INFORMATION

  


BIO - The Windy City Rev Ups have been performing for over 15 years, 1,000's of live shows all over Chicago and including international performances.

STYLE OF MUSIC - They perform upbeat rock n' blues music, a mixed of popular blues standards, classic rock anthems and original songs.

FAR BEYOND ORDINARY - Their music is well suited for music lovers of all generations!.
 
CREDENTIALS - They are a hard working band, performing 80 to 100 shows a year at upscale venues all over Chicago, including the House of Blues Chicago since 2009.    

CD COLLECTION & MP3 DOWNLOADS - They have released 10 CD's and 100's of Mp3's worldwide since 2008, over 500 Spotify listeners in 47 countries. 
 
WEB SITE, SOCIAL NETWORKING & VIDEO SITES - They have multiple social media fan sites, a 20 page website, with weekly updates on Instagram and Facebook. 

BOOKING INFORMATION - The band can perform in a variety of musical line ups to accomodate both large & small venues, full 6, 5 or 4 piece band or more intimate acoustic duo/trio.
 
CONTACT - For immediate contact, email the band today! 

  • Email - info@windycityrevups.com
  • Website - www.windycityrevups.com
  • Facebook - www.facebook.com/windycityrevups
  • CD Baby - www.cdbaby.com/Artist/WindyCityRevUps
  • You Tube - www.youtube.com/user/WindyCityRevUps
  • iTunes - itunes.apple.com/us/artist/windy-city-rev-ups/id287283902
  • Instagram - windycityrevups
  • Twitter - #windycityrevups

Note - Cut and paste links, some are unsupported due to excessive Spam and Robo emails.


 

CD & ON-LINE RELEASES 

  

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L to R: 


#1 - Live in Chicago (2008) - Retail Release

#2 - Swing Out Chicago (2008) - "All Original" Retail Release

#3 - Rev It Up (2009) - Fan Club Release

#4 - Live & Acoustic Vol. 1 (2010) - Retail Release

#5 - Live & Acoustic Vol. 2 (2010) - Fan Club Release

#6 - The R&B Sessions (2011) - "Instrumental" Retail Release

#7 - Rockin' at the Lake House (2012) - Retail Release

#8 - Live in Chicago II (2012) - Fan Club Release & 2019 Retail Release

#9 - Live at the Machine Shop (2015) - Fan Club Release

#10 - In Motion (2019) - Fan Club Release 

 

 


 

SOCIAL MEDIA SITES

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MOST RECENT FAN CLUB & RETAIL RELEASES

 

  

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LIVE IN CHICAGO II - 2012 FAN CLUB & 2019 RETAIL RELEASE (AVAIL. ON-LINE)

   

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IN MOTION - 2019 FAN CLUB RELEASE (AVAIL. @ LIVE SHOWS)

  

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LIVE AT THE MACHINE SHOP - 2015 FAN CLUB (AVAIL. @ LIVE SHOWS)

  





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