Entries by Paul Braun

IDES SHOWS POSTPONED

With our home State of Illinois in “Stay Home” mode, and many others shutting down public gatherings, many of the Ides’ current concert dates have been postponed. Some have already been relisted with later dates, some have yet to be rescheduled. Please check the list carefully for the revised dates. We will update the listing […]

Jim Peterik’s World Stage Performance Jan 25th Naperville, IL

It was another sold out, stellar night featuring The Ides of March, Dave Jenkins of Pablo Cruise, David Pack (formerly of Ambrosia,) blues master Anthony Gomes, Toby Hitchcock of Pride of Lions, Colin Peterik and Steely Dan tribute band Brooklyn Charmers, Yvonne Gage, Riley Pettrone and special surprise guest, Joel Hoekstra of Whitesnake, Trans Siberian […]

Ides and Guest at City Winery March 4, 2020

The Ides are back at this great in-town venue on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020, with very special guest, award-winning blues artist Anthony Gomes!Anthony will bring his soulful blues mastery to the stage, and will join the Ides on several songs from their new 55thAnniversary album “Play On.”What could be better on a Wednesday night, than to […]

IT’S AN IDES CHRISTMAS!

The Ides Of March featuring Jim Peterik bring their gala Christmas Show to the venerable Arcada Theatre once again on Saturday December 14th. Celebrating their 55th year together with ALL the original members, The Ides Christmas show has become one of the entertainment highlights of all Chicagoland. Special guest this year is Toby Hitchcock, the […]

THE BIG 55TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW W/ SPECIAL GUESTS MARK FARNER, CATHY RICHARDSON, AND BO BICE

The Ides will celebrate the release of their latest album, “Play On,” along with their 55th Anniversary year at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, Illinois on Saturday, October 26th. Joining the Ides will be special guests Mark Farner (formerly of Grand Funk Railroad,) Cathy Richardson (longtime friend and current lead singer of Jefferson Starship) and […]

CATHY RICHARDSON TO JOIN THE 55TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT

Legendary Chicago singer/songwriter Cathy Richardson, who is now also the lead singer of Jefferson Starship, will join the Ides on October 26th at the Genesee Theatre to reprise her duet on “Blue Storm Rising” among other songs. Richardson joins special guest stars Mark Farner, formerly of Grand Funk Railroad, and Bo Bice, American Idol finalist […]

IDES TO PLAY IN PRISON

We’re playing a special gig at the old historic Joliet Prison on Saturday the 24th!  Come join us! https://www.jolietprison.org/…/the-ides-of-march-will-rock…/