The Stingers Music

Classic Rock Band from Chicago, IL - Will travel up to 100 miles
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MEMBER SINCE 2013
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BOOKED 6 days ago

$350 - $4000 per event
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About
Chicago Classic Rock - Rhythm & Blues Cover Band

When The Stingers play, audiences respond. With solid vocals and peerless musicianship, this Chicago-based group plays a tasty crowd-pleasing blend of Classic Rock, 60's-style pop, gritty soul and R&B. They play a lot of familiar covers with just the right amount of lesser-known treasures while putting a distinctive Stingers stamp on it all. It's a musical mix that keeps club, festival and private party audiences wondering what they're going to pull out of their collective hats next.

When you hire the Stingers for a gig you will be getting a professional performance by seasoned musicians that have been playing throughout the city of Chicago and surrounding areas for years.
They take care to accommodate the clients needs by asking the right questions to make sure that your event will be a success. Whether it's a performance at a pub, a small backyard party, corporate event, or a larger outdoor festival they give the same....100%.

The Stingers will personally follow up to ask you about specific details that many Bands do not even consider. Their knowledge of the music combined with your knowledge of your event will insure success!

Please consider the stingers for your next event.

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25+ GigMasters Bookings
Responds quickly to client requests
A GigMasters member for 5+ years
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2018!
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2016!

Wedding Reception

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The Stingers are awesome! They played a great set at the beginning of our wedding reception and they got the party started! Rick is extremely professional and worked closely with us to craft the exact evening we had in mind. The whole group is incredibly talented, and I am still getting compliments a month later on how great they were. I highly recommend the Stingers and I wish I had another big party coming up so that we could hire them again!

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Birthday Party (Adult)

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Hired The Stingers classic rock band for my 50th birthday bash. They were amazing and everyone at my party thought they were outstanding! Band leader Rick is super nice, very easy to work with and very accommodating. Perfectly kept the flow of party going strong and everyone danced! I highly recommend The Stingers to others and would hire them again! Peter R.

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Happy Hour

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They are FANTASTIC! Would recommend to anyone looking for great live music. Looking forward to booking them again for any of my Happy Hours at any of my stores.

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Wedding Reception

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My husband and I hired The Stingers for our backyard wedding reception. It was a casual event that called for a jam band that would get the guests up and dancing, and The Stingers delivered just that. Their setlist was well developed and kept the party upbeat and singing along. Rick and the rest of the band have a great sound and are extremely talented. What I truly appreciated most it that these guys are in it for the love of the music and nothing else. I cannot recommend them enough for your event, I promise they will not disappoint, and by the end of your experience you will be happy to have made friends with this band. Thanks again Stingers!

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Private Party

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Great band! We had the Stingers preform at and end of summer party with multiple generations dancing the night away. Still receiving compliments on the band today. Thanks so much for making the evening great!

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Community Event

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Great band! Everyone enjoyed their music and they sounded great!

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Community Event

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They did everything we asked. We gave them a list of recommendation for our party. They performed outstanding. They will be getting referrals for time to come. They were greater than expected. Thank you from the Knights of Columbus Belvidere il

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Fundraiser

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The Stingers were a great addition to our event! They were a blast to have and amazing performers-would definitely recommend them to anyone else looking for a band for an event!!!

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Private Party

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The band was accommodating, and very easy and enjoyable to work with. Rick couldn't be more help ful in answering my questions. The experience was great, and they made the party ROCK! I"d recommend them for any party you won't be disappointed:)

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Private Party

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Very professional and good too! Everybody at my party loved them and asked how I found out about them. Nice bunch!

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PAST EVENTS
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2019
Oct
19
Community Event
Chicago, IL
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
2019
Sep
28
Festival
Aurora, IL
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
2019
Sep
21
Fundraiser
Chicago, IL
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
2019
Aug
8
Community Event
Wauconda, IL
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2019
Aug
3
Birthday Party (Adult)
Park Ridge, IL
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2019
Jul
18
Community Event
Chicago, IL
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
2019
Jul
17
Community Event
Evanston, IL
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
Jul
6
Birthday Party (Adult)
Highland, IN
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2019
Jun
8
Graduation Party
Crown Point, IN
2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
2018
Sep
8
Community Event
Downers Grove, IL
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
2018
Aug
10
Community Event
Downers Grove, IL
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
2018
Aug
4
Wedding Reception
Chicago, IL
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
2018
Jul
19
Happy Hour
Chicago, IL
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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Please note The Stingers Music will also travel to Cicero, Berwyn, Oak Park, Forest Park, Hines, Lyons, Riverside, Brookfield, Maywood, River Forest, Summit Argo, Carol Stream, La Grange Park, Bellwood, Bedford Park, Melrose Park, Westchester, Burbank, Bridgeview, Hillside, Hinsdale, Hometown, La Grange, River Grove, Stone Park, Western Springs, Berkeley, Franklin Park, Justice, Norridge.
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