We are excited for this weekend! Check out Brainchild Friday 9:30-10:30pm and The Spirit Saturday 4:00-5:00pm both on the Gateway Stage! A lot of great music at this Festival. Hope to see you there!
Get tickets at peoriabluesandheritagefestival.com
Our next stop is Decatur, IL!
Free Block Party on South Oakland Ave. in the West End of Decatur. Live music, delicious food, cold beer, dancing, and fun. Celebrate our 7th year of the Oakwood Block Party!
Don’t miss the 5K that starts in Fairview park and ends at the block party. Click here for more details on the 5K – https://www.facebook.com/
Live Music from 5PM-12AM
Brainchild Funky, Guitar Riff Driven, Progressive Jam Band
Sunshine Daydream: One-of-a-kind funky dance party with the music of the Grateful Dead and some Original songs
Bric-a-Brac Rock N Roll
Mammoth Cannon Pop / Rock
Eesabella Belly Dance
This free event is sponsored by the Decatur Earthmover Credit Union, Promax Construction, Miller Lite and the members of the Oakwood Business Association
Lock Stock & Barrel
Donnie’s Homespun Pizza
ProEmp & Associates
Staley Credit Union
Re/Max Executives Plus of Decatur, IL
Fleet Feet Sports Decaturt
Prairie Ornamantels: Darren Miller
Jeffrey’s Meat Market
Hendricks & Carr Marketing and Publishing
Nick Smith Design
Head West Sub Shop
Spin City Cycles
CherryBerry Decatur, IL
The Woods At Millikin
Our next show is at Pour Bros. in Peoria Heights, IL. We will be performing as our Wood Brothers tribute band “The Spirit!” If you’re a fan of the Wood Brothers this is a show you don’t want to miss! And if you haven’t heard of them, there might not be a better way to be introduced. Can’t wait to see you all there!
August 5th 7-10pm
Looking forward to our show this Saturday! The Mousetrap Bar and Grill is one of our favorite spots! Combine that with our good friends Art of Ill Fusion and it’s sure to be a great night! Hope to see you there!
Catch us this Thursday along with Steady Flow, Old Shoe and Dance Monkey Dance at the Heart of Illinois Fair!
here are the set times
5:30-6:30 pm DANCE MONKEY DANCE
7-8 pm BRAINCHILD
8:30-10 pm STEADY FLOW
10:30-12 pm OLD SHOE
We had a great time at the Lunar Landing Fest this year! All the bands sounded great and it was one of the funkiest shows we’ve done this year. Thanks to Tanner Brown from Steady Flow for sitting in on bass! He said it was his first gig playing bass but he seriously killed it! Also Jason Kearney from MELK sat in on keys and murdered it as well! Thanks to everyone that came out!
Our Tribute to the Wood Brothers project formally known as Brainbrothers has a new name. We have decided to go with the Spirit: a Tribute to the Wood Brothers. It seems like a good fit for what we are trying to do with the band. Pony is lead vocals and drums. Jake plays guitar. Roy does backup vocals along with melodica and some backup guitar parts. Then we are joined by Aaron Miller on bass and backup vocals and Mike Miller on slide guitar and backup vocals. Both from the Easy Riders. It is a fun tribute we will be doing here and there throughout the year. I will post the dates on our date sidebar section. Check it out if you’re a Wood Brothers fan!
Our next stop is Summer Camp Music Festival! We are excited to be playing 3 sets this year! Summer Camp is always a highlight of our year and this year is shaping to be the same.
You can catch us Friday at Noon at the V.I.P. tent.
Sunday 4:30-5:30PM on the Camping stage.
And Saturday night we will be doing a special Wood Brothers tribute set 11:15-12:15AM at the V.I.P. tent!
find event and ticket info at http://summercampfestival.com/
This Friday at Kenny’s West Side Pub in Peoria we will be doing a tribute to one of our favorite bands, the Wood Brothers!
The show will consist of Wood Brothers music all night performed by members of Brainchild and Easy Riders!
Hope to see you there!