Never Say Die!  - A celebration of BLACK SABBATH and ABBA

Never Say Die! - A celebration of BLACK SABBATH and ABBA

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Fri, October 26, 2018

9:00 pm

The Hideout

Chicago, IL

$12.00

Tickets at the Door

Void of Sabbath
Void of Sabbath
VOID OF SABBATH, a collective of Chicago’s most adventurous musicians honoring the lineage of Black Sabbath, brings 2018 to a thundering close for a special New Year’s Eve show at the Hideout.

VOID OF SABBATH made its debut in October before a sold-out audience at the Hideout and featured leading players from Califone, Pinebender, Redgrave, Hujo, and The Judy Green.

The band returns to celebrate the new year to come and to mourn the one that falls in its wake.

In honoring the music and timeless themes of Black Sabbath, VOID OF SABBATH gives audiences a cathartic outlet to make sense of the social and political chaos that dominates the current era. Just as the music remains universal, Black Sabbath’s messages involving war profiteers and sinister authoritarianism are as current as the latest news feed. Lead vocalist Angie Mead strips Black Sabbath’s catalog of its male birthright and pushes the music forward with a modern female perspective.

Heavy and defiant, the music of VOID OF SABBATH could be ripped from 1968 or 2018. With big things planned for 2019, the time for the band is always now.
Angie Mead
Angie Mead
ANGIE MEAD is the lead singer and guitarist for the Chicago rock duo Redgrave.
Jeanine O'Toole
Jeanine O'Toole
JEANINE O'TOOLE is a singer/percussionist for The Golden Horse Ranch Square Dance Band, The Eternals, and previously of Bare Mutants and The 1900s. She is a vocalist in the ABBA set.
Jim Becker
Jim Becker
JIM BECKER is a musician, producer, and sound engineer who has played around the world since the 1980's. He has record and collaborated with a long list of rock, folk, and experimental bands including Califone, Iron & Wine, Dirty Three, Scott Tuma, and Bitchin' Bajas. He is the founding member of The Paulina Hollers, with Lea Tshilds since 1996. Jim plays banjo, fiddle, mandolin, and is known for his original improvisations and use of effects and draws from a wide range of inspirations, from classic rock to Appalachian music. Jim has been a member of Mind Over Mirrors since 2016.
Reid Coker
Reid Coker
REID COKER is a songwriter and musician who has fronted the groups The Judy Green and Billy Blake and the Vagabonds. He has played, recorded and toured the US, Europe and Canada with Califone, Fruit Bats, Tijuana Hercules, and The Bitter Tears.
Stephen Howard
Stephen Howard
STEPHEN HOWARD is a multi-instrumentalist and long-standing zither player for Chicago's Blue Man Group, Pinebender, William Elliott Witmore, and David Zollo. He is also the founding drummer in Redgrave.
Josh Johannpeter
Josh Johannpeter
JOSH JOHANNPETER is the drummer for the electronic music duo Hujo and a founding member of Mahjongg, which released 5 albums and EPs and toured extensively throughout North America and Europe. Josh has also played with Bobby Conn, Lazer Crystal and Faust.
Kent Lambert
Kent Lambert
KENT LAMBERT is the founding member of Roommate. The band started as a Kent Lambert solo project in NYC IN 2000 and has been an ever-mutating Chicago band since 2004. The band's 2015 album MAKE LIKE was released in 2015 and described by (sic) magazine's Tim Clark as "Astute, comical, meticulously performed and deeply affecting, both lyrically and musically."

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Venue Information:
The Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL, 60642
http://www.hideoutchicago.com