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Saturday June 22nd! The WiseGuys will play at the 2024 TLR Concert Series in Mt. Carroll, Illinois. Plan ahead and reserve your cabin, RV site, camp site, etc., and enjoy all the amenities Timber Lake Resort has to offer.  Visit Timber Lake Resort website for further details: www.timberlakeresort.com Showtime: The WiseGuys 7:00pm - 10:00pm. 

The WiseGuys at Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Indiana on Sunday July 28th, 2:30Pm - 4:00pm - Main Stage.  Held in Downtown Whiting, Pierogi Fest provides an annual opportunity for people to return to their roots, celebrate their heritage, and have a lot of fun. The incredible event draws more than 300,000 people from across the nation and the world. Numerous live music acts will be performing throughout the three-day event across multiple stages, and dozens of food and beer vendors will be serving up tasty eats and drinks to enjoy.  The WiseGuys will be headlining on Sunday and playing on the Main Stage to close-out the Festival. Visit www.pierogifest.net for more details about nearby parking and hotels.  We hope to see you!  

Friday May 24th!  The WiseGuys and Enuff Z' Nuff will be rockin' some of you favorite tunes at Tony D's in Elmwood Park, IL. Come kickoff "Memorial Day Weekend" with us and get ready for a high energy show that will have you dancing all night! 
Doors open at 7:00pm! Tickets available in advance on eventbrite.com or at the door! 

The WiseGuys at Teddy O' Brain's on Friday April 12th! The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at Teddy O' Brian's in Highwood, IL. Drinks & live music on a festive Friday night in April. Showtime 8:00pm - 11:00pm. Doors open early! We hope to see you! 

Durty Nellies Show Saturday March 3oth! “The WiseGuys” will be rockin’ some of your favorite tunes along with the band “Torn” (a Creed tribute band) at the iconic Durty Nellies in Palatine, IL.  Our friends from Torn will kick things off followed by The WiseGuys. Come early so we can hang out! Tickets $10 at the door. 

Saturday June 22nd! The WiseGuys at the 2024 TLR Concert Series in Mt. Carroll, Illinois. Plan ahead and reserve your cabin, RV site, camp site, etc., and enjoy all the amenities Timber Lake Resort has to offer.  Visit Timber Lake Resort website for further details.  Showtime: The WiseGuys 7:00pm - 10:00pm. 

The WiseGuys "rock all night long" at the Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa in Michigan City, Indiana on Friday, June 28th! Showtime 9:00pm to 1:00am.  Visit Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa to plan your stay. 

The WiseGuys at Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Indiana on Sunday July 28th, 2:30Pm - 4:00pm - Main Stage.  Held in Downtown Whiting, Pierogi Fest provides an annual opportunity for people to return to their roots, celebrate their heritage, and have a lot of fun. The incredible event draws more than 300,000 people from across the nation and the world. Numerous live music acts will be performing throughout the three-day event across multiple stages, and dozens of food and beer vendors will be serving up tasty eats and drinks to enjoy.  The WiseGuys will be headlining on Sunday and playing on the Main Stage to close out the Festival. Visit www.pierogifest.net for more details about nearby parking and hotels.  We hope to see you!  

The WiseGuys at the iconic Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL, on the Main Stage on Friday February 23rd, 2024. Doors @ 8:00pm! Showtime 9:00pm! Wrigleyville rock's!  Stay tuned for some special guest appearances! We hope you can make it!

Cubby Bear Ticket Link:
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Friday April 12th, at Teddy O' Brian's in Highwood, IL . The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at Teddy O' Brian's. Drinks & live music in the festive town of Highwood on a Saturday night in April! Showtime 8:00pm - 11:00pm. Doors open early! We hope to see you!
Teddy O' Brian's is located at 432 Sheridan, Highwood, IL 

“The WiseGuys” will be rockin’ some of your favorite tunes along with the band “Torn” (a Creed tribute band) at the iconic Durty Nellies in Palatine, IL on Saturday March 30th. Our friends from Torn will kick things off followed by The WiseGuys. Come early so we can hang out! Tickets $8 at the door. 

"Memorial Day Weekend"2024! The WiseGuys will kick off the "Memorial Day Weekend" on Friday May 24th, at Tony D's In Elmwood Park, IL. Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm. Doors @ 7:00pm. We hope to see you! 

 

Quick note! We'll be spending some time in these winter months working on some new tunes in our rehearsal studio then adding them to our show set list(s).   We'll be working on a few originals as well.  See you soon! 

The WiseGuys at Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL  on the Main Stage on Friday February 23rd in 2024. Further details TBA

Wow that was an amazing, crazy fun Christmas show at Richie's!!!  Thank You for having us!  We would like to thank everyone who came out and made it so much fun as well as the musicians that joined us on stage and performed with us. See you soon! 

Saturday December 16th! Christmas Holiday's Party at Richie's Restaurant & Sports Lounge in Schiller Park, IL. Sponsored by: Patrick & Sons Plumbing & Sewers. Showtime 8:00pm- 11:00pm - Doors open early - No cover
Richie's is Located at 9812 Lawrence Ave, Schiller Park, IL 60176. We hope to see you!

In 2024! The WiseGuys at Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL  on Friday February 23rd in 2024. Further details TBA

In 2024! The WiseGuys at Grandapa's St Paddy's Weekend in Glenview, IL  on Friday February 23rd in 2024. Further details TBA 

In 2024! The WiseGuys at Timber Lake Resort, Mt Carroll, IL on June 22nd! Come see and enjoy the outdoors at this beautiful camp style resort. Lots of fun games, bar, large swimming pool and amenities to take in. Showtime 7:00pm - !0;00pm.  We hope you can make it! 

Next Up!  The WiseGuys will play the "Toys for Tots" ride event held at Tony D's in Elmwood Park, IL  The ride will commence in the morning of Sunday December 3rd, at Tony D's and conclude at Tony d's with The WiseGuys rockin' some of your favorite tunes on a "Sunday Funday"! Show time 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Further ride details: Breakfast & Bloody Mary's at 7:00am. Kickstands up at 9:00am!  We hope to see you!  

Debut Show at Teddy O' Brain's on Saturday November 18th! The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at Teddy O' Brian's in Highwood, IL. Drinks & live music on a cozy Saturday night in November! Showtime 8:00pm - 11:00pm. Doors open early! We hope to see you!

The WiseGuys at Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL  on Friday February 23rd in 2024. Further details TBA

We had a blast performing at Rookies Rochaus in West Dundee, IL this past weekend! It was an incredible night, in an amazing venue, and we'd like to thank Rookies Rochaus for the hospitality. 

Richie's Restaurant & Sports Lounge in Schiller Park, IL. Showtime 8:30 - Midnight - Doors open early - No cover. 
Richie's is Located at 9812 Lawrence Ave, Schiller Park, IL 60176. We hope to see you! 

Friday October 20th, The WiseGuys will play at the iconic Rookies Rochaus, in West Dundee, IL.  Doors open at 6:00pm! 
Showtimes:
Burning Cactus 6:30pm
The WiseGuys 7:45pm
Jak Tripper 9:30pm

Tickets available in advance on www.seetickets.us or at the door on show night!  
Rookies Rochaus is located at: 98 W. Main Street, West Dundee, IL 60118-2015

The WiseGuys at Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL  on Friday February 23rd in 2024. Further details TBA

The WiseGuys will venture into the fun night life town of Highwood, IL on Saturday November 18th!  Teddy O'Brian's is the place to be on that Saturday! Further Details TBA!

The WiseGuys will play the "Toys for Tots" event held at Tony D's in Elmwood Park, IL  The ride will commence in the morning of Sunday December 3rd, and conclude at Tony d's with The WiseGuys rockin' some of your favorite tunes on a "Sunday Funday"! Show time 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Further ride details TBA!

The WiseGuys will be playing at Tony D's Restaurant & Sports Bar, on Saturday October 14th. Tony D's has good food & drinks! Showtimes 8:30pm to midnight! Doors open Early! We hope to see you! Tony D's is located at 7725 W. Belmont Ave, Elmwood Park, IL 60707.

Friday October 20th, The WiseGuys will play at the iconic Rookies Rochaus, in West Dundee, IL  Showtime 7:45pm - 9:15pm. Doors open at 6:00pm! Tickets available in advance on www.seetickets.us or at the door on show night! 
Rookies Rochaus is located at: 98 W. Main Street, West Dundee, IL 60118-2015

! Saturday October 7th! The WiseGuys will play "Rocktoberfest" at Grandpa's Place, outdoors in Glenview, IL Food and games all day. Kid's corner, Beer Stein Holding and Carrying contest! (3) bands will play. Music starts at 4:00pm and goes until 9:30pm. The WiseGuys take the stage from 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Rocktoberfest will be located outside at 1868 Prairie Street, Glenview, IL. If the weather doesn't cooperate on Saturday the event will be moved indoors. We hope you can make it! 

Saturday October 7th! The WiseGuys play Rocktoberfest at Grandpa's Place, outdoors in Glenview, IL  Showtime 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Rocktoberfest will be located outside at 1868 Prairie Street, Glenview, IL. 

The WiseGuys will be playing at Tony D's Restaurant & Sports Bar, on Saturday October 14th. Tony D's has good food & drinks! Showtimes 8:30pm to midnight! Doors open Early! We hope to see you! Tony D's is located at 7725 W. Belmont Ave, Elmwood Park, IL 60707.

Friday October 20th, The WiseGuys will play at the iconic Rookies Rochaus, in West Dundee, IL  Showtime 7:45pm - 9:15pm. Doors open at 6:00pm! Tickets available in advance on www.seetickets.us or at the door on show night!
Rookies Rochaus is located at: 98 W. Main Street, West Dundee, IL 60118-2015

The WiseGuys will play at Station 34 in Mt Prospect, IL on Friday September 22nd! Showtime 8:30pm to 11:30pm.  Station 34 is located at 34 South Main Street, Mt Prospect, IL 60056.  Station 34 has great food & Drinks - No Cover! We hope to see you!

MT Barrels! This Saturday August 26th, The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at MT Barrels  in Schaumburg, IL. MT barrels has great food and drinks!  Showtime 8:30pm - 11:30pm. Doors open early - Tickets $10 at the door - We hope to see you!  
MT Barrels is located at 1712 W. Wise Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193

The WiseGuys will play at Station 34 in Mt Prospect, IL on Friday September 22nd! Showtime 8:30pm to 11:30pm.  Station 34 is located at 34 South Main Street, Mt Prospect, IL 60056.  Station 34 has great food & Drinks - No Cover! We hope to see you!

This Saturday August 19th, Shoeless Joe's! Early Show! Showtime: 7:30pm - 10:30pm! Saturday August 19th, The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at Shoeless Joe's. Shoeless Joe's has great food and drinks!  Doors open early - No Cover!  We hope to see you! 
Shoeless Joe's is located at 4926 N River Rd, Schiller Park, IL 60176

Saturday October 7th! The WiseGuys play Octoberfest at Grandpa's Place, outdoors in Glenview, IL  Showtime 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Octoberfest will be located outside at 1868 Prairie street, Glenview, IL.  

Friday August 11th, Edison Park Inn will host the “Edison Park Fest Afterparty” with live music from "The WiseGuys". Be sure to stop in upstairs and catch the show in the big room right after the bands “Strung Out” and “Simply Elton” come off the stage. The Afterparty show starts at 10:00pm! Doors open upstairs at 9:00pm. No cover! We hope to see you!
Strung Out: 5:15pm - 7:15pm
Simply Elton: 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The WiseGuys Afterparty: 10:00pm - 1:00am

 

Shoeless Joe's! Early Show! Showtime: 7:30pm - 10:30pm! Saturday August 19th, The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at Shoeless Joe's. Shoeless Joe's has great food and drinks!  Doors open early - No Cover!  We hope to see you! 

MT Barrels! Saturday August 26th, The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at MT Barrels  in Schaumburg, IL. MT barrels has great food and drinks!  Showtime 8:30pm - 11:30pm. Doors open early - Tickets $10 at the door - We hope to see you! 
MT Barrels is located at 1712 W. Wise Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193

The Northwest Side Picnic 2023! The WiseGuys will be one of "Five bands" to play at Schiller Woods West Grove #2 in the annual Northwest side Outdoor Festival on Saturday July 15th.      
Band Line up:    
Zero2Hero: 12:00pm - 1:00pm    
The WiseGuys: 1:15 - 2:15pm    
Audiobon: 2:30pm - 3:30pm    
Vintage: 3:45pm - 4:45pm     
Kashmir: 5:00pm - 7:00pm 

The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's on Saturday July 8th, at Grandpa's Place. Doors open early! Showtime 8:00pm to 11:30pm. Grandpa's Place is located at 1868 Prairie St, Glenview, IL.
We hope to see you!

Showtime! Durty Nellies, Saturday June 24th! The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes at Durty Nellies in Palatine, IL with special Guest's pet RockMississippi Heat will kickoff the afternoon at 4:00pm followed by pet Rock! And then The WiseGuys will cap off the night and rock your night away! 
Dinner show - Mississippi Heat: 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Night show - petRock - The wiseGuys: Showtime 8:00pm to 12:00am.

Farmapalooza 2023! Monday July 3rd, The WiseGuys and the Semple Band will be playing at this years Farmapalooza 2023 in Leaf River, IL. Showtime: 5:00pm to 11:00pm.

Saturday Night July 8th! The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's at the iconic Grandpa's Place in Glenview, IL. Doors open early! Showtime 8:00pm to 11:30pm. Grandpa's is located at 1868 Prairie St, Glenview, IL. We hope to see you!  

The Northwest Side Picnic 2023! The WiseGuys will be one of "Five bands" to play at Schiller Woods West Grove #2 in the annual Northwest side Outdoor Festival on Saturday July 15th.     
Band Line up:   
Zero2Hero: 12:00pm - 1:00pm   
The WiseGuys: 1:15 - 2:15pm   
Audiobon: 2:30pm - 3:30pm   
Vintage: 3:45pm - 4:45pm    
Mystery Guest Band: 5:00pm - 6:00pm 

The WiseGuys will be at the Hard Rock Cafe in Chicago, rockin’ some of your favorite tunes from 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s on Saturday June 3rd. Doors open early! Showtime 8:00pm to 10:00pm. If you plan to have dinner you can reserve a table on open table. Doors open early! All ages - No cover - We hope to see you! The Hard Rock Cafe is located at 63 W Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60654.  

Next up!  Saturday May 27th, The WiseGuys will be at Arlington Ale House rockin’ some of your favorite tunes from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s.  Showtime 9:00pm to 12:30am. Doors open early! - No cover - Arlington Ale House is located at 111 W Campbell St.,  3rd Floor, Arlington Heights, IL 60005. We hope to see you! 

Show news!: Monday July 3rd, The WiseGuys and the Semple Band will be playing at this years Farmapalooza 2023 in Leaf River, IL. Showtime: 5:00pm to 11:00pm.

Up Next! On Friday April 14th, The WiseGuys will be at Marcello's Father & Son's in the big room rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's. Come early for dinner and stay for the show! Showtime 9:00pm to Midnight! Doors open at 8:00pm. We hope to see you! Marcello's is located at 1911 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062. 

 

The WiseGuys at Shoeless Joe's Ale House & Grille! The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's rock tunes on Saturday April 8th. Showtime 7:30pm to 10:30pm.  We hope to see you!     
Shoeless Joe's is located at 4926 N River Road, Schiller Park, IL .

The WiseGuys will be rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's on Saturday July 8th, at Grandpa's Place. Doors open early! Showtime 8:00pm to 11:30pm. Grandpa's is located at 1868 Prairie St, Glenview, IL. We hope to see you!  

Up Next! St Paddy's weekend Show! The WiseGuys will be playing at Tony D's Restaurant & Sports Bar on St Paddy's Day weekend, on Saturday March 18th. Tony D's has good food & drinks! Showtimes 8:30pm to midnight! Doors open Early! We hope to see you! Tony D's is located at 7725 W. Belmont Ave, Elmwood Park, IL 60707.

The WiseGuys will be finishing up some recording's at Studio 2020 Chicago, on Saturday March 11th. 

The WiseGuys will be at Marcello's in the big room rockin' some of your favorite tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's. Come early for dinner and stay for the show! Showtime 9:00pm to Midnight! Doors open at 8:00pm. We hope to see you! Marcello's is located at 1911 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062. 

St Paddy's weekend Show! The WiseGuys will be playing at Tony D's Restaurant & Sports Bar on St Paddy's Day weekend, on Saturday March 18th. Tony D's has good food & drinks! Showtimes 8:30pm to midnight! Doors open Early! We hope to see you! Tony D's is located at 7725 W. Belmont Ave, Elmwood Park, IL 60707.

The WiseGuys at Shoeless Joe's Ale House & Grille! The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite 70's, 80's,90's and 2000's rock tunes on Saturday April 8th. Showtime 7:30pm to 10:30pm.  We hope to see you!    
Shoeless Joe's is located at 4926 N River Road, Schiller Park, IL .

The WiseGuys will be returning to play Brauer House on the "B House Live Room Stage" along with the "Smells Like Dave Grohl" band and The GMO's on Saturday January 14th, 2023. It's always a blast when these three bands get together and turn it up a notch! Doors open 7:00pm! Showtimes:  
The GMO's - 8:30pm, Smells Like Dave Grohl -  9:30pm - The WiseGuys 11:00pm to 1:00am. 

Next up! The WiseGuys Chicagolands favorite versatile rock cover band will be rockin’ some of your favorite 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s rock tunes at MT Barrels in Schaumburg, IL. Showtime 8:30pm to 10:00pm! Tickets $10 at the door! Come early so we can hangout!  MT Barrels is located at 1712 West Wise Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193. 

The WiseGuys will be returning to play Brauer House on the "B House Live Room Stage" along with the "Smells Like Dave Grohl" band and The GMO's on Saturday January 14th, 2023. It's always a blast when these three bands get together and turn it up a notch! Doors open 7:00pm! Showtimes: 
The GMO's - 8:30pm, Smells Like Dave Grohl -  9:30pm - 11:00pm to 1:00am. 

The WiseGuys at Shoeless Joe's Ale House & Grille! The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite 70's, 80's,90's and 2000's rock tunes on Saturday March 25th. Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm.  We hope to see you!   
Shoeless Joe's is located at 4926 N River Road, Schiller Park, IL .

Christmas Party at Richie's!  On Saturday December 17th, The WiseGuys will be playing at Richie's Restaurant & Sports Lounge. Doors open at 7:00pm. Showtime 8:30pm to Midnight. If you are reading this you are invited! See you there!

The WiseGuys will be returning to play Brauer House along with the "Smells Like Dave Grohl" band on Saturday January 14th, 2023. It's always a blast when these two bands get together and turn it up a notch! Doors open 8:00pm! Showtime: The WiseGuys 9:00pm to 10:30pm-Smells Like Dave Grohl 11:00pm to 1:00am. 

Next up! The WiseGuys will play at Station 34 in Mt Prospect, IL on Friday December 2nd! Showtime 8:30pm to 11:45pm.  Station 34 is located at 34 South Main Street, Mt Prospect, IL 60056.  We hope to see you!

The Holiday Season kicks off this week and The WiseGuys return to play “Edison Park Inn” upstairs in the big room on Saturday November 26th! Doors open at 8:00pm: Showtime 9:00pm to Midnight. No cover! Come have some fun!

Edison Park Inn is located at 6715 N. Olmsted Ave., Chicago, IL 

 

The WiseGuys will play at Station 34 in Mt Prospect, IL on Friday December 2nd! Showtime 8:30pm to 11:45pm.  Station 34 is located at 34 South Main Street, Mt Prospect, IL 60056.  We hope to see you! 

Next up! The WiseGuys will be rockin’ some of your favorite 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s rock tunes on Saturday November 12th, at Chicago Loop Sports Bar & Grill in Streamwood, IL. Hobo Junkies kick things off at 8:30pm! The WiseGuys at 10:15pm. Tickets $10 at the door. We hope to see you!  
Chicago Loop Sports Bar & Grill is located at 7 W. Streamwood Blvd., Streamwood, IL 60107.

Quick News! The WiseGuys are currently working on some originals and will be headed into the recording studio to record them.  Stay tuned! 

Up Next! We'll see you at the Club! The WiseGuys will return to play Club Belmont on Friday night October 28th. Doors open at 7:00pm. Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm. Club Belmont is located at 7844 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL.  See you at the Club!

The Rebel will Rock! The WiseGuys will be Rockin’ some of your favorite tunes from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s on Saturday October 8th, at The Irish Rebel. Showtime 9:00pm to Midnight. Doors open early! Come early so we can hang out! The Irish Rebel is located 9953 Southwest Highway, Oak, Lawn, IL 

See you at the Club! The WiseGuys will return to play Club Belmont on Friday night October 28th. Doors open at 7:00pm. Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm. Club Belmont is located at 7844 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL.  See you at the Club! 

The WiseGuys will play at Station 34 in Mt Prospect, IL on Friday September 23rd, Showtime 8:30pm to 11:45pm.  Station 34 is located at 34 South Main Street, Mt Prospect, IL 60056.  We hope to see you! 

Ride em’ if you got em’! “Bike Night” with an “End Of Summer Bash”. October 1st, outdoor show! The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s Rock tunes! Free food provided by Jack’s Place! 7:00pm to 11:00pm! Bikes, Live Music, Food & Drinks! Can’t beat it!

The WiseGuys will be of one several bands to play at "The Landmark Inn of Northbrook Music Festival" on Saturday September 17th.  Showtimes 3:00pm to 10:00pm.

Showtimes:

Now & Then 4:00pm

Audiobon 6:00pm

The WiseGuys 8:00pm.

The Landmark Inn is located at: 1352 Shermer Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062

 

You Like Liquid? The WiseGuys will travel up North to Madison, Wisconsin on Friday August 19th, to play a show at "Liquid", the busiest & most successful independent music venue in the #1 college town in America. Doors open at 9:00pm. Shows start at 9:20pm. Tickets Available on line at: www.liquidmadison.com 

Festival Showtime! Edison Park Fest Afterparty! Friday night August 12th, be sure to catch The Edison Park Fest Afterparty with live music from The WiseGuys in the upstairs room at the Edison Park Inn.  Show starts at 10:30pm!  No cover! We hope to see you! 

Up Next Friday July 29th, Rookie's outside on the Patio! The WiseGuys will be rockin' the Patio with some of your favorite rock tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's.  Showtime 6:00pm to 9:30pm.  Rookie's is located at 2486 Bushwood Drive, Elgin, IL 60124. 

Saturday July 30th, The WiseGuys will be playing an outdoor show at the Glacier Ice Arena, in Vernon Hills, IL .  The event starts at 5:00pm with a charity hockey game and then spills outside under the tent for a live music show.                      Showtime's: Larry Lixx band from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, The WiseGuys from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. get there early so we can hang out.  Glacier Ice Arena is located at 670 Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60061. 

On Friday night August 12th, be sure to catch The Edison Park Fest Afterparty with live music from The WiseGuys in the upstairs room at the Edison Park Inn.  Show starts at 10:30pm!  No cover! We hope to see you! 

The WiseGuys at Draft Picks in Mt Prospect, IL. on Saturday August 6th! The WiseGuys known as "Chicagoland's favorite versatile rock cover band" will be playing some of your favorite rock tunes from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's. Outdoor show on the Patio! We hope to see you!  Showtime 8:00pm - 11:00pm. 

The Northwest Side Reunion Picnic up next!  The WiseGuys will be one of "Five bands" to play at Schiller Woods West Grove #2 in the annual Northwest side Outdoor Festival on Saturday July 16th.    
Band Line up:  
Meltdowne 12:00pm - 1:00pm  
Roots Canal 1:15 - 2:15pm  
Audiobon 2:30pm - 3:30pm  
The WiseGuys 3:45pm - 4:45pm   
Vintage 5:00pm - 6:00pm 

Up Next Farmapalooza 2022! The WiseGuys return to play Farmapalooza. on Saturday July 2nd.  This will be an all day event kicking off around noon with lots of recreational activities, including live music later in the early evening followed by a Fireworks show starting immediately following The WiseGuys. 

Hockey Family and Friends! Save the Date: July 30th, at the Glacier Ice Arena, in Vernon Hills, IL. 
From: 5:00pm to 10:00pm. 
Charity event: All proceeds for David Hass battling brain cancer. *hockey games, *freestyle skating, *Live Music *Food and Drinks 
*Raffle. 
Live Music from: 
Larry Lixx 6:30pm - 7:30pm. 
The WiseGuys 8:00pm - 10:00pm

The WiseGuys will be rockin the house! Brauer House that is! On Friday June 3rd, join us for a night filled with some of your favorite rock tunes featuring our new band member singer song writer Rachel Williams. Showtime 9:30 pm- 1:00am.  Come early so we can hang out!             

The WiseGuys will be one of "Five" bands to play at Schiller Woods West in the annual Northside Outdoor Festival on Saturday July 16th.   
Band Line up: 
Meltdowne 12:00pm - 1:00pm 
Roots Canal 1:15 - 2:15pm 
Audiobon 2:30pm - 3:30pm 
The WiseGuys 3:45pm - 4:45pm  
Vintage 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Farmapalooza 2022 is on! The WiseGuys return to play Farmapalooza. This will be an all day event kicking off around noon with lots of recreational activities, including live music later in the early evening followed by a Fireworks show.  

The WiseGuys Play Richie's Restaurant & Sports Lounge. Doors open at 7:00pm. Showtime 8:30pm to Midnight.

The WiseGuys outside at an outdoor show private party in Lake Villa, IL. 

Next show Saturday April 23rd! The WiseGuys will be rockin' the Edison Park Inn on the Northside of Chicago.  Come on out and rock and dance the Northside with us. The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite tunes while featuring singer songwriter Rachel Williams! Invite your friends and family to enjoy the food, drinks, music, lightshow, etc. Doors open at 7:30pm. Showtime 9:00pm to Midnight. Tickets $10 at the door. We hope to see you! 

See you at the Club!  Club Belmont that is! Friday March 11th, The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite Rock & Roll hits!  Come early so we can hang out. Doors open at 7:00pm - Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm.  We hope to see you!
Club Belmont is located at 7844 W. Belmont, Chicago, IL 60634 

Showtime! Saturday February 26th, "Freedom Entertainment Presents" The WiseGuys and Coverlicious at The Waterford Banquet and Conference Center in Elmhurst, IL.  Bring your singing voices and dancing shoes! Doors open at 7:00pm - The WiseGuys 8:00pm - Coverlicious at 9:45pm. Event Tickets $20 - Cash bar and food! Hotel Rooms right next door at the attached Clarion Inn with indoor swimming pool, available at a special rate for $99.00. Make a night or weekend out of it. Enjoy!   

The Waterford Banquet & Conference Center and Clarion Inn are located at 933 S. Riverside Dr., Elmhurst, IL 60126 
Clarion Inn Ph# 630-279-0700 

 

See you at the Club!  Club Belmont that is! Friday March 11th, The WiseGuys will be playing some of your favorite Rock & Roll hits!  Come early so we can hang out. Doors open at 7:00pm - Showtime 8:00pm to 11:00pm.  We hope to see you! 

The WiseGuys continue with rehearsals and are also working on some originals and plan on going into the recording studio during these winter months.  

Next Up Richie's Restaurant & Sports Lounge!  Saturday Night December 18th, The WiseGuys will be playing at Richie's Christmas Party with special guest David Bon! Everyone is invited! Showtime 8:30pm to Midnight - No cover - Richie's is located at 9812 Lawrence Ave, Schiller Park, IL 60176. 

 The WiseGuys will be Rockin’ the Foundation in Chicago on Saturday, December 4th. Showtime: 9:00pm to Midnight. Tickets at the door. Come early so we can hangout!  Foundation Tavern & Grille is located at 5007 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60641. 

 

Join us on Black Wednesday November 24th! The WiseGuys head North to Kenosha, Wisconsin for a night of Rock & Roll music covers from some of your favorite bands. Kicking off the Night will be the awesome rockin’ Mudfish band. Tickets $10 at the door. Doors open early! Come early so we can hang out! 
Showtimes:
Mudfish 8:00pm to 9:30pm 
The WiseGuys 9:45pm to Midnight!

 

Chicago Loop Sports Bar Presents "The WiseGuys" Saturday Night November 13th.  Showtime 8:30pm to 10:00pm. Tickets $7 dollars at the door.  Chicago Loop Sports Bar is located at 7 W Streamwood Blvd,  Streamwood, IL. 60107.  We'd love to see you! Come early and hangout with us! 

New show added! The WiseGuys will be one of many bands performing at the Penny Road Pub on Saturday October 23rd! 6:00pm to 7:30pm! Doors open early. Tickets $8 at the door.  We hope to see you!

Saturday November 13th! The Chicago Loop Sports Bar Presents The WiseGuys!  Come on out and Rock the Loop with us! Doors open at 7:00pm - Tickets $7 at the door - Showtimes:  The WiseGuys 8:30pm to 10:00pm. Chicago Loop Sports Bar is located in Streamwood, IL.  Address: 7 W Streamwood Blvd, Streamwood, IL 60107.

 

To be Rescheduled to a later date! Due to Situations out of our control!  Saturday October 23rd!  The Chicago Loop Sports Bar Presents The WiseGuys with Special Guests Mizz-Construed.  Sorry for the inconvenience! (To be rescheduled!).

ALL AGES - FAMILY FRIENDLY SHOW at The Sundance Saloon! CHILI COOK-OFF! Saturday September 18th, 3:00 PM-TO 6:00PM - $15 includes both bands and all you can eat Chili! Only $5 after 6:00pm. Come on out and Rock the Saloon with us! The WiseGuys are live on the outdoor stage from 5:00pm to 6:30pm. The Boy Band Night 7:00pm to 10:00pm.  Doors open at 3pm.  The Sundance Saloon is located at 2061 W Maple Ave, Mundelein, IL.  We hope to see you!

 

Saturday October 23rd, The Chicago Loop Sports Bar Presents The WiseGuys with Special Guests Mizz-Construed.  Come on out and Rock the Loop with us! Doors open at 7:00pm - Tickets $7 at the door - Showtimes Mizz Construed 8:30pm to 10:00pm - The WiseGuys 10:00pm to Midnight. Chicago Loop Sports Bar is located in Streamwood, IL.  Address: 7 W Streamwood Blvd, Streamwood, IL 60107.

Showtime!  Sunday Funday! The WiseGuys live at Brauer House. Don't miss this "Biker Brunch & Car Meet Up" on Sunday August 22nd. Live Music from The WiseGuys 2:00pm to 5:00pm.  Brauer House is located at 1000 N Rohlwing rd #13,  Lombard, IL 60148. We hope you can make it! 

Next Up! Northwest Side 2021 Outdoor Picnic, July 24th, and All Day Show! Everyone reading this post is invited! The WiseGuys will be one of the "Five" bands performing at the Northwest Side Reunion Picnic 2021. This event will be held at the Schiller Woods on Irving Park Rd & Cumberland Ave in Chicago, IL at Grove #2.  The Picnic starts at 10:00am and ends at 7:00pm. Band Schedule is as follows. Be ready to Rock! We hope to see you!   

Kevin Lee & The Kings 12:30pm-1:15pm 
The Danny James & Jim Irwin Show 1:35pm-2:15pm 
Audiobon 2:35pm-3:20pm 
The WiseGuys 3:40pm-4:30pm      
Diver Down 4:50pm-6:00pm

Sunday Funday August 22nd!! The WiseGuys live at “Brauer House" in Lombard, IL Come on out for this 3 hour Day Time Rock & Roll Show! Showtime 2:00pm to 5:00pm, Doors open 10:00am. Get there early so we can hang out. 

This Saturday Night, June 26th! The WiseGuys return to the Northwest Side of Chicago to play Foundation Tavern at 5007 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60641. Doors open early! Showtime 9:00 pm to Midnight. We hope you can join us!

Farmapalooza 2021 is on! The WiseGuys return to play Farmapalooza. This will be an all day event held on Saturday July 3rd, kicking off around noon with lots of recreational activities, including live music later in the early evening followed by a Fireworks show.  We Hope to see you! 

Outdoor Picnic July 24th, and All Day Show! Everyone reading this post is invited! The WiseGuys will be one of the "Five" bands performing at the Northwest Side Reunion Picnic 2021. This event will be held at the Schiller Woods on Irving Park Rd & Cumberland Ave in Chicago, IL at Grove #2.  The Picnic starts at 10:00am and ends at 7:00pm. Band Schedule is as follows. Be ready to Rock! We hope to see you!  

Kevin Lee & The Kings 12:30pm-1:15pm
The Danny James & Jim Irwin Show 1:35pm-2:15pm
Audiobon 2:35pm-3:20pm
The WiseGuys 3:40pm-4:30pm
Diver Down 4:50pm-6:00pm

 

Next Up! The Chicago Loop Sports Bar! The WiseGuys along with Valius Band will take the stage at Chicago Loop Sports Bar & Grill on Saturday May 22nd. Showtime 8:30 pm to 12:00 am. Doors open early. $7 cover. We hope to see you!  Chicago Loop Sports Bar is located at 7 W. Streamwood Blvd, Streamwood, IL 60107.

It's Showtime this Saturday at Q Bar! - 8109 S. Cass Ave, Darien, IL. Don't miss this Three Band Rock Show! Angry Elf Promotions presents "The WiseGuys", "Tough Ombre'", "Rachel's Bully" for a night of everything from Alternative and Classic Rock to some Southern Rock influences and even some Originals! 

Saturday, May 8th! 

AGES // 21+...DOORS // 7PM...SHOW // 8PM 

Tickets available on Eventbrite. 

Next up! Sugar Skull. Saturday April 24th.  Don’t miss this 3 hour show! Showtime 9:00pm to 12:00am.  Get there early so we can hangout. We hope to see you! - $5 cover.  

Show Alert! Coming Friday April 9th, The WiseGuys appearing live at famed RocHaus in West Dundee, IL, with special guest, Rebel Souls and Matt Shukin Trio. Doors open at 7:00pm. Showtimes: Rebel Souls 8:00pm - Matt Shukin Trio 9:00pm - The WiseGuys 10:00pm.  We hope to see you! 

 

More show announcements coming soon!  Click on the "Shows" tab to see the updated events schedule.  We hope to see you soon! 

We've added another show to get 2021 started back up!  The WiseGuys return to “Rock the Sugar Skull” in Franklin Park, IL, Saturday April 24th.  Don’t miss this 3 hour show! Get there early so we can hangout. We hope to see you! - $5 cover. 

The WiseGuys will play their first show of 2021.  The show will be at Penny Road Pub in Barrington, IL, on Saturday March 20th. Showtime 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm - Doors open early - Come and enjoy live music, food and drinks - $8 cover.  

Shows update: We are currently working on scheduling shows for 2021.  We should have a preliminary show list posted here and on social media sites soon, and we'll be able to add shows to it going forward.   Thanks and we hope to see you soon!

 Press release: We recently released Part (1) and Part (2) of (5) short videos.  You can view them on this site by selecting the "Press Kit" tab above or through various social media sites, for example; Facebook: @TheWiseGuysChicago or our You Tube Channel: The WiseGuys - Chicago Rock Cover Band.    

Quick Notes: The WiseGuys will be working on some original music for 2021.   We will also be participating in a "Tribute to Eddie Van Halen" show. Details coming soon.  

Latest news,  we are currently working with a music venue (TBA) in putting together a live stream show that will also feature some other bands. Show details to follow soon! 

Wow what a great show at Richie's Restaurant and Sports Lounge!  It was awesome!  Everyone was dancing and singing from the very first song we played until the very last song we played.  We even had some crowd participation, like the girl that came up on stage and sang and danced for a good five songs with us. We also had a musician in the crowd that came up on stage and one of our band members handed him a guitar and he just started shredding.  It seemed like we fed off the energy from the crowd.  Fun Night!   

The WiseGuys added a last minute show for 2020. The show details: December 19th, at Richie's Restaurant and Sports Lounge in Schiller Park, IL.  Doors open early-Show Time-9:00 pm to Midnight.  

 Latest News! Our new video production we previously mentioned is currently in the works and should be released soon.  We'll be able to share it on this website as well as on social media, Facebook, Instagram, etc. Stay Tuned!

The WiseGuys will go into the recording studio in December for a new promotional video.  Stay tuned!

Wow! Great night at Penny Road Pub on Friday the 13th.  Lots of good music and dancing.  James & Friends opened the night with an acoustic set followed by The WiseGuys upbeat two hour rock set.   The crowd was rockin'! You could tell the crowd was really in to it by the dancing and singing that went on the for the whole two hours that The WiseGuys played.   It was awesome to see.  

 

The WiseGuys Head West! West Chicago that is! We're loading up the gear and heading to WC. Come on by and lets have some fun! Enjoy the awesome stage, lighting and sound system at the WC Social Club at 920 W Roosevelt Rd, West Chicago, IL 60185. $8 cover. Show starts at 7:30pm. We hope to see you!

New and exciting! The WiseGuys will be one of the bands performing a live show on a Rooftop in the "Salt District" in Chicago. The time and date have not been set yet but its looking like it will happen this October! Stay Tuned!

Saturday evening outdoor show! The WiseGuys travel to Walworth County, Wisconsin to do an outdoor show! The event will be on the outdoor stage on September26th, 2020.  Show starts at 7:00pm. The WiseGuys will play a 2.5 hour set from 7:00pm to 9:30pm.  Let's keep rockin' the outdoors! 

Live Music! Outdoor afternoon show! Come on out and rock the outdoors with The WiseGuys. Doors open 11:00am / $5 cover / The WiseGuys rock from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Music-Food-Drinks-should be fun! We hope to see you!     

The WiseGuys would like to thank everyone that came out to the 'Heirs Of Odin" Motorcycle Club Show. It was a big turnout and lots of fun of course!  The WiseGuys band along with the Whiskey Angel band played the show! We will be posting some of our upcoming shows and we hope to see you soon! 

 Band news & notes,

The WiseGuys would like to welcome Bass Player Jim Petti to the band. Jim will take over for DJ Arrigo on Bass, and DJ will  then move to lead guitar along with JT (Jeff Cernek) and will become part of the "dueling leads duo". "Tommy D" (Tom Dolson) will remain on rythm guitar and drummer Chris Arrigo will continue lighting it up on drums.  Lenny continues to front the band as the lead singer.  It should be fun! We hope to see you soon at some shows! 

Live Music-Outdoor Event coming Saturday August 1st, “The WiseGuys” along “Whiskey Angel” will be playing in the “Heirs Of Odin Motorcycle Club” Mchenry Social event. 
The event starts @3:00pm/ The WiseGuys 6:00pm to 8:00pm followed by Whiskey Angel. 
Venue: Myplace Bar & Grill, 4621 W. Elm Street, Mchenry, IL

Hello everyone! The WiseGuys would like to thank all of you that came out to Farmapalooza show on the 4th of July.  It was a very entertaining event and an awesome day spent on the farm. We would also like to thank Keith Semple and the Semple Band for sharing the stage with The WiseGuys.  We will be posting some pictures and videos of the event shortly.   

Show Alert! 

The WiseGuys come out of quarantine and head right to the farm to play an outdoor Farmapalooza show on the 4th of July in Leaf River, IL.  More outdoor shows to come. We'll keep you posted! We hope to see you at one of our shows soon! 

We remain quarantined, but please check out our Facebook page for our upcoming shows which will probably be on Facebook live from our own rehearsal studio due to "stopping the spread".  

 The Wiseguys would like to thank all the front line Doctors, Nurses, Aids, First Responders, as well as the Government and all the companies that have stepped up in helping the fight against this COVID-19 Virus.  

Hi Everyone! it's pretty obvious but we have to note it. Due to the extenuating circumstance's of the COVID-19 Pandemic all of our upcoming shows are postponed and will be rescheduled.  Stay safe everyone. We hope to see you soon! 

 

The WiseGuys are going to finally make it back into Chicago to play a show on Friday, April 17th at Silvie's Lounge located at 1902 W Irving Park, Chicago, IL 60613. Also performing will be "Titty Citty" from Chicago and "Civil Strife" Band from Knoxville, TN. Doors open @ 7:00pm/show starts at 9:30 pm/$10 cover. We hope to see you!

 

The WiseGuys return to Franklin Park! Come on out to Sugar Skull Friday March 20th and let’s have some fun! 

The WiseGuys - Chicago Rock Cover Band with special guest Scam Artist **Doors 6:30PM Show 8PM $5 Cover 21+Open Until 3am** $4 Pints of 805 Beer 
9743 Franklin Ave Franklin Park IL across from the post office. We hope to see you!

 

Happy 2020 Everyone! The WiseGuys have been hard at work rehearsing new music for our upcoming shows in 2020.  We will be posting our show dates soon!  

 

Seasons Greetings Everyone! The WiseGuys  would like to wish everyone a joyful and Happy Holiday season.  We are currently working on our show schedule for 2020.  We will be releasing the show dates and venues in the upcoming weeks. We hope to see you soon! 

 The WiseGuys will make their first appearance at the Arcada Theatre in St. Charles, IL on Wednesday December 11th. Other bands playing that night also will be announced soon. Free show, all ages, show starts at 6:30 pm.  We hope you can make it out to this awsome venue!

Great show at Sugar Skull. The WiseGuys would like to thank everyone who came out along with American Idiots and Sugar Skull for putting on the event.  

The WiseGuys return to Sugar Skull this Saturday November 9th and will open for Green Day tribute American Idiots.  Come check out the show! Doors at 6:30 pm, show starts at 8:00 pm, $5 cover.   

Wow!  Fun night and what a great show at H.O.M.E. Bar! We loved the venue! We would like to thank all the hundreds of patrons that came to the show.  We will be posting pictures and we hope to see you again soon! 

The Wiseguys  recently competed in the Rock Fight "Battle of The Bands" at The Brauer House Live.  The WiseGuys were recemtly picked to advance to the Final Round.  We'll keep you posted! We hope to see you at future shows!  

New Show added! The WiseGuys will play Fitz's Spare Keys in Elmhurst on Friday November 22nd. This is a great Venue to see a show. There is lots of activities going on plus food and drinks! Check out their website: www.fitzssparekeys.com.  Fitz's Spare Keys is located at 119 N. York St, Elmhurst, Il 60126.  Doors open 8:30 pm show starts at 9:00 pm.  

 

The WiseGuys have added more shows that will take us through the rest of this year, but we're really excited to play this one! We will play at the H.O.M.E. Bar in Arlington Heights, IL. on Friday October 18th. This is a beautiful venue that has three bars with great wine, beers and drinks, and a restaurant with great food, We hope you and lots of friends can make it. Let's enjoy the evening! Doors at 7:00pm. Show starts at 8:00pm.   

 

The WiseGuys will play a one hour set at Brauer House Live in Lombard, 1000 N. Rohlwing Rd, Lombard IL., 60148 on Wednesday October 9th. 8:45pm. 

Show alert!  The WiseGuys will open for Smells Like Dave Grohl on Saturday September 14th at Sugar Skull in Franklin Park, 9743 Franklin Ave, Franklin Park, IL.  Doors open 6:30pm, show starts at 8:00pm.  It's sure to be a fun night when these two bands get together! Enjoy! 

 

The WiseGuys would like to thank everyone that came out to Stormy's Summerfest in Northfield on Saturday.  Once again big crowds for both, The WiseGuys and Dick Holiday And The Bamboo Gang.  We have uploaded some pictures from the event on this site. You can view them in the Photos section.  We hope to see you at future shows.! Thanks! 

 

Wow, what a venue! Big stage! Big crowd! The WiseGuys want to thank everyone that came out to our Brauer House Live Show! We had a great time on the big stage while playing in front of a big crowd.  From the stage it was nice to see all the wiseguys T-shirts roaming around.  We will soon be posting and adding more crowd photos from the show on this website.  We hope to see you at our next show Saturday August 10th at Stormy's Summerfest in Northfield. The WiseGuys featuring "Marcus Rezak" will have the opening slot for Dick Holiday and The Bamboo Gang.  Show starts at 4:30pm.

 

Come on out to The Brauer House Live in Lombard this Wednesday night July 24th! The WiseGuys take the big stage at 7:30 pm to kick off the show! Also appearing American Idiots-Green Day tribute and Invisible Sun-Police tribute. Doors open 6:30 pm Show starts 7:30 pm.  
www.wiseguystheband.com 

Brauer House  

1000 N. Rohlwing Rd 

Lombard, IL. 60148

 

Show Alert! "The WiseGuys" and "Smells Like Dave Grohl"  will get together and Play Sugar Skull in Franklin Park. Guaranteed to be a fun night when these two bands get together!  Enjoy!

The WiseGuys have added another show for this summer! We will be opening for Dick Holiday And The Bamboo Gang on Saturday August 10th at Stormy's Outdoor Summerfest in Northfield. 

Great time once again at "The Backyard Summerbash". What a Party! The WiseGuys want to thank all the musicians that came out to play. Special thanks to the band "Smells Like Dave Grohl".  It was fun intermixing and Jammin with different bands and musicians!.

 

Great Show at Sugar Skull. Wow! We had great time playing and hangin' out with you fans! Another great turnout for an event and we just want to thank everyone that came out.

The Wiseguys have added another show! We will be playing at Sugar Skull  in Franklin Park, 9743 Franklin Avenue 60176, on Saturday June 15th. We have the early show at 9:00pm followed by the Rock Band American Throwbacks.  It should be a fun night with both bands playing a similar type of rock music.  Come on out and lets "Keep on Rockin!"

 

Great Show and great turnout! The WiseGuys would like to thank everyone that came out and had to trek through the snow storm this past Saturday April 27th. Wow! What great time and great crowd!  You helped us "Rock the Pub!" We hope to see you at future shows!  

The WiseGuys band will be going back to play PS Pub in Wheeling at 771 W. Dundee Rd, Wheeling, IL.  Come on out and help us "Rock the Pub" Saturday April 27th, 8:30pm to 12:30am. 
 

The WiseGuys band will be playing a short set on Wednesday Night March 20th at PS Pub in Wheeling. The Wind Gypsy's will be the opening band taking the stage at 8:00pm followed by the Wiseguys and then a host of musicians. Come on out and enjoy the music!

 

Great Show and great turnout at Marcello's Father & Son in Northbrook this past Friday January 18th! We want to thank everyone who came out to see us! We had an estimated 200 guest that filled the table clothed round tables, in that classy room.  From the stage we could see that the bar had plenty of visitors, the dance floor had its usual partakers and people in general enjoying themselves while wearing their "WiseGuys T-shirts".  The sound engineers ( Jeremy & Eric ) did a great job with the sound along with some key lighting and Francesca did a great job with photography. We hope to see you at future events. We'll keep you posted! Enjoy!

 

Recording Studio

The WiseGuys, have still been hard at work rehearsing for their upcoming shows.  We recently recorded two thirds of our "Set List" in the Million Yen Recording Studios, in Chicago. Wow what an experience! Although is was a lot of work trying to perfect our songs while we played them over and over, we really had a great time doing so in the studio. We are excited about being able to share some of our music with our fans via website or through our links from our recordings . We will soon be adding them. We will keep you posted! 

Thanks! 

Lenny   

 

 The WiseGuys play The Landmark Inn recently!  at 1352 Shermer Rd, Northbrook, IL.  It was a full house! We really enjoyed ourselves and want to thank all the fans for coming out and joining us. We hope to see you at future shows.

The WiseGuys continue to add new songs to our "Set List".  In our quest to play a variety of rock music for all listeners to enjoy, we've recently added some more songs: "It's My Life" and "Livin' On a Prayer" by Bon Jovi, "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana, "Rock You like a Hurricane" by the Scorpions, "My Own Worst Enemy" By Lit, "Islands in the Sun" by Weezer,  "Seven Nation Army" by The White Stripes, "Last Night" by The Strokes, "Flagpole Sitta" by Harvey Danger and "Sweet Emotion" by Aerosmith. Some of these new songs were inspired by some of our fans at our recent shows.  We do encourage our fans to email us some new song suggestions by going to the "Contact Us Page" on this website and writing the suggested song name and band name.  

 

 

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Date Event Location
 —  — The WiseGuys at Timber Lake Resort, Mt Carroll, IL Timber Lake Resort, Mt Carroll, IL , Mt Carroll, IL 61053 Timber Lake Resort, Mt Carroll, IL , Mt Carroll, IL 61053
 —  — The WiseGuys at Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City, Indiana Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City, Indiana 46360 Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City, Indiana 46360
 —  — The WiseGuys at Countryside Saloon in Des Plaines, IL Countryside saloon, Des Plaines, IL Countryside saloon, Des Plaines, IL
The WiseGuys at The Northwest Side Picnic at Schiller Woods. Schiller Woods West, Chicago, IL Schiller Woods West, Chicago, IL
 —  — The WiseGuys at Heroes West in Lemont, IL Heroes West, Lemont, IL 60439 Heroes West, Lemont, IL 60439
 —  — The WiseGuys at Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Indiana Pierogi Fest , Whiting Indiana 46394 Pierogi Fest , Whiting Indiana 46394
 —  — The WiseGuys at the Edison Park Fest Afterparty Edison Park Inn, Chicago, IL 60631 Edison Park Inn, Chicago, IL 60631
 —  — The WiseGuys at Rochaus In West Dundee, IL Rochaus, West Dundee, IL 60118 Rochaus, West Dundee, IL 60118
 —  — The WiseGuys at MadCats Madcats, Palatine, IL 60067 Madcats, Palatine, IL 60067
 —  — The WiseGuys at Cubby Bear Wrigleyville in Chicago, IL Cubby Bear Wrigleyville , Chicago, IL Cubby Bear Wrigleyville , Chicago, IL
 —  — The WiseGuys and Audiobon on Black Wednesday at Tony D's Tony D's, Elmwood Park, IL Tony D's, Elmwood Park, IL