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The Bare Facts

60s Band from Chicago, IL - Will travel up to 3000 miles
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$1200 - $5000 per event
THE BARE the Total Package.

Recognized by Chicago Reader Magazine and by The Secret History of Chicago Music, THE BARE FACTS have etched their legacy as one of the most recognized bands in Chicago music.

The most professional group of performers you will find today. Featuring a Full 5-Piece Horn Section. The Bare Facts are a high energy band covering songs from the 1960's, 1970's, 1980's and beyond. Genre's include: Pop, Dance, Love Songs, Motown, Rock, Blues and more. Artists include: The Buckinghams, The Byrds, Tom Jones, JJ Jackson, Joe Cocker, The Moody Blues, Tower of Power, Chicago, The Four Tops, The Beatles, The Temptations, The Grass Roots, Casinos, Herb Alpert and many many others. The band features great vocals, an experienced rhythm section whose members have many years of performing and touring experience. The most versatile band in America!

For Concerts, Corporate Events, Casinos, Hotel and Club events, Holiday Bashes, Parties and Festivals, there is no better choice, than THE BARE FACTS.


Oh my Gosh Wes...I have heard so many positive comments from people about the band that night. I received 3 phone calls during the party telling me how wonderful everything was. So many nice compliments ! Jules also told me that you agreed to play at our picnic at the end of June. I was so happy to hear that. You have no idea how much I wanted to be at the party. Thanks for all your efforts in working with us at the club. I'm sure that the word of how fun it was that night is being passed around. Word gets spread to other clubs very fast. Thanks for everything Wes

If you are searching for a multi talented band that will add entertainment and fun to your party, then look no further!
The Other Side will meet and surpass any expectations you could possibly have.
If fact, if these boys can't set your toes a tapping then your foot must be asleep. We have had all kinds of bands play at our club but this band performs on a much higher level. The perfect mix of fun and professionalism. The Other Side are the definition of country gentlemen
Craig F. Bonifas
Phoenix Club President
Aurora, Ill.

Hi Wes -

Just wanted to get in touch with you (and all the guys) to extend our most humble thanks to all of you for the fantastic evening we had when you were here recently. Everyone down here at the campground absolutely raved about the band. And around here, word spreads fast and I know everyone will remember "The Other Side" for a long, long time!

You're definitely the best entertainment this campground has ever had! We're all looking forward to seeing you here again next year. In fact, we're trying to organize an outing for many of us to come out to see you when you play in Ottawa in September.

Again, from Sandy, Mongo, Jill and the whole gang here at Hide Away Lakes - MANY THANKS - YOU GUYS ROCK!
Hide Away Lakes
Yorkville, Illinois

Hey Wes, I can't say enough about the positive feedback I got from everyone about your band performance on 9/22. You guys did an amazing job! Everyone thought I was some kind of hero for finding you guys! Please feel free to forward this along to your band mates. I loved how enthused everyone was in wanting you to do an encore song or two.
Thanks for the great entertainment!
Don Flynn
Sons of the American Legion (S.A.L.)

You guys were the BEST at Leisure Lake last night. My husband never danced so much in his life. I usually have to beg him to dance, even at wedding receptions. Not last night. I was amazed Ernie, how much you sound like the original artist. Thanks again.
Shery Talarico Sullivan

Really enjoyed your show tonight at the LaPorte County Fair. We've been enjoying your music for years! Keep up the good work!
Debra Manis

Terry wrote: "There is no one that I have ever heard that sounds like You guys do. Waiting for you guys to do 'Believe" by Brooks and Dunn. We are fortunate to have all of you represent Buchanan!"
Terry Lovelady
Buchanan, Michigan

Great sound, Wes...
Jim and Linda Sipe
Irving, Texas

Gold Member
But It's Alright
J. J. Jackson
Reach Out
The Four Tops
Bend Me Shape Me
The American Breed
She's Not There
The Zombies
Does She Love Me
The Bare Facts
Kind of a Drag
The Buckinghams
Midnight Confessions
The Grass Roots
This Magic Moment
Jay and the Americans
You Really Got Me
The Kinks
Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
Gerry & the Pacemakers
Cover Band
60s Band
70s Band
80s Band
Motown Band
Oldies Band
Pop Band
Rock Band
Variety Band
Classic Rock Band
Concert Band
Original Band
Wedding Band
Show Band
Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
Happy Hours
Bachelorette Parties
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Bachelor Parties
Halloween Parties
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
First Communions
Luau Parties
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Rehearsal Dinners
Please note The Bare Facts 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.