Come to the Chicago Theatre to see the great Lyle Lovett and his Large Band July 29, and stay at the nearby and affordable Chicago Lake Shore Hotel in historic Hyde Park!
Lyle Lovett is not exaggerating about his Large Band. There are thirteen musicians backing back up this most quintessential American singer, songwriter, storyteller and actor. As of this writing, he has recorded fourteen hit albums.
Lyle Lovett was recently named the Texas State Musician. He has won four Grammy Awards. His music fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. Not just a pretty face, his film credits are amazing, including “The Player,” “Short Cuts,” “Cookie’s Fortune,” and “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story.” He has also appeared on various TV shows.
With John Prine and Ray LeMontagne, Lyle Lovett appeared on “Spectacle: Elvis Costello with.” Your kids will know him from his duet with the great Randy Newman, “You’ve Got a Friend in Me,” in the film “Toy Story.” Musicians describe Lovett as an A-List artist.
The Chicago Theatre is located at 170 North State Street in the heart of the Loop. For tickets to see Lyle Lovett and his Large Band, go online to http://www.thechicagotheatre.com/ events/2015/august/lyle-lovett-at-the-chicago-theatre.htm and follow the prompts.
Make your Lyle Lovett and his Large Band experience more enjoyable by staying at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel. Chicago Lake Shore offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. The Lake Shore Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.