6 piece band based In Chicago - Performing as Hot Rocks Band since 1994. Hot Rocks has rocked many clubs, private parties, corporate events, benefits and festivals in the Chicago area and the USA. They’ve played a number of weddings, too! The Stones Odyssey Tour continues. Bobby Keys, sax player for The selected by Paramount Pictures, The Rolling Stones & Martin Scorsese to represent the Midwest; featured on WGNTV, The Chicago Tribune, The RedEye Chicago News, performing as the only non-Beatle band at Abbey Road On The River in Cleveland, OH, Aurora Downtown Alive! (close to 10,000 attended), Comiskey Park/U. S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Batavia Street Fest/Block Party (over 3,000 people rocked the block!), Batavia Windmill Fest, Lake Zurich Alpine Fest, Chicago’s famous Excalibur Nightclub as part of a British Invasion extravaganza and at Chicago’s HOB, the Pickwick Theatre, Taste of Lincoln Ave. Fest, Trump Hotel, Chicago’s Green Tie Ball, Taste of Chicago, Indianapolis State Fair, Menominee Casino-Keshena, WI, Rivers Casino-DesPlaines, IL, Hollywood Casino-Aurora, Blue Chip Casino-Michigan City, IN, plus many club shows in-between (too many to list here), with a few Pig Roasts thrown in for flavor. Hot Rocks presents more than a tribute, a theater-like. total celebration of the Stones experience. Hot Rocks will rock you! The band looks forward to many more years of keeping the “Stones” music alive!
Meet Hot Rocks:
Ed Bloom "Mick" – Lead Vocals
Chris Minardi "Keith" – Guitar/Keys/Vocals
Bobby Koll "Brian/Ronnie" – Guitar
Carmie Zac "Bill Wyman" – Bass
Joe Wejman "Charlie" – Drums
Paul Mally "Ian" - Keyboards