Adam Ness w/ Sam Thousand

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Kim Dickens
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Adam Ness is bringing his new, live show to the concert stage for what promises to be one of the hottest tickets of the spring. He and special featured guest, Sam Thousand will have their full bands in tow, so come ready to dance, eat, drink and more!

About the artists:

Adam Ness has possessed a powerful, innate gift of music from childhood. Inspired by the likes of Aretha Franklin, Prince, and Erykah Badu, he is a unique blend of finesse, soul, and power.

Revered as "The Music Bender", Ness delivers a innovate and progressive fusion of R and B, funk, rock, and jazz. His music has garnered extensive praise from media outlets, who have noted it as "sultry", "vibrant", and "richly organic". It also features collaborations with several progressive RandB artists such as Eryn Allen Kane, Durand Bernarr, and Jamila Woods.

Ness is also a sought-after vocalist, writer, and producer who has featured on the projects of numerous fellow artists. Also his whose works have been heard on both
the small and big feature film screens. He has shared his captivating live performance on stages across the country.

With revelatory lyrics, whimsical melodies, and authenticity, Adam breathes soul like into every Mic he wields like magic.

Sam Thousand (formally known as Sam Trump) is a multi-instrumentalist, singer/writer, producer/composer and a 3Arts Recipient with 15+ years of experience in live performance art, curation, and self management. Since picking up the trumpet at age 7, his artistry has allowed him the opportunity to perform in all corners of North America as well as overseas.

Sam Thousand has become a fixture in Chicago's music scene through various stages from the Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park to a cozy nook in a low-lit speakeasy in Fulton Market. He has maintained years of performance residencies, and has curated special events from tributes to artist showcases. In addition to performing and curating, he has served as a booking manager to facilitate performance opportunities for other musicians. Sam Thousand is co-founder of multiple Chicago-based organizations, and is a business owner and entrepreneur. Everywhere he goes, he brings a sophistication that engages and uplifts.


General Admission - advance (base price shown tax and fees not included): USD 20.00,
General Admission - at door (base price shown tax and fees not included): USD 25.00

Artists: Adam Ness, Sam Thousand

Time: 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Street Address

Chop Shop, 2033 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647


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