Recent News & Events

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 12:13 pm

Stop Making Sense in St Louis!

You’ve been to our Chicago version of Stop Making Sense, now check it out in St. Louis! April 25th at The Pageant, we’ll be throwing on that big suit, bringing out that boombox and displaying the ridiculous slide show moment for moment to re-create one of the most famous concert films, Stop Making Sense. Tickets on sale Fri, Feb 21st and can be bought here.

Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 4:11 pm

We head west in a few weeks…check out the dates and come dance with us!

Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 3:00 pm

Young Pioneer Disaster Response

We’re putting together a big ole story telling piece complete wits lots of pictures about our trip to Bantayan Island, Philippines to help rebuild the community. In the meantime, check out what Young Pioneer Disaster Response Team is doing over there. It’s pretty fantastic!

Monday, December 30, 2013 at 12:23 pm

New Year’s Eve at Durty Nellies in Palatine

If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, make sure you get them right meow! $20 in advance, $25 day of show. Or if you’re swanky (which you probably are), take your stab at VIP tickets! $75 for VIP balcony access and a fancy drink package.
And a friendly reminder to be safe out there! How about a hotel with a free shuttle service? Call the Holiday Inn Express on Dundee Rd in Palatine for more info!

Get Up With the Get Downs kicking off the night, so don’t miss out!

Friday, December 20, 2013 at 12:08 am

TMBTB Heading to Philippines for Relief Efforts

You read right…members and friends of This Must Be the Band are heading over to the Philippines in January to help with Typhoon Haiyan relief efforts. Joining up with Young Pioneer Tours, the group will assist in rebuilding elementary schools that were destroyed by the massive storm.

To read all about the program, the efforts at hand and what This Must Be the Band members/friends will be doing take a look at our donation page (or just click on the widget to your right —–>).

We’ll be hosting fundraising efforts at our upcoming holidays shows at Martyrs’ on Friday, December 20 and Saturday, December 21. Come on out for your favorite dance party and bring some dollar bills to be entered into the raffle to win tickets to Summer Camp Music Festival, Shoe Fest, 2 pair of 2014 TMBTB tix to show of choice* and more!

*festivals not included, some shows may be excluded