7th heaven newsletter – February 2013

7th heaven newsletter – February 2013

7th heaven

7th heaven is back!!!!!
7th heaven is back in full swing and we have an amazing year ahead.
Our first show with Anthony is this Friday at John Barleycorn in Schaumburg.
We have been working with Anthony on getting up to par on our set and also we have been in the studio working on a new CD that we are on target for a May/June release.  The new stuff is coming along really well.  We haven’t decided when we’ll start playing our new originals live yet, but they will be soon…
Over the next few months, we will be adding TONS of new things to both our full-band set and unplugged set… yes.. our unplugged show is back.  So please be patient with our set over the next month, as we will be adding more and more new stuff, week by week, until summer.
If you have some suggestions, let us know.  We are open to all ideas you have.
2013, is going to be a big year for 7th heaven.. the amount of goals we have set for 2013 is the most we have ever had for one year.  Not only will we play more shows this year than ever before, but our reach will be farther as well.  We are looking forward to a fun year.
In case you missed it last month, here is the video we did to introduce Anthony here:


Anthony on FOX TV
Did you see Anthony on Fox Chicago last month talking with Bill Zwecker about American Idol and 7th heaven?  Check it out here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSUt9Co6G0M


GiGi’s Playhouse

Some might not know that the very first show 7th heaven ever played in public was at the Kirk Center School, which is a school for kids with special needs.
GiGi’s playhouse is a organization for kids with special needs and this show feels full-circle for our band and completely makes sense for 7th heaven to be involved with.  You can get tickets to this event here: http://gigisplayhouse.org/gala

Relay for Life

Relay For Life

We will be doing a show for Relay For Life on March 2 in Bolingbrook.  This is a great event and this organization helps raise money to fight cancer.  You can get tickets here:  http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=50888&pg=entry

St. Patricks Day

St. Patricks Weekend

We have TWO tent festivals over the St. Patricks Day weekend.  Friday March 15, we are at Tilted Kilt in Vernon Hills and Saturday March 16, we are at Finn McCool’s in Schaumburg.


7th heaven Unplugged is back!
We are bringing our unplugged show back!  Our first show is Thursday Feb 28 at King’s in Rosemont.  We also will be at America’s Bar March 3.  March 14 at Bannerman’s.  Look for more unplugged dates coming soon.

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Our website is currently being worked on.  We have been making some changes on our website and we are trying some new technologies out and see if we can implement them into our site.  If you have idea’s of things you would like to see, let us know.  Every week more and more will be added back to our website.  Our new “Tour” page has a new google calendar added and if you have a iPhone, or any Apple products, you can add our calendar to your stream.

February 15 – John Barleycorn Schaumburg
February 21 – Rivers Casino
February 22 – Hollywood Casino Joliet
February 23 – GiGi’s Playhouse Benefit
February 28 – King’s in Rosemont Unplugged
March 1 – Viper Alley
March 2 – Relay For Life Benefit
March 3 – America’s Bar – Cancer Benefit Unplugged
March 8 – PV, Mexico
March 9 – Private
March 14 – Bannerman’s Unplugged
March 15 – Tilted Kilt Vernon Hills Tent Fest
March 16 – Finn McCool’s Schaumburg Tent Fest
March 21 – Rivers Casino
March 22 – River Rockhouse with Aaron Carter
March 23 – Durty Nellies
March 28 – Bourbon Street
March 29 – Hollywood Casino Aurora
March 30 – Lodge
April 5 – Private
April 6 – Tilted Kilt Elgin
April 13 – H.O.M.E. Bar
April 18 – Rivers Casino
April 20 – Tailgaters
April 27 – Shark City
May 2 – River Rockhouse Autism Benefit Unplugged
May 3 – John Barleycorn
May 4 – TBA
May 5 – Chocolate Fest Unplugged
May 10 – Hollywood Casino Joliet
May 11 – America’s Bar – St. Baldrick’s Benefit Unplugged
May 11 – Durty Nellies
May 17 – Bourbon Street
May 18 – Taste of Glen Ellyn – All-Age Festival
May 23 – Rivers Casino
May 25 – Belmont Sheffield Fest
May 25 – Tilted Kilt
May 26 – TBA
Thanks for all your continued support.
We love playing and as long as you keep coming out to see us play, we’ll continue to be there.Richard Hofherr
7th heaven