Come to see music great Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit at the Chicago Theatre September 1-2, and stay at the nearby LaQuinta Inn Suites in historic Hyde Park!
Former member of this writer’s favorite band Drive-by Truckers, Jason Isbell made his debut at the Grand Old Opry when he was 16! His early music was heavily influenced by his family which used to sit in a circle and play music. His first solo album “Sirens of the Ditch” was recorded in 2007.
Jason Isbell’s 2014 album “Southeastern” swept all the Americana Music Awards in that same year. Rock critic Ken Tucker referred to “Southeastern” as the best album of 2013. The album was also touted by music legends Bruce Springsteen and John Prine. Isbell’s next album, “Something More than Free,” won two Grammy Awards for Best American Roots Song and Best Americana Album. The band The Four Hundred Unit hails from Alabama. Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit’s newest album “The Nashville Sound” was released in June of this year.
The Chicago Theatre is located at 175 North State Street in Chicago’s Loop. For tickets and show times, go online to http://www.ticketmaster.com/The-Chicago-Theatre-tickets-Chicago/venue/57522 and follow the prompts.
Make your Jason Isbell & The Four Hundred Unit experience more enjoyable by staying at the La Quinta Inn Suites, in Hyde Park. The hotel offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. Enjoy the free breakfast. Carbo load at the Lake Shore Café, offering lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.