A rare appearance by the University Of Chicago's 2nd most notorious band! Don't miss it!! RAKEHELL will be first opener, around 9:30PM
Battle of the Bands! Come vote for us!
Details to come...
Sounds Like: The Frames, Death Cab for Cutie, Damien Rice, Frightened Rabbit, The Avett Brothers
Manager: Tim Smith
Bio: Formed in the winter of 2012, The Effie Afton is an indie singer/songwriter rock band from the Quad City area of Illinois/Iowa.
Tim Smith (vocals, guitar) grew up performing with the Moline Boys Choir, where he first developed a love of music and met future bandmate Benjamin Larson. He ...See Full Bio
“With the recent release of their EP, Effie Afton has solidified their versatility and resilience in the local indy scene. Their almost ethereal sound is punctuated by strong dynamics – the fortes are bold and the pianissimos are oh so quiet. There were several attention-grabbing songs in their set, and a favorite was Moving On, with vocal harmonies that took the forefront, as all three front musicians shared one microphone.”