Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Innovative musician Bootsy Collins to play one last show in Chicago in June

Famed bass player Bootsy Collins in June will perform one last show in Chicago before retiring.

On June 10, Riot Fest will bring Collins to the Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago.

After a career spanning 50 years and including stints with James Brown, Parliament/Funkadelic, Bootsy’s Rubberband, Deee-lite and innumerable co-productions, Collins has made his mark on the funk music scene.

Tickets will go on sale at noon at noon Saturday – go to http://www.ticketfly.com/ and  http://www.congresschicago.com/ to purchase.