Ides of March

Ides of March

With it's signature horn riff and one of the most famous opening lines in rock'n'roll, "I'm the friendly stranger in the black sedan, won't you hop inside my car", the Ides of March's Vehicle has earned it's place in rock history, but the story behind The Ides of March has a resonance that few bands can match.

The Ides are commonly referred to as "Chicago's Band" and it's easy to see why. Formed in 1965 in the Chicago suburb of Berwyn, all the members: Jim Peterik – lead vocal, lead guitar; Larry Millas – vocals, guitar, bass; Bob Bergland... more