The Magpie Salute Featuring Members Of Black Crowes To Make Chicago Debut


Newly-formed band The Magpie Salute features former Black Crowes members Rich Robinson (guitar), Sven Pipien (bass) and Marc Ford (guitar) joined by Rich Robinson Band drummer Joe Magistro and keyboardist Matt Slocum as well as guitarist Nico Bereciartua, vocalist John Hogg and backing vocalists Charity White, Adrien Reju and Katrine Ottosen. The Magpie Salute made their debut with a series of impressive concerts in New York City last month and have revealed the next U.S. city in which they will play.

Rich Robinson & Co. will bring The Magpie Salute to Chicago for a performance at Metro on July 28. Pre-sale tickets will be available this Wednesday February 8 at 10 a.m. CT using the password “magpiechicago” via eTix. The general on-sale will take place this Friday, February 10 at 10 a.m. CT. In April, The Magpie Salute will head across the Atlantic for a series of shows at Under The Bridge in London between April 12 and 14.

Watch “Ballad In Urgency” > “Wiser Time” from the recent NYC run captured by fatjack68: