The Hat Guys are one of the most entertaining and popular bands in Chicago. This band plays an incredibly diverse selection of your favorite modern and classic hits, spanning from the 1950s through today. We are comprised of some of Chicago's most dynamic and accomplished musicians, each of us with more than two decades of experience entertaining audiences in a variety of contexts.
This experience, and our unique approach to music and performance, have propelled us into the ranks of Chicago's most well-respected and sought-after live bands.
The Hat Guys bring a live performance in its purest form – uncompromisingly versatile, unbelievably imaginative and inspiringly engaged. Every show is infused with a vibrant and soulful energy, reminiscent of the musical and parading traditions of New Orleans. In short, it's the perfect blend of Second City improvisation and Crescent City ebullience. Whether playing in a
crowded club, at a wedding, charity ball or a corporate event, or on a large festival stage, The Hat Guys deliver an energetic performance that exhorts you to get on your feet and celebrate the fact that you're alive.
If you’re looking for an unforgettable live music experience, grab your hat and your dancing shoes and join the Celebration!