Weekend picks: U.K. punks Members still 'sound of the suburbs'
Sep 5, 2014 1:12 AM -
The Members, a witty and energetic punk band from England, toured incessantly and put out a number of records, including the famous anthem, "The Sound of the Suburbs," before breaking up in 1983. The Members re-formed eight years ago, but they're back in the U.S. for the first time in decades. Come hail Chicago native and comedian Denise Ramsden for a series of standup performances at Zanies at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles. Grammy Award-winning country mega star Garth Brooks is back in a big way with his World Tour with Trisha Yearwood, which launches at the Allstate Arena. Catch the Moody Blues in concert Friday at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park.