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Concert Mon Feb 13 2012

Win St. Patrick's Day Dinner and a Show with Chicago Bluegrass Stalwarts Sexfist

Chicago bluegrass outfit Sexfist are unlikely to be accused of taking themselves too seriously, but there are a couple of reasons that you should pay attention to them. First, the band itself is extremely serious about their music, and second, they are one of the more entertainingly self-promoting bands in the city. Fans can fill in their Sexfist Club Cards at shows (a clever nod to the Subway Club of yore) and posters featuring their distinctive homunculus logo are staples on Chicago's post boards. This spring, fans of their Facebook page can vie for a chance to win dinner with the band, VIP treatment, and a merch package for their St. Patrick's Day show at Rogers Park's Mayne Stage theater. Beginning today, fans can check in on Facebook and play the "Would you rather. . ." game to win deluxe treatment by answering questions between now and March 9.

Sexfist plays a St. Patrick's Day show, named "Fist me, I'm Irish," on Saturday, March 17 at the Mayne Stage, 1328 Morse Ave, Chicago, IL at 8:00. Colorado-based bluegrass band Whitewater Ramble shares the bill.

 
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