Chris Aaron Band

Chris Aaron Family Band to play Steel Bridge Songfest – 10th Anniversary


The Chris Aaron Family Band is set to play the 2015 Steel Bridge Songfest! It’s the 10th Anniversary of the Songfest & The Chris Aaron Family Band will also play additional shows before & after the weekend.

Rest In Peace Chris

Many people have asked how to help us at this time. A trust has been established in Chris’s name to help with college tuition for our children. We appreciate the thoughts and prayers.



10th Annual NOMAD Music Experience


We are happy to announce the lineup for the 10th annual NOMAD Music Experience featuring Chris Aaron & Jim Schwall, Bowser, and this year’s headlining act – Sunblind Lion.

This is sponsored by the Van Horn Automotive Group and proceeds from this event will be going to the Derek Wieland Memorial Scholarship at St. Mary Springs High School.

TICKETS GO ON SALE 10/21/14 for $20/person and will be available at the following locations:

Victorian Village Resort
276 Victorian Village Drive
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
(920) 876-3323

The Music Boxx
1119 N 8th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
(920) 458-0951


Generations – Plymouth Intergenerational Coalition
1500 Douglas Drive
Plymouth, WI 53073
(920) 892-4858
If there are still tickets available the day of event, they will be available at the door for $25 with a $5 discount if you donate non-perishable goods. There will be a silent auction and 50/50 raffle during the event.

“Dark Songs / The Edgar Allan Polka”

darksongsposter2014a“Dark Songs / The Edgar Allan Polka” is a “killer” week-long songwriting event

that culminates in a 2-night Halloween costume-party extravaganza!
(see below for photos from past year’s events!)

ORDER THE BLACK BOX (Dark Songs Vols. 1-5)


2014 Performance dates: 

Friday, October 31st – Third Avenue Playhouse 10:30pm immediately following
TAP’s 7:30 showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Saturday, November 1st (7-10pm) Third Avenue Playhouse*

*TAP is first-come, first-seated.

Confirmed 2014 participants:

Confirmed list as of 10/6: (*** indicates first time participant, * indicates first time in ‘Dark Songs’)

Andrea Wittgens
Anna Jo *
Barrett Tasky *
Carley Baer
Charles Boheme
Chris Aaron
Christa Ebert ***
Danielle French
Dan O Stoffels
Dan Smrz
David Woods
Delaney Davidson
Elliot Goettelman
Holly Olm
James Hall
Jim Ohlschmidt ***
Jim Schwall
John Hvezda
John Orlock ***
Jules Luvray *
Julia McConahay ***
Liv Mueller
Marcus Trana ***
Mike Bleck
Mojo Perry
pat mAcdonald
Patrick Kelly ***
Rick Wood
Ruby James
Stephen Cooper
Steve Hamilton
Sugar Ransom *
Susan Howe *
Teve Mith
Tomcat Joe
Tony Menzer
Troy Therrien
Vee Sonnets
Vincent Gates



Beerworks Grand Opening @ Titletown Brewing Company!

10/11/14 CAB is really looking forward to playing some music with our friends form the Vic Ferrari Band!!! We will be at Titletown Brewing Co. Green Bay, WI. Come celebrate the Grand Opening Party of the New Brewery with us!!!
5:30: Ceremonial keg tapping/ribbon cutting
This event is free and under a huge tent with sides.

Titletown Brewing Company





Music Video – Sylvie – Chris Aaron, Jim Schwall, Lisa Bethke, Hank Guaglianone, Teve Mith, Pauli Ryan

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09/19/14 check out our acoustic show! Brick Lot Pub & Grill , Sturgeon Bay, WI

09/19/14 check out our acoustic show! Brick Lot Pub & Grill , Sturgeon Bay, WI Time: 9:00pm. Address: 253 North 3rd Avenue. Venue phone: (920)743-9339. Chris Aaron, Jim SchwallLisa Bethke & Pauli Ryan play an acoustic show! — with Lisa Bethke and 4 others.Brick Lot Ac show sept 19. jpg

09/20/14 – This Saturday we will be playing The Club Tavern – Middleton, Wisconsin


09/20/14 – This Saturday we will be playing The Club Tavern – Middleton, Wisconsin
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 1915 Branch St.. Venue phone: (608) 836-3773.
Chris Aaron Band W/Special Guest Jim Schwall – Teve Mith – Bass, Lisa Bethke – vocals, Ethan Noordyk – Drums

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The Club Tavern in Middleton, Wisconsin every 4th Thursday of the month!

09/25/14 Chris Aaron, Jim Schwall and Lisa Bethke play an acoustic show at The Club Tavern in Middleton, Wisconsin every 4th Thursday of the month!
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 1915 Branch St.. Venue phone: 608-836-3773.CROP CLUB TAVERN SEPT 25 Poster Jim Schwall & CA

36th annual Shawano Folk Music Festival August 8 – 10 2014

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