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Liz Berg had a great time doing music from the 50s, 60s and 70s in coordination with the North Riverside Library for a Youtube LIVE event. You can watch the show at this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjJfhjcFilg

Wanna hire Liz to play oldies? Check out this sampler: https://youtu.be/JvbIBrYXHM8

New LIVE SHOW dates are being added! Please check shows for details!

What does Liz sound like when she does cover songs? Watch this Pop Duo Sampler: https://vimeo.com/227937232 or watch her play Fleetwood Mac’s “Landslide,” here: https://youtu.be/rlBXa0oRTg4

Who is Liz Berg?
Liz Berg is Chicago’s premiere female musician! In addition to being a songwriter, she has her own mobile music school in the Western suburbs. She is one the most coveted wedding performer/DJ(s) in the state. She manages and performs with a super fun 80s band, The Jolly Ringwalds and is one half of the popular acoustic covers duo, The Acoustic Generation. She owns her own music company and can provide entertainment of all kinds to clubs, restaurants and organizations.

Liz Berg has been having her original compositions licensed for television! Her song, “Starter,” has been used in 2 episodes of HGTV’s Flip or Flop in addition to 11 episodes of House Hunters. Her song, “No Rules,” has been licensed for Japanese television and her song “Clear Signals,” has been licensed for American television.

Liz Berg and long-time musical partner, Matt Cantlon, were recently accompanied by world-wide phenomenon uke player, Jake Shimabukuru at the Ukes in the Park event in Highland Park, IL.

Liz Berg has set out on a mission to write songs for kids that are equally enjoyable to adults and that are fun, positive and informative.

“Grandma, Thank You,” is basically a love letter and celebration of grandmothers all over the word and is Liz Berg’s first kid’s song single.

Get the single now on bandcamp or ITunes!

Wanna sneak preview of Berg’s next single for kids? Check out, “I Wanna be a Panda Bear!”
https://youtu.be/4MgagUcsJN8

If you like Berg’s kids’ songs, you might also like:
https://youtu.be/QMVE5MDJMC8

Check out Berg’s dance song, Delighted!
https://youtu.be/Dff5QuUXB9s

The Jolly Ringwalds hope to hit the festival scene this summer!

View the Jolly Ringwalds 80s samplers here: https://youtu.be/7asii_1MYB8

https://youtu.be/sdUMRgW_BF4

Learn more about them at jollyringwalds.com

Want to learn more about Berg’s original pop, rock and alternative music? Follow the links below to sample or purchase many of her original songs!

Buy the songs or the whole acoustic EP right here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/splinters-ep/id819395174

Watch the lyric video for, “The Inequity,” here: http://youtu.be/nRbCak10x_M

Watch the lyric video for, “If I Asked,” here: http://youtu.be/-8zjnSYUMF4

Watch the lyric video for, “Everything but Me,” here: http://youtu.be/QzvNhRj_ulo

WHAT IS BEING SAID IN THE INDUSTRY ABOUT LIZ BERG AND HER MUSIC:

Ken Caillat, Producer of Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours: “Very talented.”

Rick Nielsen, Cheap Trick: “Beautiful playing.”

Nash Kato, Urge Overkill: “Amazing voice.”

Jim Peterik, Survivor: “Terrific voice. ‘Almost Anything’ is a fantastic song.”

Brian Zieske, Producer of Academy Is and Hush Sound: “Liz Berg is not afraid to be aggressive. When you hear the softer side, it grounds her, and adds to the conviction of her music–great sonics and dynamical breakdowns.”

Ted Alliota, Alliota Haynes Jeremiah: “Incredible original songs.”

WXRT (93.1) Chicago: “Full of knockout tunes.”