Sun, May 4th | 11:00 AM
Saturday, November 16, 2013 ♦ 8:00 PM
4544 N Lincoln Ave · Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall · 773.728.6000
He's been called an edgy urban poet, the sound of New York, a confessional singer-songwriter, and an explorer of the links between rock, race and rebellion whose work should be taught in schools. With songs covered by artists as diverse as punk pioneers The Circle Jerks (“Wild in the Streets”) and the neo-folk band Vetiver (“Lon Chaney”), Jeffreys is truly unclassifiable.
“Even as the rides shut down, this New York rocker, returning from too long in exile, makes Coney's magic live.” - USA Today
If you take the mysterious, rugged side of Johnny Cash and mix it with the soulful down to earth love child of Bruce Springsteen and Clarence Clemons, you end up with the unique and talented Jake Clemons. He plays the guitar, sax, piano, and drums. He loves rock-n-roll!