Acoustic duo

Sugar Still

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About Sugar Still

Acoustic duo
Sugar Still is the duo of Charlie Cheney and Sarah Blick on guitar, ripping violin, and bluesy vocal harmonies.

Conservatory-trained violinist/vocalist Sarah Blick and acclaimed roots singer-songwriter Charlie Cheney perform lively, poignant originals and contemporary covers filled with rocking guitar riffs, swinging blue violin, and beautiful vocal harmonies reminiscent of It’s a Beautiful Day, Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys, Civil Wars, and Jefferson Airplane Sugar Still performed over 80 shows in 2015 in the midwest, and over 150 shows in 2016 in 26 states and Canada. California native Sarah Blick is a graduate of conservatory training in Classical violin from the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, and is a busy studio session musician and live performer in a long list of Chicago bands. Charlie Cheney is a prolific performing songwriter with over 1000 songs to his credit with artists as diverse as Jackson Browne, Victoria Williams, pAt mAcdonald, members of Living Colour, Little Feat, Jane’s Addiction, and Nine Inch Nails, and has toured 49 states and Europe. Together Blick and Cheney have an undeniable musical energy and stage chemistry.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We can perform while walking around a venue
Traditional church music, Folk, Bluegrass, Folk rock, Rockabilly, Country, Gypsy jazz, Blues, Swing, Easy listening, Acoustic, Americana
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Acoustic duo, Americana band, Contemporary folk band, Bluegrass band, Acoustic band, Folk-rock band, Original artist, Wedding band, Contemporary duo
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party
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Song list

Covers include:
Can't Let Go by Lucinda Williams
Spanish Moon by Little Feat
Dixie Chicken by Little Feat
White Bird by It's A Beautiful Day
Radioactive by Imagine Dragons
Ophelia by The Band
At Last by Etta James
Blue Skies by Irving Berlin
Summertime by George Gershwin


From customers:

Bob C, 3 years ago

Sugar Still is the very embodiment of creativity…you can’t take your eyes off of them…You do not want them to leave and you want to hear what they say next and how they will say it…They are a journeyman act.

Crush W, 3 years ago

Sugar Still has such a unique sound and energy. Our wine bar clientele can't get enough of them!

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