amackerel sky

amackerel sky


"Mackerel sky, mackerel sky, never long wet, never long dry." -- English sailing proverb.


Chicago's amackerel sky reminds people of an era long past when melody and lyrics actually mattered. amackerel sky's brand of rock is neither elitist nor dog shit. That makes them pretty unique these days.

Simplicity is the hallmark of amackerel sky. With these Windy City residents, you can expect quality songwriting, and heart felt delivery. Its members, all of whom have Masters degrees, include former R. Kelly protege Rebecca F., the cool and collected Ryan Francescatti, and the consummate violinist Colin McGeehan. The music is a sonic melting pot of rock, classical, and soul, and what comes out is decidely unique.