The Meteors

The Meteors

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The Meteors Chicago's Most Authentic 50's & 60's Rock and Roll Oldies band. All (5) players sing lead & backup. Rated (by Scott Shannon from 94.7 True Oldies WLS-FM) as the best Oldies Band in Chicago.We cover over 60 different bands from 1955 - 1968


Dear Entertainment Coordinator,

The Meteors (Rock & Roll Oldies Show) consists of (5) members: Ron Miller - Oak Forest, Il. ( Keyboards, Percussion, Vocals, and Band Representative) , Tony Bicek - Stickney, Il. ( Drums, and Vocals) , Tom Rychter- Batavia, Il ( Rhythm Guitar, and Vocals) , Sal Salvato - Berwyn, Il (Lead Guitar, and Vocals) , and Randy Zaccard - Wonder Lake, Il (Bass Guitar, and Vocals).

Ron and Tony were also members of the very successful Tribute band (Johnny Star & The Meteors) until they spun off on their own, with Tom, (from another popular local band The Heartbeats) they then added Sal, and Randy, and resurfaced as The Meteors in February 2007.

The Meteors are Chicagos' most Authentic 50's & 60's Oldies Rock & Roll dance band. They present a high energy Rock & Roll show in the true Spirit of the 50's & 60's. Return with The Meteors to a time of Bobby Sox, Fuzzy dice and DA's. Put on your poodle skirts and saddle shoes, grab a cherry coke, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will always be remembered.

There's something for everybody that comes out to see our show. Most of our listeners are from the (25-60 year) age group. The Meteors are one of a very few Chicago area oldies cover bands in which all (5) members of the band sing lead, and play instruments. It's quite common to hear three or four part vocal harmonies in our music, and our authentic reproductions,(rated by many as the best in the Chicago area) and the solid drive of our music, is sure to keep your ears listening, and your feet moving all night long. Dance the night away with the best Rock & Roll of all time!

The Meteors pay tribute to over sixty different artists from the United States and Britain, playing only the best hits from the 50's and 60's. Our musical magic (spanning over 20 years) - is sure to bring back many great memories. Played with the same authenticity as the original artists, we always make sure the sound is right for your event. So get out your dancing shoes, and get ready to party your way through a musical experience that will be a hit with all ages. Your guests will undoubtedly find our music familiar and completely entertaining.

With over 35 years of playing experience as main stage entertainers at festivals, corporate parties, and private events. The Meteors have the experience to make your venue a complete success!

Playing fees are determined by the particulars of the event (Date, Location, Playing Times, Sound Requirements, Etc.) To find out more about The Meteors, navigate our site by selecting the Promo Kit button at the top of the page, or you may prefer to e-mail us at, or leave a message on our hotline (312) 409-7209.

Set List

Song List:

96 Tears

A Hard Days Night

A little Bit Me A Little Bit You

All Of The Day And All Of The Night

All My Lovin

All Shook Up

And I Love Her

Bad Boy


Bend Me ,Shape Me

Blue Suede Shoes

Brown Eyed Girl

Bye Bye Love

California Sun

Can't You Hear My Heart Beat

Cathy's Clown

Come A Little Bit Closer


Crying In The Rain

Dirty Water


Do Wah Diddy


Dream Baby

Eight Days A Week

Evil Ways

Ferry Cross The Mersey

Folsom Prison Blues

Glad All Over


Good Lovin

Good Luck Charm

Green Onions

Hello Mary Lou

Henery VIII

Here Comes My Baby

Hey Baby

Honey Don't

House Of The Rising Sun

How Do You Do What You Do

I'll Be Back

I'll Cry Instead

I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better

I'm A Believer

I'm Into Something Good

I'm Not Your Stepping Stone

I Can't Help Falling In Love

I Feel Fine

I Fought The Law

I Saw Her Standing There