Category Archives: Gereral Interest

Saturday, July 6th at Calhoun Street with Heaven’s Gateway Drugs

This Saturday makes another first for the Elkys in that they will be sharing the stage with Fort Wayne greats, Heaven’s Gateway Drugs. These guys are still red hot off the release of their 12 ” full length record, “You Are Heaven’s Gateway Drugs”. Outlaw Magazine gushes:

“Black Lady” drives down the I-69 Psych Highway and doesn’t look back .”

THe Elkys will be debuting their new cover of Mancini’s theme from “A Shot in the Dark” for your listening please and sharp eyed listeners will note that the movie stars the Elke Sommer that inspired the name of the band!Image

Next Show, Friday January 25th:The Brass Rail

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Oona rocks the Rail Crowd! Join the fun!

Good news, due to a last minute scheduling conflict with self-described “outlaw troubadours”  Against the Grain, the Elkys will find themselves sharing the stage with a permutation of Jana’s country pickin’ band, “Old and Dirty”. This time they are electrified and have a more rockin’ vibe. Don’t miss Electric Dirt! Rounding out the bill will be those rascally roustabouts, the Sour Mash Kats. The Show starts at 10pm and will cost you a mere 4 bux.

Check out Jana’s interview

Jana was interviewed recently by Blogger and music enthusiast, Stephen Ajamie, for his Music Column on MUSIC, MUSIC, MUSIC! Below is an excerpt:

I had the pleasure of seeing this all girl rock band back a bit ago when I was going to check out another all girl rock band.  It was quite the all girl rocking night.  This band, the Elky Summers, was quite excellent.  They had a great classic sound, and I was definitely interested in hearing more from them.  So I decided to email the bassist of this lovely band, and ask her some questions…….more

The Elkys Rock Chicago!

Many many thanks to the people at Cal’s Liquors, both staff and attendees! you all made our little cotton pickin’ night! Thanks to the Cathy Santonies, the General Election Engines, Frank at the door, Mike behind the bar, Dana for promoting and all our Fort Wayne homies who came out. A special thanks to the people who took a chance and came to see us play in their hometown.

The Elky Summers play Chicago photo by Dana

Don’t forget!

Show Poster for the Elky Summers

lil Advertisement for the show

Tonight is the special birthday show with the Elky Summers and Miles Nielson. The Elkies will be playing a short set that includes  songs from their upcoming 2 song ep that will be released on New Years Eve!

Tonight’s  show will be at:
Calhoun Street Soups, Salads & Spirits
1915 South Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-5261
(260) 456-7005 ‎

Map to CS3

Help the Elkies celebrate!

One of the Elkies is having a birthday and they are all celebrating by play a show on Friday, December 10th. They will be sharing the stage with Miles Nielson, and the rusted hearts. Doors open at 9 and the Elky Summers start the show. Get there early and grab a good seat.

Show Poster for the Elky Summers

lil Advertisement for the show

The Elkies print T-shirts

Kay and Jana logged some hours in the print shop recently, hand printing two different different designs for your delectation.

These will be available at the show on Friday, Oct 22nd for 10$.