We are an Illinois-based Americana/Folk band performing and recording original music. We feature guitars, bass, and fiddle in addition to some tight two and three part harmonies!
We have recently performed at...
House of Blues
The Elbo Room
Kiss the Sky
As well as other venues in ROCHELLE, DEKALB, BELOIT, and ELGIN.
We're always looking for hot new venues, festivals, and events to play at. Drop us a line and book Fabled Plains today!
Price Range: $150+
Gig Length: 30 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
Get ready to experience a dynamic set from this seasoned band. They'll take you along for the ride from their most upbeat tunes down to their most vulnerable and heartfelt ballads.
The Midnight Purchase offers an outstanding live performance in any venue, from bar to club to festival stage.
Orlando Peña has performed his unique blend of indie/folk americana around the Midwest for near 10 years now, under many different names. It seems every state he spends some time in he finds a group of musicians to help bring his music to life and thus losing his own identity to that of a band.
Whether Fabled Plains, Hurrian, Lush Wagon, or his current line up, The Midnight Purchase, Peña’s soul remains the same. His songs are honest, and performed with a passion and poise that comes from years on stage. They range from somber, soothing love ballads to rowdy tales of misfortune and chances taken. What ever the line up, Orlando Peña and The Midnight Purchase always guarantee a fresh and exciting show to watch.
Past Booked Events
|July 21, 2018 • 10:00am - 12:00pm||Fabled Plains @Beloit Farmers Market|
|May 05, 2018 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||Fabled Plains @Kiss the Sky Batavia|
|March 20, 2018 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm||Fabled Plains @OnTrack Waubonsee Podcast|
|March 10, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Fabled Plains @Bada Brew|
|February 10, 2018 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm||Fabled Plains @Kiss the Sky Batavia|
|February 01, 2018 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Fabled Plains @Sandlot Park Ridge|
|January 20, 2018 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm||Fabled Plains @Chicago Acoustic Underground|
|January 12, 2018 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm||Fabled Plains @House of Blues Foundation Room|
|January 05, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:30pm||Fabled Plains @Rivers Edge Batavia|
|Orlando Peña||Song Writer, Vocals, Guitar|
|Abby Rose||Harmonies/light percussion|
Influences & Inspiration
Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats
The Lone Bellow
We'll bring the PA setup if you supply us your awesome venue and whatever lights you've got.
Can play any set up from solo acoustic all the way up to a 6 piece band that includes drums, bass, piano, fiddle, guitar, and harmonies.