April 3, 2018
The new Brother Jefferson Band CD & DVD are being well received!
Our last 2 shows were fantastic, with enthusiastic crowds and the band was cookin'.
Lots of new things coming with this year for the BJB and we are currently scheduling a 10-12 date tour for early November 2018.
More updates coming soon on the road trip.
March 26, 2018
The new live cd & dvd products are here and will be on sale beginning Friday March 30th at our 10pm show at BB's Jazz, Blues, & Soups in downtown St. Louis, MO.
Also any of our shows following, including April 2nd's ICBC Blue Monday at the Alamo in downtown Springfield, IL.
We're also working on a new 'Merchandise Page' on this website for those who aren't able to make it to a show. More details coming soon!
Have a safe & Happy Easter.
March 17, 2018
Exciting news today!
The new Brother Jefferson Band CD and DVD is ready for the world to see.
This project was captured live at the Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, MO on June 27, 2017.
More details coming soon.
March 2, 2018
Pleased to announce the Chapman Bros. Band will once again be one of the featured acts at the 2018 installment of the St. Paul Parrish annual KIRCHENFEST!
Our time slot is Sunday afternoon, August 26th at 2:00 pm. Mark your calendars now, bring the whole family.
January 23, 2018
Pleased to announce the release of the new compilation CD "17 in 17", produced for the St. Louis Blues Society!
This new disc features 17 new original songs, performed by 17 different St. Louis based artists in varying styles of Blues.
The Brother Jefferson Band performs the Jeff Chapman penned song "Scars" as part of this compilation.
November 1, 2017
Lots of things happening in our corner of the world!
Work is nearly completed on the new Brother Jefferson Band live cd, due out in February 2018.
Recording a brand new song for the St. Louis Blues Society compilation disc "17 for 17".
Calendar is filling up with all kinds of shows for 2018 as well.
August 31, 2017
Brother Jefferson Band News!
The Brother Jefferson Band ~ 'Live at the Sheldon Concert Hall' videos are now available to check out on You Tube and Facebook!
The Bradford National Bank 150th Anniversary Celebration is coming up on Saturday Sept 2, we take the stage at 6:00 pm.
The 22nd Annual Big Muddy Blues Festival also takes place this weekend, on Laclede's Landing in St. Louis, MO.
Over 50 acts over 3 days, all St. Louis based musicians!
Brother Jefferson Band kicks off the Lucas St. stage on Sunday afternoon at 3:15 pm!
July 19, 2017
Pleased to announce the Brother Jefferson Band will be performing at the
THE LEMP MANSION'S BLUES & BBQ HARD LEMONADE SOCIAL, coming up on Saturday August 12th at 5:30pm.
This is a ticketed event, and space is limited
Click on the photo above to go directly to their website for all of the info!
June 13, 2017
Very pleased to announce that all 3 releases by Jeff Chapman, are available at Euclid Records in Webster Groves!
Huge thanks to Bevin for promptly taking care of business.
Stop in and check out the entire collection they have to offer.
You can also pick up a free Brother Jefferson Band decal.
May 31, 2017
It's been a few days since the last news update.
The days seem to be flying by recently, lots of good things happening on the music front!
We just played the inaugural Mississippi Nights Music Festival on Laclede's Landing in St. Louis, MO.
The event had to deal with some rain & wind issues, but by all indications was successful.
Our next big event is coming up on June 27th at the Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis!
Apr. 29, 2017
Very pleased to announce that Brother Jefferson Band will be performing at this year's
"Big Muddy Blues Festival" held on Laclede's Landing in St. Louis, MO over the Labor Day Weekend.
Our time slot is scheduled for Sunday Sept. 3 at 3:15 pm on the Lucas Stage.
Apr. 14, 2017
Wishing everyone a safe & happy Easter this weekend!
Starting off with an acoustic solo performance this evening at Embers Wood Fired Pizza in Vandalia, IL (6p-9p).
Then on Saturday the Chapman Bros. Band will be doing their thing at Gridiron Grill in downtown Breese, IL (9p-1a).
Apr. 5, 2017
Pleased to announce that beginning on Friday April 21st, I will performing the 3rd Friday of the month thru
October at Embers Wood Fired Pizza in Vandalia, IL.
These dates wil be solo acoustic shows, but may include some pop-up guests.