Tag Archives: Chicago

The Weekend in Shows

29 Jul

Record releases, reunion shows, poetry slams and school of rock benefit shows make up this weekend’s list for some of our favorite venues. Pick your poison, head out to support the local scene and check back with us Monday for your weekday shows list.

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Upcoming Shows: The Weekday Edition

25 Jul

Release shows, local favorites, touring acts and lots of jams this week in Chicago. Scope out the list and check back with us Friday for your weekend shows.

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The Weekend in Shows

22 Jul

Free shows, much loved locals and badass school of rock chicks make up our weekend line up- get out there and enjoy your music metropolis, Chicagoans!

Check back with us Monday for you weekday list.

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Tonight at Lincoln Hall: Another Bang Up Line Up from Betta Promotions

21 Jul

Download a free show sampler  with a track from each band on the bill here

Betta Promotions Presents:
Animal City 
Chaperone
Geronimo!
Mutts
Lincoln Hall
Show at 8pm 18+ $8adv/$10 at the door
All attendees will receive a free raffle ticket for free merch from all the bands upon entry

Akasha Drops Tribute Mixtape This Friday at The Hideout

21 Jul

Chicago reggae crew Akasha are dropping a mixtape tribute to Gregory Isaacs entitled “The Cool Ruler Overture” with a very special show at The Hideout tomorrow, July 22nd. Joining them for the evening will be JT & the Clouds and DJ RC. Show starts at 10pm, is 21+ and will cost you $10

Preview the mixtape on Akasha’s website

Tonight at Lincoln Hall: Another Bang Up Line Up from Betta Promotions

20 Jul

Download a free show sampler  with a track from each band on the bill here

Betta Promotions Presents:
Animal City 
Chaperone
Geronimo!
Mutts
Lincoln Hall
Show at 8pm 18+ $8adv/$10 at the door
All attendees will receive a free raffle ticket for free merch from all the bands upon entry

Don’t Miss Robert Ellis with The Old 97’s Tonight and Tomorrow at Lincoln Hall

18 Jul

In support of his forthcoming debut LP, Photographs, on New West Records, country wunderkind Robert Ellis will be playing Chicago two nights in a row with the Old 97’s at the revered Lincoln Hall. Music fans 21 and up can catch Ellis tonight and tomorrow at 8pm for $25.
In classic LP fashion, Photographs is split into an A and B-side, with the former playing out folksy, heart-on-his-sleeve bluegrass ballads and the latter showing off his full band country sound.
Ellis answered a few questions for us about Photographs, what inspires him musically and who he’d like to team up with for a duet.

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