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Post Holiday Budget - 5 Free things for Chicagoans to do in January

It’s that time of year. Cold, dark, snowy January. By the time you read this, you’re probably still trying to figure out how to undo all the damage you did to your stomach and liver after all the holiday eating and drinking. 902 more words

Massive Energy from Kitten

It’s pretty amazing to see such a tiny performer take the stage with such force and energy, and right in the middle of the week. If a Wednesday night show might be sticking point for general audiences, it must act as some sort of filter, keeping out the less serious and undermotivated of fans. 763 more words



In support of their very recent release, Double Vanity, BRONCHO stopped by for not one, but two Chicago performances this past weekend.  The band played Wicker Park Green Festival Saturday evening, but I checked out their set the previous night at Beat Kitchen. 65 more words

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Fruit Bats @ Beat Kitchen 6/2

Chicago’s Eric D. Johnson is coming to Beat Kitchen as Fruit Bats to promote his 6th studio album, Absolute Loser. Having taken some time off, this is his first release as Fruit Bats since 2011.   43 more words

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Mother's Day is for Music: Alberta Cross

Swede Petter Ericson Stakee and his Brooklynite pals closed out Mother’s Day Weekend with some feel-good jams last Sunday night at Schubas. 113 more words

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