Past Shows

For shows prior to 2011, please see the Show Archive.


January 26, 2013: Sera Cahoone; Schubas, Chicago

March 21, 2013: The Webstirs, Wally Dogger, Quiet Company; Beat Kitchen, Chicago

March 24, 2013: Clarence Bucaro, Martha Wainwright; City Winery, Chicago

May 17, 2013: Moss Garvey; Mutiny, Chicago

June 16, 2013: The Baptist Generals, The Mountain Goats; SPACE, Evanston, IL

June 17, 2013:  The Baptist Generals, The Mountain Goats; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

June 19, 2013: Jeff Harms, Moss Garvey; the Burlington, Chicago


January 26, 2012: Hannah Georgas, Kathleen Edwards; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

February 25, 2012: Joan of Arc, The Promise Ring; Metro, Chicago

March 3, 2012: Zapruder Point, Whitehorse; Schubas, Chicago

March 9, 2012: Canasta, Alabama Shakes; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

March 17, 2012: Eugene Mirman, Andrew Bird; Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA

March 19, 2012: Eugene Mirman, Andrew Bird; Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN

March 20, 2012: Leslie Stevens, The Milk Carton Kids; SPACE, Evanston IL

March 21, 2012: Andrew Bird;  Martyrs, Chicago

March 24, 2012: Eugene Mirman, Andrew Bird; Riverside Theatre, Milwaukee, WI

March 31, 2012: Edie Carey, Melissa Ferrick; SPACE, Evanston IL

April 3, 2012: Poor Moon, Lost in the Trees; Schubas, Chicago

April 26, 2012: Brown Bird, Horse Feathers; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

May 4, 2012: Small Awesome, Retribution Gospel Choir; Schubas, Chicago

May 12, 2012: Mucca Pazza, Andrew Bird; Auditorium Theatre, Chicago

July 13-15, 2012: Forecastle Festival; Louisville, KY

July 14, 2012: Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Jim James; Belle of Louisville, Louisville, KY

July 28, 2012: James Taylor; Ravinia, Highland Park, IL

October 17, 2012: Only Son, Regina Spektor; Chicago Theatre, Chicago

October 27, 2012: Michael E. White, The Mountain Goats; the Vic, Chicago

November 29, 2012: Sidecar Static, Heavy Times, Summer Girlfriends, Outer Minds; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

December 8, 2012: The Blind Boys of Alabama; City Winery, Chicago

December 17, 2012: Fat Kid Wednesdays, Andrew Bird; State Theatre, Minneapolis, MN

December 19, 2012: Andrew Bird; Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago

December 20, 2012: Andrew Bird; Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago

December 21, 2012: Andrew Bird; Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago

December 22, 2012: Jeff Parker Trio, Andrew Bird; Hideout, Chicago


January 9, 2011: Charlotte Martin; Schubas, Chicago

January 29, 2011: Cheyenne Marie Mize, Lost in the Trees; Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago

February 4, 2011: Cloudbirds, My Brightest Diamond; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

February 5, 2011: Peter Wolf Crier, Retribution Gospel Choir; Schubas, Chicago

February 10, 2011: Jessica Lea Mayfield, Justin Townes Earle; Metro, Chicago

February 26, 2011: Broken Records; Reckless Records, Chicago
US Royalty, Broken Records; Schubas, Chicago

March 25, 2011: Matt Pond PA, Rocky Votolato; Subterranean, Chicago

April 5, 2011: Megafaun, The Mountain Goats; the Vic, Chicago

April 8, 2011: Lucy Wainwright Roche, Over the Rhine; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

April 9, 2011: Sharon Van Etten; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

April 16, 2011: Jerome Holloway, The Spring Standards, Ha Ha Tonka; Subterranean, Chicago

April 21, 2011: Gaberdine, Low; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

April 24, 2011: The Acrylics, Junip; SPACE, Evanston

May 4, 2011: Holcombe Waller, Chris Pureka; SPACE, Evanston

May 11, 2011: Rachele Eve, Ferraby Lionheart, Vandaveer; Empty Bottle, Chicago

May 14, 2011: Nathaniel Rateliff, Jessica Lea Mayfield; Schubas, Chicago

May 20, 2011: The Lonely Forest, Death Cab for Cutie; Metro, Chicago

May 25, 2011: Caitlin Rose, Johnny Flynn & the Sussex Wit; Mayne Stage, Chicago

June 2, 2011: Melissa McClelland & Luke Doucet, Teddy Thompson; Schubas, Chicago

June 3, 2011: Teddy Thompson; SPACE, Evanston

June 10, 2011: Legendary Shack Shakers, Jukebox the Ghost; Ribfest, Chicago

June 18, 2011: Haley Bonar, Andrew Bird; Power Center for the Performing Arts, Ann Arbor, MI

June 25, 2011: Trampled By Turtles, Yo La Tengo; Green Music Festival, Chicago

June 27, 2011: Glen Hansard, Low; Millennium Park, Chicago

July 1, 2011: Goodbyehome, Allie Moss, Ivan and Alyosha; Schubas, Chicago

July 3, 2011: Hidden Ritual, Bill Callahan; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

July 26, 2011: Lower Dens, Cass McCombs Band; Schubas, Chicago

July 30, 2011: Blasted Diplomats, Like Pioneers, Death Ships; Schubas, Chicago

August 14, 2011: Rufus Wainwright and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Ravinia, Highland Park, IL

September 4, 2011: David McCaffrey, Ann Drury, Lindsay West, The Baron, Violet, Rams’ Pocket Radio; Notting Hill Arts Club, London, UK

September 5, 2011: Inlay, The Raven; The Green Note, London, UK

September 10, 2011: Robbie Fulks, Nora O’Connor, Del McCoury Band; Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago

September 12, 2011: Jeff Pianki, Rocky Votolato, Matt Pond PA; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

September 22, 2011: Alessi’s Ark, Laura Marling; Lincoln Hall, Chicago

September 24, 2011: Hideout Block Party, ft. Kids These Days, Booker T. Jones, Jon Langford, Mavis Staples, Dosh, and Andrew Bird; Hideout, Chicago

October 29, 2011: Brown Bird, Death Ships; Schubas

October 31, 2011: Lauren Shera, The David Mayfield Parade, Matthew and the Atlas; SPACE, Evanston

November 12, 2011: Spirits of the Red City; Brown Rice, Chicago

December 10, 2011: Milk Carton Kids, Over the Rhine; Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago (two shows)

December 21, 2011: Andrew Bird; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

December 22, 2011: Andrew Bird; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago