By Sarah on July 18, 2011
I’ll be at Lincoln Hall to catch the Old 97’s tonight. They’re one of those bands who I always seem to miss when they come into town. No more! And while I probably won’t be able to make it, everyone else should go to the Timber Timbre/Marissa Nadler show on Thursday. I don’t know much […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged algebro, allison moorer, allstate arena, balkan beat box, beau sample, bela fleck and the flecktones, black bear combo, blonde redhead, bon iver, briar rabbit, chiara mangiameli, chicago theatre, chris tobias, derek nelson and the musicians, dj romasoul, etran finatawa, evanston space, faces on film, gillian welch, hideout, jon hopkins, justin jones and the driving rain, king creosote, las guitarras de espana, lincoln hall, mana, marissa nadler, mayne stage, metro, mickey, millennium park, my gold mask, oh land, old 97's, other lives, rachele eve, radar eyes, robbie fulks, robbie gjersoe, robert ellis, schubas, sia, steve earle and the dukes, steve leaf, subterranean, the drummond bros., the rosebuds, the vic, thomas dybdahl, timber timbre, uncommon ground, wild flag, ximena sarinara, yemen blues
By Sarah on May 9, 2011
I’m going to see Vandaveer on Wednesday. So should you. You may still even have time to RSVP to the Empty Bottle to get in for free. Monday, May 9 Robbie Fulks, Pussycat Trio; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Tuesday, May 10 Rammstein; Allstate Arena. 8 pm, $49.50-89.50 The Fiery Furnaces; Schubas. 8 pm, […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged abbey pub, allstate arena, beat kitchen, buke and gass, canasta, cave, chaperone, chris buehrle band, coyote grace, dastardly, dj demchuck, dj intel, ellis, empty bottle, evanston space, fall down, ferraby lionheart, girlyman, hideout, holly golightly and the broke-offs, ian wilson, jeffrey altergott, jessica lea mayfield, jon drake and the shakes, kevin mileski, kickbush, kid koala, levan d. hawkins, lincoln hall, metro, nathaniel rateliff, nicole reynolds, old town school of folk music, prussia, pussycat trio, rachele eve, rammstein, robbie fulks, save the clocktower, schubas, secret colours, sister speak, soft speaker, the fiery furnaces, the goondas, the kickback, the loyal divide, the singleman affair, the streets on fire, tune-yards, vancaveer
By Sarah on May 24, 2010
This week might as well be known as the Week of Great Shows that I Can’t Go to Because I Have to Prepare for People to Come Install New Carpet. Home ownership is not always worth it, let me tell you.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged allstate arena, am, april smith and the great picture show, besnard lakes, bully in the hallway, carole king, cullen's, depaul men's a cappella, derek nelson, donnie biggins, double door, eluvium, extreme measures, hideout, holy ghost!, how far to austin, james taylor, jill scott, josh rouse, judson claiborne, julianna barwick, lcd soundsystem, lincoln hall, maxwell, men in drag, metro, millennium park, mumford & sons, nathaniel rateliff, nora o'connor, ornery little darlings, pieta brown, robbie fulks, rosemont theatre, sadhu sadhu, schubas, shapers, shot baker, smoking popes, the middle east, the ponys, the tallest man on earth, thee silver mt. zion memorial orchestra, uncommon ground, united center, waco brothers, yellowhammers
By Sarah on March 22, 2010
This week is a little low-key. That’s because every band in the universe is making its way out of Austin after SXSW. Don’t worry, kids, April and May are exploding with music.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged allstate arena, automatic loveletter, black rebel motorcycle club, brighton ma, cowboy junkies, double door, evanston space, gringo star, holly miranda, house of blues, jc brooks & the uptown sound, lincoln hall, matthew good, metro, michael buble, rickie lee jones, rose cousins, rose polenzani, saul williams, steel train, stone temple pilots, subterranean, tegan and sara, the aragon, the kinetic playground, the riviera, tonic room, tripping billies, uncommon ground, vampire weekend, wells-next-the-sea
By Sarah on March 1, 2010
March is getting off to a bit of a slow start. I think the month of March knows that I will be spending most of April skulking about in various venues for an absurd number of shows. March is telling me that I need to get my sleep, I think.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged alicia keys, allstate arena, angelique kidjo, antje duvekot, black joe lewis and the honeybears, chris thile, evanston space, fitzgeralds, harris theater, house of blues, john prine, lincoln hall, old town school of folk music, punch brothers, rhett miller, rialto square theatre, richard shindell, robyn hitchcock, sara watkins, schubas, the avett brothers, the blacks, the ike reilly assassination, the low anthem, the magnetic fields
By Sarah on December 21, 2009
Not much going on this week, but hey, it’s the holidays, there’s some expectation to spend time with loved ones or something. I don’t know. There are still some interesting things going on, though. There are two nights of the do-it-yourself Messiah, where the audience gets the music and gets to sing along, and for […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged allstate arena, automata, breakers broken, city at large, double door, emily wells, ghosthouse, harris theater, house of blues, lincoln hall, rusted root, schubas, the feel, the waco brothers, trans-siberian orchestra