CHIRP Playlist: June 22, 2012

Tweet It’s been a little quiet here this week; I blame the heat, which has sapped my will to move. I played a bit longer of a set this time around, but I’ll be back to my usual two-hour bonanza of fun next week.  As always, you can hear my…

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This Week in Great Music: 4/2 – 4/8

Tweet I’ll be seeing my favorite trippy orchestral indie rock group Lost in the Trees on Tuesday.  After that, who knows! Monday, April 2 David Choi, Andy Wagner; Schubas. 7 pm, $15 Robbie Fulks, The Pussycat Trio; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Nada Surf, An Horse; Metro. 9 pm,…

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CHIRP Playlist: Friday, December 30, 2011

Tweet I played some music on New Year’s Eve Eve. They don’t really make songs for that. 9:55 PM DeVotchKa Vengo! Vengo! from Una Volta (Cicero) 9:52 PM Devil in a Woodpile Louisiana Fairytale from In Your Lonesome Town (Bloodshot) 9:48 PM She & Him Baby, It’s Cold Outside from…

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This Week in Great Music: 9/19 – 9/25

Tweet Everything about this week is just a lead-up to the Hideout Block Party.  I’ve missed you, Andrew Bird. Monday, September 19 Robbie Fulks; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation Tuesday, September 20 Cut Copy, Washed Out, Midnight Magic, Only Children; the Riviera. 8 pm, $27 Abigail Washburn, Mar Caribe,…

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This Week in Great Music: 5/2 – 5/8

Tweet Monday, May 2 Robbie Fulks, Don Stiernberg; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation John Vanderslice, Damien Jurado; Schubas. 8 pm, $15 Tuesday, May 3 Tame Impala, Yuck, Yawn; Lincoln Hall. 9 pm, sold out Barehand Jugband, The Hoyle Brothers, The Shams Band; Double Door. 9 pm, $5 Wednesday, May…

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This Week in Great Music: 5/3 – 5/9

It looks like a quiet week, but I find myself strangely busy. I’ll be checking out the Laura Marling show tomorrow night, and Jerome Holloway’s show on Friday. I saw him open for Nneka in February and thought he was really good, so I’m looking forward to seeing what he does with a headlining spot. Saturday also has some strong line-ups of local bands, both at Bottom Lounge and at the Beat Kitchen.

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