If you’re not doing anything on Saturday, what you should really do is head down to see my band, Jungle of Cities, playing at the Elbo Room. We go on around 10 pm and cover is $10.
Monday, June 4 Robbie Fulks; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation
Tuesday, June 5 Jodee Lewis; Schubas. . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 6/4 – 6/10
Here are some songs I played on the radio on Friday night.
As always, you can hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central time.
9:54 PM Mike Reed’s People, Places & Things The Lady Has a Bomb from Clean on the Corner . . . → Read More: CHIRP Playlist: May 25, 2012
I don’t know about you, but I’ve got a busy week this week. As you read this, I’ll be in Nashville for a romp through the historic Ryman Theatre, but when I return to Chicago, I hit the ground running with shows for most of the rest of the week: Milk Carton Kids on . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 3/19 – 3/25
Once again, the lovely people at CHIRP have seen fit to allow me to play songs for a few hours. Thanks to everyone who listened, requested songs, Tweeted, and all that great stuff. Here’s what I played, in case you’d like to relive the magic. Your next chance to hear me on CHIRP is . . . → Read More: CHIRP Playlist: Saturday, October 8, 2011
Apparently in addition to last week being Andrew Bird week, last week was also “Sarah’s Too Busy to Blog” week. No worries, friends, I have a review of the (thoroughly amazing) Hideout Block Party coming up. Let’s just pretend that last week didn’t happen, otherwise.
This week is full of . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 9/26 – 10/2
Paste put up a fantastic piece about eighteen musicians who are also mothers, and the highs and lows about making music and raising kids at the same time. I’m glad to see it, and it’s definitely recommended reading.
Another set of moms deserves recognition and thanks today. I started thinking about it a few . . . → Read More: Recommended Reading and a Mother’s Day Message