the sea and cake
By Sarah on May 7, 2012
Hey! It’s Andrew Bird week again. No big deal. Plenty of other things going on, too, for your listening pleasure. Monday, May 7 Robbie Fulks, Greg Cahill; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation The Spring Standards, Volcanoes Make Islands, Shelby Pollard; Schubas. 8 pm, $10 Tuesday, May 8 Tim Barry, Jenny Owen Youngs; Beat Kitchen. […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged andrew bird, auditorium theatre, ballroom boxer, beat kitchen, brighton ma, champions, childish gambino, cobalt & the hired guns, dan bern, dastardly, deorbert & the half truths, derek nelson & the musicians, djrc, double door, empty bottle, father john misty, flashing blue lights, frontier ruckus, go long mule, golden retriever, good grief, greg cahill, har mar superstar, hideout, jenny owen youngs, jet w. lee, jon drake & the shakes, justin townes earle, lincoln hall, lindsay fuller, lucy kaplansky, machine gun mojo, maps & atlases, metro, model n, mucca pazza, mutts, old town school of folk music, park west, patty larkin, rachele eve, rego, robbie fulks, saint anyway, sarah jarosz, schubas, shearwater, shelby pollard, sister crayon, so many dynamos, st. vincent, subterranean, suns, the burlington, the david mayfield parade, the dirty feathers, the ditty bops, the future laureates, the right now, the riviera, the sea and cake, the shams band, the spring standards, the vic, tim barry, tree, tristen, volcanoes make islands, wells-next-the-sea
By Sarah on April 15, 2012
Thanks for tuning in to an extra special edition of my show this morning. Hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central time. 11:54 AM Mi Ami Bells from Decade (100% Silk) 11:49 AM Bill Callahan America! from Apocalypse (Drag City) 11:44 AM Fitz & […]
Posted in Radio Playlists | Tagged a fine frenzy, alpha consumer, andrew bird, bill callahan, black books, bob dylan, bobby conn, bree sharp, breton, cains & abels, camera obscura, daniel rossen, dar williams, del mccoury & the dixie pals, eliza gilkyson, fanfarlo, fitz & the tantrums, ida maria, joan as policewoman, joe pug, julie doiron, mana, margot & the nuclear so and so's, mariee sioux, marissa nadler, martha wainwright, melissa ferrick, mi ami, mirel wagner, mirrorring, moonface, okkervil river, poor moon, ra ra riot, the frames, the joy formidable, the sea and cake, the shins, tori amos, tyler jon tyler, vandaveer, vienna teng, we're about 9 | 1 Response
By Sarah on December 12, 2011
Hey, everyone, it’s Wilco week! I’m not going to any of the shows, but I’m sure plenty of you are. I’ll be at Schubas on Saturday night for Noam Pikelny and friends. Banjo! If you’re not doing anything on Sunday night, my band, Jungle of Cities, is playing at the Abbey Pub. We go on […]
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged alabama shakes, apollo chorus of chicago, civic opera house, double door, empty bottle, graham colton, harper blynn, harris theater for music and dance, hideout, himalayan bear, josh caterer, kathryn calder, lincoln hall, metro, noam pikelny, rainbow rhythms, schubas, the joy formidable, the lawrence peters outfit, the riviera, the sea and cake, the vic, tim reynolds and tr3, wilco
By Sarah on November 22, 2010
All because it’s Thanksgiving doesn’t mean that the music stops.
I’ll be at the Frames show on Tuesday, along with probably most of the Chicago people I know on Twitter. Irish rock tweet-up!
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged brandon flowers, brendan losch, brighton ma, brooke fraser, elephant gun, empty bottle, fran healy, franz nicolay and major general, gold motel, good old war, hideout, jake clemons, joshua radin, jubal fulks, junior brown, kelley james, kelly hogan, kevin andrew prchal, lincoln hall, little light, mavis staples, moneypenny, old town school of folk music, park west, red line tap, robbie fulks, sam bradley, schubas, scott and chris ligon, stornoway, subterranean, symphony center, the belleville outfit, the frames, the polkaholics, the riviera, the sea and cake, the vic, the wheeling birds, united federation of planets, vienna boy's choir
By Sarah on September 27, 2010
Excited to see the Retribution Gospel Choir on Friday. Still haven’t figured out how I’m getting to/from the Hideout in the middle of the night, but such is life.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged abbey pub, angela correa, basia bulat, beats antique, bonnie prince billy and the cairo gang, broken social scene, chicago theatre, chris bathgate, double door, eels, empty bottle, gayngs, hideout, holy sons, jenny scheinman, jesca hoop, laura veirs and the hall of flames, led to sea, les shelleys, lincoln hall, metro, mice parade, retribution gospel choir, robbie fulks, ronnys, roy jay, sara watkins, schubas, scout niblett, serena maneesh, stephen kellogg and the sixers, the acorn, the hold steady, the riviera, the sea and cake, the vic, the watson twins, the xx, tom brosseau, warpaint, wintersleep, wovenhand, zola jesus