By Sarah on February 7, 2012
I kicked the week off with an extra special bonus edition of my show on Monday afternoon. Â That’s what I get for taking the day off work. Â Never fear, I’ll be back to my regular time slot this Friday night on Chicagoâ€™s ownÂ CHIRP Radio, from 8 â€“ 10 pm Central time. 5:54 PM David Bowie […]
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By Sarah on January 10, 2011
Tomorrow Never Knows 2011 kicks off this week, with shows at Schubas, Lincoln Hall, and Metro. Some year, I’ll be able to do something wacky like go to a show every night. This is not that year. I’ll be at the Marketa Irglova show for my one TNK 2011 stop this year. Should be good.
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By Sarah on March 15, 2010
There are a lot of great shows this week featuring local bands, and lots of them are free or very cheap. You should check some of them out, give some love and support to the local music scene.
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