Hemmingbirds Say Goodbye At Lincoln Hall

It was a veritable who’s who of great Chicago music at Lincoln Hall last Thursday night, as members of various bands came together to bid farewell to Hemmingbirds. After a great six-year run, the band decided to call it quits with an awesome lineup of music at one of Chicago’s best venues. There was a lot of stage sharing between the four acts, and it … Continue reading Hemmingbirds Say Goodbye At Lincoln Hall

Hemmingbirds Set To Fly Away At Lincoln Hall

Hemmingbirds hit the Chicago music scene six and a half years ago with their ambitious debut record, Death Wave. Over those years they released a fairly steady stream of music that you could list among the best coming out of this city. Now, sadly, it is time for the band to dissolve, with one final show Thursday December 29th at Lincoln HallĀ (click for tix). I … Continue reading Hemmingbirds Set To Fly Away At Lincoln Hall

Taste Of Chicago 2013 Preview

The middle of July is quickly approaching, and the rising temperatures tell me that Taste Of Chicago is almost upon us. The city’s finest restaurants will supply the food, and a few of Chicago’s finest bands will be putting on free shows sponsored by Bud Light. So save up your nickels and dimes for the fun to start on Friday July 12th. Some folks have … Continue reading Taste Of Chicago 2013 Preview