Tag: The Empty Bottle

Concert Preview: Lollapalooza 2017 (Thursday, August 3 - Sunday, August 6, 2017 in Grant Park)

Concert Preview: Lollapalooza 2017 (Thursday, August 3 - Sunday, August 6, 2017 in Grant Park)
Lollapalooza gets started Thursday in Grant Park featuring headlining performances by Muse, Lorde, The Killers, Blink-182, Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire and more throughout the weekend. Check out our full weekend preview for under the radar picks, a look at the local Chicago artists performing, plus a rundown of the hottest after shows... ...

Q&A Interview With Tom Schraeder - A Tom Schraeder & His Ego Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at Empty Bottle)

Q&A Interview With Tom Schraeder - A Tom Schraeder & His Ego Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at Empty Bottle)
Performing Tuesday night at Empty Bottle (the record release party for his latest album, Schraedest Hits), I spoke with local songwriter Tom Schraeder about tailoring his songs to fit someone else's art in his recent film and television work, growing as a songwriter, looking back at his expansive 22 album catalog, the influence of Paul Westerberg and what he hopes lies ahead in his next decade as a recording musician... ...

Ski Lodge Concert Review - With The Pear Traps, March 10 at Empty Bottle

Ski Lodge Concert Review - With The Pear Traps, March 10 at Empty Bottle
Headed to Texas for South By Southwest, indie-rock quartet Ski Lodge swung through Chicago and played alongside local trio The Pear Traps during an early set Sunday night at Empty Bottle...
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Back in Black: A Guide To Catching The Best Live Black Wednesday Music In Chicago On A Budget

Back in Black: A Guide To Catching The Best Live Black Wednesday Music In Chicago On A Budget
Black Wednesday... one of the biggest bar nights of the year in the city of Chicago. Tired of amateur hour at the bars?  Well, here are ten great ways to catch live music within the confines of some of the city's finest clubs.  Check out Flosstradamus at Lincoln Hall, Naked Raygun at Metro and much more... And in case that's not enough, how about five ways to get awfully drunk, awfully cheap, throughout Chicago, via trolley crawls, moustache parties, a turkey testicle festival, charity benefits and more...