Chicago may have the G8 Summit coming up in May, but here in my sleepy suburb of Palatine, we have the Haymakers Reunion. From that point on, trains run to Palatine every two hours through PM. Keep in mind though for your ride back, the last Metra train stops in Palatine at Miss that one, and you may have a long walk home. Earlier trains leave Palatine at , , and Briar Rabbit has been releasing a free download each week in February as part of Black History Month.
The Great Routine is a thought-provoking four-song concept album about black actors in black face performing funny but racist comedy bits in the late s and early s. The Britannicas , three power pop musicians who record songs together despite each of them being on a different continent, are working on a new EP. The theatre has been selling out shows during its current production of the Tracy Letts play, Superior Donuts.
Artistic Director Cotovsky is reprising the role of donut shop owner Arthur Przybyszewski, which he played when Superior Donuts was being staged in at the Studio Theatre in Washington. The Mary-Arrchie version runs through March 25th.
I bought this single at Kroozin Music, which was a much more hip record store than the one where I was employed. The tracks on A Normal Life , written for the most part by keyboards player-vocalist Ruben Agosto, explore various forms of urban contemporary and Latin music. Best co-wrote the 11 tracks with his brother, drummer Roag; guitarist-vocalist Phil Melia; and guitarist-keyboards player Paul Parry. Note: This review originally appeared in the Illinois Entertainer in By contrast, Holy Man looks at the world from a number of different angles.
Hopefully with songs from a new CD. Photo from Wes Hollywood Facebook page. Unfortunately, The Abbey Pub is not involved this year.
Notable out-of-town visitors include Dave Rave, Trolley, and Jeremy. Show time is PM. To recap, veteran stand-up comedian Len Austrevich is determined to collect 5, videotapes of individuals telling a joke to his son.
The Melismatics are celebrating the release of their CD, Mania. It was a kick seeing actress Catherine Tate, who played the wisecracking but fearless Donna Noble on Doctor Who a few years back, in a guest role on the American version of The Office last night. Speaking of Doctor Who , The Nerdist , a fun and informative website that focuses on all things sci-fi and beyond, recently reported on an upcoming comic series that mixes the long-running Brit show with Star Trek. Paul United Church in Palatine on St.
The concert starts at PM. Because all those sleazy Sunset Strip rockers were horny like me. I began broadening my music taste in late I was an emotionally broken white boy, so I went to the place everybody else with depression was going, Hot Topic.
People my age hear these songs and sadly think about how much time they wasted refreshing their MySpace homepage in the hopes of finally seeing the new messages notification. So many feelings course through my body when I revisit this album.
Check this album out or better yet, revisit whatever music defined your high school years and applaud yourself for surviving the hormonal warfare. Maybe pour one out for the homies who died shortly after you graduated. Contrition by Brandon Phillips and The Condition. Despite an unsuccessful attempt to restart Pezband in late , little was heard from the members until when the band reformed and began playing new, well-received shows, much to the delight of both old and new fans.
With any luck, we'll even be treated to some new Pezband recorded material. All three Pezband albums have been released on CD, but unfortunately only as pricey Japanese imports. However, the inflated price of these discs is well worth it considering the high quality of the music, and they can be purchased through Not Lame Records link or other outlets such as Amazon. Below is a vinyl rip of Baby it's Cold Outside for your listening pleasure.
If you like what you hear, please seek out the full Pezband albums. You won't likely be disappointed. Posted by Frank K at PM. As Bitch prepared to kick off the festivities, people approached the stage to take pictures of the musicians, say hello, and shake their hands.
This friendly ritual between performers and audience members would carry on throughout the day. Bitch made quite a splash back in the late s by playing hard rock at a time when few all-female bands dared to do that. Lorrie Kountz, who had gone on to other bands like Illicit and Surrendur Dorothi after Bitch, wailed on guitar.
The four members exuded a joy in performing together again, and that would be evident for all the other bands that followed.Apr 03, · Pezband - Pezband (full album) - Duration: Magnets Full Vinyl - Duration: Pezband - Please Be Somewhere Tonight - Duration: Fil Mo 94 views.