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Congratulations to our very own Martha Bayne for her 2012 Time Out Chicago Eat Out Award for, Most Palatable Evangelism! It seemed like just another excuse for Blue Liners to drink and brood together. But in the three years since Martha Bayne started Soup & Bread, a weekly event that runs from January to April […]

Click on the video to tune in and see out very own Martha Bayne on WGN-TV talking about Soup & Bread to the daytime television audiences of Cook County!

Hey Hey Everyone, Before we get into this week’s upcoming shows we wanted to let you know about a few things… For those of you who couldn’t make it to the Portlandia show last week we are sorry and we really do wish we could’ve packed everyone in here.  Here’s a bunch of pictures and review from […]

There’s a picture from the NY Times of the Hideout’s very own Nick Broste rocking his bone at the NYC Winter Jazzfest this past weekend with Herculaneum!  Ben Ratliff from the Times weighed on the killer festival.

The Chicago Tribune did a great feature story this week on Sunday’s show, NEDtalks: Spreading Worthless Ideas.

Time Out Chicago wrote a great piece about our annual Panto shows in this week’s issue.  Tickets are going fast for the Egyptian/Cosmic Panto this December 16-18th so be sure to snag some before it’s too late!

We are so pleased to announce that the official Soup and Bread Book Release Party will be taking place here on Wednesday November 2nd. It will be featuring soups from West Town Tavern, Swim Cafe, the Butcher & Larder, Milk & Honey Cafe, Mana Food Bar, Revolution Brewing, Longman & Eagle, Bite Cafe and others! […]

Chicago musicians and industry folks do you need some free dental work?  Here’s info on how to get it… FREE DENTAL EXAM, CLEANING, & X-RAYS for Chicago area musicians & music biz professionals on 11/10. Appointment required: 877-303-6962 or rsvp_mcny@grammy.com. (Courtesy of Musicares, Chicago Federation of Musicians, and Smile Illinois.) Hey you! It is FREE!! Share this info! or […]

Some great press has been coming though about Diane Izzo and our upcoming 1st Annual Memorial concert for her on Sunday with Califone, Souled American, The Friends of Diane Izzo Band, & Crooked Mouth String Band w/ Beau O’Riley & Jenny Magnus. Sun-Times • Califone and More Take the Stage for Late Singer-songwriter Diane Izzo WBEZ […]

We got to curate the Design Harvest music stage again this year and hope you can join us on Saturday & Sunday on Grand Ave. between Damen & Wood. Saturday:  Mar Caribe @ 2pm | Sanctified Grumblers @ 3:30pm | Califone @ 6:00pm Sunday:  Black Willoughbys @ 2:00pm | Hoyle Brothers @ 3:30pm | Golden […]