Posts Tagged: free show

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DJ sets by Fess Grandiose

Fess Grandiose has been making and playing records in Chicago since 2004. A unique style of blending and a solid selection of music sets Fess apart from the riff raff. The Owl welcomes Fess to 2nd Friday’s from 10p-close! never a cover 10p-4am Fess Grandiose Soundcloud

Old Style presents: SPACE BLOOD + MARATEK

OLD STYLE PRESENTS: SPACE BLOOD – 9:30 – 10:15 MARATECK – 8:30 – 9:15 Doors: 8:00pm Show: 8:30pm 21+ FREE! $1.00 Old Style Pints All Night! Space Blood will be hosting a contest during their set. Volunteer at the show in order to win special prizes courtesy of Old Style & Space Blood!… Read more »

Greenbush Brewing presents: Falling Doves + VIETRAHM + Peel

Falling Doves (L.A.) brings its timeless boogie and rock n’ roll back to Chicago, playing The Owl for the first time: VietRahm will play loudly and take you surfing in outer space: Peel will both destroy and satisfy you with their gritty melodies and memorable hooks:

LIVE SHOW: Sweet Lil’ + Basement Family + Junegrass

Sweet Lil** littlest, sweetest, biggest and most meanest sludge pop gloom rockers on tour from Cincinnati, OH Basement Family** gently darkened harder squelching Junegrass** newly developed, assumed to be guitaring by Grant Engstrom and co. Will it be folky?! Mathy!? Indiey!? Heavy!? Find out!

LIVE SHOW: Jack Moves (Wax Poetics Records) + DJ sets by Dave Mata + Hal Greens

10pm no cover Comprised of vocalist and guitarist Zee Desmondes and musician Teddy Powell, the Newark, New Jersey-based duo linked up via a mutual affinity for hip-hop and funk and soul of the 60’s, ’70s, and ’80s, which led them to form a group inspired by those sounds.

Sunday Night Avant Jazz Series • Tim Daisy + Mars Williams

live avant garde jazz every sunday two sets 9pm and 10pm no cover set 1 – Tim Daisy’s ‘Appalachian Magic’ for Marimba and 3 turntables set 2 – Mars Williams – reeds/ Tim Daisy – drums

Sunday Night Avant Jazz Series • Andrew Clinkman + Vox Arcana

live avant garde jazz two sets: 9pm and 10pm no cover set 1 Andrew Clinkman – Guitar/ Albert Wildeman – Bass/ Tim Daisy Drums set 2 Vox Arcana (James Falzone – Clarinet/ Fred Lonberg- Holm – Cello/ Tim Daisy – marimba + percussion)

Sunday Night Avant Jazz Series • Mars Williams

Mars Williams is an American jazz and rock saxophonist. Exposed to Big Band and Dixieland Jazz by his trumpet playing father, Williams played classical clarinet for ten years, then migrated to the saxophone in his senior year of high school, citing influences from Eric Dolphy, John Coltrane and Charlie Parker. Free show two sets 9pm… Read more »

THE OWL’S 4th ANNIVERSARY: Martin Rev • Gel Set • Wherewheels 9th Anniversary show! • Permanent Records DJs

A RARE Chicago appearance by Martin Rev of the legendary electronik freek-punx Suicide! Plus the synths capes of Gel Set aka Laura Callier, and Werewheels is the sci-fried duo of Dawn Aquarius and Plastic Crimewave aka Steven Krakow. Permanent Records DJs hit the decks before, between, and following all the mind-melting live sounds. Permanent Records… Read more »