The Lawrencian Calendar for September and October 2016
Saturday the 10th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit at The Hideouts 20 Year Reunion (1354 W. Wabansia). Get yer bad self to that beloved joint for a full day of Chicago-centric delights. The astonishing lineup starts at noon, with us as the honky tonk flavored icing on the cake, at 11pm. Pay your donation at the gate, and get on in there! Noon to midnight.
Monday the 12th- Deanna Varagonas Gospel Jubilee is making our return to the land of the living, after an eight year hiatus. Get an earful of the gospel goods at Abraham Levitans Piano Power Hour, at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). You wont regret it. 9:30pm. $5 cover.
Tuesday the 20th- Time again for Country, My Way, my twice-a-month country music spin-a-thon on WLPN. Tune in at www.lumpenradio.com, the first and third Tuesday of every month. We are inches away from having our terrestrial signal at 105.5 FM- it may even happen by this episode. 2 to 4pm.
Heads-up for October and beyond:
Tuesday, October 4th- Tune in to WLPN 105.5 FM for Country, My Way, my outtasight showcase of honky tonk, bluegrass, outlaw, countrypolitan
the first and third Tuesday of every month. 2 to 4pm. Tune in at www.lumpenradio.com
Wednesday, October 5th- Spinning Country, My Way at The Sportsmans Club (948 N. Western). Join me for a few hours of choice honky tonk, outlaw, bluegrass, countrypolitan, and the like, plus access to that fine-assed drink and beer list. 10pm. No cover.
Saturday, October 8th- The Velcro Lewis Group throws down at Gingerman Tavern (3740 N. Clark). Were headlining the show, with our pals Walking Bicycles and New Drugs. 9pm. $5 cover.
Tuesday, October 18th- Tune in to WLPN- 105.5 FM for Country, My Way, the goodest country music show you are likely to find, with two hours of choice country sounds, from 2 to 4pm, the first and third Tuesday of every month. www.lumpenradio.com
Saturday, October 23rd- Spinning country records at Big Star (1531 N. Damen). Come for the classic and obscure country gems, stay for the tasty tacos, drinks, and specials. 2 to 6pm. No cover.
Wednesday, October 26th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit starts off this a rad night of music, with Itasca (Paradise Of Bachelors Records) headlining, and the Moon Brothers playing in the middle. Empty Bottle (1035 N. Western). 9pm start. $8 cover.
More to come. See you at everything!