The Lawrencian Calendar for February 2016
Tuesday the 2nd- Tune in to WLPN for "Country, My Way- two hours of outstanding cuts of classic and obscure country music, from 2 to 4pm. You can also hear my archived shows (look under "shows", and scroll to the bottom of my page). http://www.lumpenradio.com
Wednesday the 3rd- Spinning "Country, My Way at The Sportsmans Club (948 N. Western Ave.). Good times assured, with wall-to-wall honky tonk, bluegrass, outlaw, countrypolitan, western swing, country soul
Get a drink and enjoy the country magic! 10pm. No cover.
Monday the 8th- Its "Honky Tonk Mondays" at The General (2528 N. California), the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month. Ill be spinning all manner of country greatness, and the food and drinks cant be beat! 7pm to close. No cover.
Friday the 12th- Im singing The Electric Light Orchestra's Dont Bring Me Down (!!!!!!!!!!!) at Brian Costello's ridiculously fun Songs With Friends, and thats just the tip of the iceburg! Come by and hear all of your mutant rocker buddies singing and playing the crap outta some righteous covers. The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). 10pm. $10 cover.
Tuesday the 16th- Head back over to WLPN for the second of my bimonthly installments of "Country, My Way, and get another dose of all that is great in old-school country music, from 2 to 4pm. I do this the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month. Plus, eleven archived episodes await you- (look under "shows", and scroll to the bottom of my page). http://www.lumpenradio.com
Monday the 22nd- Honky Tonk Monday #2 for February, at The General (2528 N. California). Come by for a long set of country greats, in all of the best flavors, and bring some scratch for some excellent food and drink. The 2nd and 4th Monday of every month. 7pm. No cover.
Wednesday the 24th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit digs in at The High-Hat Club (1920 W. Irving Park Ave.) for two sets of
un-ruined country music, with a heck-of-a-lot of originals, new and classic, plus some old-skool country faves. Unbeatable food and drink, and friendly vibes. 8:30pm to 10:30pm-ish. No cover.
Note that Im also spinning records for Soup And Bread at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia), from 5pm to 8pm. Maybe come by before the LPO show.
Thursday the 25th- Im spinning a mix of rockin goods at The Charleston (2076 N. Hoyne), with my ol buddy Cale Arthur. Well go turntable-to-turntable, and the sparks will fly. No cover. 10pm.
Saturday, February 27th- The Golden Horse Ranch Band presents the 2016 Barn Dance Apocalypse, at Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport, at 18th St.). Im not hyperbolizing when I say that its the country dance event of the year. 8pm start. 18 bucks. Get your tix, and check out that poster by Ryan Duggan, here: http://thaliahallchicago.com/?event_id=6446025
In the future:
Sunday, June 12th- A Day In The Country #9!
Kindly put it in your calendar. Details t.b.a.
See you at everything!