The Lawrencian Calendar for January and beyond
Sunday the 17th- Im sitting in with The Wandering Boys at The Honky Tonk Matinee, playing snare drum, and singing a coupla songs. Decoy Prayer Meeting is also on the bill. Empty Bottle (1035 N. Western Ave). Should be a real good time! Starts at noon with JB spinning country records, followed by dance lesson at 1:30pm. Live music starts at 2pm. No cover.
Wednesday the 20th- Time for "Country, My Way on WLPN 105.5 FM. Set yer radio to them coordinates, and have yerself a hoedown! 4 to 6pm CST, every Wednesday.
Saturday, March 23rd- Im spinning "The Mutant Hit Parade at Marz Taproom (3630 S. Iron St). Gonna be a fine night of krautrock, post-punk, soul, power pop, new weirds
plus all those righteous beers, and tasty foods. 8pm to Midnight. No cover.
Wednesday the 27th- Its time for "Country, My Way WLPN 105.5 FM. The very goodest kinds of country music 4 to 6pm every Wednesday.
Thursday the 28th- Spinning "The Mutant Hit Parade on WLPN 105.5 FM my monthly foray into all things krautrock, power pop, soul, post-punk, blues, new weirds
WLPNs own Chris Hefner will be joining me. 4 to 6pm (CST).
Saturday the 30th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit is honored to be playing the first Chicago Honky Tonk Saturday Special at Fitzgeralds (6615 W. Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn, IL). Gonna be a full day of the best Chicagos country scene has to offer, plus food options, and a vintage clothing pop-up market. Music starts at 4pm. We play at 9:30pm. $15 adv. $20 at the door.
Sunday the 31st- Time for another afternoon set of Country, My Way. Get on over to The Montrose Saloon (2933 W Montrose) for all them choice country vinyl cuts. 3 to 7pm. No cover.
Heads up for April:
Saturday, April 27th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit is headlining an incredible show, with Jeremy Pinnell and David Quinn (both will full bands), at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). 9pm start. $10 cover. Its gonna be one for the history books. Dont miss it!
And dont forget that I am curating the country section of the beautiful jukebox at the Montrose Saloon (2933 W Montrose).
Yessir, three rows of country magic, and all on 45rpm vinyl. Free plays. Complete restock every month. Alright!
Check out my instagram @lawrence22peters for pics of this beautiful beast, as well as posts from my radio shows, and other groovy stuff.
More to come. See you at everything!