The Lawrencian Calendar for January and beyond
Wednesday the 9th- Tune yer danged radio to WLPN 105.5 FM for "Country, My Way, my weekly throw-down of all that is good in country music. 4 to 6pm CST. Kindly tell a friend. All of my sets are archived sets are on Mixcloud. Heres last weeks show: https://www.mixcloud.com/lumpenradio/country-my-way-with-lawrence-peters-1-3-2019/
Thursday the 10th- Spinning "Country, My Way for the David Quinn show at The California Clipper (1002 N. California Ave). I start it off at 9pm, with a solid hour of country vinyl glory, and another 90 minute knockout after Mr. Quinns set. $5 cover.
Saturday the 12th- The Golden Horse Ranch Bands 14th Annual Barn Dance Apocalypse at Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport). Get on yer country finery, and join us, and all yer friends, for the square dancing-est event of the year!
Its a little earlier in the calendar than our traditional date for this epic night of fun, so dont snooze-and-lose. Get yer tix. 8pm start.
Sunday the 13th- Im spinning a special early evening "Country, My Way at Montrose Saloon (2933 W Montrose).
If my other country DJ nights are too late for your schedule, this one is for you. Come by after brunch, or what have you, and soak up some weekend beers while I lay down a few hours of the good stuff. All vinyl. 3 to 7pm. No cover.
Wednesday the 16th- Yep, its time for another exciting episode of "Country, My Way, my weekly country radio show on WLPN 105.5 FM.
Tune in for two hours of the finest in honky tonk, bluegrass, outlaw country, western swing, country soul, and Ameripolitan tracks by new folks who honor the roots. 4 to 6pm CST every week.
Wednesday the 23rd- Set yer radio to WLPN 105.5 FM for "Country, My Way, and countrify your drive time, every Wednesday from 4 to 6pm.
Thursday the 24th- Its time again for "The Mutant Hit Parade. Tune it in on WLPN 105.5 FM. Its my idea of the hits, and by hits I mean power pop, post-punk, krautrock, soul, blues, psych, new weirds
. 4 to 6pm CST.
Saturday the 26th- The Lawrence Peters Outfit is playing two sets at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia), for the annual St. Timothys Day Party. Join yer award winning honky tonk buddies for a night of deluxe country music, from the best stage in town. 9pm start. $10 cover.
Wednesday the 30th- If you arent listening to "Country, My Way on WLPN 105.5 FM I dont know whats wrong with you. Tune in yer most favoritest country radio show, 4 to 6pm CST every week.
Saturday, February 2nd- The Lawrence Peters Outfit is playing a set of award winning honky tonk at the grand opening of Chicagos own vinyl pressing plant Smashed Plastic (4200 W. Diversey). There will be a limited pressing made of tracks from the event! We play at 8pm. Other details tba.
Wednesday, February 6th- yer ol pal, the country two-fer:
1. Set yer dial to WLPN 105.5 FM for "Country, My Way, 4 to 6pm CST. Do it!
2. Make yer way to The Sportsmans Club for my monthly country vinyl free-for-all. 10pm to close. No cover.
Wednesday the 13th- Set the radio to WLPN 105.5 FM for another fine set of country marvels, on Country, My Way. 4 to 6pm CST every Wednesday.
Friday, February 15th- Dont miss the all-star tribute to Lee Hazelwood and Nancy Sinatra, at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). I have the great honor of channeling the baritone half of those weird lil masterpieces, with Becky Levi giving her all on the higher end. Details tba.
Wednesday the 20th- Set it and forget it to WLPN 105.5 FM for Country, My Way. Im tearing up the airwaves with the goodest kinds of country music from 4 to 6pm. Every Wednesday, dontcha know.
Friday, February 22nd- Monday the 25th- The Ameripolitan Awards! Get yer tix.
And dont be forgetting 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. Complete restock every month. Alright!
Check out my instagram @lawrence22peters for pics of that beautiful beast, as well as posts from my radio shows, and other groovy stuff.
More to come. See you at everything!