Results tagged with 'Chicago'
Published July 9, 2017
Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek would sit in their apartment creating tunes, in hopes they would go from roommates to band mates. One album and 3 months of touring later, Whitney went from being a project from their apartment to the real deal, performing at Summerfest
Published June 4, 2017
Two years after Irish quartet U2 played a string of nights at the United Center in support of its "Songs of Innocence," the band returns to the Windy City - to the even bigger Soldier Field - to rekindle the magic of its classic "The Joshua Tree," released 30 years ago.
Published May 22, 2017
Eleven months after announcing it was breaking ground on its first Windy City cafe, Colectivo opened its first location in Chicago today at 6 a.m., at 2530 N. Clark St. in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
Published April 28, 2017
I had a great lunch last week at True Food Kitchen in Downtown Chicago. Truth be told, I hadn't heard of the place until we searched for lunch options close to our hotel and it popped up. Now I want one in Milwaukee.
Published April 26, 2017
A musical with this many showstoppers - not to mention Bob Fosse's signature style - can't help but be entertaining, but "Chicago" at the Marcus Center was more broad than biting, almost kitsch rather than crackle. It's fun, but no flim-flam flummox that'll fool and fracture `em.
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Thursday July 3rd, 2014 – Rosemont, IL Whenever I’m stupid enough to think I have anything figured out is exactly the time I find out I don’t. I’ve been harping on and on of late about how dead 4th of July week is in comedy clubs, and then I show up at Zani...
Friday April 25th, 2014 – Island Lake, IL After all of the painstaking effort I have put in over a lifetime feverishly attempting to create an identity that is moderately recognizable to the largest amount of people possible, it’s laughable at how tiny a number that tu...
Tuesday March 4th, 2014 – Chicago, IL Once again I was called in for short term bullpen duty by Zanies Comedy Club in Chicago, and once again I answered the call. For whatever reason, they needed me to fill in for tonight only so that’s what I did. I always enjoy the c...
Monday December 30th, 2013 – Tucson, AZ Life is just full of pleasant surprises these days, and I’m not complaining. Today I had another one come out of nowhere, and again it absolutely blew me away. Whatever cosmic slot machine I have been playing of late is paying of...
Sunday December 8th, 2013 – Island Lake, IL When I started doing comedy in Milwaukee, all I wanted was to be the best comedian in town. I thought if I could achieve that, everything else would take care of itself. I’d eventually achieve my goal after several years of s...
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