Hey, blogspot readers, need some weekend ideas during these cold wintry days? SouthSide highly recommends attending the following events happening this weekend and on February 20 at Double Door.
On Saturday Feb 12, head to Des Plaines for love, peace and music! Over 25 local bands will be rockin' threee stages from 2p to 2a at this all-ages Winter Peace Fest. Good friends Flabby Hoffman Trio will be performing as well as many other. This event will be held at Stage One Temple Arts. Visit http://www.peacefestchicago.org for more details.
Need a unique and special Valentine's for that special someone in your life? On Sunday Feb 13, there will be crafts and more underneath the sparkling glow of a disco ball. The Urban Folk Circuit heads to Berlin Night Club for its monthly crafts and arts market featuring live performances by Joey Basketball, the Film Society, Rachel Katzman, Farr, Careful Q, and Tinders as well as over 20 crafters selling their handmade crafts. Though an all-ages evnts, for Moms and Dads there will be drink specials like $6 Bloody Marys. The event is located at 954 W. Belmont and is from 12p - 5p. Plus it's FREE!
If you cannot attend this month's Urban Folk Market, not worry, blogspot readers, will be others happening at The Abbey (March 19), at Grafton Pub (April 16) and Quenchers Saloon (May 21). Visit http://www.urbanfolkcircuit.com for more details.
On February 20 at Double Door, Coley Kennedy (of Welcome To Ashley) & The Warm Regards will be rockin' the stage for their CD Release show - The End of You Know Who. Visit http://www.coleykennedyandthewarmregards.bandcamp.com/ to hear this 6-track album. SouthSide highly recommends listening to track 6 - Dark Moon as well as the tile track, The End of You Know Who. This show is 21/older with a $5 cover at the door. Show starts 9p with The Ragtones opening.
Until next time, support your local scene,