REGGIES’ IN-STORE SERIES – 17 OCTOBER

Did you miss your opportunity to see some free punk bands at Record Breakers last weekend? Bummer, we feel bad for you. The show started at 4PM after Ultrahazard set up and went through a sound-check. Blue-haired Saffron and Violet up front powered through a set of punk rock and ska with Eli and Nick keeping the rhythm in the back on bass and drums. Record Breakers began to fill up – at least twenty people were spread between the…

Los Lobos Live From Studio X

  The Music Joint was the secret location, Los Lobos were the guest performers, Two Brothers Brewery was the not so secret sponsor. WXRT brought an outstanding surprise to Reggies in another episode of Live From Studio X ! Listeners on the radio got to hear classic hits (opening with Will The Wolf Survive), and new music from the soon-to-be-released CD, as well as interviews with members of the iconic band for the 30 minute live radio broadcast. Another 100…

RIVERSIDE

Riverside are running loose on a world tour, direct from Warsaw, Poland. It’s a driving, melodic progressive heavy sound. In January 2013, Riverside released their fifth full-length album, Shrine of New Generation Slaves. The band recently toured Europe with Dream Theater. Their sixth album has now been released and will be available in the Rock Club. Get ready for a the blow roof off and the walls out show !

Reggies Rocks The Sox, And Kisses The Cup

Let’s Go, HAWKS ! Let’s Go, HAWKS ! Let’s Go, HAWKS ! After the week-long search, I finally found the Cup– thanks ! Take advantage of Free Sox Sundays for free bleacher tickets, free shuttle to/from the Cell, great buffet on the Roofdeck, and a perfect day at the ballgame.

Thrillist knows where to go in the South Loop

Jay Gentile picks Reggies as the place to visit in the South Loop. “This kick-ass music venue/record store/restaurant is easily one of the coolest places in the city, if not the country. And offbeat events like the Pancakes & Booze art shows, trips to Hawks games inthe party bus, and balls-out live band karaoke only add to its reach.” Read the full article here

2/28/15 Staff Pick: The Coup

The Coup is an American hip hop band from Oakland, California. Their music is a unique combo of punk, funk, hip hop, and soul. Boots Riley leads The Coup in a live performancecrowd moving and grooving. Come see for yourself at Reggies on 3/28/15 in the Rock Club. The Coup “The Guillotine”

2/01/15 Uli Jon Roth and Vinnie Moore

Two legendary guitarists! One Stage! It really doesn’t get any better than this. See these Axe Masters tear it up on February 1st, 2015 at Reggies Chicago. Uli Video Vinnie Video

12/31/14 Staff Pick: White Mystery

We have a New Years Eve treat for you. White Mystery the brother-sister rock’n’roll duo from Chicago will be playing Reggies alongwith The Muffs, Meat Wave, and Evil Beaver. Get your Punk on as we Ring in 2015! Check Out White Mystery Rocking Out On The Reggie Bus… Tunes from the new album Dubble Dragon… DUBBLE DRAGON by White Mystery

Dads: Record Breakers In-Store Review

Joining us for their very first in-store, Dads brought out a solid group of fans who were just as excited to be here as the band. Even without John’s energetic drumming (as they decided to do the in-store without his kit), he and Scott created a dynamic and intimate performance that had a firm grip on our ears and hearts with their personal lyrics,pass it up, and since they just finished their U.S tour, you might as well buy their…

The Dawn

STAFF PICK: THE DAWN

Truckin’ in from the Quad City shores of the mighty Mississippi, The Dawn is delivering a fresh shipment of energetic original jams to the Music Joint. Homegrown tunes are baked into a show that won’t let you down, so get up and groove. Friday night, December 12. Also with Syahi and Threadcount.

Staff Pick: Pinkish Black

With a magnificent blend of space-rock inspired dark synths and those internal self-loathing voices you have to just end it all, Pinkish Black will quickly shuffle you down the long, hollow; abandon corridors of your inner psyche. Their modern gothic sound makes you feel that you are on a barely controlled descent into the solemn void of your insecurities. Pinkish Black is opening this portal to your own self on November 22nd. Come take a trip. Self Titled LP by…

Every Time I Die Ticket Giveaway

Pre Order “Dear Youth” before Nov 17th, by stopping in Record Breakers. Or by calling 312-949-0125 and ordering for a chance to win tickets to see EveryTime I Die at Concord Music Hall on December 7th

Stick Men

Stick Men

Tony Levin and Pat Mastelotto (Of King Crimson Fame), along with Markus Reuter form the band Stick Men. Individually they have toured around the world with the likes of Peter Gabriel, Robert Fripp, Adrian Belew, Steve Howe and many more. Together they will be in Chicago to end Progtoberfest. Come out and see their unique blend of sounds live on stage… SUPERCOLLIDER, Disc 1: COLLIDER by Stick Men

Radio Moscow

Staff Pick: Radio Moscow

Dig Psychedelic Stoner Rock? Power Trio RADIO MOSCOW founded by vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Parker Griggs, will be playing REGGIES CHICAGO with PENTAGRAM on 10/23/14 in the Rock Club. There’s only one way to listen to their music… LOUD. Buy their record and blast away at home, or better yet let Reggies do the blasting for you. Show details and Tickets Here Listen to Radio Moscow – No Good Woman

LET’S GO, JRW !!!

Come root for the USA Little League World Series champion team– Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West –as the play the World Championship Title game against the kids from South Korea, on Sunday, August 24. First pitch is at 2:00 pm. Enjoy Sunday Brunch, and watch the game on all TVs. All ages are welcome, under 21 must be with parent. LET’S GO JRW !!!

Staff Pick: Larry Coryell

Growing up Larry Coryell was played a lot in house, Larry Coryell with his trio which includes Larry Gray and Paul Wertico! Check it out! -Kprog

5/28/14 Staff Pick: Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band

Why should you pay attention to MY Staff Pick? Well for one, because I told you so and I’m bossy. I’m little Miss Know It All. Just ask my ex-boyfriend. For another reason, it’s because my staff pick is the Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band! Theirneed to see live. No doubt about it. If I’m wrong…well, I’m not so let’s not even talk about it. They’re playing Reggies Music Joint on Wednesday May 28th and show is 21+. I’ll be…