A Beer with James & The Drifters

Formed in the small town of Huntington, Ind., in 2010, James and the Drifters began as the collective effort of folk artists Brent Chamberlin, Kyle Jackson and Tyler Gault. Shortly thereafter, the guys hit the studio and recorded...

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What’s Brewing: Two Brothers Brewing Summer Festival

  The best beer. The best bands. The best cause. Join A Beer with the Band at the eighth annual Two Brothers Brewing Summer Festival at RiverEdge Park in Aurora, Ill. The festival...

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Former Belle

A Beer with Former Belle

Since its inception in 2010 Former Belle has taken on many different forms, all led by frontman Bruno Catrambone. They backed their first release, Sounds From the Ground, with multiple regional tours, as well as a five-week...

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The Seratones

Don’t Miss Seratones at the Hideout

The Band: Seratones The Gig: Seratones with Bad Bad Meow and ABWTB alum Andrew Bryant Details: Saturday, May 7, at 9 p.m. CST // the Hideout Chicago Shreveport, La., natives Seratones bring their...

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What’s Brewing: James & the Drifters

The Band: James & the Drifters The Gig: James & the Drifters with Secret Science and Josefina Details: Friday, May 6, at 9 p.m. CST. We first heard James & the Drifters when they opened for A Beer...

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What’s Brewing: Esmé Patterson at Evanston SPACE

  The Artist: Esmé Patterson The Show: Esmé Patterson with Cold Country Details: Tuesday, April 19, at 8 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.) // Evanston SPACE // $12-20 You’ve likely heard the name Esmé Patterson from her...

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Jill Andrews

A Beer with Jill Andrews

Jill Andrews is a Nashville-based indie folk artist with more than a decade of touring and recording under her belt. She has been on the road with bands like The Avett Brothers ,...

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What’s Brewing: The Best Press Release Ever

Earlier today, the following press release came into our editor’s inbox, and we have since coined it the “Best Press Release Ever.” See below and be reminded why Andrew W.K. should be the...

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Family and Friends

What’s Brewing: Family and Friends at Lincoln Hall

Who: Family and Friends Where: Lincoln Hall When: Saturday, Feb. 27  // 8 p.m. // $14 // Buy tickets by clicking here. You may remember our August 2015 interview with Family and Friends, a Georgia-based...

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Swear and Shake

A Beer with Swear and Shake

Swear and Shake is the rare kind of band that can take an audience from sole-stomping to a slow dance in the span of two songs. A recently turned trio, the band – consisting of...

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