CHIRP & Lawyer 4 Musicians Host “This Is Chicago” at Bottom Lounge

What makes Chicago’s independent music scene one of the most unique in the world? How can independent artists educate themselves on the legal details of performing live? How can fans support the local music scene and learn more about how lawyers are helping musicians in the Windy City?

Ever Wonder How They Do It?

It takes a lot of people to put on a concert. So I’d like to know what types of concert folk you’d like to learn more about. Would it be venue owners? Merch vendors? Sound guys? Bartenders? Security guys? Promoters?

Update: Stop the War On Fun

  Back in June, I wrote about how the  live music community in San Francisco is currently facing challenges related to its all-ages venues.  Well, according to their Facebook “Stop the War On Fun” group there’s an update  to the struggle: The good news is that ABC has dismissed their case against the Great American […]

San Francisco Live Music Community Fights for All-Ages Rock

As Chicago venue owners  face their own ongoing ordinance struggles, another city’s live music community also faces opposition because of  questionable  laws being imposed.  The live music community in San Francisco is currently facing challenges related to its all-ages venues and I wanted to bring it to your attention as it seems like the only thing I […]