From humble beginnings without a PA or business plan, the joint on Wabansia might be Chicago’s best music spot
Hideout (Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune)
“Or consider Alex White, performing Saturday (with her brother, Francis) as White Mystery. She is 26. She began performing at the Hideout as a high-school senior. Tuten (who insists that underage performers be accompanied to their own shows by their parents) would introduce her proudly as “a product of the Chicago public schools.” “Which amazes me now,” (more…)
Tired of jumping fences at big festivals? Get free entrywhen you arrive at noon with an instrument to participate in the Guitarkestra, a giant jam session that kicks off the Hideout Block Party on Saturday, September 24!
You even get a wristband to come and go as you please. Otherwise, tickets are $25 online and $35 day-of to see White Mystery (1PM) with Mavis Staples and Andrew Bird.