Hideout named “The Best of Chicago” in Cassie Walker’s “Looking for Mr. (or Ms.) Good Bar” article in Chicago Magazine’s August 2005 issue. Read here!
Hideout added to Stuff Magazine’s “Dive Bars Hall of Fame.” Read the article here.
Hideout named #6 on Esquire Magazine’s list of the Best Bars in America with a nice writeup from Ted Allen
The Reader’s Monica Kendrick writes “…I’m going to stand by the Hideout for its combination of bookings, friendliness, comfort, price point, and community involvement—and the fact that the barflies more in love with the sound of their own voices than the sound of the band get a room to themselves with a door that closes.” […]
On a recent Saturday the Hideout threw a (free free free) Appreciation Dance Party! for all of the fans that voted for us as “Chicago’s Best Dance Party” in a recent issue of the Chicago Reader. To celebrate, we have finally installed a disco ball! Other “Best Of” winners participated and provided free stuff. These […]
Fred Schlatter’s Chicago Nightlife Examiner Best dives in Chicago, criticism welcome is really being complementary naming Hideout one of Chicago’s Best Dives… “Please don’t write telling me that this is not a dive, but in fact a rock venue. Of course it’s a venue for, among other things, rock and roll, but that doesn’t discount […]
Adam Kivel’s consequenceofsound.net Where We Live: The Hideout says “…The Hideout is the perfect place to go.”
Chris Catania’s Live Exhaust blog Best Concert Photos of 2008: Q & A with Photographer Colleen Catania begins with a Monotonix shot from Hideout Block Party and also includes Tim Fite and a link to Chris’ ink19.com Block Party review
Congratulations to the many friends of The Hideout that won in this year’s Reader Best of Chicago polls. If you won & we’ve left you off the list below, we sure didn’t mean to, so please email your link to jerome at hideoutchicago dot com and we’ll add you to the list. Chances Dances ~ […]
Howard Reich’s Metromix Our favorite Chicago venues entry on Hideout focuses on Wednesday’s Immediate Sound Series shows (he’s the Tribune’s Jazz Critic!) and says… “This musically eclectic room features the brilliantly programmed Immediate Sound Series, which on Wednesday nights casts a spotlight on a young generation of experimenters, from Rob Mazurek to Ken Vandermark. What’s […]