Big Freedia Cancellation

We have just learned that Big Freedia has had to cancel all of her shows for the next few weeks.  Unfortunately she will not be appearing at this year’s Hideout Block Party.  Fortunately our amazing Chances Dances DJs are ready to go, and will send us home dancing on Saturday night! Also a quick reminder […]

This week at the H/O

Hello Hideout people of the world! We can’t think of a better way to start off August than with these great shows below. Tonight brings the freedom rock of The Statutes of Liberty, TITTY, and Mega Man vs. The United States Air Force for your listening pleasure. Friday is going to be an epic Interview […]

This week at the H/O

Hi! Let’s do short and sweet this week. We’re still tired from the car thing last week. But, not too tired to say; this week is getting us revved up. Get it? Oh the hilarity … First: What a good way to get great local veggies into your life. Peasants’ Plot is still accepting members […]

The Hideout is the Best

The Reader’s Best of Chicago issue hit the streets — and the internet — today, and we’re thrilled to be singled out by Reader readers as the city’s Best Underground Music Venue. OK, OK. We tied with the Empty Bottle. But you really can’t go wrong with either … If I do say so myself. […]

Chances Dances, in living color

Chicago Reader photographer Andrea Bauer scoped out Chances Dances last week and produced this sweet slide show for the Nightlife feature. Can you feel the fun? And the sweat?