Win Neko's Middle Cyclone Car

The Mercury Cougar-Rama Muscle Car ‘Splosion could win you Neko Case’s car! This is pretty sweet – I think if I won it I’d have to figure out how to get it into my apartment which might involve some sort of crane, and removing all the walls, and maybe getting rid of my furniture to […]

Vermont, or bust!

Photo by Jason Creps Did you miss the puppet show in December? Are you, by chance, headed east this weekend? Kathleen Judge and her shadow puppet troupe One Degree Off present Jabberwocky and Revontulet this Friday as part of a Neko Case-curated show “Storytelling: An Evening of Performances, Poetry, and Puppetry,” a benefit for the […]

Neko Case & Block Party posters auctioned

Help Support The Chicago Women’s Health Center! Beautiful Posters made by Kathleen Judge for the recent Neko Case tours were auctioned on ebay by the Chicago Women’s Health Center to raise money for the center. Thank you for bidding on these posters. CWHC is a great organization! Read more about CWHC and see Hogan’s recommendation […]

Grammy (nominations) at The Hideout 2009

Greg Kot’s Tribune Turn It Up Taylor Swift and the Grammys: Is that all there is? lauds actual singers Neko Case and Mavis Staples while lambasting the Grammys for not following their own stated guidelines in selecting the “best” recordings and featuring the artists responsible for them in “live performances” that leave actual music fans shaking […]

Anti Records Grammy nomination congratulations!

Published in the Saturday 12/12 edition of Billboard Magazine is this fine tribute to ANTI- Records Grammy nominees, including Mavis Staples for Live: Hope At The Hideout (Best Contemporary Blues Album) and Neko Case for Middle Cyclone (Best Contemporary Folk Album and with Judge, Best Recording Package) Congratulations to all our of our wonderful Hideout […]