Welcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week Alissa Nelson profiles Lola bartender and co-owner Matt McMullin. Alissa NelsonWelcome to Lola! May we suggest something old-fashioned -- like, say, an Old Fashioned?"What if a d ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Friday, April 3. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust Street.
Saturday, April 4. Union Avenue Opera House, 733 North Union Boulevard.
Feel the Luck
MP3: The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl, "Fairytale of New York" There really isn't a better Christmas Eve song than this duet between Irish rockers the Pogues and the late Kirsty MacColl. Taken from the Pogues' If I Should Fall from Grace with God, the song reminisces about the ghosts and regre ... More >>
Then we talk action and politics with Brooklyn Afrobeat aficionados Antibalas.
9 p.m. Wednesday, June 7. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue)
So the Webster Concert Choir throws one
Traditional Irish sessions at the City Museum keep things reel
Introduce the kiddos to international music and dance -- and learn a thing or two yourself
The Mississippi River Celtic Music Festival brings the best of Irish music to the Midwest
The Southern Illinois Festival of Irish Music and Dance beckons to lovers of the Emerald Isle
Friday, August 27; Off Broadway