Twista, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, Eddie Franks
Twista, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, Eddie Franks Thu. 09/18 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Twista Being a hip-hop star is one thing. Staying one? That’s something else. Twista is a hip hop star but perhaps most off all he’s proved himself to be a force to be reckoned with, no matter…more»

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Blowfly, Baby Brutha, The Untold Dirty
Blowfly, Baby Brutha, The Untold Dirty Sat. 09/20 | 8:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Blowfly Before there was Kool Keith, Old Dirty Bastard or 2 Live Crew – before there was hip hop, for that matter – there was Blowfly, performing X-rated songs with a funky groove. Born 60 yea…more»

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Cajun Fais do-do with Le Travaillant
Cajun Fais do-do with Le Travaillant Sun. 09/21 | 2:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Le Travaillant Le Travaillant plays Cajun music, the dance music of French-speaking Louisiana – perfect for Mardi Gras, crawfish boils, or any other occasion that needs authentic Louisiana atm…more»

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The New Samuel Mösching Trio
The New Samuel Mösching Trio Sun. 09/21 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The New Samuel Mösching Trio The New Samuel Mösching Trio plays almost exclusively original music. Mösching’s music is strongly influenced by the European Classical traditions of polyphonic an…more»

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The Mudflapps, Paper and Plastik Artist: Jordan-Morgan Lansdowne, Orion Walsh
The Mudflapps, Paper and Plastik Artist: Jordan-Morgan Lansdowne, Orion Walsh Tue. 09/23 | 9:00PM - Tue. 09/23 | 1:00AM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The Mudflapps The Mudflapps are a Chicago- based band that plays original acoustic music. Whether plugged-in on the big stage, or truly unplugged and unamplified, they give audiences a dose o…more»

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Sweet Diezel Jenkins, The Rascal Theory, Winkler Mill
Sweet Diezel Jenkins, The Rascal Theory, Winkler Mill Wed. 09/24 | 9:00PM - Wed. 09/24 | 1:00AM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Sweet Diezel Jenkins Taking hits from today and yesterday, adding a heavy hand of the backyard feel good party vibe with a dash of gritty bump & grind smokey goodness. The Rascal Theory The…more»

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The Idle Rich, Sirsy, Big Joy
The Idle Rich, Sirsy, Big Joy Thu. 09/25 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Sirsy The Boston Globe sums it up, “Little band. Big Sound.” No more needs to be said. Although the only thing “little” about Sirsy is there are just two of them. The rest is bigger than balls…more»

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Enforcer, Hessian, Blood of Kings
Enforcer, Hessian, Blood of Kings Fri. 09/26 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Enforcer Enforcer is an American heavy metal band from Chicago. Formed in 1983, the group is known for its early studio recordings and their appearance on the Iron Tyrants compilation album. I…more»

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The Vibrators, Depravos De La Mour, and more
The Vibrators, Depravos De La Mour, and more Sat. 09/27 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The Vibrators With a career lasting thirty-three years, vocalist/guitarist IAN “KNOX” CARNOCHAN, bassist PAT COLLIER, guitarist JOHN ELLIS and drummer EDDIE originally formed the VIBRATORS in …more»

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The Wandering Dirt and Friends
The Wandering Dirt and Friends Sun. 09/28 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The Wandering Dirt Ian Broeker-Guitar and Vocals Justin Gillam-Guitar Dan Ornduff-Bass Mike Edwards-Drums Micki Broeker-Vocals

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The Red Line Tap Open Mic Hosted by Micki and Ian
The Red Line Tap Open Mic Hosted by Micki and Ian Mon. 09/29 | 8:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Sign up at 8 / Music at 9 Performers get 3 songs or up to a 15 minute set Drums, Keyboard and PA provided

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The Mudflapps, Devin Tuel and Stephen Harms
The Mudflapps, Devin Tuel and Stephen Harms Tue. 09/30 | 9:00PM - Tue. 09/30 | 1:00AM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The Mudflapps The Mudflapps are a Chicago- based band that plays original acoustic music. Whether plugged-in on the big stage, or truly unplugged and unamplified, they give audiences a dose o…more»

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Mike Hard, Side Action, Amateur
Mike Hard, Side Action, Amateur Fri. 10/03 | 8:00PM - Fri. 10/03 | 1:00AM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Mike Hard God Bullies were an American noise-rock band from Kalamazoo, Michigan. They were active from 19861995, briefly reunited in the early 2000s and most recently in the summer of 2010 to…more»

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The Flatts and Sharpe Fall Recital
The Flatts and Sharpe Fall Recital Sat. 10/04 | 5:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The 2014 Flatts and Sharpe Adult Recital comes to the Red Line Tap Check out the Flatts and Sharpe students showing off their skills on the Red Line Tap stage

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Queer Arts Showcase - CAKE Chicago - 8 Year Anniversary
Queer Arts Showcase - CAKE Chicago - 8 Year Anniversary Sat. 10/04 | 9:00PM - Sun. 10/05 | 12:00AM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Come for the Beer, Stay for the Queer. #CAKEChicago

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The Brass Monkey Brunch
The Brass Monkey Brunch Sun. 10/05 | 2:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Poetry, Spoken word and More

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I Am Love, The New Swicheroo
I Am Love, The New Swicheroo Sun. 10/05 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

I Am Love The Self-Defined Folkster Band’s Progressive Acoustic Approach Uses Cello, Horns, Harp, Flugelhorn and Reverb to Create The Archaic Sound of the Future Like many folk musicians, Josh…more»

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The Red Line Tap Open Mic Hosted by Micki and IAn
The Red Line Tap Open Mic Hosted by Micki and IAn Mon. 10/06 | 8:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Sign up at 8 pm / music at 9 pm All performers get 3 songs or 15 Minute sets Drums, Keys and PA Provided

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The Red Line Tap October Barn Dance with Caller Jo Morland
The Red Line Tap October Barn Dance with Caller Jo Morland Tue. 10/07 | 7:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Jo Mortland of the Chicago Barn Dance Company is a long time, hard core contra dancer, and a dance caller since 2000. Her style includes clear instruction, fun dances that flow well, and a cha…more»

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The Remember Nots, Nitetime Dental, Everybody All The Time
The Remember Nots, Nitetime Dental, Everybody All The Time Thu. 10/09 | 9:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

The Remember Nots http://rememberknots.com/ Everybody All The Time http://everybodyallthetime.us/

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Spuyten Duyvil
Spuyten Duyvil Fri. 10/10 | 8:00PM @ Red Line Tap (map)

Spuyten Duyvil Hailing from the Hudson Valley, Spuyten Duyvil’s (pronounced “SPITE-en DIE-vil”) soaring vocals, traditional jug-band energy, slide guitar and Chicago-style blues harp propel th…more»

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