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Video – Chicago Soundcheck / Daily Herald journalist Brian Shamie

Just two guys talking local music…

Posted in benefits MS Sucks 2019 Videos

Video – Chicago band El Famous talks about their history before the MS Sucks benefit at Bottom Lounge

Chicago band El Famous talks about their history before the MS Sucks benefit at Bottom Lounge

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Video – Chicago band Park and Main meets me behind Bottom Lounge

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All aboard Transit Tees – Talking Chicago retail while eating food from the Delta (Episode 294)

Tim and Tom from Transit Tees (locations in Wicker Park and Andersonville) join me to talk about their successful, unique, and Chicago-centric retail operation. To help fuel the conversation, we’re…

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Video – Transit Tees join me for food from the Delta in Wicker Park

The people behind the brilliant Chicago-centric retail locations “Transit Tees” join me to talk about their business model, all things Chicago and their new board game based on the CTA…

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Country star Emma White carves her own path in music industry: Conversation outside Haymarket Pub & Brewery (Episode 293)

Just two years ago, Rolling Stone named Emma White one of “10 New Country Stars to Watch.” Now she’s in my car with burgers from Haymarket Pub & Brewery (737…

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Video – Country star Emma White talks Nashville, the music biz and performing

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Alice Cooper and Beasto Blanco, through the eyes of bass titan Chuck Garric (Episode 292)

Chuck Garric (bass, Alice Cooper / frontman and guitar, Beasto Blanco) returns to Car Con Carne before an Alice Cooper gig at the Genessee in Waukegan. Discussed this week: Why…

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Video – Bass monster Chuck Garric (Alice Cooper, Beasto Blanco) is back on Car Con Carne

Chuck Garric jumps in the car before Alice Cooper plays the Genessee in Waukegan to talk about his band Beasto Blanco, Alice, Dio and the need for today’s schoolkids to…

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‘There’s not a moment in my life that I’m not living with this’ – Lucky Boys Confusion’s Stubhy on MS (Episode 291)

Kaustubh “Stubhy” Pandav (Lucky Boys Confusion) and Brad Chagdes (Hoodie Life) join Car Con Carne this week to discuss Stubhy’s recent MS diagnosis and the upcoming benefit event, “MS SUCKS.”…