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[EVENT](Chicago) Wed, 25 May & Thurs, 26 May: 2 Nights, 8 Great Bands! [25 May 2011|02:34pm]

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[EVENTS](Chicago) Nocturna Xmas Special at Metro! [19 Dec 2010|11:58am]

scaryladysarah


Nocturna, now in its 22nd year, is an 18+ dark alternative dance night held once a month (or so) in Chicago. DJ Scary Lady Sarah spins a highly request-driven mix of current & classic goth, industrial, post-punk, deathrock, ethereal, shoegaze, new wave, ebm, darkwave, dark indie & more. It's a lot of fun & you should go! ;)

This Nocturna will feature a special holiday themed decor, complimentary seasonal treats, a few local spooky vendors & perhaps a visit from spirits of Nocturnas past/future! Come dance off that holiday meal until dawn! Alternative Xmas tunes sprinkled throughout the night! ;)

Saturday, 25 December, 2010
At Metro, 3730 N. Clark St, Chicago
11pm - 5am / 18+ / $10.

Thank you so much! Please help spread the word! Looking forward to seeing you there!!! :)

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[EVENTS](Chicago) Nocturna w/ Dark Market; 18+; Sat. 27 Nov. [26 Nov 2010|06:01pm]

scaryladysarah
Greetings!

American Gothic Productions in Chicago presents:

- Saturday, 27 November: NOCTURNA / Dark Market

Nocturna, now in its 22nd year, is an 18+ dark alternative dance night held once a month (or so) in Chicago. DJ Scary Lady Sarah spins a highly request-driven mix of current & classic goth, industrial, post-punk, deathrock, ethereal, shoegaze, new wave, ebm, darkwave, dark indie & more. It's a lot of fun & you should go! ;)

This Nocturna will feature our 2nd annual special DARK MARKET! Bring a bit of spare cash and peruse a plethora of local purveyors who will be offering cool and inexpensive presents for the darkly inclined and alternative folks on your holiday gift list....or treat yourself! :)

At Metro, 3730 N. Clark St, Chicago
11:30pm - 5am / 18+ / $10.

Thanks and hope to see many of you soon!

Cheers,
~SLS~
http://www.AmericanGothicProd.com

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[EVENT](Chicago) Sat. 21 Aug '10: NOCTURNA; SLS bday, GlitterGuts, more! [08 Aug 2010|04:47am]

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Bauhaus Tribute at Chicago's Late Bar [02 Aug 2010|06:01pm]

pagliacci



Join us for our monthly Bittersweet Thursday artist tribute night at Late Bar as we pay homage to BAUHAUS! Peroxide & guest Vee Sonnets (the Maybenauts) will be spinning Bauhaus & anything related all night long with visuals to match.

Bauhaus.
Tones on Tail, Dali's Car, Love & Rockets, the Bubblemen.
Peter Murphy, Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins & David J.
...Come dance in the dark...

Late Bar
3534 W Belmont Ave at Drake
9pm-4am
No Cover

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=140593705964936
http://LateBarChicago.com/
http://www.myspace.com/bittersweetthursdays

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Women in Art tour at the Art Institute [12 Jul 2010|12:40pm]

squidly_colette
The tour will focus on women artists represented in the Art Institute of Chicago and will last for an hour, followed by an optional lunch and discussion. Beate Minkovski, Executive Director of Woman Made Gallery, will accompany the tour and join the group for lunch to discuss the current state of women in the art world, female artists in Chicago, and any other art-related topics of interest.

If you are interested in this, the ticket deadline is July 25. Price is $32, plus optional lunch. The tour date is Saturday, August 14.

www.chitownwomeninart.com

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Are the mods still around? [04 Jul 2010|10:55am]

chicago_journal
I had been thinking of posting here at some point, probably later this summer, but that "this image has been deleted by photobucket graphic in the background is sending up a red flag. The place looks like it's been abandoned by its owners. dansetothe80s, mytuesday - anybody here?

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Music gear for sale [16 Jun 2010|03:25pm]

_shaomao_
My husband is trying to make space and get rid of some of the things he really doesn't use very often anymore.

He is not looking to trade - cash only.

Here is the craigslist posting:

I have a VOX AC4TV Modern Classic Guitar Combo Amplifier (4 Watts, 1x10 in.). This thing has never left my house, never turn up past 3. Still in original box. Asking $200 or best offer.

Here's a link to the product:
http://www.zzounds.com/item--VOXAC4TV

Also have:

Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi Distortion Pedal (Made in NYC) hardly used ($50 obo)
http://www.zzounds.com/item--ELHUSBIGMUFF

Electro-Harmonix Number 1 Echo Pedal hardly used ($70 obo) w/ power supply.
http://www.zzounds.com/item--ELH1ECHO

I don't need any of this stuff and need to get rid of it. Feel free to email me with any questions.
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If you are interested drop me a line here on LJ or email him directly via the craigslist posting.

Thanks!

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[EVENT](Chicago) Sat. 3 July: NOCTURNA, 22nd Anniversary Special!!! [02 Jun 2010|07:42pm]

scaryladysarah
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Bittersweet: Siouxsie Tribute Night [01 May 2010|11:16am]

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http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bittersweet/374317815115
http://LateBarChicago.com
http://www.myspace.com/bittersweetthursdays

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[EVENT](Chicago) Sat. 16 April '10: Faith & the Muse/Nocturna at Metro [04 Apr 2010|07:11pm]

scaryladysarah


- Saturday 17 April:

American Gothic Productions proudly welcomes back the most amazing FAITH AND THE MUSE live!!!

As the Chicago stop of the :ankoku butoh: US tour, FAITH & THE MUSE will be playing at Nocturna! Chicago's very own Scary Lady Sarah will be on tour with the band as MC/DJ for 6 weeks and this will be the only day she'll be in Chicago for all of April/May, so the whole AGP crew is going to work extra hard to make this well and truly a wondrous and memorable event!

The band will go on promptly at 1am and DJ SLS will spin music until 5am.

Nocturna, now in its 21st year, is an 18+ dark alternative dance night held once every other month (or so) in Chicago. DJ Scary Lady Sarah flies in from Berlin, Germany to spin a highly request-driven mix of current & classic goth, industrial, post-punk, deathrock, ethereal, shoegaze, new wave, ebm, darkwave, dark indie & more. It's a lot of fun & you should go!

Held at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St, Chicago
11:59pm - 5am / 18+ / $15.00 in advance (tickets on sale now!), $18.00 at the door
Tickets are on sale *now* through the Metro website and box office:
http://metrochicago.com/shows (scroll down to the event or click the flier image above for a direct link.)

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AM Taxi - Free Mp3! [06 Jan 2010|05:39pm]

movehalfaninch
AM Taxi is an awesome new band from Chicago. They have full length album coming out later this year, but until then check out their single, "The Mistake":

Grab it for free right here! Also, check them out on Myspace here!


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[EVENT](Chicago) Sat. 5 Dec: NOCTURNA + Dark Market! 18+ [25 Nov 2009|12:57am]

scaryladysarah
- Saturday, 5 December: NOCTURNA
(It's like Halloween & New Year's Eve rolled into one great party each time!)
Plus! We're open an hour and a half earlier than usual: 10pm - 5am.

If you are a crafter & are interested in setting up a table to sell your dark or spooky wares, contact me no later than Tuesday, 1 December because at this Nocturna we will be featuring a special Holiday DARK MARKET!

Friends, bring a bit of spare cash and peruse a plethora of local purveyors who will be offering cool and inexpensive presents for the darkly inclined and alternative folks on your holiday gift list....or treat yourself! :)

Also for this Nocturna: Prepare your New Year's Eve party strategy with our practice midnight countdown- party favours (and a chance to win in our cd giveaway of alternative holiday music that's actually *good!*) for everyone! :)

Nocturna, now in its 21st year, is an 18+ dark alternative dance night held once every other month (or so) in Chicago. DJ Scary Lady Sarah flies in from Berlin, Germany to spin a highly request-driven mix of current & classic goth, industrial, post-punk, deathrock, ethereal, shoegaze, new wave, ebm, darkwave, dark indie & more. It's a lot of fun & you should go! ;)

Held at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St, Chicago
10:00pm - 5am / 18+ / $10.00


This is the last Nocturna of 2009- hope to see you all there and thank you for helping to spread the word!!!

<3
~SLS~ http://www.AmericanGothicProd.com

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Punk Show @ Red Line Tap Sat. Nov. 14th! [03 Nov 2009|07:13pm]

thepsychokid

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[EVENT](Chicago) Friday (16 Oct): Dark Sounds w/ Guest DJ Scary Lady Sarah [15 Oct 2009|07:57pm]

scaryladysarah
Greetings-


- Friday, 16 October: Guest DJ Scary Lady Sarah will be spinning with resident DJ Peter Propaganda at "Dark Sounds", an 18+ event on two floors featuring goth and industrial music. Now with added Zombie Go-Go Dancers! :)

Held at Lucky Number, 1931 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago
9pm - 2am / 18+!/ 21+: $7; 18 - 20: $10
For more information, please visit: http://www.GothicArtChicago.com

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[CONCERT] Tonight/Tues. 13 Oct: The Fire At Endsville [13 Oct 2009|04:35pm]

scaryladysarah
Tonight, Tuesday 13 October 2009:

The Fire at Endsville:
"Post-Apocalyptic-Pop (with) dark fantastic lyrics & moody, melodic rock. (Their) canon includes Placebo, Guano Apes, Shakespeare and Homer...Definitely rock, but it’s a mash-up of pop, goth, metal, and indie."

at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago
9pm / 21+ / Free for women, $7 for men

...another public service announcement from your friendly neighbourhood Scary Lady...

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[EVENTS](Chicago) Sat. 10 Oct: DJ SLS at VeganMania / Slick Idiot (feat. En Esch) [09 Oct 2009|03:38pm]

scaryladysarah
Greetings!

- Saturday, 10 October -
Chicago VeganMania is an all-inclusive celebration of the diverse and positive vegan lifestyle. This daylong festival will showcase the unique vegan commerce, culture, community and, of course, food!! The event is open to all (regardless of age, income or diet) and will feature a large vending area with live entertainment, games, contests and art show, a kids area and much more! EarthSave Chicago invites you to join us for this fun and enlightening experience. For more information, please visit: http://www.ChicagoVeganMania.com

DJs Scary Lady Sarah, VeganInBlack & Peter Propaganda will be spinning Ethereal, 80's & Darkwave music throughout the event.

Pulaski Park Fieldhouse, 1419 W. Blackhawk, Chicago
10am - 4pm / all ages / free!
- - - - - - - -

- Saturday, 10 October -
MP Shows Presents:
The Chicago stop of the IN THE FLESH Tour

SLICK IDIOT (featuring EN ESCH founding former member of KMFDM & also Pigface)

with Chicago's own CAREFUL
and DJ Scary Lady Sarah spinning industrial & electronic music before & in between the bands

Held at Reggie's Rock Club, 2109 S. State Street, Chicago
11pm / 17+ / $15.00

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[EVENT](Chicago) Tues. 6 Oct: RevCo, Jim Rose, DJ SLS, more... [05 Oct 2009|05:27pm]

scaryladysarah


Tuesday, 6 October 2009
The Chicago stop of the LubricaTour starring:

REVOLTING COCKS
with Special Guest Ringmaster Jim Rose
Also:
Blowload
Left Spine Down
and DJ Scary Lady Sarah spinning music before & after the bands.

Held at House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn, Chicago
Doors at 7pm / 17+ / $26.00 in advance; $28.00 day of show.

More info on RevCo here: myspace.com/RevoltingCocks

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All Ages Punk Show Friday 10/30/09 in Lake Villa, IL! [05 Oct 2009|02:00am]

thepsychokid

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[EVENTS](Chicago) Tomorrow: Labor Day Monday: Mark Burgess (Chameleons) & More! [06 Sep 2009|05:47pm]

scaryladysarah

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