Metal Church “is ready to bring it”

Check out what Limelight Magazine has to say about the current Metal Church Tour here. On 2/26/14 Metal Church is playing Reggies Chicago As a special bonus, It’s an all metal night of canadian pharmacy WOWO with host Tim Mix and metal legends Metal Church co-hosting! Sign up now to play some records with the band. RSVP to rsvpreggies@gmail.com No albums to play? Head up to Record Breakers where you can borrow used and opened vinyl to play during your…

Before There Was Punk, There Was a Band Called Death

(December 4th, 2013 Chicago, IL) – Before Bad Brains, the Sex Pistols, or even The Ramones, there was a band called Death. Punk before punk existed, three teenage brothers in the early 70’s formed a punk band in their spare bedroom during the era of Motown and Disco. Playing music impossibly ahead of its time, Death is now receiving their long over due recognition as true rock pioneers. Death will be bringing their iconic sound to Reggies Rock Club, located…

10/19/13 XRT Haunted Houseboat

Join XRT at a Halloween costume party unlike anything you’ve experienced! oin XRT at a Halloween costume party unlike anything you’ve experienced! XRT’s Haunted Houseboat – a two hour Shoreline Sightseeing cruise on Saturday, October 19 from 6-8pm with XRT’s Jason Thomas. The only way you can get on board is by winning your spot! Cruisers will be treated to complimentary food from Reggie’s Music Joint and specials from Baderbrau Beer. Guests will be able to participate in the costume…

Record Breakers 25 Year Anniversary

25 Years goes by Super Fast. Even for a Record Store. Lp’s were on their way out with the invention of CD’s. Fast forward 25 Years and Lp’s are making a comeback. Why not? It’s has that Analog feel that gives off some warmth when listening to music. We’re celebrating with a huge sale 25% off Vinyl and 50% off all CD’s. That’s right starting this Friday October 4th, 2013 thru October 6th come on in and get some great…

MOONRUNNERS MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014

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Rogue Host DJ

So, I was called in last second to host WOWO tonight, and was nervous as hell that I would fuck it up for everyone ! I sought comfort in an old friend and set a general theme of Rolling Stones music. No matter what the other DJs played, I could always follow their lead and bring it back to a Stones tune. They are plugged in to every genre. It was so awesome to have five new spinners out tonight….

Last Bolt Thrower Tickets to be released on 5/31

Come on out to the Bolt Thrower Pre-Party show and enter a drawing for the right to purchase tickets to Bolt Thrower on 6/1 or 6/2. Ten tickets numero gratis of the. will be made available to each show at the Pre-Party. Don’t miss out, no other tickets will be released.

Wax On Wax Off Wednesday’s Chatter Heating Up

Marc Fishman wrote an excellent article about the upcoming Wax On Wax Off Wednesday’s starting on May 8th at Reggies Music Joint. Read his article about the series posted on Gapers Block here. Have some old dusty vinyl you haven’t played in years, or just bought a new record that you can’t wait to share? It’s your turn to play your rare tracks, old classics, or hot off the press tracks. See the schedule WOWO Facebook Event Page Sign up…

WXRT Tom Marker’s Weekend Live Blues Pick

Check out what Tom Marker form WXRT has to say about this weekends Larry McCray, Nikki Hill shows. Read the full article here. These shows are all part of Reggies “Music Made In America Series” See what’s coming up here.        

Heading Down To Austin?

If you’re in Austin stop by to say Hi to the Reggies Crew. We’ll be hanging at The Lodge. Killer lineup of bands. With Austin’s own Coldcock Jones kicking off the party!!!

Wingfest 2013

Come say hi to us at Wingfest. We’re gearing up to defend our 1st Place Victory for our delicious Jumbo BBQ Wings!!!

SPINNIN’ A GROOVE

Our second evening of open turntables was a success, and I think this thing here to stay. Thanks to host DJ Devon and everyone who came out last night for Wax On Wax Off in the Music Joint. We had a wide variety of grooves going on. The sets were filled with rare 60s Soul and Blues, early 80s College Punk, 70s Reggae Beats, late 60s American Rock, late 80s Club Rock, and current Mixes– all anchored by Devon and…

Templeton Rye 2000 and Counting

Reggies Holiday Party 12/17/12

Bad Santa had a riot thanks in part to a Wacky Eggnog concoction. Crazy limited edition beers were tapped…. Everybody ate up the yummy tacos. Special thanks go out to our sponsors Crystal Head Vodka, Templeton Rye, the Bands Bad Music For Bad People (Cramps Tribute) and Nothing To Gain, Our awesome Patrons and Lee Klawans for taking some great photos See Show Details Here

2/03/13 Superbowl Chili Cook Off

  Bring 1 Gallon Of Chili to Reggies by 4pm. Only a few spots left. Winner receives $50 in Reggie Bucks. Good to spend anywhere within Reggies, including the Record Store.

“Music Made In America” Series

“Music Made In America” is a series of live concerts to be held at REGGIES. Music that is the Roots and Bloodline of this country. The genres of music will include but not be limited to Blues from the Mississippi Hills and Deltas. Zydeco from the Bayous of Louisiana, Horn Driven Funk from the streets of New Orleans. Southern Rock, Alternative Country and Rockabilly from Nashville and Austin. In addition, Guitar Masters from all over the country. Last but for…

The Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo

Sunday, Feb 3rd we’ll be hosting the guitar virtuosos Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo in the music joint. Representing both Greece and Serbia, this unparallelled sound will make you do one of two things: A. Practice the guitar really hard. B. Never touch another instrument again knowing that you’ll never even get as close to good as these guys. Either way, it’s really something you have to see while you’re alive on this planet. And no, in no…

Excuse My Christmas

After the wild success of the Jan Terri comeback show in Chicago, she is returning for a once in a lifetime experience. Rumored to be at the show is a Reggies Santa taking holiday wishes and handing out his own Malort drunken life advice and bizarre, immoral gifts. Special VIP tickets holders will receive custom printed Jan Terri wrapping paper to impress their other incredibly socially awkward friends with.   As if you weren’t already the coolest kid on your…

Bear Game Tailgate

Bears All you can eat Tailgate Party on the Rooftop. We cooked some tasty Chickens smoked in our Pig Roaster. The Brisket was top notch too. We’ll be doing it again sometime soon!!!

Mike Keneally

Musical genius Mike Keneally will play a special intimate show in the music joint at reggies!! A disciple of Frank Zappa and current member of Dethklok, Keneally will play a special set of new music with Rick Musallam, songs were composed by Keneally and Andy Partridge of XTC. music lovers get ready, this will be an amazing evening that you wont soon forget!!

Val Rios Benefit Show

  Long time employee of Mr. Blotto and Reggies, Val Rios passed away unexpectedly on July 31st. Mr. Blotto is doing a benefit show for Val’s family. They will be donating all the money collected at the door. Those that donate more than the $10 door fee will be able to request any song they’d like to hear and Mr. blotto will attempt to play it.Reggies will be donating prizes for a benefit raffle with all proceeds going to Val’s…