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    Amazing

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    According to my rather meticulous record keeping I’ve been to the Bottle 48 times What stands out is the diversity of those acts and how a great many of the headliners I saw were female Courtney Barnett Wild Flag Vivian Girls Dum Dum Girls Jessica Lee Mayfield Ex Hex Speedy OrtizI think that says a lot about the venueIt was also loud usually crowded except for that Damon Naomi show and the beer was always coldThis book is awesome as it ha

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    An essential resource for music nerds and Chicagoans I wish such a book existed for every club in the city And can I just

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    THE EMPTY BOTTLE 21 Years of MusicFriendlyDancing is edited by John Dugan It is actually written by hundreds of loving contributors through t

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    MUSIC FRIENDLY DANCINGThe Empty Bottle is one of my favorite venues in Chicago and I love having this little tangible part of its history I really enjoyed reading the book and learning about its rise to one of the best venue

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    Wonderful pictures Took me back in time

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Ire as they perform a show that could be best described as a “spiritual tent revival for secular indie rock fans”Those who choose to read the book cover to cover will find that many of the stories intersect and mutate remarking on the complexities of memory giving in to the growing older and what it means to look back on a particular time in your life and realize you were part of something bigger than yourself As musician and contributor Bobby Conn remarked It's not really the place It's everyone making it happen there. An essential resource for music nerds and Chicagoans I wish such a book existed for every club in the city And can I just offer my admiration as an editor for the fact that this book happened at all Dozens of interviews and essays hundreds of photos and running in tiny type on each recto page throughout a chronological list of every single show at the Bottle through 2015 Imagine all the fact checking and proofreading alone Astonishing Kudos to John E Dugan for wrangling all these punk ass cats and RIP to Radley

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The Empty Bottle Chicago

Cheap drinks bathroom grafiti and formidable performances have ruled for nearly a uarter of a century at Chicago’s Empty Bottle From this collection of photographs interviews and essays culled from a community of music fans bartenders booking agents bouncers and underground musicians emerges a kaleidoscopic history of this influential hole in the wall rock venue named one of The Best Rock Clubs in America by Rolling StoneFeaturing a foreword by John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats and first hand interviews with members o. Amazing

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F The Flaming Lips Interpol Low OK Go Vandermark Five Girl Talk The Rapture Red Red Meat The Sea and Cake and as well as rarely seen full color photographs and reproductions of original silkscreen gig posters this collection is the tell all confessional from a bar with countless stories to share Each anecdote is an opportunity to relive experiences that seem conceivable only at the Bottle watching The Flaming Lips play for a capacity crowd; shooting pool with Krist Novoselic of Nirvana; standing ten feet away from Arcade F. According to my rather meticulous record keeping I ve been to the Bottle 48 times What stands out is the diversity of those acts and how a great many of the headliners I saw were female Courtney Barnett Wild Flag Vivian Girls Dum Dum Girls Jessica Lee Mayfield Ex Hex Speedy OrtizI think that says a lot about the venueIt was also loud usually crowded except for that Damon Naomi show and the beer was always coldThis book is awesome as it has loads of mini essays by artists that played there EB employees visual artists the owner They end up being interesting love letters to a place where all are welcome The book really makes me miss live shows I m excited to see who EB books once we can all be closer together again