Monday, February 10, 2020

Manic Music Mondays!

Our recommendation for Mondays:
Manic Music Mondays at Frances Cocktail Lounge
Open Mic and Showcase - 307 E 75th St, Chicago, IL.
List goes out at 8:30 PM - Hosted by Just Nesh
This show is known for its legendary comedy drop-ins....
Lots of drink specials - FREE before 8PM - $5 Cover After
(Comics who sign up are free)
Recommended highly.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Saturday Mics - Feb 8th

Saturday Mics!

Looking for a Saturday Night Mic? - Here are some fun options going on tonight...

Bill’s Bar & Burger Open Mic
30 E. Hubbard St. Chicago, IL, 60611
9PM to 12PM
In the heart of Downtown Chicago (near the House of Blues)
$25 prize for the best stand out set. 
Hosted by: Michael Heidemann

Cocaine Murder Mic 
at Gallery Cabaret (2020 N Oakley) 
Every Saturday from 7-9pm 
This mic is for standup, improv, sketch, video, whatever, as long as it's comedy. 
Sign up online at
Online sign-up cuts off at 5pm, 
List gets posted online by 6, mic starts at PM

Mic starts at 10:30
Sign ups at 7:30.
10 - 12 people are chosen every week.

at Second City (room 405)
Sign-up is @8:30PM (or click to sign up online)
Starts @9PM
Note: This is a classroom setting.
Every Saturday

@North Bar
1637 W North Ave
3:45PM sign up
4PM start

Monday, February 3, 2020

Cancelled Over A Joke....

Gary Owen has some crazy stories about the comedy business - like when he was almost canceled for a joke about his special needs family member. Shared this clip form the one and only Andrew Schulz channel - Great & raw comedy clips there - Check it out.

Friday, January 31, 2020

YO - DO NOT MISS Joey Villagomez on Comedy Central tonight at 10 PM.

Friday, January 17, 2020

SNL's Chris Redd on WGN...

Stand-up comedian Chris Redd got his start right here in Chicago. He stopped by WGN Morning News while in town for a big charity event. Be sure to watch till the end where he gently roasts the morning news crew about not getting picked for the new WGN global news show...