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The Lonesome Organist October 2016 Shows!!

Mon 10/31 Milwaukee WI at Circle A
Sat 10/22 Chicago IL Halloween Gathering on the Magnifcent Mile 3pm Wrigley “Theatrics” Stage
Sun 10/2 Berwyn IL at Friendly Tap https://www.facebook.com/events/1793097630979956/?ti=ia

May 17 2016 The Lonesome Organist is at Township Chicago at 930pm Bill Dolan will play a set after TLO

January 2nd 2016 Ashes…Alas New York release show! At Joe’s Pub 9pm.

November 17 2015 Ashes…Alas Chicago release show! At the Empty Bottle. 9pm

October 31 2015 Ashes…Alas will be available! Streaming everywhere free. Download and Cds.

July 2nd 2015 LO will perform at the California Clipper 1002 N California Ave, Chicago, IL at 9pm NO COVER! absolutely FREE!

DECEMBER 12TH – 21ST, 2014 LO will be performing his original score to Redmoon Theatre’s “Winter Pageant” Details http://www.redmoon.org/events/category/currentupcoming-events/winter-pageant

Dec 9th LO will cover Bowie at MCA in Chicago….It will be really weirrd and fun!, Tue, Dec 9, 2014, 6–7 pm
FREE with museum admission
Admission is free for IL residents on Tuesdays, year round. Details http://www2.mcachicago.org/event/mca-live-the-lonesome-organist-covers-bowie/

March 1st 2013 LO will be at Township…. 2200 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 384-1865 It will be the debut of many new songs as well as my simultaneous slide bass/percussion/vocal act…...The tunes are (humbly) excellent…99% new stuff…Be there!

May 2011 Snuck onto the bill at “Dark Lord Day” at 3 Floyds Brewery…
Somebody shot some lofi video.

April 2011 Doing a show with DasBoton at Beauty Bar in Chicago.
10pm

Beauty Bar
1444 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Apparently, there will be free pizza and beer…yay!

Feb 2 2011 Starting Feb 4th,(May 20011 note…this residency is done. Thanks all who attended!) The Lonesome Organist will be doing a first Friday residency at the FlatRock Tap 6732 Calumet Ave Hammond, IN 46324 (219) 852-5262. from 6pm to 10pm on first Fridays of the month for a few months. Music will include LO oldies, new ones as well as covers of old time Americana and Jazz tunes. I am psyched to fill 4 hrs by my Lonesome. Come on down for a happy hour nip and wink!

Feb 2 2011 This winter I have been working on some recordings that I actually find tolerable to listen to. About 5-8 tunes so far. Super Psyched!

Has been a while, but did a show in Cambridge Ma in the fall that I neglected to post here. I believe there are some youtube cell phone videos somewhere.

On July 3rd 9:30 pm The LO will play all the hits in a secret set at the Flatrock 6732 Calumet Ave Hammond, IN 46324 (219) 852-5262 also playing will be neighborhood pals Bunkertown.

The Lonesome Organist one man band is psyched to return to The Empty Bottle in Chicago, May 14, 2010. Also performing will be Sonoi (record release) and David Daniell.

The Lonesome Organist will play his solous simultanious set at Schubas in Chicago, May 2, 2010. Also performing will be old friends from Brooklyn, Barbez as well as Black Bear.

4.28.10 A nice interview of L.O. by the great Jake Austin for The Onion can be found here

The LO recently (2.13.10) played a show at Lincoln Hall in Chicago supporting Gene Ween. A three part video of the performance is available on YouTube.

On Thursday, Feb.19, 2009, the LO performed at the WNUR Phoneathon Kickoff Show @ Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL Cheer Accident The Lonesome Organist The Netherfriends

The Lonesome Organist performed a free acoustic set in the Grainger Ballroom at Symphony Center for the Macy’s Day of Music Sat, Sept 27th 2008 at 9pm

The Lonesome Organist played an opening slot at The Hideout in Chicago with The Leaves, August 24th 2007.

The LO composed and conducted the Chicago Complaints Choir in Nov, 2007 performances at the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art.