City Winery

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1200 W Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60607.


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    $12.50 for $25.00 - Singer-songwriter Rhett Miller (old 97's) with Salim Nourallah


    Rhett Miller is the frontman and main songwriter for the Old 97's, who were considered the pio.. read moreneers of the alt-country-rock movement of the '90s. The band has recorded nine studio albums, and landed tunes on a bunch of movie and TV soundtracks, including Veronica Mars and the Jennifer Aniston/Vince Vaughn 2006 romantic comedy, The Break-Up . Miller has also recorded six albums on his own, including his latest, a stripped-down acoustic version of 2012's The Dreamer . Opening the show will be Texas-based singer-songwriter Salim Nourallah.

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    $27.50 for $55.00 - Shemekia Copeland: Grammy-nominated Queen of the Blues


    Singer Shemekia Copeland (the new "Queen of the Blues") performs at City Winery Chicago. The d.. read moreaughter of the late Texas blues guitar legend Johnny Clyde Copeland, Shemekia has opened for the Rolling Stones, headlined at the Chicago Blues Festival, scored critics choice awards on both sides of the Atlantic, and shared the stage with Buddy Guy, B. B. King, Taj Mahal and John Mayer. She also appeared in the film Three To Tango , and her song "I Always Get My Man" was featured in the film Broken Hearts Club . Whether she's belting it out old school Chicago-style a la Koko Taylor or rocking the blues like they do in Texas, Copeland is wowing audiences everywhere she goes. Each ticket includes a complimentary glass of sparkling wine.

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    $10.00 for $20.00 - Irish-american Folk Rockers the Westies Album Release Party


    Celebrate the release of The Westies' new album with a party at City Winery Chicago. The Westi.. read morees are a new Chicago band, a male-female duo composed of folk rocker Michael McDermott and Heather Horton. The Westies' new album, West Side Stories , is a song cycle inspired by the real life Westies, a ruthless gang of Irish mobsters that ruled Hell's Kitchen in the '60s and '70s. The album uses the gangsters as a metaphor for the dark side that lurks inside us all, the forces that lead us to struggle with ourselves, destroy relationships and leave us clinging to love as just a memory.

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    $12.50 for $25.00 - Indie Folk Artist Joseph Arthur at City Winery


    Singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur brings his distinctive gravelly voice and delicate melodies to.. read more City Winery's intimate concert space. Discovered in the '90s by Peter Gabriel, Arthur quickly gained a following on the strength of his eclectic sound, which draws influences from Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley and Gabriel himself. Since then, Arthur has been nominated for a GRAMMY award, put out a slew of albums, started his own record label, wrote a book of poetry and made a name for himself as a visual artist. His most recent record releases include the crowdfunded "psychedelic soul" album, The Ballad of Boogie Christ and an all-acoustic tribute album of Lou Reed songs. Expect a sampling of sounds from Arthur's diverse catalog, some Lou Reed covers and, if you're lucky, he may create a work of visual art live on stage. And of course, true to its name, City Winery has an excellent selection of wines (your server can help you pick one!) and a full dinner menu available for separate purchase.

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    $16.00 for $32.00 - Ukrainian Folk Music Quartet Brings "ethno Chaos" to City Winery


    The Ukrainian quartet DakhaBrakha describe their music as "ethno chaos," and you'll definitely.. read more hear a little bit of both in the band's throbbing beats and overlapping singing. They make use of instruments from Russian, Indian, Arabic, African and even Australian traditions, and the melodies have a folksy bounce that'll keep your head nodding. You don't even need to understand the words to feel the emotion. This show at City Winery Chicago is sure to bring out Ukrainian expats and lovers of world music alike.

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    $17.50 for $35.00 - the Bad Plus: Innovative Jazz Trio at City Winery


    Together now for more than a decade, bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson and drummer .. read moreDavid King -- otherwise known as the Bad Plus -- are famed for their fearless mix of improvisational jazz with an indie-rock ethos. They're also known for their adventurous reworkings of pop, classical and even country tunes ranging from Ornette Coleman to Black Sabbath to Nirvana. Their latest release, Inevitable Western , continues the trio's efforts in expanding the boundaries of jazz, with each musician contributing their unique musical voice to a blend that leans toward modern rock while still honoring the dynamic traditions of their jazz roots.

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    $17.50 for $35.00 - Grammy-nominated Singer Lisa Loeb ("stay") at City Winery


    Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb exploded onto the music scene in 1994, when her s.. read moreong "Stay (I Missed You)" was featured in the film Reality Bites and subsequently topped the Billboard charts. Since then, her multi-dimensional career has expanded to encompass music, film, television, voice-overs, children's recordings and even a collection of designer eyewear. Her thoughtful, melodic songs have earned her a large nationwide fan base, and she spends much of her time touring the country. Hear songs from her gold-selling Tails , the Grammy-nominated Firecracker , and her latest, No Fairy Tale . Opening for Loeb will be singer-songwriter Zachary Scot Johnson.

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    $14.00 for $28.00 - Art Alexakis of Everclear Goes Down Memory Lane in "songs and Stories"


    Before the group he founded gets back on the road, Everclear frontman Art Alexakis takes a loo.. read morek back at some classic songs in the intimate Songs and Stories concert. This unique, organic approach gives Alexakis a chance to reconnect with fans through new looks at some of the group's biggest hits, including "Santa Monica," "Everything to Everyone," "I Will Buy You a New Life," "Father of Mine" and "Wonderful. " You'll also hear two new songs, "Here Comes The Darkness" and "At the End of the Day," as the loquacious Alexakis details his ups and downs as a rock star and the stories behind the music.

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    $10.00 for $20.00 - "jewmongous: Unkosher Comedy Song Concert": Rockapella's Sean Altman


    Best known as a founding member of the trailblazing vocal group Rockapella, Sean Altman return.. read mores to give Jewish people something to do on Christmas with his unkosher comedy song concert, Jewmongous . With a songbook of witty, delightfully un-p. c. takes on all things Judaism, Altman has toured the world, twice performed at the White House Chanukah Party, and has shared the stage with everyone from Billy Joel to Jon Stewart and Joey Ramone. His Passover favorite, "They Tried To Kill Us (We Survived, Let's Eat)," has been featured on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross. Described as "part of a new breed of Jewish hipster comedy" ( Philadelphia Daily News ), Altman plays acoustic rock songs for the not-too-easily-offended. With songs like the carol parody "Reuben the Hook-Nosed Reindeer" and the toe-tapping tarantella "Blame the Jews," Jewmongous might not be kosher, but it is hilarious. Also joining in the fun is Jewish a cappella heroes Listen Up and acclaimed NYC comedic author and songstress Cynthia Kaplan.

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    $15.00 for $30.00 - Country Star Suzy Bogguss: "a Swingin' Little Christmas"


    Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Suzy Bogguss helped define the golden days of '90s country wi.. read moreth a string of Top 10 hits, including "Outbound Plane," "Drive South" and "Aces. " She's followed that up with more successful albums, including two yuletide discs, 2003's Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas , featuring the festive "Two-Step 'Round the Christmas Tree," and 2010's I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas . Aside from those great holiday tunes, she'll showcase songs from her acclaimed 2014 acoustic release, inspired by country legend Merle Haggard.

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    $12.50 for $25.00 - City Winery Chicago: Intimate Concerts, Food and Wine Classes & More


    City Winery is a truly unique facility, combining a fully functioning winery with intimate con.. read morecerts, food and wine classes and fine dining. The brainchild of Michael Dorf, founder of the hugely successful Knitting Factory music venue, City Winery is a vibrant, interactive space where folks can not only listen to great music, but also make their own wine, indulging their passion for quality cuisine, art and friendship. From folk acts and jazz quartets to legendary singer-songwriters and buzz-worthy indie rock bands, this innovative venue is serving up some of the best music the city has to offer -- along with some of its finest vintages. Please see the full event description for the upcoming schedule.

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    $17.50 for $35.00 - R&b Hitmaker Bilal ("soul Sista," "little One")


    With his classically trained falsetto and unparalleled musicianship, Bilal is one of the brigh.. read moret lights in modern R&B. This Grammy-nominated singer has worked with an array of talents, including Jay-Z, Beyonc, Common, Dr. Dre, Erykah Badu and Robert Glasper, while at the same time developing his own solo career. Bilal burst out of the gate with his first single, 2001's "Soul Sista," and has continued to thrill fans with his emotive songs since. His 2013 release, A Love Surreal , debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes R&B chart thanks to the hit single "Back to Love. "

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Rosie D.
This place is absolutely gorgeous! I mean what a gem in the middle of the west loop. Yes there's lots of beautiful yummy restaurants in the west loop. But...

John B.
I've been to City Winery , twice. I don't know whether or not I'll go back , that depends on the scarcity of the events they put on....It did'nt get any...

Kelly P.
So this is a review just on the dining not the venue. I was really excited to try this place out was disappointed. Me and my friends just wanted to go for a...
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Time Out Chicago
The 5,000-square-foot "Wine Garden" hosts live music to go along with small plates like green-tomato gazpacho and grilled Merguez sausage.
Andre Coleman
Dan the "Wine Captain" is exceptionally knowledgeable about the wines here. Ask for him to truly enjoy your wine tasting/drinking experience here.
Brigitte Patterson
Eat before u come
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rating 3.8 out of 5
Caitlin Alekna
**Disclosure** I went within 3 weeks of opening, so take my review with a grain of salt. Terrible service but great wine. I only had the cheese plate but the rest of the food smelled great. Too bad it was incredibly over priced. Our waiter was no where to be found most of the time. We sat with emp....
Wendy Helms
City Winery has a great space. It's huge and loft style in decor. However, this review is solely on wine as we didn't have food. The wine options were nice, along with the waitstaff. It was nice place to grab a table, chat with friends, and drink wine. However, I only gave 4 stars instead of 5 ....
Jason Tews
We went to City Winery for a concert and dinner. We arrived early and ate in the concert space pre show. The entire experience was amazing - Great food, wine and service. I have heard their praises sung on WXRT continuously and City Winery exceeded my expectations. Experience it for yourself.
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