Pints & Pistons

It’s the mighty return of the Wednesday night motorcycle rally: Pints & Pistons. To kick off the season, Dirty Pete has invited the lustful ladies of Vaudezilla to present a special monthly feature, Bikes & Burlesque.

Check in each and every Wednesday at the Holiday Club – 4800 N. Sheridan… and once a month for Bikes & Burlesque: May 25, June 15, July 20, Aug 17, Sept 14, and Oct 19

Bad Manners… Blue Island

Bad Manners rolled into Lincoln Hall on May 9… check out our gallery for more pics!


Crombies Killin’ It at Lincoln Hall

The Crombies – America’s greatest 2 Tone band – opened for Bad Manners at Lincoln Hall. The boys were up for the task and turned out one of their best sets yet. Yes, there is video proof.

Our Way Of Thinking 9

MODchicago returns this June 10-11 with another Our Way Of Thinking weekender. The ninth installment features two packed nights of garage, soul, freakbeat, and pysch with DJs from across the globe. Watch this space as MayDay SC plans a ride to the venues.

Mods & Rockers Meet n Greet

MayDay SC is hosting the Friday night Meet n Greet for Mods vs. Rockers 2011 at the Late Bar on Friday, June 17 from 10p – 4a. Jordan has arranged for the finest selectors to be on deck, guaranteed to get the mods movin’ and drive the grease to drink… featuring: Edith – Lady J – Eric FCS – Dr. S

Reggae, northern soul, ska, boogaloo, rnb, garage… you get it. The stuff you won’t hear on Saturday! So see you there…

Mods v Rockers 2011

Get set for another sizzling start to the summer with the 2011 edition of Mods vs. Rockers! As always, we meet on the streets in front of Delilah’s. The date is set for June 18. Is this the year for MOD dominance?

Don’t miss out… register in advance online at

WCSC up next April 23

Ready, Steady, Scoot!

It’s never too early to get excited for Mods v. Rockers, coming this June to Chicago.  Each summer scooterists and bike clubs take over a stretch of Lincoln Ave in front of Delilah’s.  This year MayDay SC will be sponsoring a Friday night meet-n-greet for the scooter crowd, so watch this site for more details.

February at the Soul Club

January was true to form, with nearly 550 people through the doors at the Empty Bottle.

Don’t get stuck out in the cold – come early tonite for your monthly fill of northern soul, rnb, and boogaloo!

Powered by Glasgow Mods

We wanted to let you know about one of our friends from across the pond, soulman1888, who’s been posting some terrific vids from the UK scene past ‘n present on youtube.

When asked for a favorite and he shared this one with us, set to OCS’s fantastic “So Sad” – so check out his channel and enjoy!