The Low Down
The Extras: After the slam, at 11pm, Patricia Barber takes the stage. A rare jewel of Chicago nightlife, this adventurous pianist-vocalist has built a large, loyal following.
When to Go: At 7pm every Sunday night, the city's original Poetry Slam draws a steady clientele; cover is only $6.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
Cool and Fun
By Guest G. at Judy's Book
I went this past Sunday for the music and poetry slam for the first time. It was great! I have not had this much fun in Chi-town since I moved here... Read More
By Cara D at Insider Pages
If you love Jazz, you must go here! They have top notch talent, and a great place for it! It is a perfect place to go out and have some drinks and... Read More
Great Music Great Venue
By Elizabeth P at Insider Pages
Walking into the Green Mill brings you back in time to the 1920s. The Green Mill is one of notorious gangster Al Capone's former speakeasies from ... Read More
Al Capone's old hangout
By Sam S. at Judy's Book
This was a place frequented very much by Al Capone himself. So when you step into this place, you will be surrounded with little tid bits of histor... Read More
Music for all the cool cats!
By B. L. at Judy's Book
Green Mill is a famous place around this town. This club will take you back to the days when jazz was "it". Where cool cats in zoot suits and and ... Read More