Your Chicago Episodes
Meet Janessa Handschiegel, owner of Janessa James Interiors. In this episode, Janessa talks about the ins and outs of interior design in Chicago, calls out the Ugg wearing amongst us and shares her personal adventures in preparing wild game from Czimers.
You can find Janessa and all her beautiful designs on Facebook.
Meet Natanya Rubin company manager for Kiss Kiss Cabaret and the associate producer for the Belmont Burlesque Revue. In this episode, Natanya reveals the glittery, feather laden, tease that is burlesque, shares her experience as a burlesque dancer and how the Chicago scene has grown over the years, directs us […]
Meet Amy Sumpter, member of the She’s Crafty Chicago’s all female Beastie Boy’s tribute band. In this episode, Amy talks about what it takes to create a successful tribute band, how to bring Chicago out of the deficit by taking care of the poop and the pee (you really just have to listen) and […]
Meet Elliott Serrano, the evil mastermind behind the Red Eye’s Geek to Me blog. In this episode, Elliott helps us celebrate our 50th episode (!!!) by sharing orgasmicly delicious donuts from Glazed and Infused and talking geek. We learn about Chicago’s vibrant geek culture, find out about some of the best events […]
Meet Joseph Vourteque, a founding member of Steampunk Chicago and also a founder of Rouge as well as a DJ and music producer (and also possibly Batman?). In this episode, Joseph talks about the world of Steampunk and his work supporting Chicago’s own flavor of Steampunk culture, lambastes the infamous […]
Meet Jessica Galliart, Social Media Manager for the Red Eye. In this episode, Jessica talks about juggling Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+, even Jelly for the Red Eye, shares the amazingly simple yet shockingly unknown Lollapalooza el trick and explains purse etiquette on the CTA.
Meet Jason Chin, author, director, writer, performer, teacher, coach, blogger, king of the twitters, bon vivant and veteran of the improv wars. In this episode, Jason shares stories and insights from his place at the forefront of the Chicago comedy scene for the last two decades, gave us the depressing stats for the privatization […]
Meet Adam Selzer, ghost tour guide and, in his spare time, author, podcaster and honorary Scooby Doo gang member. In the episode, Adam talks about his work investigating Chicago’s dearly departed, shares an 1893 World’s Fair gem that most people don’t know about and brings back a Listen Up favorite.
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