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ART SHOW is Sunday May 10th
Artwork by:

RYAN DUGGAN
MOA MARSLUND
BAYARD BAUDOIN
NATHAN WEBBER
SU HOUSTON
CHRISTOPHER ILTH

Live performances by:
THE YOLKS
WEREWHEELS
SKIP CHURCH
JOEY RUBBISH

DJ sets by MISS ALEX WHITE & EYE VYBE RECORDS’ KARISSA TALANIAN

Revolution Brewing, HoZac Records and The Empty Bottle are starting the the weekend early before we dive head first into THE HoZac BLACKOUT Fest 2015!

On Thursday, May 14th, join us at Virgin Hotels Chicago’s 25th Floor for a FREE FEST KICK-OFF PARTY that will include drinks, live music, and a FEE-FREE BOX OFFICE so you can grab your last-minute tickets to this year’s Blackout Fest.

FRIDAY MAY 15th:

THE REAL KIDS (70s Boston power pop pioneers)
COZY (Minneapolis, MN denim-flared glam rock bad boys)
PLATINUM BOYS (Milwaukee, WI hard-rock heartbreakers)
MAMA (Chicago, ballistic bare-knuckle pop punishers)

SATURDAY May 16th:

THE AVENGERS (70s SF Dangerhouse punk legends)
SWEET KNIVES (Alicja & Rich performing music from Lost Sounds)
NERVOSAS (Columbus, OH dark-wave delinquents)
THING (TN members of The Reatards, Lover! and Cheap Time)
GROSS POINTE (Chicago, in the tradition of The Brides, Devil Dogs and Real Kids)

See it all at the Empty Bottle!
Special thanks to our sponsors Revolution Brewery and Sailor Jerry.