Tune in Tuesday’s – Carolina GalXia / JOZ / MUGEN! The Human

Tune in Tuesday’s at Emporium Wicker Park – January 14th

Doors 8pm / Show 9pm

Free / 21+

Carolina GalXia – A Chicago based vocalist and songwriter, Carolina GalXia brings a vibrant, fearless, femme empowered presence into the pop music scene. She’s known for combining elements of R&B to pop while balancing mature lyrical themes. Her debut single “Caged Bird Sing” reflects her nature to weld powerful vocals to wavy electronic instrumentation and can be found on all streaming platforms. GalXia’s early start fronting a rock band inspires her high energy performances.

JOZ – Josie, who goes by “Joz” which is the same pronunciation as her actual name. Joz is 21 years old and grew up in the twin cities. She moved to Chicago for film school but after a year and a half, she decided to dedicate her time to making music. Joz has been making music from a young age and it’s always been apart of her life. She started off by learning piano and then once in high school, she received a guitar and fell in love with writing and producing music. Joz’s music can be described as dreamy pop but, does not limit herself to the type of music she makes. She has just recently put out a new song called “Face You Make” check it out on all platforms!

MUGEN! The Human – Although raised in Prince George’s County, Maryland; MUGEN! The Human is an iOS and Bedroom artist based out of Chicago. Utilizing several different apps including GarageBand, the vast majority of his music has been created on his iPhone, setting him apart from most of his contemporaries. A musician most of his life, he started playing guitar at the age of six and has dedicated his life to music ever since. With hip hop and rap being a newer venture for him, beginning in the late summer of 2016, his musicality is evident in everything he creates; making him more than just a rapper or producer, but a full-blown musician.

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Shuga Records x Emporium DJ Parties

Thursday, November 21st at Emporium Wicker Park

This is your brain on…Shuga Records x Emporium Arcade Bar 

Join us for monthly Shuga Records DJ parties!

Sounds by:

Flower Flood

DJ Millia

Shuga Rose

7pm-2am – Free – 21+

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Babes Only Thursdays

Thursday, November 21st at Emporium Fulton Market

Join Babes Only every third Thursday of the month through December at Emporium Fulton Market! Our DJ Babes will spin an open format set guaranteed to keep you moving. We’ll also have special cocktail drinks from our sponsor Jagermeister.

Every month, we’ll be accepting donations for various causes. In November, we’re accepting winter clothing donations for homeless women and children.

**Babes Only will be raffling off a pair of Red Bull tickets!

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New Player Has Entered! (Comedy Show)

Wednesday, December 4th at Emporium Wicker Park!

If you’ve never been to New Player Show we bring 4 of Chicago’s best comics on stage to tell jokes and then play a video game. The winner plays audience members drawn at random for a chance to win prizes!

This month we have

Geoff Asmus (Just for Laughs)
Billie Bullock (Congrats on your Success)
Casey Larwood (Laugh Factory)
Mitchell Potts (Scene favorite)

Stick around after the show for a chance to take on Dane in Mario Tennis 64 for a chance to win his personal Nintendo Switch.

For the holiday season we will also be offering a toy drive. If you bring an action figure to the show and donate it to Loot Drop Chicago to benefit Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital you will get in for free and get a bag of tokens.

For more information about the show check out

$5 Entry I 21+ I 8PM at Emporium in Wicker Park


Kimanisho (DJ)


Chicago Native and local DJ around some of the hottest bars mixes up the best music from disco, hip hop, funk and more!


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Tune in Tuesday’s – Drew Flippin / Public Disco Porch / Namorado

Tune in Tuesday’s at Emporium Wicker Park – December 10th!

Doors 8p / Show 9p

Free / 21+

Drew Flippin – makes country with a cold, writing twangcore songs that are deadpan and direct. his debut EP “all pity. no party.” is 8 intimate and pathetic stories of people who have indulged the worst parts of their brain – spiraling thoughts, disorientation, paranoia, manipulation, self-pity – songs blending from one vignette of a poor sap to another. he wrote and played everything on it, recording in his studio apartment in ukrainian village, chicago.

Public Disco Porch

Namorado – Forged in the back alleys of Chicago in early 2016, indie rock group Namorado has undergone several metamorphoses to become the 4 piece operation it is today. Drawing from diverse musical influences, they combine energetic rock with group harmonies into a delicious ham and cheese sandwich.Emporium Arcade Bar1366 N. Milwaukee

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Jesse Sandwich (DJ)

Jesse Sandwich (Nightmoves, Live 24/7 Netradio)

Jesse, a native New Yorker, has been residing and DJing the Chicago area for over 8 years, holding residencies throughout different and diverse venues. Developing his style early on through the legendary PLUTO parties, Jesse continues the mantra of creating an atmosphere through music. Many genres are typically touched and no prearranged sets are presented. The chosen format is vinyl and turntables. Underground Chicago roots music and cosmic textures blend with world sounds, jazz, and beyond.

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Robot Riot Space Fights x Terrible Spaceship (live performance)

Robot Riot Space Fights & Live show from Terrible Spaceship (opening)

Robot Riot is Chicago’s worst and only robot fighting league. Tabletop-sized robots win fame and glory by either destroying their opponents or winning the hearts of the crowd. Glitter cannons will fire off against swinging hammers in hot robot on robot action. No robot? No problem! We’ll have loaner bots on deck for any lucky audience members who want to jump into the ring.

This time around we’re setting our phasers to kill, hopping into the Enterprise, and going to hyperspace or whatever the fuck goes on in those movies. We’ll be toe-stepping on Star Wars as much as we can without getting sued by Michael M. Mouse. Will Luke shoot a bullet into a hole and blow up the Bad Star (™)? Will Han Solo collect all the dragon balls and wish for CGI Carrie Fisher to turn real?? Come and find out!!

Sci-fi costumes are HIGHLY encouraged! Doll yourselves up and talk nerdy to me, baby.

Terrible Spaceship – Science fiction dance music! Featuring synchronized video, a three part horn section and custom lighting design.

Interested in competing? Hit up for details. No experience is required!

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DJ Shade

Hip Hop, Disco, House, Fonkay Dance Music is DJ Shade’s specialty!