Category Archives: Warm Ones

Warm Ones — Lena EP

Band: Warm Ones Album: Lena EP Release Date: January 6, 2012 Free mp3: “Some People Work Better Alone” (link goes *poof* on January 19!) Hard to believe — for me, anyway — that I haven’t written much about Tony and … Continue reading

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Waxing Nostalgic: Tony Sackett (Warm Ones)

By Tony Sackett Guest Writer A night in 1997 stands out when I consider albums that inspired me to write and record music. I went to Albums on the Hill in Boulder, CO, and got The Pod by Ween and … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup (3/25 + 3/26)

What a busy weekend it was for us. There was so much great music happening in Chicago this weekend, it almost felt like we were back in Texas for another round of SxSw fun. We started on Friday night at … Continue reading

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Top albums of 2010 (my turn!)

Josh had his fun. (Twice). Now it’s my turn to give my take on the best albums of the year. To keep things local, all of ‘em are by bands from Chicago. (Or, as you’ll soon see, bands that live … Continue reading

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Warm Ones @ The Empty Bottle (11/21)

Warm Ones closed out their big year here in Chicago with a Sunday evening show at The Empty Bottle. They were loud and awesome — as, well, per usual — and are so deserving of an opportunity to play at … Continue reading

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Warm Ones @ Beat Kitchen (10/28)

Bands that perform live as well as Warm Ones did Thursday night at Beat Kitchen is the reason I work on a blog like Chicago Tunes. Their gig that evening in front of a sizable crowd went beyond what I … Continue reading

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Warm Ones, The Nothingheads, Silverghost @ The Empty Bottle (9/5)

A two-piece band can sometimes be a gimmick or novelty act. So many bands over the last decade have followed in the footsteps of bands like The Black Keys and The White Stripes that it seems almost silly to try … Continue reading

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Warm Ones – Sprezzatura

Band: Warm Ones Album: Sprezzatura Release Date: August 24, 2009 Opening number “Bacteriostatic” leads Sprezzatura with a total bang. It’s a brash and loud three-minute romp that pounds at the ears for its entire running time. The guitars are super … Continue reading

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