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Reggae on its way to Cubby Bear?

Reggae on its way to Cubby Bear?

What’s a reggae-lover to do once Wild Hare closes? Gapers Block has some interesting news about how the Cubby Bear might fill that musical gap: Lucky for Chicago’s Rastafarians and Cubs fans looking for a post-game dance outlet, Conscious Culture Chicago has announced its new “Reggae in Wrigleyville” series hosted by the Cubby Bear, an…

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Glen Washington to be last Wild Hare performer

Glen Washington to be last Wild Hare performer

Scoop from ChicagoNow’s Pop Buzz blog: Wrigleyville’s The Wild Hare, known as “America’s Reggae Capital” says goodbye with a weekend farewell concert May 13th through May 15th. Throughout its history The Wild Hare’s legendary stage has graced the likes of both dancehall elites and Roots Reggae luminaries like Ziggy Marley, Sean Paul, and the Maytals.…

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Last call for Wild Hare

Last call for Wild Hare

Sad news for Chicago reggae lovers, but happy news for Ethiopian reggae lovers — Wrigleyville reggae club Wild Hare is closing come May 15. NBC Chicago has the scoop: The Wild Hare’s last night will be May 15, according to a news release. The Wrigleyville bar was featured prominently in the 1997 movie “Love Jones,”…

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