The Interview Show

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Chris Mills on The Interview Show

Posted By on 01.04.11 at 02:19 PM

Chris Mills stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer, at The Hideout in Chicago, to perform and talk about his music and, of course, the hour-long drama Criminal Minds.

Performance and interview are below.

Next Interview Show is Jan. 7 at The Hideout, at 6:30 p.m. Guests include metal producer Sanford Parker, CSO MusicNOW host and composer-in-residence Anna Clyne, and former Chicago Bear and current Chicago Slaughter coach Steve "Mongo" McMichael.

Friday, December 17, 2010

"Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me" Host Peter Sagal on "The Interview Show"

Posted By on 12.17.10 at 11:51 AM

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me host Peter Sagal stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout in Chicago, to discuss his show, career and his work on ... Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights.

Video of the interview is below.

(The next Interview Show is Friday, Jan. 7, and will feature former Chicago Bear and current Chicago Slaughter coach Steve "Mongo" McMichael, acclaimed metal producer and member of Minsk Sanford Parker, Chicago Symphony's MusicNOW Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne, magician Tomas Medina and more.)

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Friday, November 19, 2010

Sones de Mexico Ensemble on The Interview Show

Posted By on 11.19.10 at 01:29 PM

Sones de México Ensemble, a Grammy Award-nominated group specializing in Mexican son, stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer at the Hideout in Chicago, to perform, discuss their "Revolutión!: Concierto del Centenario" this Saturday (11/20) at Chicago's House of Blues, the Mexican revolution, their new CD, and more.

The performance and interview are below.

(The next Interview Show is Fri 12/3 at 6:30 PM at the Hideout, and will feature Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! host Peter Sagal.)

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Aldermanic Candidate Che "Rhymefest" Smith on The Interview Show

Posted By on 11.12.10 at 06:26 PM

Che "Rhymefest" Smith, rapper and Chicago aldermanic candidate, stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout, to discuss his campaign, his message and his past.

Segments from the interview, along with a meeting with legendary 53rd Ward alderman Ed Bus, are below.

Next Interview Show is Friday, Dec. 3, at The Hideout, at 6:30 p.m. Guests include "Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me" host Peter Sagal.

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Friday, November 5, 2010

Kevin Guilfoile on the Interview Show

Posted By on 11.05.10 at 11:45 AM

Local novelist Kevin Guilfoile stopped by last month's Interview Show with Mark Bazer on the occasion of the publication of his latest book, The Thousand. This month's installment is tonight at the Hideout (6:30-8 p.m., 1354 W. Wabansia Ave., $5), and features rapper/aldermanic candidate Che "Rhymefest" Smith, attorney Thomas Geoghegan (author of one of my favorite books, In America's Court), folk music ensemble Sones de Mexico, and documentary director Ruth Leitman (Ruthless Films).

Thursday, November 4, 2010

The 1900s on The Interview Show

Posted By on 11.04.10 at 12:15 PM

The 1900s, one of my favorite Chicago bands, performed on The Interview Show, the talk show I host at The Hideout. The band's new album, Return of the Century, comes out on Nov. 2. And The Interview Show is back at The Hideout on Nov. 5, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Friday, October 8, 2010

Burlesque Dancer Michelle L'amour on The Interview Show

Posted By on 10.08.10 at 05:42 PM

Modern burlesque dancer Michelle L'amour stopped by The Interview Show at the Hideout to discuss her art, her career, and her upcoming Big Sexy Show at the Mayne Stage in Rogers Park on October 9. (She also performed—but you had to be at the Hideout to see it.)

Interview is below:

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Friday, August 6, 2010

"Filmspotting" Hosts on "The Interview Show"

Posted By on 08.06.10 at 02:52 PM

"Filmspotting" hosts Adam Kempenaar and Matty Robinson stopped by "The Interview Show," hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout, to talk films, the show and more.

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Chef Graham Elliot Bowles on The Interview Show

Posted By on 07.28.10 at 06:12 PM

Chef Graham Elliot Bowles stopped by "The Interview Show," hosted by Mark Bazer, at The Hideout in Chicago, to discuss his upcoming restaurant, Grahamwich; being culinary director for Lollapalooza; how being a chef is like being a musician; and more.

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Thursday, July 8, 2010

"Get Capone" Author Jonathan Eig on "The Interview Show"

Posted By on 07.08.10 at 10:47 AM

Jonathan Eig, author of "Get Capone" and other books, stopped by "The Interview Show," hosted by Mark Bazer, at The Hideout in Chicago, to discuss Al Capone, writing and more.

(The next "Interview Show" is Friday, July 9, at 6:30 p.m. Guests include chef Graham Elliot Bowles, musician Matthew Santos, author Robert K. Elder and "Filmspotting" hosts Adam Kempenaar and Matty Robinson.)

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