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Bonzie

BONZIE (born Nina Ferraro) is a Chicago based singer/songwriter and musician whose debut EP in 2010, The Promise, set the industry buzzing about the next Chan Marshall.  BONZIE co-produced her first full-length album, Rift Into The Secret Of Things, which was released in August 2013.  In 2016, she dropped a pair of double singles and released her second full-length album called Zone on Nine, on May 19th 2017. The album was fully written and produced by Ferraro herself, and co-produced with Jonathan Wilson (Father John Misty, Conor Oberst) and Ali Chant (Perfume Genius, Youth Lagoon).

city guide:
Chicago, IL
landmark
Cloud Gate (The Bean)
Cloud Gate is a public sculpture by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor, that is the centerpiece of AT&T Plaza at Millennium Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, IL 60601, USA
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outdoors
Lincoln Park
Chicago's largest park, Lincoln Park sits beside Chicago's lakefront and is named after Abraham Lincoln. A statue of Lincoln (along with many others including General Ulysses S. Grant) can be found in the park. The park also contains the Lincoln Park Zoo, Lincoln Park Conservatory, an outdoor theatre, a rowing canal, the Chicago History Museum, the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool, the North Pond Nature Sanctuary, and North Avenue Beach.
The Lincoln Park neighborhood features nightlife, dining and entertainment including the revered Steppenwolf Theatre Company, and comedy clubs Up and Second City.
Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL, USA
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shopping
US #1 Vintage Clothing
Snug store stocking a variety of vintage apparel, shoes, denim & leather goods for men & women.
1460 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA
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shopping
Dave’s Records
Cozy, vinyl-only record shop stocking thousands of domestic, imported, new & used titles.
2604 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
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bar
The Violet Hour
Creative cocktails & small bites define this sophisticated, stylish bar.
1520 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA
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food
The Wiener’s Circle
Famously surly staffers serve char dogs & more at this tiny institution that's open late.
2622 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
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shopping
Myopic Books
Tri-level used-books store stocking 80,000 tomes & hosting periodic concerts & poetry nights.
1564 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA
bar
Old Town Ale House
Laid-back, cash-only dive bar near Second City with a storied past, old-school jukebox & funky art.
219 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
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venue
Schubas Tavern

Housed in an old Schlitz brewery, this bar showcases a diverse lineup of bands, from indie to jazz.

3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
shopping
chicago
Reckless Records
Reckless Records in Chicago sells new and used vinyl, CDs, DVDs and more. -Recommended by Post Animal
26 E Madison St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
shopping
Permanent Records

Cheerful storefront space stocking used LPs, CDs & DVDs, & hosting occasional events.

1914 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA
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