Party on The Plaza

Party on The Plaza

June is the kickoff of the Chosen Few DJs House Music Mix at Daley Plaza. Once a month until October, house people converge under the Picasso statue at Daley Plaza in the Center of downtown Chicago and dance during their respective lunch breaks

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An "EnCHANTed Evening"

An "EnCHANTed Evening"

Held at Chant, a trendy Asian Fusion restaurant in Chicago’s trendy Hyde Park neighborhood, the restaurant is beautifully decorated with Asian-inspired décor and a small but efficient bar.  Hosted by Ronda Flowers and Koko, Soulful House Saturdays attracts a crowd as trendy, eclectic and musically selective as the Hyde Park neighborhood it is located in.  They are regulars who love the vibe at Chant. Soulful house music, stiff martinis, and delicious cocktails create an environment perfect for socializing with friends

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A "Soul Cleansing" Night in House

A "Soul Cleansing" Night in House

I said in a previous blog that House Music was healing. For many of us, it is the music that has the power to uplift us when our spirits are down.   That was apparent this past Saturday night at the Promontory.  It was an unseasonably warm January evening and dance patrons came early and filled up the dance floor quickly.  Presented by RFK, The Way We Were and The Chosen Few DJs, Terry Hunter & Alan King were joined by DJs Vick Lavender and Steve Maxwell at the Promontory in Chicago’s Hyde Park Neighborhood.  The music for the evening was new and fresh, showcasing the best in soulful, deep and afro house.  It was the end of a very intense week of emotions for most of us and each DJ delivered a musical sermon that was food for the soul.

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