For local bands taking their first tentative steps to indie stardom and besotted crooners alike, Gallery Cabaret’s biweekly open mic events have become something of an institution in Bucktown. While you will most likely have to stand and watch the show from the closed-circuit monitor above the bar, who can resist $5 pitchers of Leinenkugel, free appetizers and free music? Not us.
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Best of Chicago 2010