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A Night at The Abbey Pub …

The Abbey Pub

(Slideshow Photos and Audio by Sam Kraft and Emily Torem)

The Abbey Pub is a full-service restaurant, bar and music venue that is open seven nights a week. The establishment, located at 3420 W. Grace St. in Chicago, plays host to many different types of music and attracts a diverse audience.

On Nov. 6, ChicagoStorytelling’s Emily Torem and Sam Kraft took a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into producing a show at The Abbey.

They interviewed Chicago funk/soul band The O My’s and discussed how their type of music fit into the Chicago music scene. Also performing that night were singer-songwriter Rebecca Hill and electronic duo Warren Buckley.

Audio Slideshow: A Night at The Abbey Pub.

Interview: Time Out Chicago’s Jessica Herman

Jessica Herman

Jessica Herman
(Courtesy Photo)

Jessica Herman is a staff writer for The Get section of Time Out Chicago magazine, where she writes two to three stories and one to two blog entries per week.

Herman recently talked with ChicagoStorytelling’s Emily Torem, a former Time Out Chicago intern, about how she uses social media and other technology in her job.