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Chicago’s Original Steampunk Event Returns This Saturday!


Two years ago, in the blustery month of March, we started a little shindig called “Clockwork Vaudeville” at a little bar called Exit.  Within those two years Steampunk Chicago has proudly brought a large variety of acts to …

Not a Review of Hellblinki’s “These Bubbles Come from Ants”


In lieu of the review of Hellblinki’s “These Bubbles Come from Ants” that I was asked to write, it seemed worthwhile to discuss the bonds that exist within the steampunk community.

Back at June’s Polyphonic Panorama at Chicago’s Abbey Pub, …

“Wonderland” DVD Release Party this Friday in Detroit


Some of our same friends who work on and are behind the phenomenon that is Theater Bizarre are at it with a new production “Wonderland” based on Lewis Caroll’s seminal novel.  The stage production and accompanying DVD is …

Dead Man’s Carnival’s Circus New Years Party Tonight in Chicago + Free Music Download!


To busy during New Years Eve itself to party?  In the mood to see a circus act tonight?  Just like to read our blog (we like you best)?  Either way, tonight The Dead Man’s Carnival brings their hijinks to Reggie’s

T-Pain Continues Modern Musician Trend to Embrace Steampunk


Fresh on the heels of Justin Bieber’s bizarre attempt at a steampuk music video, and in the vein of such rockers as Primus and Rush, comes the news that T-Pain’s new tour and album will be, of course, …

New Justin Bieber Video Features Misplaced, Peculiar Steampunk and Christmas Elements


Okay, perhaps the headline is a bit catty.  I apologize.  That said, it has come to mine, and I’m fairly certain the rest of the world’s, attention that the new Justin Bieber music video is “steampunk.”  Granted this has become …

A Weekend to Remember!


Wow!  What a weekend!  Sorry for the delay in getting this post up, but it really was that kind of weekend.

First off, thank you to EVERYONE who came out to support our second Carnivale Delirium show.  It was a …

Chicago and Detroit Steampunk your eyes and ears with Carnivale Delirium & Theatre Bizarre!


The Clockwork Vaudeville’s Carnivale Delirium II – This Friday!

A year ago this Friday, we here at Steampunk Chicago, decided to take a chance and produce the biggest show we’ve put together to date.  We brought in talent such as …

Unwoman’s “Uncovered Vol 1” Takes the Steampunk Sound in a Wholly New Direction


San Francisco cellist, singer-songer writer and performer, Unwoman, has proven to be a long standing staple of the steampunk music movement.  Having performed at a variety of festivals, events and conventions, and having found solidly consistent airtime on any …

Thomas Dolby in Chicago this Friday, Lonliest Monk kicks off tour.


How to decide on what to do this Friday, October 7?

Local Steampunk Chicago favorites The Loneliest Monk will be playing their last big show of the year at Subterranean, 2011 W North in Chicago. It’s a $8, 17+ …