Episodes

June 9, 2022

Prayers Before Drinking

The South Side has a lot of first generation Americans as part of our culture. We sit down with two of them as they talk about ce…

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June 3, 2022

Eat The Pig

We're chilling on the patio of Flossmoor Station Brewing Company next to their soon-to-open caboose bar and tasting new summer br…

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May 26, 2022

As We Walk Through Fields Of Peppers

We are all over the South Side of Chicago this week with a trip to Pollyanna Brewing Company, where after tasting some beer we al…

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May 19, 2022

The Beef Is In Beverly

The South Side of Chicago has something for everyone, including those that was farm-to-table beef. We're at Horse Thief Hollow th…

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May 12, 2022

Do You Wanna Start A Podcast?

Chicago radio mainstay James VanOsdol has gone full-time podcaster, and now he is trying to grow the community in the Chicago are…

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May 5, 2022

Festivals, Horses, Brews & Mom

We have fun from a huge party in BLUE ISLAND with local artists and start-up businesses, hot sauces & Mayor Fred Bilotto taste-te…

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April 28, 2022

Brought Together By Beer

Police and Fire face off in a brewing contest for a great cause at Horse Thief Hollow in BEVERLY, and we're chatting with one of …

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April 21, 2022

Ain’t No One Trick Pony

We are heading to LANSING this week to visit One Trick Pony, the hidden brewery that takes you back to local brewing roots. Jason…

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April 14, 2022

Hungry For Some Bucky Cheds

A south suburb has been named "Tree City USA" and we have one of the main folks behind it as Earth Day & Arbor Day approach. A co…

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April 5, 2022

Mailing Away Your DNA

South Side Pod has booked our first public festival appearance of the spring, and we have John Streetz on to tell you about the h…

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March 24, 2022

Beware Large Flightless Birds

We are in Blue Island trying a beer from Blue Island Beer Company with a comic book feel. The guys wrap their head around being d…

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March 17, 2022

Green Boots, Orange Beers & Giant Varmints

From a huge party during the South Side Irish Parade to family plans for Easter, we have it all covered in "30 Minutes of Good!" …

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March 10, 2022

A Hailstorm On Parade Weekend

Relax! The title is a play on words! It looks like Parade Day on the South Side will be pretty nice. But, we are visiting Hailsto…

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March 3, 2022

It’s South Side Spring!

The temperature gets over 40 degrees and the South Side is ready to rock. We party with folks along Western Avenue in Beverly as …

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Feb. 24, 2022

You’re Running For What?!

The world is so crazy. Why would anyone want to get into politics now? Lemont's own Eric Carlson woke up one morning in a new US …

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Feb. 17, 2022

Just One Of Those Days

USA Women's Hockey, with multiple south side players, came up just short in the Gold Medal Game. Queen of Martyrs Principal Doc M…

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Feb. 10, 2022

The South Side Irish Parade Returns

After cancellations in 2020 and 2021, the South Side Irish Parade returns next month. Don Larisey of the parade committee sits do…

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Feb. 3, 2022

From Beverly To...Brazil?

Ever think to yourself that you just want to leave your life behind for a year and move your entire family to Brazil? Beverly's o…

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Jan. 27, 2022

A Night Out On The South Side

The guys take their wives out on the town and bring the microphones along. Let's do date night on the south side with stops in Be…

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Jan. 20, 2022

We’re Going Camping!

Sometimes a Southsider just needs to do some camping, and sometimes that means buying the most southside vehicle possible. If mov…

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Jan. 13, 2022

Southsider Yells At Cloud

We have a couple of complaints and a few petty things we're going to do about them! Listen as the guys talk about everything from…

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Dec. 30, 2021

It’s A New Year On The South Side

South Side Pod completes a full year and takes a look back at their favorite moment of 2021. Meanwhile the guys navigate the holi…

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Dec. 16, 2021

Celebrations & Santas Everywhere You Look

Looking for Santa? What about Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties? Maybe a free Holiday Concert? We have pretty much everything going …

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Dec. 9, 2021

The Pizza Episode

We here at South Side Pod have avoided the most controversial topic we could think of for long enough. It is time to wade into th…

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