Episodes

Dec. 2, 2021

Horse Thief Hollow Pours Fresh

We're visiting with Horse Thief Hollow in Beverly this episode to learn about a pioneer brewery that does things their way. From …

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Nov. 24, 2021

The Season Begins

During the holiday season we try to remember those that may be struggling. Meet a south side group trying to make a difference in…

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Nov. 18, 2021

Dark Beers & 100-Year Old Bands

The Stockyard Kilty Band is 100 years old, and there is no possible way you haven't seen them in person at some point in your lif…

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Nov. 11, 2021

Vets On Horses & Challenge Coins

We visit Evil Horse Brewing Company at the most southern point of the Dixie Highway Brewery Trail to try out a hazy IPA and meet …

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Nov. 4, 2021

Busting Out Those Winter Cargo Shorts

An attempt to wear cargo shorts year-round regardless of the weather leads to a trip to Orland Square Mall. John Brand from Open …

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Oct. 28, 2021

How To Find The South Side‘s Best

It is hard to figure out where to find the best on the South Side. We have a plan that includes a declaration of several of the a…

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Oct. 21, 2021

Lemontster Day Drinking With Pollyanna

Spend an afternoon in Lemont with Pollyanna Brewing Company. Meet the brewer (Brian) and the financial wiz (Ryan) behind a south …

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Oct. 7, 2021

Go Away, John Cusack

We catch up with John Brand and Open Outcry Brewing at Evergreen Park's Oktoberfest to talk about two seasonal offerings they wer…

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Sept. 30, 2021

Getting Social Without Social Media

This week we break the Facebook algorithm because the South Side has too much going on to be wasting time online. Meet a first ti…

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Sept. 23, 2021

Putts, Slams, Brews & Tunes

This week we travel to Blue Island and the Double Play Saloon to learn about this year's upcoming "Putts and Pints" event that co…

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Sept. 16, 2021

Help A Vet, Have A Beer & Check That Ride

This episode kicks off with a rundown of different Oktoberfest events from Lemont to Blue Island to Evergreen Park. Then we talk …

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Sept. 9, 2021

Smokin‘ Ribs And Helpin‘ Kids

We sit down with a Knights of Columbus chapter in their Mount Greenwood clubhouse to talk about an upcoming annual charity drive …

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Sept. 2, 2021

Going On A South Side Beer Run

Do you like beer? Do you like running? Would you run for beer? We talk with Kelly Devine Rickert, who is throwing an upcoming "Ru…

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Aug. 26, 2021

The Bags Fly At Davern's Tavern

The professionals and aspiring amateurs all gather at one south side location when it is time to toss some bags. We visit the cor…

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Aug. 12, 2021

Typewriter Parties & Comedian Priests

This week we learn about a quirky new South Side event that involves typewriters and (possibly) Tom Hanks. Chris takes a trip to …

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Aug. 5, 2021

Summer Concert Survial Tips

'Tis the season to go to anything from a large summer concert festival to a local live music performance. The guys share stories,…

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July 29, 2021

Carnival & Festival Seasons Are In Full Swing

A big south side carnival that was previously cancelled is suddenly happening all weekend long. We have festivals, carnivals, fir…

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July 15, 2021

When Your Brewery is Rabid

We take a trip to Rabid Brewing in Homewood to explore possibly the most unique brewery you'll ever visit. Is it the art? Is it t…

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July 8, 2021

Papa Hops Swings Away On The South Side

The tradition that is the Papa Hops 16" Softball Tournament is this weekend. Tommy and Liam Hopkins belly up to our bar to talk a…

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July 1, 2021

Go Out And Accelerate This Independence Day

It's that magical time of the year when the South Side starts blowing things up! (And it normally lasts a full month, unfortunate…

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June 24, 2021

Putting The South Side On Vinyl

Chicago radio legend James VanOsdol loves South Side Pod so much he wants to press it to vinyl. Listen as he explains the concept…

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June 10, 2021

Hot Town, Summer On The SouthSide!

The South Side is open and ready for business. Local villages have all kinds of big events for you to enjoy. We visit with repres…

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May 27, 2021

Memories, Music, Pizza & Beer

As the South Side breaks free of a long pandemic, we ask if you are now sick of the people in your own home. We also get a great …

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May 20, 2021

Warriors, Come Out To Play!

From coaching t-ball to dealing with your annoying bank, southsiders need to be warriors. Meanwhile the principal of Marion Catho…

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