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Car Con Carne

Dec 28, 2018

This week I'm joined by two guests: Mike Gebert, excellent food writer/editor of Fooditor ( and Chef Won Kim, food magician behind Kimski ( // 954-960 W 31st St, Chicago, IL 60608).

Fooditor just published its annual must-read "Fooditor 99" collection of places to eat in Chicago, and for...

Dec 23, 2018

Two guests! Two live performances! Amazing!

To wrap up 2018, Hi Ho (Gillian McGhee) and OUTDrejas joined me for conversation and live performances inside a CX-5 on the showroom floor of The Autobarn Mazda of Evanston. It was an amazing day for the podcast, and a thrill to record at the Autobarn Mazda of Evanston. We'll...

Dec 21, 2018

Chicago trip-hop group She Killed In Ecstasy (Shana & Risk) join me for meaty deliciousness form Little Meatball (2364 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614)

Discussed on this episode:

  • I talk to Shana and Risk the same way I talk to my kids.
  • The debut release, "The Fatal": It's on purple vinyl!
  • THE FOOD! HOLY CRAP, the...

Dec 15, 2018

Alex Pancoe discovered he had a brain tumor at the age of 18. Years later, he's wholly dedicated to giving back to Lurie Children's Hospital, whose doctors saved his life. The most conspicuous way Pancoe's giving back? Mountain climbing. Like, serious mountain climbing: The Explorers Grand Slam, which includes climbing...

Dec 8, 2018

Denis Buckley and Dan "Mr. Precision" Wleklinski of long-running Chicago punk legends 88 Fingers Louie join me for a trip to "Krampus: A Haunted Christmas," a Christmas-themed haunted house on the site of the 13th Floor haunted house in Melrose Park. It was incredibly well done, and we wish it was year-round. Discussed...