Skip Meyer 1949-2014

Today we lost our best friend and comrade of nearly 40 years. Surrounded by his wife and children, Skip passed away at his home after battling a lingering illness.  He was an integral part of our band’s early evolution, and…


SHOES return to SPACE in Evanston on July 19th!

SHOES will return to play a show at SPACE in Evanston on saturday, July 19th at 8pm.  It's a 93XRT Show and comes almost exactly a year since their last visit to this beautiful and intimate venue.

SHOES Hit the Road in 2014!

After a long and frigid winter, warmer weather heralds sunny days ahead and SHOES take to the road! 

On May 10th SHOES will travel to New York to take part in the Brooklyn Power Pop Festival for the iconic Trouser…

2 Upcoming Chicago-area Gigs Earmarked as XRT Shows!

Chicago's Finest Rock station, WXRT has lent it's name and support to get behind 2 of the upcoming Shoes shows; May 4th at Fitzgeralds in Berwyn and July 27th at Evanston Space!  Advance tickets for both shows are currently on…

SHOES to play Chicago-area Shows beginning on May 4th!

After returning from SXSW in Austin, Texas where the band played 4 gigs (including 3 in one day!) the band looks to return home and play a series of shows in and around the midwest this spring and summer.  The…