One of the things that makes Chicago unique is its long tradition of neighborhood corner bars. Even as the boutique beer business continues to blow up, for some, Old Style will forever remain the the true Chicago style. We dive into the history of the Chicago dive bar with Bill Savage and Liz Garibay. Also, we talk bonds, ratings and borrowing. And, music from Nneka.
The fourth and final night of SXSW 2012 was not off to the greatest musical start. The first act I caught was Kat Graham. Known mostly for her role as Bonnie Bennett on Vampire Diaries, she's been dabbling in music while acting and recently signed a record contract.