WBEZ | The Wild Hare http://www.wbez.org/tags/wild-hare Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Global Notes: Chicago reggae club 'The Wild Hare' to close after 25 years http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-04/global-notes-chicago-reggae-club-wild-hare-close-after-25-years-86060 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-04/gessesse photo.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>On May 15, The Wild Hare, one of Chicago’s few reggae-only music clubs, will shut its doors after 25 years. Owner Zeleke Gessesse is moving back to his native Ethiopia, where he’s building a Wild Hare in the capital, Addis Ababa. Jerome McDonnell, <a href="http://www.wbez.org/radio-m" target="_blank"><em>Radio M</em></a> host Tony Sarabia and Zeleke reflect on some of the club’s legendary performances.</p></p> Wed, 04 May 2011 15:34:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-04/global-notes-chicago-reggae-club-wild-hare-close-after-25-years-86060