Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Hi everyone!  We just want to say Happy holidays!  We made a little holiday video for you to check out.  Enjoy!  By the way, we have our first show of of 2011 on Saturday, January 8th at Gallery Cabaret!...
We recently shared the stage at Cobra Lounge with the band Estrella Negra.  It just so happens that the singer of the band, Otoniel, is also the owner of the very popular restaurant in Bucktown by the same name....
Hey there Pinto and the Bean friends! So, it's Sunday night and we're resting after a well needed practice.  We're guessing many of you checked out the Grammy Awards tonight.  It's great to see Arcade Fire take home the Grammy...
That's right we've got new songs... new ear candy for your listening pleasure - the first song we'd like to share with you is called "Better Off Alone" - scroll to the bottom of the page and click play on...
Hey there folks! We have a last minute show we'd like to post here for you. Many of you may be attending one of the three Arcade Fire concerts at the UIC Pavillion on April 22nd, 24th, and 25th....

New Site…Again

Just decided to add a random blog post here because it's been so damn long since we've written anything. And starting to realize this blog will probably become a little bit more of a journal than a place that is...
Boys and girls - the holidays are among us and we want to close out the year by inviting you to a New Year's Eve party! We'll be spending the evening at Horseshoe (4115 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL)...
One wintery day in 2009, Ivan was headed off to O'Hare airport to jump on a plane to visit family for Christmas; right before he took off, he said something along the lines of "why don't we start up...
Prior to Pinto and the Bean, Ivan was drumming for my solo music.  But when we decided to form this band, it became obvious to me that Ivan is an amazing songwriter too - one of the best I’ve...
Yep, another little video of our new light up instruments. It's been a journey this past week learning how to practice with all these lights. We can't wait to see you at our CD release party this Saturday night!...