Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Pinto and the Bean Practice

About Us

We're two guys from Chicago who started this little band back in 2010. We're very passionate about the music we write, and we really don't know what we'd be doing with our lives if music didn't fuel our hearts. OUR...
Music is my life, and it's always been...but my relationship with it has changed so much over the years.  It’s really no different, I suppose, than a relationship with another person, whether that be a friend, or a romantic...
Several people have told us one of their favorite songs from our Transit-Eons EP is Better Off Alone.  I took a listen to the song recently, and it hit me that Adderall and alcohol had a huge role in the...
There's a musical ghost in the house. I've had this classical guitar since before I was born.  It was in my bedroom closet growing up, and well...here it is all busted.  I just woke up the other day and it...
We want to thank those of you who came out to our show on New Years Eve at Horseshoe.  We really couldn't ask for anything more - surrounded by our favorite people on the last day of 2011, while...
Exactly a month ago today, we headed out to Michigan to begin filming our third music video for the song 'Let's Make Noise'.  If you aren't familiar with our two official music videos for 'Midnight Monsters' and 'Robot Wars', check...
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)...
Yep, we got some new band members.  They aren't necessarily human though.  In case you didn't already know, Ivan is a major keyboard junkie and he quickly falls in love with the right set of keys.  He has an...
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...