As we usher in 2012, The Empty Bottle will help make the transition a bit easier by hosting free shows (21+) every Monday night. Chicago bands Moonrises, ONO, and Wume will play the first event of the series, this coming Monday (1/16). No RSVP is necessary for these shows.

Here's what has been announced so far:

01/16 - Moonrises, ONO, Wume
01/23 - Wally Dogger, Pinto & The Bean, Mutts, Otter Petter
01/30 - Adam Arcuragi & The Lupine Chorale Society, The Pear Traps
02/06 - Radar Eyes, Bare Mutants, Outer Minds
03/05 - Wet Hair, Psychedelic Horseshit, Ed Schrader's Music Beat

Which will you go to?