The Bishop

  • 123 S. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 333-4700

Craft beers, spirits, great music, and no cover all week!

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Lung // Whelmed // Heaven Honey

  • October 23, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Lung (Cincinnatti) Two piece electric cello + drums Whelmed Socially conscious pop-punk from the Midwest. Heaven Honey Jordan... Learn more

Jacky Boy Record Release Show with Prayer Breakfast & Nice Try

  • October 25, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

The core members of Jacky Boy, Steve Marino, Mark Edlin, and Stone Irr, all live in the heart of the Midwest: Bloomington, Indiana. Their debut album is called 'On Good Terms With Everyone You Know'. They know exactly who they are: nice guys, and great musicians, who've crafted a massive and... Learn more

Girlpool with Palm & Lala Lala

  • October 26, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Life has been a whirl for Girlpool since the release of their acclaimed 2015 debut Before the World Was Big. Shortly before the record came out, Harmony Tividad (she/her) and Cleo Tucker (they/them) relocated from their hometown of Los Angeles all the way across the country to Philadelphia, where... Learn more

Bloomington Ignite

  • October 27, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Ignite is an event where presenters talk about any topic they like. The best presentations are when the speaker has a passion for the topic and wants to inspire, educate or simply inform the audience. Each presentation is exactly 5 minutes long with 20 slides automatically advancing after just 15... Learn more

Trevor Sensor with Poolboy

  • October 30, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

From the first moments of Trevor Sensor's debut EP for Jagjaguwar, Texas Girls and Jesus Christ, the Illinois-born 22-year-old singer/songwriter's distinctive burr of a voice sounds aged decades beyond his years. The rest of the young talent's music follows suit, too, with timeless-sounding... Learn more

Kacy & Clayton

  • November 1, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

The music of Kacy and Clayton exists outside of time, and burgeons with beautiful contradictions. It’s psychedelic and traditional, contemporary and vintage, melancholic and joyous. All at once, it showcases a slightly psych-folk sound of Linda Perhacs, Fleet Foxes, and First Aid Kit; rare... Learn more

Julia Lucille

  • November 5, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Julia Lucille appears to be one such songwriter. There are certainly glimpses of the Texas she currently calls home; the soft country lilt that fades in and out of focus at varying points across her new record, but there’s something else here too, something more vague, less determined by physical... Learn more

Jay Som

  • November 6, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Jay Som represents the musical vision of San Francisco singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Melina Duterte. Jay Som - a moniker that Duterte randomly found via an online baby name generator meaning “Victory Moon.” Learn more


  • November 7, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Framed from within the relentless heatwave of Atlanta, Georgia, Omni cuts through the oppressive humidity of the gilded southern capital with a cool and breezy combo of lo-fi nonchalance. In paying homage to post-punk forebears like Pylon, Wire and Devo, Omni exploits a succinct and focused sound... Learn more

James McMurtry with Max Gomez

  • November 8, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

James McMurtry spins stories with a poet’s pen (“Long Island Sound”) and a painter’s precision (“She Loves Me”). Proof: The acclaimed songwriter’s newComplicated Game. McMurtry’s first collection in six years spotlights a craftsman in absolutely peak form as he turns from political toward... Learn more

Waxahatchee with Ought

  • November 9, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

Out in the Storm, Katie Crutchfield’s fourth album as Waxahatchee and her second release with Merge, is the blazing result of a woman reawakened. Her most autobiographical and honest album to date, Out in the Storm is a self-reflective anchor in the story of both her songwriting and her life. Learn more

Eleanor Friedberger (solo)

  • November 17, 2017
  • (812) 333-4700

New View, the third solo album by Eleanor Friedberger, was rehearsed in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Echo Park and recorded in upstate New York. The former is a place where characters in Warren Zevon songs get clingy with their old lady while toughing out heroin withdrawal; the latter is where... Learn more