Flat Five October 14th

You might have to pinch me, but I believe it’s a done deal. My all time favorite gaggle of musical prodigies, otherwise known as the FLAT FIVE (Scott Ligon, Casey McDonough, Kelly Hogan, Nora O’Connor Kean & Alex Hall) will be playing LIVE on the Val’s halla stage – OCTOBER 14 – 5:30 – 7:00 pm – the day they release their debut LP/CD “It’s a World of Love & Hope – the...


halla Palooza 2016

It’s that time again! Check back soon, right here, for more about these good times, great days, at Val’s. UNCODE.initRow(document.getElementById("script-147924"));


Val's halla Records 40 Years in Oak Park

Watch a wonderful conversation with Val! Great video of the Elvis Shrine too. UNCODE.initRow(document.getElementById("script-181000"));


showcase evening with BASEMENT BLUEGRASS

December 11 – 7:30 pm — showcase evening with BASEMENT BLUEGRASS:  The Band is: Connor Ostrow- Fiddle Arden Rae- Fiddle & Mandolin & Guitar Joe Merkle- Guitar Jordan Savusa- Banjo Will Wright- Bass The Band formed in June to lead a jam session at the end of the youth division’s qualification round of the Midwest Fiddle Championship at the Old Town School. We try to play mostly traditional bluegrass and old...