hallaPalooza 2019 47th Anniversary Celebration

Join us on Saturday July 27th & Sunday July 28th for halla-Palooza, the celebration of 47 years of Val’s halla Records! Store-wide Sale both days Live Music Refreshments Featuring performances by: Jim Haptonstahl Donnie Biggins School Of Rock OP These Peaches Michael Mcinerney Badcandy The Crombies Felkin Cherry Casey McDonough Phil Angotti more TBA but seriously what more do you need?...


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...


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-991890"));


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...