Friday, February 22, 2019
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...
Well, in the spirit of Halloween, we thought to post this low budget iphone music video we shot in my kitchen a few years back. - Midnight Monsters. :)  You may remember it as the floating heads video.  Happy...
Hi folks.  We're currently setting up shows, and here are some of our upcoming gigs.  Hope you're having a swell Monday :-) Pinto and the Bean

Halloween Chicago

It's Friday night - Halloween Chicago can get pretty nuts. Gotta love this city for how festive it gets. Pretty damn windy out tonight too. What a perfect eve for people to get out of their...
Boys and girls - the time has come. As many of you know, we've been working diligently on our debut album for over a year, and it's finally made its way to a physical form known as the CD....

Miss America

Howdy Pinto and the Bean friends!     So, in the past few weeks, there have been a few updates in our Pinto and the Bean world.  First of all, Paul has learned how to do a headstand in his...
You may have heard our new demo up on the splash page of our web site; and while we're proud of ourselves for learning how to record demos and use our studio gear, it seems the forces from the...
In June of 2010, we decided this little rock & roll project of ours needed a band name.  We had already written half a dozen songs since January of that year and the band certainly couldn't perform concerts without...
What?  A movie review by Pinto and the Bean?  That movie is over 40 years old and you're musicians, not film snobs!  We know, but we just saw it for the first time this past week...you know how you're...
We've been so consumed with trying to get organized for our debut CD release, we apologize for not mentioning we have a show this Saturday night at Cole's Bar (in Logan Square) with our good friends Matadora and new...