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  • Bailiff
    Chicago's Bailiff to Release New Album
    Sophomoric is an unflattering adjective. It's also not a very confident year in high school. And there's no doubt that the creation of a second album should be a terrifying event for any band. To feel apart from that first creation. Climb...
  • Bailiff
    Chicago band Bailiff reaches out to fans for second album
    Sometimes, when you go to a show for the headlining band, and you're early, you want to (discreetly) roll your eyes at the opener's charming, but clumsy enthusiasm.But other times, you walk in halfway through a local opener's set, and...
  • Bailiff / Eternal Summers / Nada Surf
    Eternal Summers and Nada Surf rock Metro Chicago
    Now that the Eternal Summers and Nada Surf show at Metro Chicago has had exactly one week to marinade, it is time to recognize the sheer magnitude of what happened the night of Dec. 8, 2012.A local band called Bailiff opened the show, and set the...
  • Judge Wade McCree sent photo of himself nearly nude to Bailiff; could get fired
    Judge Wade McCree sent photo of himself nearly nude to Bailiff; could get fired
    Judge Wade McCree, 3rd Circuit Judge in Detroit, took a photo of himself posing nearly nude on Monday, and sent it to his married female staff, the Bailiff, from his cell phone.Her husband got upset because he found Judge McCree’s photo on...
  • Bailiff - Red Balloon LP Cover
    Bailiff - Red Balloon LP Release Show - June 4th - Lincoln Hall
    A year ago, Bailiff played at the Do-Division street festival in Chicago and the Local Bands Examiner reviewed their show. One year later, they are releasing their first LP entitled Red Balloon. You can preview the first four tracks of the LP on...
  • 'Red Balloon' by Bailiff
    New Chicago music: Bailiff - 'Red Balloon'
    Bailiff's Red Balloon has been a long time coming. It was back in 2008 that the Chicago band released their introductory EP Mm Hmm, a four-track set of slow-burning indie rock with a raw, bluesy edge that, combined with their tight live shows,...