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Here is a collection of photos documenting shop events, relocations, renovations, celebrations, and more. Find more Transistor photos on Flickr and Instagram!

Chicago director Gerard Jamroz and friends perform songs from the soundtrack to The Cockups
Friday night live at Transistor: Irine RÝsnes and Thomas Caminito, Ana Munteanu with Jarvis Raymond
Friday night live at Transistor: Marsden Giolas
Friday night live at Transistor: The Morphtet, Lapis Trio
Friday night live at Transistor: Rebecca Jasso, Matthew Morgan, Chaz Hearne
Friday night live at Transistor: Derek Allen, onewayness, Reaktorplayer
Friday night live at Transistor: Good Stuff House, Arvo Zylo
Friday night live at Transistor: Patrick Cosmos, Volutes
Friday night live at Transistor: Open Forum Project, Dad Knows Best
Friday night live at Transistor: Theron Humiston, hicksoncompactgroup
Friday night live at Transistor: Wingtips, Mystery Crash
Friday night live at Transistor: Zebec, Outset
Friday night live at Transistor: David Wycoco, Steven Gilpin
Friday night live at Transistor: NoiseTheorem, Deadmanz Kassette
Friday night live at Transistor: XelmYa
Friday night live at Transistor: Awkh
Friday night live at Transistor: Silvergirl, Brash Flair, Brice Woodall
Flickering Empire Book Launch and Film Screening Event
Friday night live at Transistor: Katherine Young, Rob Lundberg, Jessica Pavone, Joe Adamik
Friday night live at Transistor: Keebs, Eeasy Prizes
Friday night live at Transistor: Jack Campbell, Dial In
Friday night live at Transistor: Zachery M. Schiermann, Onur Zlobnicki
Friday night live at Transistor: Alan Zreczny, Andy Masters
Friday night live at Transistor: Julian Kirshner/Keefe Jackson/Aaron Zarzutzki, SUNSPEAK
Friday night live at Transistor: Karl, Absolute Paradise, Vesper Chimes
Friday night live at Transistor: Rosetta, Open Forum Project
Friday night live at Transistor: Beauty 2s, Dream Council
Holiday Party 2014
Friday night live at Transistor: Silvergirl, Brendan Losch
Friday night live at Transistor: Young/Wildeman/Rosaly
Friday night live at Transistor: Morbidly-o-Beats, Harris Cole, Eeasy Prizes
Friday night live at Transistor: SRS Organ Trio, Black Diamond Quartet
Special Thursday night performance event: Paul Metzger, Tim Kaiser
Transistor, Fall 2014
Friday night live at Transistor: Kindelan, Randi Russo
Friday night live at Transistor: The Morphtet, BrownSmith
Scenes from our Fifth Anniversary Party
Special Saturday night event: Dragon Fly
Friday night live at Transistor: Visager, Pride & Joy
Special Saturday night event: Scuttlebuggs farewell to Chicago show
Friday night live at Transistor: City States, Rainbo Video
Friday night live at Transistor: Reid Karris, Led Astray, Lifeaftersix
Friday night live at Transistor: Byzantine Time Machine, Nino Arobelidze
Friday night live at Transistor: Jim Jane, Joe Medina, Mereology
Friday night live Transistor: Arts & Letters, Dena Dena Dena
Friday night live at Transistor: Cinchel, Volutes
Special Saturday night event: Awkh, Keebs
Friday night live at Transistor: Liesl Downey, Elizabeth Bagby, Boobie Drothers
Friday night live at Transistor: Axons, Lykanthea, Brice Woodall
Friday night live at Transistor: Beyond Luck, Phraim
Friday night live at Transistor: Theron Humiston, Charlatan
Friday night live at Transistor: Green Pasture Happiness, Stein/Reid/Daisy, Rooms
Friday night live at Transistor: Bailey Williams, Scuttlebuggs, Whiskey Tit
Friday night live at Transistor: Chaz Hearne, Brendan Losch, Steven Gilpin
Friday night live at Transistor: Jeff Kolar + Peter Speer, Coppice
Friday night live at Transistor: Rent Party, Matt Campbell, Many Places
Friday night live at Transistor: Rebecca Jasso, Anna Soltys, Shelley Miller and The BCC
Friday night live at Transistor: Matt Borghi & Michael Teager, The New Samuel MŲsching Trio
Friday night live at Transistor: Dustin Laurenzi Quartet, Courageous Endeavors
Friday night live at Transistor: Steven Slivka, Mitre
Friday night live at Transistor: Grandpa vs. Grandma, The Missing Chums
Friday night live at Transistor: The Jazz FX Project
Friday night live at Transistor: Ana Munteanu, Bedrest
Friday night live at Transistor: Elephemera, Liai, Neatly Knotted
Friday night live at Transistor: Videobug, Savage Sister, Spaces of Disappearance
Friday night live at Transistor: Yellow For David
Friday night live at Transistor: Ryan Suzuka, Warren Buckler
Friday night live at Transistor: La Patrie, Nino Arobelidze
Friday night live at Transistor: Orange Nebula
Friday night live at Transistor: Bode Radio, Alta Vista
Friday night live at Transistor: Dan Meinhardt Quartet, Laurenzi/Ernst/Green
Friday night live at Transistor: ersatz modem, hicksoncompactgroup
Friday night live at Transistor: Cos & Sev Seveer, Beyond Luck
Friday night live at Transistor: Zapruder Point
Shut Up and Play the Hits
Friday night live at Transistor: XYZR_KX, Will Farina, Joshua Wentz
Friday night live at Transistor: Anna Soltys, The Astronomer, Brice Woodall
Friday night live at Transistor: Scuttlebuggs, Green Book
Friday night live at Transistor: oRSo, Whirlpool
Friday night live at Transistor: Jason Stein, Jonah Parzen-Johnson
Friday night live at Transisor: Plein Air, Axons, Collages
Friday night live at Transistor: Millipede, NoiseTheorem
Friday night live at Transistor: Haz Solo, Phraim
Friday night live at Transistor: Simeon Peebler, Arte Projeto
Hek Hernandez CD release party
Friday night live at Transistor: Theron Humiston, The Color Army
Friday night live at Transistor: Del Dot
Friday night live at Transistor: Wingtips, Magicks
Friday night live at Transistor: Astrohillbillies, Caroline Davis Quartet
Friday night live at Transistor: Frankenstein Earphone Radio, Max Abstrax
Friday night live at Transistor: Tandem Shop Records Five-Year Anniversary Show
Friday night live at Transistor: TJ Borden & Zane Merritt, Low Swans
Friday night live at Transistor: Rows of Arrows, Protman
DNAinfo Chicago photos of Transistor, July 2013
Time Out Chicago photos of Transistor, August 2013
Friday night live at Transistor: Supertoy and Elevation
Friday night live at Transistor: Randi Russo, Girl Detective
Friday night live at Transistor: Cinchel, Eitarnora, Subnaught
Friday night live at Transistor: Rainbo Video
Friday night live at Transistor: Joshua Wentz, XYZR_KX
Friday night live at Transistor: Chris Corsale, Rob Winn, The Missing Chums
Friday night live at Transistor: Terrible Spaceship
Friday night live at Transistor: Bed Rest, Calvin Conway, Coins
Friday night live at Transistor: Leroy Slim, Elizabeth Bagley, The Unswept
Friday night live at Transistor: Frankenstein Earphone Radio, Brash Flair, The Wrong Omar
Friday night live at Transistor: Steven Lugerner and Jonah Parzen-Johnson
Friday night live at Transistor: Mike Weis, Joseph Clayton Mills
Friday night live at Transistor: Coppice
Friday night live at Transistor: Charlie Crane, New Missionaries, Airline-X
Scuttlebuggs CD release party
Friday night live at Transistor: Rob Reid, Nana Zabic, Ben Simon
Transistor Session: New Missionaries
Friday night live at Transistor: Scuttlebuggs
Friday night live at Transistor: Steven Gilpin and Brice & The Inklings
Friday night live at Transistor:oRSo and Whirlpool
Kevin Rieg and Neil Erker of Many Places
Shop photos by Joni Kat Anderson
Hek Hernandez and SUPERTOY present SILVER
Our 2nd Annual Holiday In-Store Market
Friday night live at Transistor: Rows of Arrows and Ty Maxon
Three years in business party
Friday night live at Transistor: Mitre
New look Transistor
Friday night live at Transistor: Max Abstrax, Terrible Spaceship
Friday night live at Transistor: One Hour Naps and The Astronomer
The City Life Supplement
Friday night live at Transistor: Radius with live video by Byron Durham
Friday night live at Transistor: Slowbots, SMACKSOFT
Friday night live at Transistor: Host, Radius
Friday night live at Transistor: Randi Russo, Justin Turner, Jesse Hanabarger
Friday night live at Transistor: Moongriffin and Charles Mantis
Friday night live at Transistor: Jim Baker and Joe Adamik
Friday night live at Transistor: XYZR_KX, Brash Flair and Ian Wilson
Transistor Session: TAFKA Vince Band
Transistor Session: The Dyes
Transistor photos by Chien-An Yuan
Friday night live at Transistor: Mouth Dakota Band, Calvin Conway, Joel Walter
Friday night live at Transistor: Patrick Cosmos and Neil Jendon with live video by Byron Durham
Friday night live at Transistor: Theron Humiston
Friday night live at Transistor: Handsome Tyrants
Friday night live at Transistor: Jane Thatcher
Friday night live at Transistor: Everypeople Workshop
Friday night live at Transistor: Dan Phillips, Marko Casso and Stephen Mulcahy
Transistor Session: Hospitality
Friday night live at Transistor: Everypeople Workshop
Friday night live at Transistor: Charles Mantis
Transistor Session: Dead Sheriff
Friday night live at Transistor: Love and Radiation
Friday night live at Transistor: Matt Campbell
Friday night live at Transistor: Julian Dawson and Jon Langford
Friday night live at Transistor: Visions of Astropolis and XYZR_KX
Friday night live at Transistor: EveryPeople Workshop
The Sunday Session: Backwords
The Sunday Session: Jenny Gillespie
The Sunday Session: Beaten by Yuri
Friday night live at Transistor: Dreamers of the Ghetto
Joshua Wentz, Wes Imel in-store performances, Ravenswood Artwalk weekend
Transistor celebrates two years in business with a party
New Transistor
Our move to Lincoln Avenue
R. Ring (Kelley Deal and Mike Montgomery) with opening act Minyo
Friday night live at Transistor: Joshua Wentz
The Ladybug Transistor at Transistor
Friday night live at Transistor: Handsome Tyrants
Friday night live at Transistor: Tim Kaiser
Friday night live at Transistor: Joe Adamik combo
Friday night live at Transistor: Neil Jendon and Mike Weis
The Sunday Session: Jon Langford
Friday night live at Transistor: Zapruder Point, Project Film
Friday night live at Transistor: Casual Encounter
Friday night live at Transistor: Wes Imel
Friday night live: Absinthe and the Dirty Floors
Friday night live at Transistor: The Desperate Hours
Friday night live at Transistor: Tim Kaiser
Friday night live at Transistor: Roth Mobot
The Sunday Session: Extraordinary Popular Delusions
The Sunday Session: Battlestations
Friday night live at Transistor: The Missing Chums
The Sunday Session: The Hit Back
Friday night live at Transistor: Flights AV
Friday night live at Transistor: Starlicker
Friday night live at Transistor: The Eternals
Friday night live at Transistor: Light on Lines/Neil Jendon and Mike Weis
Friday night live at Transistor: Mouth Dakota Band, Jon Drake & The Shakes
Friday night live at Transistor: GLI.TC/H festival
One-year-in-business party
C. Romano fashion show
Friday night live at Transistor: Ken Vandermark
Friday night live at Transistor: Posterchild
Friday night live at Transistor
with Dead Sheriff and Eiffel Tower
Friday night live at Transistor: Simplesinger and Legs Like Straw
Friday night live at Transistor: spoken word artist Michelle Renae
Friday night live at Transistor: Millipede and Polyfuse with live video by Byron Durham
Fashion at Transistor
Friday night live at Transistor
Metro DJ Night
Friday night live at Transistor: Seafarer and TBone
Friday night live at Transistor: Bookmobile and SAIC sound & video artists
Friday night live at Transistor: Airlines-X
Friday night live at Transistor: Rayograph (Andy Miles & Rani Woolpert)
Friday night live at Transistor: The Missing Chums
Friday night live at Transistor: Meet The Photographers
Friday night live at Transistor: Split
Friday night live at Transistor: Surabhi Saraf
Transistor Radio
Friday night live at Transistor: Roth Mobot
Shop photos