A daily dip into the stacks, leading up to our 50th anniversary in October
The new HBO series, based on a book by Tom Perrotta, lost its dark sense of humor in translation.
The results of the annual Jazz Critics Poll, hosted by Rhapsody after five years at the Village Voice, just went live.
From Zath at the Hideout in April to Cacaw at Treasure Town in October
What’s in the December 29, 2011 issue of the Reader
J.R. Jones on Margin Call, his number 10 movie of 2011.
Our year-end review of favorite movies in 2011 begins with a reappraisal of And Everything Is Going Fine.
Local music videographer John Yingling releases a trailer for his year-end best-of movie.
Detroit rapper Danny Brown drops “XXX.”
The headliners of this year’s Chicago Jazz Festival include Randy Weston, the Saxophone Summit (with Joe Lovano, Dave Liebman, and Ravi Coltrane), Cassandra Wilson, and Roy Hargrove.
Sticking to my resolution this year, reminded again where yellow snow comes from, and the most obvious thing not to do in front of your date.