Chicago rapper the Boy Illinois headlines his first show since dropping the triumphant Windy EP, three current and former Chicagoans set a piece of Finnegans Wake to music, and more.
Writer, drummer, and emcee Brian Costello closes the book on two decades in Chicago, Nasim Williams throws a free 12-hour party at Madison Public House, and more.
This week’s featured gig poster was designed by local artist Ryan Duggan.
First Tuesdays With Mick and Ben, Seinfeldia, and more happenings from September 6-8
Tattoos for Tails, About Face Theatre’s Wonka Ball, and more happenings from April 15-17
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton supporters at the Hideout, and more happenings from March 11-13
The Brian Costello Show, Lunar New Year Parade, and other happenings from February 12-14.
This week’s gig poster was created by local artist Ryan Duggan and features Brian Costello blowing up the Hideout.
The musical-comedy game show Shame That Tune ends its run tonight at the Hideout.
Shame That Tune rides off into the embarrassing sunset, Owen and Into It. Over It. release a split EP, and more.
This week’s featured gig poster was designed and printed by local artist Ryan Duggan.
The Outer Minds drummer and comedic entertainer takes over Tuesday nights at the Hideout for all of February.
A look back at the year in lit, from the best reads by Chicago authors to new bookstores and live-lit events.
Shame That Tune’s 50th episode, Quinn Tsan’s debut EP, and Bike Cops’ new tape
Indie imprint Curbside Splendor releases its first cassingle during Words + Music, October 16 at the Empty Bottle.