Julian Leal’s 1987 gem “Get Away” is Illinois-bred pop perfection
Despite playing with stars, a botched deal with RCA limited the band’s exposure
WBEZ ’s music man has a case of the grumpies. Plus: a midwest supergroup hits Record Store Day, Weaselfest bites it, Bill Dolan comes back for free pizza, and more
Local nonprofit Rock for Kids holds its annual Rock & Roll Auction tonight at Park West.
Cheap Trick sees your “mp3s” and your “future of media” and laughs at you.
Give money to PAWS Chicago and Rick Nielsen will deliver pizza to your house. And stay for a slice.