“Paint Paste Sticker” puts the city’s love/hate relationship with tagging on display.
Jack DeJohnette and Wadada Leo Smith are just two of the highlights of the first two days of the 2013 Chicago Jazz Festival.
This year’s Umbrella Music Festival features many avant-garde jazz luminaries
The new book Flying Saucers Rock ’n’ Roll anthologizes the under-the-radar zine and its underappreciated subjects.
Music Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: the Robert Glasper Trio, Xray Eyeballs, Dawnbringer, Godspeed You! Emporer Black, Francois K, Agalloch, Steve Coleman & Five Elements, Danielson, and more.
Music Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Barrington Levy, Resonance Ensemble, American Heritage, Iron & Wine, Janet Jackson, the Ex, Nels Cline, Rafael Toral, and more
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: The Roots, Superchunk, Sonny Burgess, Doomtree, Chris Speed’s Endangered Blood, Talk Normal, and more
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Blonde Redhead, Deerhunter, the Gories, the Legendary Pink Dots, Suffocation, and more
Many of the city’s biggest lakefront music festivals have been downsized in the past few years—the jazz and blues fests lost days in Grant Park, and the Celtic, gospel, and […]
Noon | Claudia Cassidy Theater Pansori Brecht Though playwright Bertolt Brecht captured his place and time (Europe between the world wars) with incisive, biting detail, his works are nearly as […]
Noon | Claudia Cassidy Theater Artists Documentary Film Screening Marathon Noon Nömadak TX (about Oreka TX) 1:30 PM The Duke of Bachata (about Joan Soriano) 2:30 PM The Other Side […]
Noon | Old Town School of Folk Music | $10, $9 members Jessica Fichot 1 PM | Navy Pier Joan Soriano Singer, guitarist, and songwriter Joan Soriano made his Chicago […]
Noon | Claudia Cassidy Theater Rajeev Taranath & Nayan Ghosh See Sunday, September 26. Khaira Arby See Sunday, September 26. Kenge Kenge See Sunday, September 26. 7 PM | Preston […]
Noon | Claudia Cassidy Theater DJ Tudo Deolinda Though this remarkable Portuguese quartet plays fado, the national style of its homeland, it breaks with tradition in several ways. Most groups […]