The long-lost debut LP from oddball Latin-rock group the Chicago Triangle is getting reissued by Permanent Records.
Current musical obsessions of The-Drum’s Jeremiah Meece and Dave Mata of Impala Sound Champions
Current musical obsessions of Roctober‘s Jake Austen and WHPK’s Mario Smith
Boots Riley of the Coup lays some truth on straightedge Chicago party rapper ShowYouSuck.
Current musical obsessions of Primeridian’s Simeon Viltz and Ayana Contreras of Vocalo’s Reclaimed Soul
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, December 27
Current musical obsessions of DJs and producers Ross Kelly and Samantha Roberts
In Houston Rap photographer Peter Beste shares images of one of the new century’s most influential hip-hop scenes.
Kill Yourself Dancing collects the daringly eclectic output of late-80s Chicago house-music label Sunset Records.
Pride Weekend 2013: It’s not just about the parade.
At River North’s new American Junkie, Kendal Duque makes hay from cliches.
Current obsessions of DJ and producer Searchl1te and global-bass reggae artist MC Zulu
The After Party performance series at Steppenwolf Theatre’s Garage space
Audio engineers Tim Iseler and Jeremy Lemos on “Darth Vader’s Cock and Balls” and the Dirty Projectors at the Sydney Opera
Eclectic music curator: “I feel a great deal of responsibility as a DJ in this town.”