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Andrew Bird resumes his cozy Gezelligheid church shows with bittersweet holiday cheer

Winter can be a stressful time, especially around the holidays, but Andrew Bird’s annual string of hometown shows at Fourth Presbyterian Church, which he’s christened “Gezelligheid” after the Dutch word for conviviality or coziness, have the potential to temporarily melt away seasonal anxieties. The multi-instrumentalist and songwriter has played in many settings throughout his illustrious […]

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Pot Kettle Blog

Oh, great. Just what we needed: Four hours of radio consisting of bloggers no one knows about yapping about blogs no one cares about. Robert Feder throws down about ChicagoNow’s new WGN show. Which hasn’t happened yet. On his, um, :Vocalo blog. Perhaps blogging is going to his head. (Look, I listened to hours of […]