Montreal synth-pop trio Le Couleur delve into some disturbing history on their new album, Concorde, named for the supersonic airliner that in the 1970s made it possible for elite jet-setters […]
Triad Radio, Chicago’s pioneering experiment in commercial free-form radio, left the airwaves in 1977. Now longtime program director Saul Smaizys is moving its archives online.
Three actors portray different aspects of the iconic disco queen in this touring musical.
Photos of Beck, Deafheaven, Kendrick Lamar, crowd surfing, dancing, and more from Pitchfork Music Festival 2014
The festival’s first day belongs to the women, by a hair: Neneh Cherry is the Reader team’s consensus favorite, with Sharon Van Etten in third place behind Beck.
The surprising influence of John Carpenter’s film scores from the 70s and 80s on current electronic dance music
Twin Shadow, aka George Lewis Jr., talks to Chicago dance-music fixture Yoko Homo
A review of the 1980 teen drama Foxes, screening this week at Doc Films
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.