Joe Mande, Longer! Louder! Wagner! The Second City Wagner Companion, and more happenings from October 24-27
What’s on the Agenda for Friday, August 31, 2012
Twenty nine acts to see—even if you have to fight the crowds
A local multimedia artist makes noise you can almost touch. Plus: Wild Flag tops the latest Pitchfork rumors, Ben Weasel
loses some fans at SXSW, and more
This week’s Early Warnings include Chuck Berry, Big Freedia, Gang of Four, Girl Talk, Rob Halford, My Brightest Diamond, Rick Ross, and the Wu-Tang Clan.
Sleigh Bells, an electronic weirdo, early Chicago punk, an Albini burn, and more
Girl Talk gorges at Graham Elliot, the Electrical Audio forum’s annual sausage party, and more
Gossip Wolf: HoZac lands hot girl-group action, the Stones dredge the barrel, Magas launches a Reckless new band, and more
Critics’ Choices and other notable concerts: Black Keys, Girl Talk, Prefuse 73, Von Freeman, and more
The Empty Bottle offers fans a chance to buy tickets to the sold-out Girl Talk show at the Congress Theater.
“Girl Talk to Potentially Write a Song” (emphasis on “Potentially”)
Lollapalooza has announced its headliners, but who else might be playing the festival? Here are my best guesstimates.
Producer and DJ Steinski–of “Lessons” fame–spins at Darkroom tonight (2/26).
Riff Market vs. Girl Talk
Idolator and fair use