Sault are an anonymous UK trio who create music grounded in the tenets of Black rights and Black freedom, and there’s never been a better time than now to hear their message. Last year they put out their debut album, 5, and an almost immediate follow-up, 7, and this summer they released their third record, […]
Psalm One, Akenya, Sisi Dior, Chimeka, and Mother Nature talk about sisterhood, mutual support, and the pernicious notion that hip-hop has room for only one female star at a time.
For more than 20 years, actors and crew members stayed silent about mistreatment they suffered at the acclaimed storefront theater. Now they’re speaking up, hoping to protect workers in non-Equity theaters across the country.
An excerpt from The Empty Bottle Chicago: 21+ Years of Music / Friendly / Dancing
The Chicago producer DJs the two-year anniversary party for local party promotion company and blog 1833 tomorrow night.
Kid Sister dishes about her imminent mixtape, Decade Studio takes over the Soma space, and more.
The best shows to see through Sunday include John Cale, Kid Sister, Eric Carbonara, and Kurt Rosenwinkel Trio.
The best shows to see on Thu 12/26 through Sun 12/29.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, December 26
Real rappers. Real reviews.
An indie-rock mix tape from Moritat?
Local releases from Owen, Flosstradamus, and Golden Birthday
“Luuk Out Gurl,” the first track from the duo’s upcoming debut EP, Jubilation
The things I like about Riff Raff’s new video
Drummer John Herndon tattoos you. Plus: J2K of Flosstradamus eyes the door, and Chrissy Murderbot collects remixes of “Pop Yo Back.”