Current musical obsessions of Teen Movie Hell author Mike McPadden, comics artist Corinne Halbert, and Reader listings coordinator Salem Collo-Julin
Other Sunday favorites at the festival included Patti Smith, Billy Bragg, the Cure, Chumped, and Cheap Trick.
Riot Fest predictions, For Practically Everyone Records revs up for spring, and more
Between now and Sunday, your live-music options include Ty Segall, Mudhoney, the Rempis Percussion Quartet, the Chicago Jazz Festival, the North Coast Music Festival, and the African Festival of the Arts.
Our latest round of staff picks for the Reader‘s Interactive Jukebox (jukebox.chicagoreader.com)
Today’s 12 O’Clock Track is “Chardonnay,” from the new Mudhoney album, Vanishing Point.
Reviews of 16 fresh releases from all over the map: Wire, Aosoth, Julia Kent, DJ Koze, Pedrito Martinez, Sax G, and lots more
Geronimo!’s “Into the Sun,” from the new Exanimate
How did I forget about Bardo Pond?
Mudhoney, turning 20 this year, celebrates with a classic reissue, a surprisingly good new record, and a tour that kicks off in Chicago on Friday.