The Chicago Reader debuted October 1, 1971—almost two years before DJ Kool Herc threw the very first hip-hop party in the Bronx in August 1973, nearly three years before the Ramones made their first appearance onstage at CBGB in August 1974, and more than five years before Frankie Knuckles first spun at the Warehouse in […]
The Reader brought home some AAN Awards.
Best of Chicago Reader, Volume 1
On being young, ambitious, and falling in love with the city, block by block, on a bicycle.
The Reader won six 2017 AAN Awards, including three first place awards.
Das Racist on what it’s like being an Internet meme