Chicago’s hospitality community comes together tonight to raise funds and awareness for those affected by Hurricane Fiona with the curated tasting event Chicago Chefs Cook for Puerto Rico. Diverse cuisine […]
The New Vanguard is a creative coalition that seeks to unite Black and other POC creatives who currently work as separate entities under one banner. The coalition was recently launched […]
To write about John Prine, whose death from COVID-19 related complications in April 2020 devastated fans around the world, is an inherently intimate act. Prine’s music has always felt like […]
Thoughts on the shuttered music venues in the city
This week’s featured gig poster was created by local artist and musician Jay Ryan.
This week’s featured gig poster was created by local artist and educator Nicole Marroquin.
Close your eyes and picture yourself at your favorite local venue while listening to these new releases.
Concerts are all canceled, but you can still support artists by buying their albums.
There is deep magic in the recesses of Craigslist’s “musicians” personals. Here are some shortcuts to navigating it.
Chicago authors with spring books coming out share methods for combating writer’s block and other secrets.
The Green Mill has more stories than any tavern in town. Here are a few from the past three decades.
Caleb James grew up in his father’s studio, and now he’s ready to join his friends Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa in the spotlight.
Metro’s green room has dealt with its fair share of rock stars, Kurt and Courtney among them.
The whole thing has an almost sculptural beauty.
Six things to not do for a healthy, happy union with a band person