This week’s featured gig poster was designed by local artist Jay Ryan.
Photographer Ben Bowen captured Andrew Bird’s Wednesday-night Gezelligheid performance, whose warmth and beauty could’ve lit up even a less spectacular space.
A groove-heavy gem from the group’s rhythmically-inclined new album This is My Hand
The best shows to see on Mon 6/30 through Wed 7/2
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Monday, June 30
The lineup for the wildly popular Millennium Park concert series is revealed.
The Reader’s Lollapalooza Survival Guide, plus Paul McCartney, Sade, Iceage, and plenty more non-Lolla stuff too
Shara Worden of My Brightest Diamond, who headline Lincoln Hall tonight, shows off her classical music chops on a new song cycle by Sarah Kirkland Snider and Ellen McLaughlin.
Albums 31-40 of my favorites from 2006.