In Brian Coleman’s liner notes for the 2010 Get On Down reissue of Common’s Resurrection, producer No I.D. (aka Dion Wilson) talked about his early collaborator, the Twilite Tone, who was also Common’s DJ. Specifically he credited Tone, born Anthony Khan, for helping catalyze the growth of Chicago’s hip-hop community in the late 80s and […]
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Reader’s Agenda Sun 3/9: Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton, Greys, and Garage Rep
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Sunday, March 9
What to do at Do-Division Street Fest
Highlights of the Do-Division Street Fest include Peanut Butter Wolf, Le Butcherettes, and Pinebender
The return of Pinebender and more at this year’s Do-Division Street Fest
Pinebender plays its first show in two years at Do-Division—and a big chunk of the rest of the lineup has been announced too.
The “Soul” of Mayer Hawthorne
Hip-hop kid Mayer Hawthorne re-creates the sound of Motown but forgets the soul.
Stones Throw in Chicago
Stones Throw, arguably America’s best hip-hop label, kicks off a new residency at Sonotheque.