This week’s featured gig poster was created by local artist and musician Jay Ryan.
Metro hosts a memorial for musician and mensch Rob Warmowski, Jeremiah Meece of The-Drum teases an imminent album of spooky electro, and more.
On the eve of their latest return home, the Jesus Lizard talk about why they chose Chicago—and how they became its most beautiful noise-rock monsters.
Revisiting the old haunts of legendary 90s hardcore band Los Crudos provides a miniature history of gentrification and activism in Chicago.
Long-running Chicago punk outfit Pegboy play a rare show tomorrow night at 1st Ward.
The Blue Groove Lounge returns to celebrate its 20th birthday, scene treasure and sound engineer Bob Popp dies at 49, and more.
Split Lip Rayfield, Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s, Akron/Family, Pegboy, and Alejandro Marcovich are a handful of the marquee acts visiting the Logan Square festival this weekend.
More on “I’ll Die Tomorrow” star Michael Shannon’s music, theater and film career.
Interpol gets less dapper, Def Leppard makes a coffee-table book, a “secret” movie fundraiser with David Yow and Michael Shannon, and more