Chicago has grown into a full-on hub for summer music festivals. We’re home to some of the biggest and most beloved fests on the planet, and every weekend from late spring to early fall you can find outdoor music happening on city streets big and small. But why should the warm months get all the […]
This week’s gig poster was designed and screen-printed by local artist Ryan Duggan.
Our photo recap of the Pitchfork Music Festival 2013
The comedy stylings of Pissed Jeans, the apocalyptic ritual of Swans, the bowstring-taut postpunk of Savages, the adorable accents of Belle & Sebastian, and so much more you can barely stand it
Saturday: What bands are on our Pitchfork fest itineraries?
Saturday: Previews and live coverage of every band at Pitchfork
Pitchfork afterparties: There’s no Bitchpork this year, but there is Rotted Tooth, plus plenty more.
In addition to Record Store Day and Chicago International Movies & Music Festival there’s still plenty of live music to catch this weekend.
What’s on the Reader’s Agenda for Thursday, April 18, 2013.
Current musical obsessions of CUFF artistic director Bryan Wendorf and filmmaker Mike Gibisser
Pissed Jeans’ new record drops in a couple of weeks. Here’s a highlight.
Today’s 12 O’Clock Track is “Telepathy” from the new Wiccans LP, Field II
Today’s 12 O’Clock Track is Dope Body’s “Lazy Slave,” from the forthcoming Natural History.
A local DIY fest one-ups SXSW with free pizza. Plus: Lost Chicago house sounds come back around, Indie Parlour celebrates the ladies, and more
Recommended events paired with nearby restaurants.