The McKinley Park artist’s work will be on display at the Rainbo Club in September.
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.
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Simulation celebrate a new tape at ESS’s Summersonic festival, Bric-a-Brac Records takes over East Room for Scummer Slam 2016, and more.
New improv theater Laugh Out Loud launches, and more happenings from March 25-27.
Cecily Strong takes a Saturday off from SNL at Rainbo, freestyle rap legend Juice drops a brand-new album for Christmas, and more.
Aaron Dexter of the Owl uses the “devil’s dung” to harmonize sweet, sour, bitter, and spicy flavors.
Challenged to create a cocktail with vegan bacon bits, Jonathan van Herik of Rainbo Club makes a meaty drink.
The Ukrainian Village bar hosts a welcome-home show for one of Chicago’s best rock bands.
“Lariat,” the first single off of Malkmus’s latest, Wig Out at Jagbags.
The migration of the hipster: A Chicago history, 1898-present
Chicago booze enthusiasts (including Reader staffers) share their expert tips for drinking across the city, from morning to late night to the morning after.
Three Beats: Chance the Rapper pushes Acid Rap, Disappears play Rainbo, and more