This week’s featured historical gig poster was created by former Chicago artist Rob Schwager, aka Trucker.
Dave Shelton didn’t just found the legendary Medusa’s—he also helped everyone in his orbit shine like a star.
The new musical Verböten uses the story of Jason Narducy’s forgotten early-80s band to talk about the power of subculture.
Savage Beliefs broke up in 1984 after releasing one seven-inch, but they’ve been playing again since a 2015 reissue on Alona’s Dream.
Queer-friendly monthly party Switches of Eastwick launches at the Whistler, first-generation Chicago punks Silver Abuse celebrate a new album, and more.
A quick look at the locally produced punk musical, Sacrificial Youth
Get your hands on the new reissue of the out-of-print Chicago hardcore record.
State’s attorney candidate Robert Milan concedes that it’s “politically correct” to acknowledge that people charged with crimes aren’t necessarily criminals.