A few years ago Robert Plant returned to England, where he reunited with some of his trusted bandmates and forged some new bonds. During his fruitful stay in the U.S. he immersed himself in country roots, and since going home his records have shown a kind of syncretic approach that melds the various threads his […]
Love her or hate her, Karen Lewis’s worldview is more like the average Chicagoan’s than Mayor Rahm’s Romney-like policies.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, January 10
Robert Plant has a whole lotta love for Alcala’s, and more.
Taste of Chicago’s slimmed-down five-day lineup includes Robin Thicke, Jill Scott, and Robert Plant.
The singer roughs up her ethereal sound on her latest record, and it hits hard.
Rock revivalists accidentally revive an icky part of rock’s past
Music Critics’ Choices and other shows: Joe Lovano, Indian, Robert Plant, Wire, Wormrot, ICP Orchestra, Rempis Percussion Quartet, and more
This week’s Early Warnings include Cut Copy, Iron & Wine, Foals, J. Mascis, Lightning Bolt, Marduk, Mountain Goats, Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks, Warpaint, and Weedeater.