Gender in the Old-Time Saloon, Write Club, and more happenings from January 9-12
Bizarre Bazaar, Deathscribe 2016, and more happenings from December 5-8
Big names playing the 2017 edition of winter festival Tomorrow Never Knows include Tortoise, BadBadNotGood, Beth Stelling, Title Fight, and Open Mike Eagle.
Current musical obsessions of Varsity front woman Stephanie Smith, Flowerbooking agent Natasha Parish, and Reader associate editor Kevin Warwick
Shannon Candy of Strawberry Jacuzzi launches her label in time for Cassette Store Day, Chicago musicians turn up in Joe Swanberg’s Easy, and more.
Filter Photo Festival, 312 Urban Block Party, and more happenings from September 23-25
Gossip Wolf premieres Soft Candy’s new garage-psych single, the 3 Yards Bangin’ House Fest returns to the southeast side, and more.
The stand-up headlines the upcoming Comedy Exposition.
Isaac Oliver, Cash Levy, and more happenings from June 27-30
“I Get It” opens Spring Mirage, a collaborative EP Chester Watson recorded with Florida MC Kent Loon.
The Girl Talk premieres at the Hideout, Flint Eastwood, and more happenings from May 23-26
A beer isn’t always the best medicine—especially if you’ve been hit by a cab.
Laser Comedy Show, Sunflower Bean, and more happenings from February 29-March 3.
Abraham Levitan of Shame That Tune returns with the podcast Nerds on Tour, rapper Rich Jones celebrates the new mixtape Pink Slips, and more.
The feeling of connection offered by Twitter and Instagram was an addiction—one that’s been hard to kick.