Social distancing can’t stop the beat for this beloved Chicago festival.
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Garage rocker Mac Blackout hangs his cosmic caricatures at Ampersand’s first art show, raunchy rapper Cupcakke hits an all-building party at Metro and Smart Bar, and more.
The Chosen Few Picnic, Tour de Fat, and more of the month’s top events.
Phuture plays a free show Friday evening at the Spirit of Music Garden, and tonight two of the group’s members will talk about the rise of acid house at the Apple store on Michigan Avenue.
Current musical obsessions of Reggie’s booker Elle Quintana and writer Robert Dean
Matuto, an unusual New York combo mixing roots music from the northeast of Brazil with southern American hillbilly traditions, plays Summerdance on Saturday night.
Eddie Torres, artistic director of Teatro Vista, read: My Bloody Life: The Making of a Latin King by Reymundo Sanchez A thrilling book. Set in Chicago and based on a true story, My Bloody Life chronicles the transformation of an individual’s rise and fall in the notorious Latin Kings street gang in Chicago. The book’s […]
Whether you like your summer weekends loud with a side of light beer or a little more eclectic, the options for fairs and festivals that suit your mood are plentiful. Admission fees listed for most neiighborhood festivals are suggested donations for charity or community projects. May International Mr. Leather Chicago’s homegrown leather-man competition packs the […]
Street fairs, art fairs, neighborhood fests, and much more
The most glaring omission from New City’s annual Music 45 issue.