Death Grips and a peformance of Massenet’s Werther are among the current Soundboard highlights
Looks like the “Joy” lawsuit won’t be a breeze.
Local soul legend’s taking Jay-Z and Kanye to court
You can go ahead and check off West Town in your annual roll call of neighborhood festivals: West Fest is returning for its seventh year this Saturday and Sunday (7/9-7/10) on Chicago between Damen and Wood. As usual the Empty Bottle has gotten its hands nice and dirty booking the main stage, which features rock […]
Barbie rap, bluegrass, rock posters, and more
Two Chicago soul greats, Syl Johnson and Mavis Staples, perform at separate shows on Saturday night.
This week’s Early Warnings include Alejandro Escovedo, Sleigh Bells, Syl Johnson, the Max Weinberg Big Band, and David Dondero.
Dance-punk weirdos, a bluegrass institution, a well-deserved box set for a soul icon, and much more
Legendary Memphis soul producer Willie Mitchell has died.
This week’s Early Warnings include Doom, Ted Leo & the Pharmacists, Syl Johnson, Overkill, Mavis Staples, Rocky Votolato, and Yeasayer.
The local musical archaeologists offer 2010’s coolest reissues by advance subscription.
Critics’ Choices and other notable concerts: Vic Chesnutt, the Black Heart Procession, the Eccentric Soul Revue, Akira Sakata, Surfer Blood, and more
The Numero Group announces two new series in its ever expanding reissue universe–and an old-school soul revue in April at Park West.