Each of these reissues helps unfold a different chapter in the rich narrative of the Chicago hip-hop scene.
What’s on the Agenda for Friday, August 24, 2012
Tremaine “Tree” Johnson proves there’s more to the new generation of Chicago hip-hop than Chief Keef and the drill scene
The sample of the little kid saying “Tony Baines!” on Tony Baines beats
Local juke rappers take it back to the golden age.
Old-timey treasures, new local releases, legendary metalheads, and much more
DJ Diamond brings nuance to footwork’s frenzy, Tiny Fireflies rough up twee pop, Tony Baines leads a hip-hop Bible Study, and more
New local music, a Chicagoan’s dreams of being Santa, and experimental music all over the place.