Negative Scanner celebrate the new Nose Picker on Friday, July 27, at Thalia Hall—and they’ll play on the floor, among the people.
Gear thieves hit Circuit des Yeux, and more
Chief Keef shares the spoils with sis, City of Win launches a mix-tape series, and more
Old-timey treasures, new local releases, legendary metalheads, and much more
Leor Galil on No Anchor, Tom Cassling of Tyler Jon Tyler on Spotify, and Zach Medaris of Outer Minds on Tandoori Knights
The two leads of their power trios discuss DIY house shows, gear, and singing styles.
A local concert blogger angles for a gear upgrade. Plus: A new sorta-supergroup makes its live debut, Psalm One eases the wait for her next LP, Bee Control start work on their first album, and more.
A first look at HoZac’s lineup for the party you won’t remember. Plus: Tyler Jon Tyler on Shameless, David Daniell’s comp for Japan, and more
This Saturday the Hideout is throwing its fourth annual SXSW send-off to help benefit local bands on their journeys to Austin.
Gossip Wolf: HoZac lands hot girl-group action, the Stones dredge the barrel, Magas launches a Reckless new band, and more
This Friday the Empty Bottle and Martyrs’ host benefits for Girls Rock! Chicago and the Alexander Graham Bell School, respectively.
A free Tyler Jon Tyler show, Guatemalan cuisine, a Jay Ryan lecture, and more
Critics’ Choices and other notable concerts: the Flaming Lips, Pelican, Keri Hilson, Marduk, Unsilent Night, and more
Why did one of Chicago’s best-loved garage bands disappear at their peak? And after two years, what’s bringing them back?
The couple behind CoCoComa will put out eight singles on their new Trouble in Mind label by December.