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Best Of: Art & Architecture

Best Art Gallery rThe Reader’s ChoiceRowley Kennerk Peeking into Rowley Kennerk’s tiny space can make me feel like most other commercial galleries in town are grotesquely provincial in their tastes. Kennerk shows the occasional Chicagoan with a national reputation, but his focus is on New York, LA, and European artists who create intimate experiences with […]

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Best Of: Music

Best Rock or Pop Act rThe Reader’s ChoiceStranger Waves I first saw the Stranger Waves accidentally, when my bandmate and I got booked to spin at a Bottle show in November with Baby Alright and White Mystery. The Stranger Waves were opening, and though they looked pretty young, they were dressed cool and seemed to […]