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The Show ‘n’ Tell Show: Ezra Claytan Daniels, Object Design League, and more

Ezra Claytan Daniels poster for Bridgeport WPA Project The design-centric Show ‘n’ Tell Show, tonight at 7pm at Lincoln Hall (2424 N Lincoln Ave), features illustrator/comics artist/Black Violet creator Ezra Claytan Daniels, photographer Nathan Kirkman, the Object Design League, Jennifer Farrell of Starshaped Press, the Curious Cardigans (aka Nadine Nakanishi and Nick Butcher of Sonnenzimmer), […]

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The Interview Show: Charlie Trotter, Tracy Letts

The latest edition of Mark Bazer’s monthly Interview Show, tonight at 6:30 at the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia Ave., 773-227-4433 or 866-468-3401, $5), features Charlie Trotter and playwright/actor Tracy Letts, along with performances by Schadenfreude, Prescott Tolk, and funk band The Jordan Years. After the jump, interviews with SNL writer Hannibal Burress (who’ll be performing […]

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Insanity or Art?

The other day Pitchfork’s Twitter feed announced “DOOM live album on the way,” to which I replied “‘DOOM live album’ jokes on their way as well,” in reference to the rapper’s recent disastrous attempts to pawn off an impersonator on a crowd at the Congress Theater. Doom’s notorious for pulling this kind of shit at […]