“Gnarcissist” superheavy stoner-pop from some prolific East Coast metalheads.
Tag: Vol. 43 No. 2
Issue of Oct. 3 – 9, 2013
Cocktail Challenge: Coriander
North Pond bartender Justin Fox crafts a “complete coriander experience,” from ice to garnish.
Did you read about Mariano Rivera, Queen Elizabeth I, and the Midway privatization plan?
Also Peace Day, upcoming classical music concerts, a foot cream that may cure HIV, the death of the mean book review, the accidental marathon winner, and the plight of migrant workers toiling on infrastructure projects for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar?
Mezcal and more: Favorites from the Independent Spirits Expo
Mezcal, tonic syrup, beer-barrel bourbon, and more from the 2013 Independent Spirits Expo
Disappearing and reemerging with artist Stephen Kaltenbach
The conceptualist pioneer, whose work is currently on display at Bert Green Fine Art, was in town last weekend for Expo Chicago.
The best new movie in theaters, the best new movie not in theaters, and the rest of this week’s movies
A roundup of new and notable movies playing in Chicago between September 27 and October 3
Reader’s Agenda Fri 9/27: Annual Mussel Festival, Cold Waves II, and Iron & Wine
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, September 27
Travelle is all over the Mediterranean
Travelle, Tim Graham’s restaurant in the Langham hotel, covers too much of the map.
Mai tais and monsters collide in Uptown
Pete Klockau and Katie Monachos’s house is home to six-foot totems and 200 tiki mugs.
The immersive sound world of Katherine Young and Austin Wulliman
Hard-working violinist Austin Wulliman and bassoonist and composer Katherine Young debut a new, immersive set of compositions at Defibrillator Gallery on Friday
Take a meeting with River North’s Restaurant Beatrix
Or better yet, take it to go.
This fall at Doc Films: heavy-hitters and hard-to-find classics
Noting the major films to play at the University of Chicago this quarter, several of which are unavailable on DVD in the United States
Coming soon: The Reader’s Cocktail Challenge, live
At this fall drinks event on October 4, 20 of Chicago finest barkeeps play dealer’s choice.
Electronic producers rework American Football’s downcast emo tunes
American Football has influenced many fourth-wave emo bands, and recently the second-wave group has also been a source of inspiration for a couple electronic producers.
Filter Photo Festival, Coyote 2013, and the rest of your weekend in visual arts
Filter Photo Festival, Coyote 2013, and the rest of what’s happening around town in visual arts this weekend