New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Some recommended movies from Old Movies to Watch Now, in which Reader film capsules guide what you should watch online.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, February 28
Bring your sense of humor to The Americans
The Avondale record shop is bringing in Bob Nanna and a Bloody Mary bar to raise some dough.
The best shows to see through Sunday include Hellfyre Club, Alaya, Wadada Leo Smith, and Sick/Tired.
Take a listen to the exclusive premiere of an homage to this city’s bop scene by the dude behind last year’s New Wavey mixtape.
Also climate change, charter school students, passenger pigeons, and pizza?
The Malian star plays Evanston tonight.
This barbecue warehouse in the shadow of Wrigley Field has nearly everything you could want except focus.
Aviary chef Andrew Brochu’s experimentation leads him back to the barnyard with milk jam.
How challenger Will Guzzardi made northwest-side state rep Toni Berrios more progressive