This week’s featured gig poster was created by illustrator and musician Rei Alvarez, who lives in Richmond, Virginia.
Current musical obsessions of pop R&B artist Jordanna, violinist and composer Lucy Little, and Reader music editor Philip Montoro
The folks behind Daphne—including Eris Drew, Sold, and DJ Kiddo—discuss how the festival’s workshops aim to help women and nonbinary people claim their place in electronic-music history.
Nathan Minnehan transformed a modest Rogers Park studio apartment into an imaginative, boat-like getaway.
Chicagoans recommend the Rebuilding Exchange, the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, and more.
This year’s U. of C. Folk Festival features blues-guitar scion Elmore James Jr., bluegrass great Danny Paisley, and more.
Patricipant Media hosts a free storytelling workshop to promote its new drama The Help.
Wicker Park and Bucktown locations host the Learnapalooza festival on Sat 6/25.