Mr. Greenweedz, 9/28/10
Longtime emcee talks about his experiences and gives his take on the Chicago hip-hop scene.
DJ Rude 1, 8/24/10
Old-school DJ has been on the scene for more than two decades.
Black Bear Combo, 1/11/10
The Gypsy-brass group has been to the White House and back.
Lollapalooza Parties, 7/31/09
Official, unofficial...if it's Lolla-related, you'll find it in this list.
Live Music for Less Than $5, 7/17/09
Lolla and Ravinia too pricy for you? Here are some budget-minded concert alternatives.
Black Stone Theatre Collective, 3/23/09
All Natural's disco denizens draw inspiration from '50s jazz and house chores.
JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound, 3/16/09
Chicago's newest soul revivalists talk sailor suits, jet packs and Wu-Tang lovin' sexagenarians.
This eight-piece band takes neo-soul to new heights.
Hey Champ, 12/24/08
Are they DJs? Are they a band? As long as they keep making good music, no one cares.
Virtual L: Damen (Blue), 11/5/08
Six corners, infinite ways to have a good time...we help you pick your poison.
Rah Rah Riot, 10/9/08
This year's Riot Fest will give everyone something to talk about.
From Amadou to Z, 7/28/08
Becoming a Lollapalooza expert is as simple as reading our alphabetical primer.
Ear to the Underground, 6/13/08
Think you've been to every music venue in the city? You may have missed these under-the-radar locales.
Joe Shanahan, 12/11/06
The Metro owner comes clean about his labor of love.
Grateful Us, 11/7/06
Centerstage is thankful for...a lot of things, it seems.
Hip, Sober Halloween Happenings, 10/31/06
Skip the rubber-spidered bar scene and head to one of these Halloween happenings instead.
The Changes, 10/16/06
Building a debut, piece by piece.
Navy Pier, Please!, 10/16/06
An inner-kid smorgasbord at this carnival by the lake.
Thax Douglas, 8/22/06
The days of looking over his shoulder at New York are gone...and so is he.
8 Bold Souls, 7/24/06
The bigger they come, the harder it is to coordinate schedules.