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Billy Corgan Will Play a Free 8-Hour Show

Highland ParkSmashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan will perform a free show 8-hour today at Madame Zuzu’s Teashop and Art Studio in Highland Park. Starting at noon, Corgan will perform a musical interpretation...

Summer is on the way and the Grant Park Music Festival is ready

Chicago, Chicago Area, Downtown, Grant Park | Museum Campus, IllinoisSummer in Chicago!  Yes, I know, it seems like a distant pipe dream as the winter continues to linger.  But we all know it’s on the way, and nothing reminds me of that more each year than the annual...
Ravinia

Ravinia Announces the 2014 Summer Of Love, Season of Stars

Chicago Area, North Suburbs, Suburbs, Highland Park, IllinoisWhen the wind chill in Chicago is 20 below it sure is nice to have a reason to stop shivering and think about summer.  Ravinia just announced more than 130 events June 5 - September 14, including...
The Airborne Toxic Event at The Rave in Milwaukee 2014

The Airborne Toxic Event at The Rave (Milwaukee)

Milwaukee, WisconsinLast weekend I made the trip even farther into the depths of The Great White North to see The Airborne Toxic Event at The Rave in Milwaukee. The Rave is one of those old concert venues that oozes...

Save on Lyric Opera's "The Barber of Seville" Tickets

The LoopLove opera? Your Valentine's weekend gift is right here - a night at the opera with a happily-ever-after ending! Purchase 2 Main Floor seats for $150 or 2 Balcony seats for $99 for four remaining...
Boy George

Boy George Comes To Chicago In April

River North, IllinoisThis is the comeback of all comebacks.  Boy George will be heading to The House Of Blues in Chicago April 26 as part of a limited (8 date) North American tour supporting the March 25 release of his...
Barry Gibb

Iconic Music Legend Barry Gibb Comes To Chicago

West LoopDust off that white polyester suit - Barry Gibb brings his "Mythology: The Tour Live" to the United Center May 27!  With a career that spans more than five decades, Barry Gibb stands as one of the...
WIRE

Rock University Is In Session At Wire

BerwynIf there's a burgeoning Eddie Van Halen somwhere deep inside you nurture it at WIRE's much anticipated Rock University.  The inaugural winter term begins on Monday, January 27, 2014.  Attend one of...

Porchlight Music Theatre Commemorates Black History Month with AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Feb. 1 - March 9 at Stage 773

Lakeview, NorthCHICAGO – Porchlight Music Theatre and Managing Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the Tony Award©-winning Thomas “Fats” Waller’ musical revue, Ain’t Misbehavin’, February 1 –...

Mary Wilson's Holiday Spectacular with special guests The Four Tops

DowntownWith a wind chill as low as -50 this weekend in Chicago you'll certainly be looking for fun things to do inside.  The furnace works perfectly fine at The Harris Theater and you'll increase your body...

Enjoy Specials, Deals and Healthy Options This January at Chicago French Market; Don't forget it's National Soup Month

Chicago, Downtown, River North, West Loop, Near WestChicago French Market (131 N. Clinton, Chicago IL 60661,  312-575-0306) vendors are helping you to start the New Year off right with specials that will help you recover from your holiday spending. ...

Special Offer for Lyric Opera's "La Traviata" and "Die Fledermaus"

The LoopDon’t miss two unforgettable classics that sparkle this holiday season at Lyric Opera. In La Traviata, passionate romance and heartbreaking tragedy unfold along with Verdi’s sweeping melodies. The...
A White Christmas Holiday Concert

Win Two Tickets to "A White Christmas Holiday Concert"

Arlington HeightsFor nearly twenty years "A White Christmas Holiday Concert" has been delighting fans in the Chicagoland area. Inspired by "White Christmas", one of the most beloved holiday movies of all time, this...

Rick Springfield is Stripped Down at City Winery

West LoopRick Springfield returns to City Winery Chicago tonight for an encore performance of his "Stripped Down" tour, an intimate solo performance with storytelling between each song.  Barrington native...

Happy Birthday To The Original Mother's!

Gold CoastBars along the Rush/Division corridor in Chicago have long been known for late night alcohol-induced fun.  In recognition, the Chicago City Council proclaimed the portion of Division Street between...

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