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Once Upon a Dream Starring the Rascals

Once Upon a Dream Starring the Rascals

The LoopFor just five shows, The Rascals are playing at Cadillac Palace.  I was invited to attend opening night of Once Upon a Dream Starring the Rascals and was lucky enough to have been sat in the front...
Live. Love. Life.

Live. Love. Life. - Alice In Hulaland Part 3

DowntownThis Saturday tantalize your eyes, ears and imagination for a great cause.  Live. Love. Life. - Alice In Hulaland Part 3 will be a fun night of fashion and philanthropy where storybook fantasy meets...
Mary Wilson Holiday Spectacular Featuring Special Guests The Four Tops

The Magic Of Motown Will Light Up The Holiday Season

DowntownLiving legends will take you on a journey through Motown favorites and holiday classics duriing the Mary Wilson Holiday Spectacular Featuring Special Guests The Four Tops December 23, 2013 - January...

Get some funk with your food this Saturday with Aryk Crowder

ChicagoOne of Chicago's funkiest guitar players and most soulful singers Aryk Crowder is presenting a series of four unique performance leading up to the release of his new EP.  The first of this series (...

Sam Adams' Lakeview Taco Fest celebrates the stuffed tortilla

LakeviewCelebrate the first weekend of autumn with the glorious taco.  Chicago celebrates the tortilla-stuffed fave at the inaugural Sam Adams' Lakeview Taco Fest in the bustling Southport Corridor September...

MelodicRockFest 3 comes to Arlington Heights September 27-29

Arlington HeightsMelodicRockFest 3 is taking over H.O.M.E. (aka House Of Music & Entertainment) in Arlington Heights for three days of incredible live rock.  A massive selection of rockers will perform "best of"...
The Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo at Chicago World Music Festival

World Music Festival Chicago September 12 - 22

Grant Park | Museum Campus, The LoopFrom September 12 through September 22 you can enjoy the music of the world for free. The 15th Annual World Music Festival Chicago takes place all over the city for eleven days.  The festival opens...

Really, it's been 30 years? Listen To An Exclusive Interview With The Violent Femmes.

Humboldt ParkBack in 1983 the annoying trend of "over producing" albums was catching on like fire.  Synthesizers were beginning to be the norm.  Male rockers had longer hair with more aquanet and were wearing far...

Set Times Released For Riot Fest This Weekend

Humboldt ParkRiot Fest takes over Humboldt Park this weekend.  Three days of music, carnival rides and crazy good times!  The caliber of bands all playing in just one long weekend is mindblowing.  Fall Out Boy,...

Art. Fashion. Music. Drinks. In An Alley.

Chicago, Downtown This Thursday, Pop-Up Art Loop is stretching beyond its gallery walls with ACTIVATE. They are transforming Couch Place -- an historic alley in the heart of the Loop near State/Lake streets -- into...
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Party on the Odyssey!

Chicago, DowntownDo you love weddings? How about the receptions? What if I told you that you can enjoy everything you love about wedding receptions minus the gift and oh yeah the bride and groom? Recently I boarded...

The Hideout Block Party

Bucktown | Wicker ParkThe A.V. Club (the arts-and-entertainment wing of The Onion) and The Hideout have combined forces to present another terrific festival just outside The Hideout, at 1354 W. Wabansia St., Chicago.  The...

15th annual Guinness Oyster Fest

Roscoe Village This Saturday enjoy a day filled with fresh oysters and great music in one of Chicago's most exciting neighborhoods, Roscoe Village.  Tents housing fresh seafood as well as other culinary delights...

Cultivate Food, Ideas & Music Festival

Lincoln ParkSummer doesn’t have to be over … yet.  Just because the last “official” weekend of summer just ended doesn’t mean a thing to me – there are plenty of nice days coming before the Chicago weather...

Naperville's Last Fling 2013

NapervilleSummer may be ending, but not without a big party.  One of the biggest and most attended festivals of year is Naperville's Last Fling (Aug 30 - Sept 2).  Each year big name bands play to thousands of...

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