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Ravinia Launches The Ultimate Premium Lawn Experience: "Lawncierge"

North Suburbs, Highland ParkSeeing a concert at Ravinia is absolutely beautiful.  You're surrounded by lovely greenery and the music is divine.  The food and wine only add to the experience.  If you have lawn seats you must...
Lincoln Avenue LIVE Festival

Lincoln Park hosts the newest street fest: Lincoln Avenue LIVE

Chicago, Downtown, Lincoln Park After such a rainy and cold Memorial Day weekend, you're probably itching to get outside this coming weekend.  The forecast is looking much better for the Windy City's newest street festival debut,...
Steve Dahl

Steve Dahl, Kevin Matthews and more at The Park West

Chicago, Downtown, Lincoln ParkAs someone who has been working as a radio personality for a few decades (hey, I started when I was 3!) I have much admiration for Steve Dahl's amazing career.  And as a podcaster (Cara's Basement) I...
Lovehammers

Lovehammers bring Hammerfest to The House Of Blues

Chicago, Downtown, River NorthChicago has a plethora of concerts to choose from, especially in the summer.  But this Saturday June 1 the choice is crystal clear: Hammerfest 2013 at The House Of Blues.  According to Lovehammers...

Podcast Friday - The Full Count Podcast

ChicagoDo you like to hear about sports? How about listening to comedy or maybe a discussion about life in general?  Heck, what about talking about…whatever?  Well Podcast Friday’s suggests that you check...

Chicago Mixtape: "A Music Festival In Your Inbox"

ChicagoWould you like to discover new music? How about getting a weekly .mp3 download of bands that will be performing that week? Well if you’ve said yes; let me introduce you to Chicago Mixtape, a free...

Featured Local Band: Vintage Blue

Chicago, Bucktown | Wicker ParkI'm a big fan of social networking, especially Twitter. I love the challenge of creating witty comments within the confines of 140 characters. I enjoy connecting with new people and flirting with a...
9th Annual Riot Fest & Carnival

9th Annual Riot Fest & Carnival First Lineup Announed

Humboldt ParkThe 9th Annual Riot Fest & Carnival may not be until September, but the excitement is already building with the first wave lineup announcement.  In addition to bands like Violent Femmes,...

THE CRUMBLES Feature Film Chicago Premiere!

ChicagoPresented by the Gene Siskel Film Center and the Foundation for Asian American Independent Media, THE CRUMBLES will have two screenings at the 18th Annual Asian American Showcase in Chicago, where...

Pet Shop Boys are coming to the Auditorium Theatre

Chicago, Downtown, The Loop, South LoopPet Shop Boys will release their brand new studio album Electric on July 15, 2013.  This album no doubt will make you want to dance!  The video for the album's opening track Axis is very cool - check...

Full Lineup Announced for Do-Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale

West TownThe Do-Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale is one of the most popular events of the summer. Part of that is because of the lineup of bands they have performing. Instead of cover song after cover...

Ravinia Festival is packed with great performances this summer

Highland ParkThere is something spectacular about listening to music outside on a warm summer night.  Especially where the scenery is lovely and you can even bring along your own food and drinks.  Ravinia...

Cure Cabin Fever with this Weekend's Event Lineup

If you've been feeling pent-up from this week's never-ending monsoon, check out this weekend's lineup of events--it'll be sure to cure your cabin fever. CIMM FEST: Get your movie and music fix in...

Face your (Theatrical) Fears in Chicago with Fear Experiment Five

Lincoln Park Hey Chicago, have you ever wanted to sing, dance, or do improv? Do you lack any (or all) of the skills and training to make this dream a reality?  Yes, you say? Then you're perfect for Mac 'n Cheese...
Adam Ant plays Congress Theatre

Adam Ant returns to Chicago

Logan SquareAdam Ant took a long break from touring to attend to personal issues including raising his daughter.  But he's back in a big way.  He played an amazing sold out show at The Cubby Bear last fall.  ...

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