Film & TV

Valuable lessons and comedy combine in the newest high school comedy film from director Malcolm Lee (“Girls Trip,” “Scary Movie 5”). Starring actor and comedian Kevin Hart (“Ride Along,” “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”), “Night …

Music

Rising synth-pop star Rina Sawayama blew the crowd away at the Subterranean in Wicker Park Sept. 14. The 28-year-old Japanese-British singer and lyricist is currently residing in south London. She released her remarkable debut album, …

Entertainment content provider Fathom Events held special showings of the 1993 anime film “Dragonball Z: Broly — The Legendary Super Saiyan” at AMC Rosemont 18 Sept. 15 and 17. According to a Fathom Events press …

Music

British punk band IDLES is ready to break out on its first American tour, bringing American post-punk band Bambara along for the ride. The tour kicked off at Lincoln Hall Sept. 14, where both bands …

Film & TV

Nicolas Cage’s (“National Treasure,” “Ghost Rider”) new film “Mandy” is an intense, high decibel thriller adrenaline junkies and 1980s horror lovers won’t want to miss.  Legion M CEO Paul Scanlan gave The Phoenix tickets to …

Arts & Entertainment

From video game developer Insomniac Games, Marvel’s Spider-Man, released Sept. 7, delivered on the action-packed experience many gamers expect from superhero products today. The Batman Arkham trilogy, from developer Rocksteady, set the standard for superhero …

Events

Fall Out Boy returned home to Chicago Sept. 8 to play what bassist Pete Wentz told the Chicago Tribune was their largest show in the city to date — headlining Wrigley Field (1060 W. Addison …

Exhibits

In 1989, 500 Chicago Public School (CPS) students got the chance to paint beside renowned pop and graffiti artist, Keith Haring. Together, they created the masterpiece that is The Chicago Mural —  a vibrant, 488 …