Arts & Entertainment

To this day, it’s difficult to resist the wonder and charm that Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” (1993) instilled in moviegoers more than two decades ago. Perhaps it’s the concept, John Williams’ iconic score, the characters …

Arts & Entertainment

Every date has its own history, and as years pass that history only grows. This week saw quite a bit of culturally influential events happen in years past, and The Phoenix is here to share …

Events

Few cities boast a music history as diverse and influential as Chicago. Aside from the blues, there is no other genre of music that Chicago has had more of an impact on than jazz. To …

Events

Rain held off as Pitchfork weekend started July 14 in Union Park without a hitch. The first performer of the day, Madame Gandhi, graced the stage with her ensemble, which included an all-female band consisting …

Events

Pitchfork Music Festival is back in Chicago for its eleventh year on July 14-16 with an eclectic lineup of big and small name artists that’s sure to make for an eventful weekend. The Union Park …

Music

The third-annual Country LakeShake Festival brought together some of country’s biggest names, and as a result, one of its largest crowds. Friday The festival, which ran from June 23 through June 25 at the Huntington …

Events

Country LakeShake, a three-day country musical festival at the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, returned for its third year on June 23. High Valley, Mo Pitney, Randy Houser and Big & Rich took to …

Events

As one of the greatest music hubs in the country, Chicago is famous for its diverse music culture. From jazz and blues to hip-hop and rock, the city has bred pioneering artists in nearly every …