Music

Electronic dance music (EDM) fans will get a treat this Halloween with the Jawbreaker Festival taking over the Wisconsin Center (400 W. Wisconsin Ave.) a massive convention and exhibition hall in the heart of downtown …

Music

After coming off a hiatus since debuting its first album, London-based band Jungle returns to the music scene with its second album “For Ever.” The seven-piece British soul collective, with Josh “J” Lloyd Watson and …

Music

Rapper and songwriter Denzel Curry returns to Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.) for a sold out show Oct. 4. Curry is no stranger to Chicago–mosh pits and stage dives from his amped fans. The …

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, …

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 …

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 …

Arts & Entertainment

In honor its 40th anniversary, Loyola’s student-run radio station, WLUW 88.7 FM, organized a free concert at Ireland’s Pub 10 Sept. 7.  The event was originally located on the East Quad of Loyola’s Lake Shore …

Arts & Entertainment

DJ’s Dom Brown, Orville Kline and Fei Tang form the legendary Porn and Chicken (PNC), a production team known for their Monday night ragers at the legendary Chicago club, The Mid. The ever-so-popular parties feature live …