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 …

Arts & Entertainment

Chicago-native Antoine “Sir Michael Rocks” Reed and Michigan-bred Evan “Chuck Inglish” Ingersoll met in 2005 after Reed discovered a beat on MySpace produced by Ingersoll. The two formed their hip-hop group “The Cool Kids” to …

Arts & Entertainment

It takes vision and intuition to produce a project that stands the test of time and transcend the boundaries of the commercial music industry.  Kene Ekwunife, better known by his stage name KAMI, is among …

Arts & Entertainment

Ric Wilson is an up-and-coming hip-hop artist who grew up on Chicago’s South Side. The artist dropped his first extended play (EP) “Soul Bounce” in 2016 and has been performing and writing ever since.  Aside …

Arts & Entertainment

After being cut short two days in a row for severe weather, North Coast Music Festival (NCMF) ended its ninth season on a strong note — without rain. Sunday was the only day of this …