Arts & Entertainment

Billy Joel’s infamous “Piano Man” has finally met its challenger: the Texas Piano Man. Robert Ellis, known on stage as the The Texas Piano Man will bring his talent and uncanny stage presence to Chicago …

Music

The Lollapalooza 2019 lineup is here and it’s stacked. The annual music festival, which will be held Aug. 1-4 this summer, boasts powerhouse headliners Ariana Grande, The Strokes, Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots, Tame Impala, …

Music

Lonesome cowboy Tommy LeLand returned home to Chicago with his bandmates in country outlaw band Flying Buffaloes as it lit up the Beat Kitchen stage. Flying Buffaloes was joined by former punk rock, revitalized country …

Music

The Biblical prophet Ezra built on the teachings of past leaders to create his own spiritual revival, and the Ezra Collective followed a similar path.  The band played a sold-out crowd at Schubas Tavern (3159 …

Music

While most artists tend to reside alone on the stage during shows, Canadian rock band Arkells mixed it up by jumping into the crowd and bringing fans on stage. The band members found stepping down …

Events

Store owners and recording artists from the Chicago record store scene sat on a panel at the House of Vans (113 N. Elizabeth Street) Feb. 28 to build excitement around Record Store Day and the …

Music

Rock’s not dead and the proof was in the sold-out show at Schubas Tavern (3159 N. Southport Ave.) Feb. 28 where The Glorious Sons and Liily delivered an evening of unfiltered, unpolished rock ‘n’ roll. …

Music

The Beths’ latest album might be titled “Future Me Hates Me,” but the sold-out crowd at Lincoln Hall March 6 had a different opinion. The indie rock band from New Zealand joined Chicago natives Jupiter …