Film & TV

Set in Germany post World War II, “The Aftermath” brought a promising twist on a story of forbidden love. With themes of loss, love and destruction, the film dug into multiple conflicts but never deep …

Film & TV

Distance makes the heart grow fonder — especially when someone can never come closer than six feet away from the one they love. Released March 15,  “Five Feet Apart” tackles these hardships in a sappy …

Theater

This past weekend, if one were to walk into Loyola’s Underground Theatre (1020 W. Sheridan Road), they would be seated amidst a crowded kitchen in New York City, prepared to see the student production “My …

Film & TV

“Climax,” a French horror and drama film, successfully puts audiences in the center of a dance rehearsal gone awry through captivating camerawork and cinematography, but fails to deliver a well-written narrative that pulls at the …

Night Life

While HBO’s “Game of Thrones” is set to finally come to a close next month, Replay Lincoln Park has planned to hold on to its show for just a bit longer.  The arcade bar Replay …

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 …