Film & TV

“Under no circumstance are you allowed to take off your blindfold,” demands an urgent Malorie (Sandra Bullock) to two children named Boy (Julian Edwards) and Girl (Vivien Lyra Blair) at the beginning of “Bird Box.” …

Podcasts

Three Loyola alumni are exploring the 50 states through their five senses — sight, sound, taste, smell and touch — but only one is needed to follow their journey.  Tim Ferrari, Anthony Rossi and Stuart …

Music

Indie rock and electronic artist Sven Gamsky — whose stage name is “Still Woozy” — writes music straight from a dream. Fans in Chicago can hear him perform at Schubas Tavern (3159 N. Southport Ave.) …

Film & TV

“Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” is a game-changer for streaming entertainment. Coming from Netflix’s popular futuristic anthology series, “Black Mirror,”  the film is the series’ most ambitious production putting viewers in control. “Bandersnatch” shouldn’t be a viewer’s …

Music

The 1975’s third studio album “A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships” is a near hour-long meditation on a world dominated by technology and its consequences. Released Nov. 30, it’s the band’s most thoughtful album. The …

Music

Rock fans were in for a treat when Hands Like Houses performed at the Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.) and brought several other bands along for the ride. Hands Like Houses is a band …

Music

Some people skipped traditional Halloween festivities to see Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds at Lincoln Hall (2424 N. Lincoln Ave.) Oct. 31. Arleigh Kincheloe’s bold voice leads the Brooklyn-based band. The band released its …

Arts & Entertainment

Spooky season is in full swing, and haunted houses are a staple for anyone who enjoys a good scare. The Phoenix features the following haunted houses for students who want to continue their Halloween festivities …