The B-Side

The B-Side features collaborations between The Phoenix and WLUW 88.7. Shortly after arriving at University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, WLUW programming director Paul Quinn and promotions director Kaylie Plauche kicked off Pygmalion, an annual indie rock …

Music

Denzel Curry returned to Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.) with support from opener Kid Trunks Oct. 4 to a rowdy crowd at a sold-out show. Kid Trunks, a Broward County, Florida native opened the …

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

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 …

Arts & Entertainment

Glossier, birthed from the blog “Into the Gloss” by former Vogue intern Emily Weiss, has brought a refreshing perspective to the beauty industry through their products.  Beauty and skincare company Glossier focuses on skincare and …

Arts & Entertainment

Tito Beveridge, the founder of Tito’s Vodka, embodies the phrase “Do what you love and the rest will come.” Previously a mortgage broker, Beveridge began building his own micro-distillery and producing America’s original craft vodka …

Arts & Entertainment

Nick Anderson, Aaron Kelley, Nick Schmidt, Westen Weiss and Billy Nally make up the band which has coined itself The Wrecks. With only its EP, Panic Vertigo, it’s making major moves by playing Lollapalooza and …

Arts & Entertainment

Meet Jordin Post and Luke Shipstad — the two young faces behind the project KUURO (pronounced cure-oh) who popped of at Perry’s stage on Friday from 12:40 pm-1:20 pm. The two collaborated on a project …