Film & TV

Best known for his acoustic music, fans might think they know what to expect from James Bay, but the singer-songwriter defied expectations and showcased his range at a sold-out show at the Riviera Theatre (4746 …

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

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 …

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

In a whirlwind that’s taken him from small town U.S. to Australia, singer-songwriter Noah Kahan is accustomed to the tour life. However, that doesn’t keep him from joking about the surreal nature of receiving a …

Film & TV

With time traveling hitmen, a talking chimp and a lively song for every action scene, “The Umbrella Academy,” released Feb. 15 on Netflix, goes behind the scenes of morally conflicted superheroes. Based on the comics …

Music

On a Saturday night in Pilsen, purple lights illuminated the living-room-turned studio where local rock band The Laughing Hearts performed a live set for close friends. The Chicagoland natives sat down with The Phoenix to …

Music

As it made its way through the hills and plains of the Midwest, Australian duo Hockey Dad could be caught making stops at obscure roadside attractions and listening to classic country music. Not necessarily the …