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After a three-year absence from the Billboard charts, Maroon 5 finally dropped their sixth studio album, “Red Pill Blues,” Nov. 3. The 15-track album is littered with features from rappers such as Kendrick Lamar, Future, …

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Loyola’s competitive coed acapella group, Counterpoint, put on an energetic and passionate fall concert in Mundelein’s Palm Court last week. Complete with a lively crowd, multi-color lights and killer harmonies, the Nov. 4 concert filled …

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Located between nutritious and delicious, Wicker Park’s new brunch restaurant, Yolk (1819 W. Division St.), invites in the famished with fresh coffee and hearty breakfast foods. Folks from Indiana, Texas, and even Chicago have experienced …

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“Suburbicon” is a dull attempt by writer and director George Clooney (“The Monuments Men,” “The Ides of March”) and co-writers Joel and Ethan Coen and Grant Heslov to pen a poignant diatribe against white supremacy in 1950s suburban America.  

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Chicago’s City Winery (1200 W. Randolph St.) welcomed Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors for back-to-back shows Oct. 28. The Nashville group brought its trademark folk-rock sound, laughs and good vibes to the tasteful venue, charming …

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Iconic Los Angeles-based rock quartet Weezer has been making music since 1992, and the band recently released its 11th studio album, “Pacific Daydream,” Oct. 27. Coming only 18 months after the band’s last record, which …

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The 53rd annual Chicago International Film Festival (CIFF) came to a close Oct. 26 after two weeks of celebrating foreign and independent cinema at the AMC River East 21 Theatre (322 E. Illinois). The lauded …

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The famously binge-worthy Netflix original series “Stranger Things” returned with its second season Oct. 27. In nine hour-long episodes full of creepy imagery, romance, suspense, friendship and ‘80s music, “Stranger Things 2” successfully leaves as …