Events

After a year off due to COVID-19, Chicago’s biggest music festival is back — Lollapalooza is taking over Grant Park from July 29 to Aug. 1. From rising stars to pop icons, the lineup has …

Music

The eleventh installment of Phoenix Playlist Picks — a series of monthly articles where Phoenix editors make Spotify playlists of the best new music each month and then select some of their favorites to write …

Music

The tenth installment of Phoenix Playlist Picks — a series of monthly articles where Phoenix editors make Spotify playlists of the best new music each month and then select some of their favorites to write …

Music

Millennials and Gen Z grew up accompanied by the budding music careers of actors central to the shows featured on Disney Channel.   With the growth of streaming services, many of Disney’s programs have switched to …

Events

After a year of coronavirus-induced setbacks, the Howard Area Community Center (HACC) renewed its focus with the 2021 Benefit Event, under the theme of “Building Community, Together We Shine.”  The annual event is designed to …

Events

After more than a year without live music, Chicago’s music festivals are just one of many activities returning from COVID-induced hiatuses. Here’s The Phoenix’s breakdown of some of Chicago’s biggest music festival lineups for 2021. …

Events

Whether you’re staying in Chicago for the summer or stopping in town for a few days in a post-finals state of bliss, here’s a list of events reopening this season. Local Farmers Markets Put down …

Music

The great Aly & AJ album drought has finally ended. Like a phoenix rising out of the ashes, the sister duo is back with a breathtaking magnum opus. When the Disney Channel starlets dropped their …