Events > 2018 > November > Red Bull Music Festival Chicago: Peak Time @ Young Chicago Authors
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Created by Julian Ramirez
1180 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642, USA
WHAT: Red Bull returns to Chicago with another month long celebration of music.
SO WHAT: Red Bull Music Festival Chicago is the latest installment of Red Bull’s critically acclaimed international music series. This month-long lineup of expertly curated original programming spanning the city’s diverse music genres, exploring and celebrating Chicago’s rich cultural heritage while spotlighting its modern music landscape.
Red Bull Radio’s Peak Time is a daily guide to modern music, with breaking news, in-depth artist interviews, cultural commentary, the best new tracks, and much more. Music journalist and DJ Vivian Host leads listeners through two hours of contemporary music as she investigates and examines the stories shaping the mainstream and underground alike.This edition of Peak Time will feature special guests Rob Sevier to discuss the history and ever-growing catalog of Numero Group, the record label under which he and co-founder Ken Shipley have repressed hundreds of overlooked and obscure recordings in soul, rock, and more. To close the show, Host will interview the award-winning and Pulitzer Prize-nominated writer Luis Alberto Urrea about his work at the University of Illinois at Chicago, his 2018 novel The House of Broken Angels, and the music that’s soundtracked his extraordinary life.