Music, Reviews

Review: Alt-Rock Makes a Comeback Via Quarters of Change at Chop Shop

New York natives, Quarters of Change, sold out a Monday night show at the Chop Shop on one of many stops during their Into The Rift tour. The quartet is […]

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Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 6/20 – 6/23

It’s quite the weekend for fantastic events! Pride festivals all over town, tons of concerts, and your last chance to experience the wacky and fulfilling world of genre cinema with […]

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Food, Markets

Wicker Park Farmers Market Brings the Taste of Summer Indoors

Indoor markets are helping us remember those good old days of summer. I long for fresh-baked pastries, fruits of the season, herbs and veggies. Fortunately for us city dwellers, the […]

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Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 4/12 – 4/15

Would you look at that, the forecast is predicting two(!), count ’em, TWO days of spring weather this weekend before a wintry mix and rain descend upon Chicago. We’ll take […]

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Beyond, Event, Event, Games & Tech, Review

The Secret’s Out, Bit Bash’s Initiation was a Big Success

We had a sneaking suspicion that the Bit Bash party we weren’t supposed to tell you about was going to be a good one, and we were right. This clandestine […]

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Fresh Start to Your Week: 3/12 – 3/14

St. Patrick’s day is rapidly approaching! There are plenty of events before the city turns green from celebration, so don’t miss out. Concerts, readings, comedy, multimedia performance, and a secret […]

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Beyond, Event, Games & Tech, Preview

Bit Bash’s Initiation Event Set to be The Best Party We Shouldn’t be Telling You About

  Not much is known about Bit Bash’s super-secret, we-shouldn’t-be-telling-you-about-this event Initiation, set to take place Wednesday, March 14 at 1st Ward at the Chop Shop. That may or may not […]

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Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/16 – 11/19

The holiday season is definitely here as it’s the first weekend of Lincoln Park Zoo’s Holiday Lights (for members and their guests only) andall the decorations begin to fill out […]

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Music, Reviews

Susanne Sundfør’s Mystical Performance at Chop Shop/1st Ward

On the coattails of the release of her new album, Music For People In Trouble (released Sept. 8, 2017, via Bella Union), Susanne Sundfør has embarked on her first U.S. tour. The Norwegian […]

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Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 6/22 – 6/25

It’s the last full weekend in June and the events just keep pouring in! Obviously one of the big highlights of this curated weekend is Sunday’s big 48th Annual Gay […]

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Festivals, Music, Previews

Preview: Mamby on The Beach 2017

NCMF Lineup

With Mamby on The Beach entering only its third year in Chicago, we cannot wait to see how they outdo themselves from last year, and the lineup has helped to […]

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Music, Reviews

Mykele Deville Drops Third Album in Two Years, And Isn’t Stopping Soon

We haven’t seen a Chicago music scene like this before. With the newfound attention on our city following Chance The Rapper’s rise to fame, every artist in the city that […]

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