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Paranoid London reference dance music of the past to fuel our dystopian future

English electronic duo Paranoid London can only be described as the rock ’n’ roll specters of acid house. When they exploded in the underground in 2007, the British dance scene…

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A skateboarding symposium, drag performances, and art talks

Happy days are here again with these upcoming events and things to do in the week ahead! FRI 5/27 This weekend the Martin (2500 W. Chicago) is hosting an exhibition…

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El Condado de Cook al Descubierto: La Junta de Revisión

Jardines llenos de letreros de campaña y comerciales de televisión inundados de anuncios de ataque solo significa una cosa: las elecciones primarias se acercan. Para los votantes del condado de…

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A very dark place

For many, mental health has only recently come into focus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, for those of us incarcerated by the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC), mental health…

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Song and dance, but not enough story

Here’s the TL;DR version of what to expect from Ain’t Too Proud, the new jukebox musical about soul/blues/disco/rock hitmakers The Temptations, whose catalog of songs spans the 1960s and the…

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Horsegirl and the dream of a teen rock scene

In July 2019, Chicago indie-rock trio Horsegirl played the eighth annual Square Roots Festival. At the time, live shows were the only way to hear the group’s taut but disarming…

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Paul Natkin, concert photographer

Chicago native Paul Natkin is a prolific concert and portrait photographer who’s shot more than 4,300 musicians and celebrities since he started his career in 1975. He’s also worked as…

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The Bob’s Burgers Movie

The cinematic debut for the long-running animated series about a misfit family of restaurant owners brings all the quirks and quips of the original Bob’s Burgers, extending to a length…

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Hit the Road

Being the son of the great Iranian dissident filmmaker Jafar Panahi and the protege of the late master director Abbas Kiarostami can’t help but cast a shadow, but if this…

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Classifieds

JOBS NPV Staffing, LLC (Chicago, IL) seeks Sr. Data Modeler. Design strategies for enterprise database systems & set standards for operations, programming, data loading & security. MS in Comp Engg,…

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