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  • The Sistine Chapel Choir announces first ever US tour

    The Sistine Chapel Choir announces first ever US tour

    The prestigious Sistine Chapel Choir, aka the Pope’s Choir, is coming to perform in the United States for the first time ever in its 1,500 year history. The choir, which is made up of both men and boys across all vocal ranges, draws its name from the Catholic church located within the small region...
  • Watch: Lorde covers Kanye West's 'Love Lockdown' in Chicago

    Watch: Lorde covers Kanye West's 'Love Lockdown' in Chicago

    New Zealand singer and Taylor Swift bestie Lorde took a few moments out of her Chicago show on Tuesday night to cover native son Kanye West's "Love Lockdown," the lead single from his 2008 album 808s & Heartbreak. Stating, “It must be nice to come from the same place as Kanye West,” Lorde broke...
  • Lollapalooza 2018 lineup: The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys headlining

    Lollapalooza 2018 lineup: The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys headlining

    Chicago’s Lollapalooza is set to return to Grant Park this summer, and the annual music festival will host a headlining lineup of The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White and the Arctic Monkeys. Fans who plan on attending the four-day festival should hope that mother nature is in a better mood this time...
  • 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival poster

    Pitchfork Music Festival final lineup includes Saba, Fleet Foxes and Lauryn Hill

    The full lineup for the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival  is out. The festival, that’s set to take place at Union Park in Chicago July 20-22, had already announced a very impressive and diverse list of scheduled performers including Tame Impala, D.R.A.M., The War on Drugs , Mount Kimbie, Courtney...
  • Pitchfork Music Festival announces second round of 2018 performers

    Pitchfork Music Festival announces second round of 2018 performers

    The 13th annual Pitchfork Music Festival takes place from July 20-22 this year at Union Park in Chicago. On March 1, the festival announced their first line of talent, with names like D.R.A.M., Raphael Saadiq and Tame Impala for the big weekend show. Now, a week later, the second round of talent has...
  • Tame Impala, D.R.A.M. and Raphael Saadiq headlining 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival

    Tame Impala, D.R.A.M. and Raphael Saadiq headlining 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival

    The writing is on the wall for music fans awaiting this summer’s Pitchfork Music Festival. Literally. Set to take place in Chicago’s Union Park July 20-22, the festival’s promoters have found a fun and unique way to reveal the first batch of scheduled performers: through a hand-painted mural in the...
  • Best concerts and shows in Chicago for St. Patrick's Day 2018

    Best concerts and shows in Chicago for St. Patrick's Day 2018

    Chicago is one of those cities that celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the same excitement that grips New Year’s Eve or Mardi Gras. While the bars will be packed with revelers, another great aspect to celebrate the luck of the Irish is attending a great concert or show. If that’s your aim, or you’re...
  • Towkio to 'drop' new album while he's 100,000 feet in the air

    Towkio to 'drop' new album while he's 100,000 feet in the air

    There have been many publicity stunts over the years when it comes to the music industry. However, the latest from Chicago rapper Towkio might be one of the craziest. Towkio has announced that he will release his brand-new album while in a helium balloon 100,000 feet up in the air.  According to...
  • Martin Lawrence hosting an all-star night of comedy on the LIT AF Tour

    Martin Lawrence hosting an all-star night of comedy on the LIT AF Tour

    The hottest comedy tour of the spring and summer is scheduled to kick off in a little over a month. Starting March 31 in Atlantic City, Martin Lawrence will be leading a star-studded comedy tour across North America for a total of 16 shows scheduled to liven up arenas until mid-June. Titled the LIT...
  • Kris Dunn returns from injury for Chicago Bulls

    Kris Dunn returns from injury for Chicago Bulls

    Chicago Bulls fans will finally have a chance to see their talented young backcourt, as Kris Dunn is set to return after an 11-game absence. Dunn had been absent with a concussion suffered following a dunk, and his systems persisted until recently. According to head coach Fred Hoiberg, the Bulls...
  • Free family-friendly events in Chicago for St. Patrick's Day 2018

    Free family-friendly events in Chicago for St. Patrick's Day 2018

    St. Patrick’s Day will be celebrated with family-friendly parades and special events in Chicago and the Chicagoland suburbs in 2018. Kids and adults will have fun at the free event, featuring Irish music, step dancers, marching bands, shamrocks, and leprechauns. Dyeing of the Chicago River March 1...
  • MGMT add more shows onto 2018 North American tour

    MGMT add more shows onto 2018 North American tour

    MGMT have expanded their upcoming North American tour, adding six more shows in major cities across the U.S. that include Chicago, Richmond, Brooklyn, Seattle and Asheville, N.C. The news of additional concerts dates on Monday arrives just a few weeks following the upcoming tour’s initial...
  • Best Valentine's Day shows and concerts in Chicago 2018

    Best Valentine's Day shows and concerts in Chicago 2018

    Valentine's Day's is approaching, so it is time to make plans for a special date with your sweetheart in Chicago. A concert or show is the ideal way to celebrate this romantic holiday, no matter what your musical taste. Check out some of the concerts in Chicago and the surrounding area this year...
  • MGMT announce release date for ‘Little Dark Age,’ reveal 2018 North American tour dates

    MGMT announce release date for ‘Little Dark Age,’ reveal 2018 North American tour dates

    MGMT looks to celebrate the release of their first album in five years with a lengthy North American tour, set to kick off on March 3 and running well into the summer. Announced Tuesday morning, the upcoming tour will see members Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser performing their catalogue of...
  • Family friendly events in Chicago for New Year's Eve 2017

    Family friendly events in Chicago for New Year's Eve 2017

    Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Chicago at one of the many family-friendly events being held to ring in 2018. Kids and adults will have fun playing games, listening to music, dancing, and seeing the fireworks shows greeting the New Year. Fifth Third Bank Winter Wonderfest Dec. 1-Jan. 7 Navy Pier, 600 E...
  • Chicago Bulls find rhythm with Nikola Mirotic, Bobby Portis

    Chicago Bulls find rhythm with Nikola Mirotic, Bobby Portis

    The Chicago Bulls were without two of their better players for the start of the season due to a preseason altercation, but Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis are both back in the fold–and playing well for the suddenly surging Bulls. Common thinking had the Bulls dealing one of the two after Mirotic...
  • Watch Chance the Rapper give Chicago weather report on WGN

    Watch Chance the Rapper give Chicago weather report on WGN

    This weekend's Chicago forecast calls for a chance of...Chance the Rapper appearing on local news station WGN. Chicagoans were treated to a surprise visit from the popular music artist on Friday morning when Chance stopped in to try his hand as weatherman. Fittingly donning a crew neck sweater and...
  • Rag'n'Bone Man to visit Detroit, Chicago in June

    Rag'n'Bone Man to visit Detroit, Chicago in June

    UK singer/songwriter Rag'n'Bone Man has announced a select pair of North American tour dates for June of 2018, which will see him visiting both Chicago and Detroit's Majestic Theatre. The limited tour dates are Rag'n'Bone Man's only currently announced tour dates for 2018, though he has a busy...
  • Family holiday and Christmas events in Chicago 2017

    Family holiday and Christmas events in Chicago 2017

    The holidays are a festive time in Chicago, where there are several family-friendly events that you can enjoy with friends and loved ones in 2017.  Bundle up to go outdoors and have fun at a skating rink, at a holiday market, or to go Christmas caroling. Fifth Third Bank Winter Wonderfest Dec. 1-Jan...
  • Where to see Christmas lights in Chicago 2017

    Where to see Christmas lights in Chicago 2017

    Chicago is festively illuminated with lights and decorations for the holiday seasons. Take a trip downtown to see the lights on the Magnificent Mile and the decorations and display windows at Macy’s on State Street. Drive through the suburbs and find holiday decorations throughout Chicagoland. There...
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