Will the legendary rock band AC/DC be ending its four-decade-long run? That’s the speculation in the wake of the news founding member Malcolm Young, 61, is seriously ill and has returned to Australia to be with his family. The Sydney Morning Herald reported Young “is believed to be unable to continue playing, although there has
It began in Chicago in 1970, ran for 35 years in syndication, and propelled to the national scene some of the most iconic names in R&B, funk, soul and pop. And now, “Soul Train” may be pulling into Broadway.
The 2014-15 Symphony Center Presents Jazz Series lineup was announced today.
Support the support acts! Opening bands are more than a commercial break — it’s your preview of the next big attraction. Get to know our pick of the week, and get to the show early to see them live. This week we profile Mark McGuire.
Fans of Steely Dan are sure to be excited — and perhaps will make the trek to the Illinois State Fair this summer. The Grammy-winning rockers have been confirmed for the entertainment lineup at the fair. Steely Dan will bring their “Jamalot Ever After” tour to the annual festivities on Aug. 15. The band first
Jay-Z is a self-made man. He’s so self-made that he doesn’t often wear clothing that has a visible label. And that’s why Sunday’s Instagram-a-rama of Jay-Z and Beyonce, featuring Jay wearing a gray “Leaders” sweatshirt, is so interesting. Leaders is a streetwear and sneaker boutique on 672 N. Wells. It started off on the South
Singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge will be the special guest when the League of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association celebrate its 25th annual Corporate Night on June 16.
South Side rapper Blood Money, who has collaborated with his cousin Chief Keef, was shot and killed Wednesday night in West Englewood.
Mc Lyte and Doug E. Fresh join BET Networks in Chicago; announce new home for Lisa Raye McCoy’s show
The network announces a new partnership with Queen Latifah, bringing her show “Single Ladies” (starring the West Side’s Lisa Raye McCoy) from VH1 to a new home on the revamped Centric network. Plus new reality show “Gone Gospel” puts Kirk Franklin in charge of revamping the spirituality of Dmx and more. [View the story “@bet