The Northern California-based Lagunitas Brewing has had its bottles on the ground in Chicago for years, but now it will be made with Lake Michigan water in a massive new brewhouse at 17th and Rockwell.
Ten-year-old Henry Hynes of south suburban Evergreen Park got the surprise of a lifetime Thursday night in Nashville, Tenn., when iconic rocker Bruce Springsteen plucked him out of the audience to share the stage during “Dancing in the Dark.”
The lineup for the third annual was announced today. Running June 5-8 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont, the fest features 70 shows and 400 performers delivering everything from stand-up and sketch comedy to improv and music.
by Mark Guarino The National, if they weren’t making music, looks like they could be buzzing around the office of a start-up internet company. The band of brothers (two sets) and lead vocalist Matt Berninger are indeed masters of understatement, both in their demure fashion sense and music. But Tuesday at the Chicago Theater proved
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
Some of Chicago’s hip hop elite join forces with the Urban League to create an initiative that will offer year round employment for young people aged 16 to 24. These aren’t summer jobs. Common, Rhymefest and the Urban League are interested in offering jobs that will keep young adults and teens off the streets and
“Anchorman” film star and Second City alum David Koechner will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and lead the 7th inning sing-along at Wrigley Field Thursday when the Cubs take on the Pirates
by Mark Guarino The sold-out crowd at the Riviera may not have expected what Annie Clark delivered Saturday. As St. Vincent, Clark presents an unusual visual: Sleek black dress, a shock of thick, silvery hair, and petite synchronization of her feet, moving backward and forward, while playing guitar. Yes, there was a Stepford Wives aspect