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  • Andrew Bird shares his Handsome Family obsession

    Andrew Bird shares his Handsome Family obsession
    Andrew Bird remembers exactly where he was and how he felt when he first heard the music of the Handsome Family 16 years ago in Chicago. It set him on a path from which there was no turning back, culminating in Bird's latest album, a collection of Handsome Family covers, "Things are Really Great Here, Sort Of …"  (Wegawam Music).
  • Lollapalooza 2014: Just Kidding's guide to taking the kids

    Lollapalooza 2014: Just Kidding's guide to taking the kids
    The 300,000 people annually drawn to Lollapalooza over a three-day weekend might seem like an un-family-friendly environment, but you definitely don't have the leave the kids at home—unless of course you want them to miss out on The Q Brothers,...

    Essential Tracks: FKA twigs takes a leap with charismatic 'LP1'

    Essential Tracks: FKA twigs takes a leap with charismatic 'LP1'
    FKA twigs, "LP1" (Young Turks/XL Recordings) Tahliah Barnett used to be a silent dancer in other artists' pop videos, where she was such a striking presence that the stars sought her out. That same charisma permeates her debut album, "LP1," as FKA...

    Downtown Sound series proves Millennium Park can rock

    Downtown Sound series proves Millennium Park can rock
    The Downtown Sound music series is now a Monday night fixture during the summer at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, but it wasn't always so. The city of Chicago had a hands-off policy toward rock music for generations, a phobia turned into...

    Andrew Bird Pays Tribute To The Handsome Family

    Andrew Bird Pays Tribute To The Handsome Family
    On his new album, the singer, songwriter and violinist Andrew Bird didn't get too hung up on what was his and what was someone else's. As it happens, it was all someone else's, in a sense, because the entire album, "Things Are Really Great Here, Sort Of...