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  • Singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett lets her lyrics do the talking

    Singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett lets her lyrics do the talking
    In the hours before her recent art exhibition and music performance in downtown Los Angeles, Australian singer and illustrator Courtney Barnett stood uncomfortably by her black-and-white drawings of chairs. Loungers, dining chairs, office chairs, fold-...
  • The Airborne Toxic Event renovates, recharges on 'Dope Machines'

    The Airborne Toxic Event renovates, recharges on 'Dope Machines'
    Less than a decade ago, there was a tried-and-true way for an L.A. indie band to start its career: Play club shows, earn buzz, score a Monday night residency at Spaceland or the Echo, land a record deal and work for a national audience. The Airborne...
  • Philharmonic music-director finalist Leslie Dunner likes mixing artistic genres

     Philharmonic music-director finalist Leslie Dunner likes mixing artistic genres
     Leslie B. Dunner likes to see all the artistic disciplines coming together. And if that makes a program a bit complicated, he's fine with that. "I like the challenge," he says. "If it's complex music, I love it." Dunner is the fifth of five finalists...
  • Whiskey Lounge marks anniversary with Andy Brown

    Whiskey Lounge marks anniversary with Andy Brown
    One sure sign something important is about to happen on stage: Musicians are abundant in the audience. There were plenty of them at Whiskey Lounge, in Evanston, on Thursday night, where a weekly jazz series was marking its one-year anniversary. And it...
  • ''Empire' and its phenomenal ratings a top priority for Fox

    "Empire" just wrapped its first season Wednesday night with its best ratings so far. Now comes the hard part for Fox: How to handle its hip-hop soap smash as it heads into Season 2? "We're all very excited about it, but we had no idea it would do as...
  • Yo-Yo Ma's cello bravura on full display at CSO

    Yo-Yo Ma's cello bravura on full display at CSO
    Yo-Yo Ma's well-known zeal to take on multiple musical projects has made the superstar cellist, Chicago Symphony Orchestra creative consultant and chief Citizen Musician an invaluable resource for the orchestra as well as the cultural life of the city...
  • Ultra Music Festival tickets up for grabs at BrandsMart

    Ultra Music Festival tickets up for grabs at BrandsMart
    A pair of tickets for Ultra Music Festival, a $808 shopping spree and 808 Performer headphones are up for grabs Saturday at BrandsMart USA as the retailer celebrates the launch of 808 Audio products. The party is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 4320...
  • CASA Kane County hosts 'Black & White Diamond Ball'

    Over 700 guests enjoyed an evening of philanthropic entertainment at CASA Kane County's annual gala, Saturday, March 7 at the Q Center in St. Charles. The "Black & White Diamond Ball" included live and silent auctions, an exquisitely unique diamond...
  • Bringing us back to Bach

    Bringing us back to Bach
    Taking an art form out of its natural habitat — be it theater, gallery, museum, recital or concert hall — risks diminishing the art to the extent that it’s no longer displayed to the best possible advantage. On the other hand, giving a...
  • Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks lineup to include Marshall Crenshaw, 'Voice' contestant, Trout Fishing in America

    Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks lineup to include Marshall Crenshaw, 'Voice' contestant, Trout Fishing in America
    Marshall Crenshaw, who had the radio hit "Someday, Someway," folk rockers Trout Fishing in America and recent "The Voice" contestant Luke Wade are among the initial acts announced for the 2015 Summer Concert Series at Levitt Pavilion at SteelStacks. The...
  • 'Drake's Homecoming: The Lost Footage' not as entertaining as its controversy

    'Drake's Homecoming: The Lost Footage' not as entertaining as its controversy
    The most captivating thing about “Drake’s Homecoming: The Lost Footage” is the drama that unfolded in the days before its limited release on Thursday. Built around a 2009 concert from a then-22-year-old Drake at Toronto’s Sound...