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  • Pitchfork taking a stab at print

    Pitchfork taking a stab at print
    Chris Kaskie pulled out his phone and flipped though his pictures until he stopped on an image, then turned the screen toward me and grinned: It showed the local staff of Pitchfork Media, the Chicago company behind the Pitchfork music website and...
  • Police: DJ Rashad dead at 35

    Police: DJ Rashad dead at 35
    Chicago footwork and juke pioneer, DJ Rashad Harden, 35, died Saturday afternoon, according to police. Chicago police are conducting an investigation after a friend found Harden's body in an apartment on the 2100 block of West 21st Street, said Hector...
  • DJ Rashad dead at 34: 'Music lost a legend'

    DJ Rashad dead at 34: 'Music lost a legend'
    DJ Rashad, aka Rashad Harden, started out as a dancer in Chicago clubs and streetcorners, and turned into a pioneering producer. He helped usher in the next wave of dance music known as footwork. Harden, 34, of Calumet City, was found dead Saturday...
  • Pitchfork festival completes lineup with St. Vincent, Danny Brown

    Pitchfork festival completes lineup with St. Vincent, Danny Brown
    St. Vincent, Danny Brown and Cloud Nothings were among the acts added Thursday to complete the Pitchfork Music Festival lineup. The festival returns July 18-20 to Union Park with headliners Beck, Neutral Milk Hotel and Kendrick Lamar. Other new...
  • Angel Olsen learns there's nothing wrong in a little selfishness

    Angel Olsen learns there's nothing wrong in a little selfishness
    There's a lot of damage in the shadows when Angel Olsen says six simple words. Those words -- "I am the only one now" -- are sung at the conclusion of the first song on her new album, and they're repeated seven times. Her voice goes higher, then lower,...
  • Beck, Kendrick Lamar, Neutral Milk Hotel to headline Pitchfork festival

    Beck, Kendrick Lamar, Neutral Milk Hotel to headline Pitchfork festival
    Beck, Neutral Milk Hotel and Kendrick Lamar will headline the Pitchfork Music Festival when it returns July 18-20 to Union Park. The festival also announced Friday that disco pioneer Giorgio Moroder, the focal point of a key track on Daft Punk’s...
  • Pitchfork Music Festival tickets on sale now

    Pitchfork Music Festival tickets on sale now
    Tickets are on sale now for the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival. In a press release, Pitchfork revealed the 3-day early bird passes are going for $110. Once those are gone, the price jumps up to $130, and single-day tickets will be $60. The festival...
  • Pitchfork Music Festival announces 2014 schedule

    Pitchfork Music Festival announces 2014 schedule
    The Pitchfork Music Festival announced its 2014 schedule Friday. The Union Park festival doesn't happen until July 18-20, but the Type A humans among us can go ahead and make a plan right now. Like we told you earlier, Beck, Kendrick Lamar and Neutral...
  • Schedule announced for Pitchfork Music Festival

    Schedule announced for Pitchfork Music Festival
    Time to start crafting the perfect summer festival schedule. Organizers of the Pitchfork Music Festival revealed set times for the annual three-day outdoor spectacle today. The festival returns July 18-20 to Union Park with headliners Beck, Neutral Milk...
  • A montage of favorite things for 2013

    A montage of favorite things for 2013
    Consider this a purge. A necessary year-end draining of the snippets, moments and bolts of cultural lightning that burned hot in my skull, sometimes left a mark, sometimes faded quickly, but always jolted me awake in 2013 and became, if only for one...
  • Kim Deal leaves the Pixies, stays busy touring with the Breeders

    Kim Deal leaves the Pixies, stays busy touring with the Breeders
    It’s happened again: Kim Deal has left the Pixies, the influential rock band she co-founded with Frank "Black Francis" Black, guitarist Joey Santiago and drummer Dave Lovering in 1986. Deal is also the co-founder, with her twin sister Kelley, of the...