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Michael Jackson
Explore Michael Jackson's life and his music, as well as the events since his death on June 25 at the age of 50.
Explore Michael Jackson's life and his music, as well as the events since his death on June 25 at the age of 50. « Show less

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  • Baderbrau rebirth culminates with South Loop brewery

     Baderbrau rebirth culminates with South Loop brewery
    Breweries are opening at a frantic clip in Chicago, but none has quite the story behind it as Baderbrau — and that story will come full circle with the opening of a 25,000-square-foot brewery in the South Loop in 2015. The tale began in 1989...
  • REVIEW: Justin Timberlake at Philly's Wells Fargo Center shows he's one for the ages

    REVIEW: Justin Timberlake at Philly's Wells Fargo Center shows he's one for the ages
    If you didn’t see Justin Timberlake at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, don’t worry. He’ll be back. For years to come. The concert left little doubt that Timberlake is a performer for the ages: someone who...
  • Andrae Crouch, legendary gospel figure, dies at 72

    Andrae Crouch, legendary gospel figure, dies at 72
    Andrae Crouch, a legendary gospel performer, songwriter and choir director whose work graced songs by Michael Jackson and Madonna and movies such as "The Lion King," has died. He was 72. Crouch died Thursday afternoon at Northridge Hospital Medical...
  • Tortured by music: The year's most insidious, relentless earworms

    Tortured by music: The year's most insidious, relentless earworms
    Once they nestled into the mind, 2014's most enduring earworms never let up. Seeming to gain joy and momentum with each melodic loop, the stickiest brain music soundtracked our inner dialogue for weeks on end. These split-second loops — or...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Students trade their front teeth for Mariah

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Students trade their front teeth for Mariah
    Nearly 70 years ago, a music teacher filling in for his wife’s second-grade class asked the children what they wanted for Christmas. When hearing the sibilant sounds erupting all over the room, it inspired the man, Donald Yetter Gardner, to compose...
  • Epilogue: Music could not save Aaron Rushing

    Epilogue: Music could not save Aaron Rushing
    For the young musicians attending Kenwood Academy High School, at 5015 S. Blackstone Ave., the band room was a sanctuary. Inside its walls, only good things happened: rehearsals, horsing around, laughter, music. No matter what was occurring in the...
  • Grammy-winning gospel artist Andrae Crouch dies at 72

    Grammy-winning gospel artist Andrae Crouch dies at 72
    Grammy-winning gospel artist Andrae Crouch died Thursday, his representative confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. He was 72. Crouch, a Los Angeles native, died about 4:30 p.m. at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in Los Angeles from complications...
  • Sy Berger dies at 91; father of the modern-day baseball card

    Sy Berger dies at 91; father of the modern-day baseball card
    On a garbage scow off New Jersey, an executive for a powerful organization was getting rid of a costly problem. He watched in silence as a lever was pulled and box after box plunged into the dark waters: Goodbye, Mickey Mantle. Goodbye, Jackie Robinson....
  • Upcoming events in Highland Park and Deerfield, Jan. 3-8

    Upcoming events in Highland Park and Deerfield, Jan. 3-8
    Kick off the new year in style with these lively events from Jan. 3-8 in Highland Park and Deerfield. Acoustic harmonies Norton's Restaurant welcomes guitar duo Solid Colors to the stage at 9:30 p.m. on Jan. 3. Musicians Zach Kritzer and Justin...
  • Rock 'n' roll history from Chicago native's Caribou Ranch heads to auction

    Rock 'n' roll history from Chicago native's Caribou Ranch heads to auction
    Want to own a grand piano used by Elton John, a brass bed John Lennon slept in or an all-terrain vehicle that Michael Jackson once rode? How about a guitar left behind in the 1970s when Willie Nelson visited the famed Caribou Ranch in Colorado? A...
  • Kanye West's 'Only One' featuring Paul McCartney: His worst-ever track?

    Kanye West's 'Only One' featuring Paul McCartney: His worst-ever track?
    It hits at the two-minute mark, the realization that “Only One" featuring Paul McCartney isn’t headed into that glorious West-ian stratosphere that we’ve come to expect over the past decade. At the three-minute mark, all hope is lost....