| May 30, 2013
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. WKRZ-FM SUMMER BASH In the natural cycle of music acts aimed at young audiences, Carly Rae Jepsen appears to have peaked. Her song “Call Me Maybe” was the best-selling......
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 6:38 AM
"Harry Potter" star Matthew Lewis hung out at Paris Club's upper level lounge, Studio Paris, Thursday after promoting the latest film in the series at Navy Pier's IMAX and AMC River East movie theater.
"Had a sick night at Studio Paris in Chicago...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 6:00 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday, unless otherwise noted)
The Help (Wednesday)
30 Minutes or Less
The Devil’s Double
Final Destination 5
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie
Bachelor Pad (season premiere; 8 p.m. Monday; ABC)
The Bling Ring...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Everything you need to know about what's going on this week.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Johnny English Reborn
The Mighty Macs
Paranormal Activity 3
The Three Musketeers
Talking Dead (series debut; midnight; AMC)
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:33 AM
*** (out of four)
Patrick Stump is bursting at the seams. On “Soul Punk,” the former Fall Out Boy front man’s full-length solo debut, the Glenview native explodes with extravagant displays of...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:58 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
Patrick Stump, the songwriter-singer who played trusty sidekick to pin-up Pete Wentz in multimillion-selling rock band Fall Out Boy, steps out for his first solo album, the misleadingly titled “Soul Punk” (Island).
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:49 AM
Have you ever heard of Himalayan in Niles? I haven't, but the Indian and Nepali spot could be Patrick Stump's favorite restaurant, accoring to the Fall Out Boy singer-turned-solo artist's new video for VEVO.
In the nearly six and a half minute video,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:47 PM
It doesn’t take a musical genius to read between the notes of Patrick Stump’s first solo album, “Soul Punk” (Island), to realize that the Fall Out Boy singer and songwriter left a few things unsaid in his old band.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:16 PM
Patrick Stump doesn’t claim to be cool.
“I don't believe in guilty pleasures,” Stump says, when the subject of pop music comes up.
The Fall Out Boy singer’s solo album, “Soul Punk,” which dropped Oct. 18, is the...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:30 AM
What do I think of Common’s new in-your-face music video for “Sweet”? I’m being 100 percent honest when I say that, for a second there, I thought it was a Funny or Die video.
That’s not intended to be a knock on the song or...