Now, normally we are not big on listing events in Champaign. After all, this is Time Out Chicago, and Champaign feels like the deep south. However, this little music (and literature) festival annually puts together a stellar lineup that is like a medium size Pitchfork. This year, shoegaze legends Ride top the bill, joined by similarly dreamy acts like Purity Ring, Sylvan Esso, Tune-Yards, Patrick Watson and Zola Jesus.
The Pygmalion Festival