The Chicago outpost boasts some stunning architecture and design
We've assembled everything you need to know about Chicago's carnival of punk, hip-hop and rock
Yeezy has some big plans in his hometown
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In a newly-released song, Chance revealed that he's now a local media mogul
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Get ready for Riot Fest, Childish Gambino and more great shows
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Your complete guide to every notable music fest in Chicago
Who's playing, pictures, what to eat, mud people, previews, reviews and more
What to see—and people watching—at the hippest festival of the year
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This weekly night of comedy, curated by a group of funny dudes, puts local stand-ups on your radar.
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Nearly every year, jam band veterans Phish come to Chicago to unleash some winding melodies for a crowd of local “phans.” This time around,...
While Chicago über-indie darlings the Fiery Furnaces sustain their not-necessarily-broken-up hiatus, Eleanor Friedberger carries on with her latest solo...
English rocker-turned-adult contemporary mainstay Sting has been known to tour with Peter Gabriel, but his latest jaunt through North America pairs him with...
Start assembling your Boognish costume and learn the lyrics to “Mutilated Lips” because reunited rockers Ween are coming back to Chicago on...
Best known as the backing band for Prince's Purple Rain, the Revolution was the funky, multi-cultural backbone of some of the Minneapolis artist's...
Whether you're a music geek or just want to air guitar to some solos, these 11 venues should be on your radar
Our favorite spots for a sweaty night of dancing with friends and strangers
If you want to boogie to the blues, these are the places to go
Jazz is very much alive in Chicago, and there are plenty of places to see the city's hottest players
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Sing your heart out, drink your liver out at these favorite local karaoke spots
From the Nirvana baby to Ol' Dirty Bastard, these are our favorite record sleeves from the 1990s
The era of excess delivered on its promise sonically with glittering, shimmering gems
Her greatest hits, as voted on by Time Out's music staff
So hit the karaoke bar, grab the mike, knock back your drink: It's time to take the stage
Take a bump ’n’ grind down memory lane with the top R&B songs from the last quarter-century
Any occasion is a good occasion for a drinking song. Feeling too blue to say cheers? We've got songs to drown your sorrows, too.