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Lupe Fiasco, Saba, Jamila Woods and more local acts are set to perform
No matter what kind of music you enjoy—rock, hip-hop, jazz, blues, electronic—there's a place in the city to see it.
The Queen of Pop is back for seven nights at the Chicago Theatre
Did our photographers spot you in the crowd at Lollapalooza?
Childish Gambino, Ariana Grande, the Chainsmokers and more acts confirmed to play Grant Park
In the mood for a concert? Check out this week's top gigs at venues all over the city
Madonna, Bon Iver, Joanna Newsom and more fall shows to look forward to.
FKA Twigs, Red Bull Music Festival, Angel Olsen and others present a musical feast
Andrew Bird, Wilco, Whitney and more great end-of-the-year gigs
Check out photos and coverage of Chicago's biggest music fest
Complete coverage of the second biggest music festival in town
Pack a picnic and see some classic acts in the ‘burbs
The massive EDM festival in Soldier Field brings out the neon in everyone
Stand-up comedian and Indiana native Jim Gaffigan (who will forever be associated with Hot Pockets) brings his Secrets and Pies Tour to the Chicago...
This twice-weekly “live magazine” is a cavalcade of culture, politics and wit featuring journalists, actors, comedians and musicians offering...
Local weirdo marching band Mucca Pazza brings its mismatched uniforms, horns, cellists, guitarists, drummers and enthusiastic cheerleaders to the Hideout...
"'Cause ain't no next life, so now I'm tryna live my best life," a clean-cut and no longer gap-toothed Danny Brown raps on his new album, U Know What I'm...
Ramshackle rockers Twin Peaks have spent the majority of their careers (and some of the most formative years of their early adulthood) channeling classic...
Gruff folk poet Bob Dylan and his band return to Chicago, arriving on the heels of another salvo of Bootleg Series releases, Martin Scorsese's Dylan-centric...
It's been two whole years since Wilco last played in Chicago, but the beloved locally-based act is coming out of a self-imposed hiatus with a series of...
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
From drill to old-school, soul-sampling hip-hop, here's where you need to go to see rising rappers
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.