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Looking for a free show to attend this summer? Find a spot on the lawn at these BYOB concerts.
The fest is moving to Montrose Beach and bringing along Flying Lotus and Sylvan Esso
These rising local bands deserve a spot on your crowded summer concert calendar
Blink-182, Slayer, Bikini Kill and more are coming to Douglas Park this September
Find out where to catch Death Cab for Cutie, Kali Uchis and more Lolla acts
In the mood for a concert? Check out this week's top gigs at venues all over the city
Anderson .Paak, Billie Ellish, Vampire Weekend and more great summer shows
Beck, Pitchfork Music Festival, Carly Rae Jepsen and more hot summer gigs
Lollapalooza, Herbie Hancock and more killer shows.
What to see—and people watching—at the hippest festival of the year
Who's playing, pictures, what to eat, mud people, previews, reviews and more
Pack a picnic and see some classic acts in the ‘burbs
Complete coverage of the second biggest music festival in town
One of Chicago's only remaining lakefront music festival moves to a new stretch of sand this summer, relocating to Montrose Beach from its former home at...
It's the social event of the season for anyone with a denim jacket covered in patches hanging in their closet. Riot Fest brings a lineup of rock, hip-hop and...
Armed with a sharp wit and a penchant for shredding, Australian singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett has quickly become one of indie rock's guiding lights,...
Hideout's annual summer concert series brings the bands out of the back room and onto the venue's front porch for intimate performances under the setting...
In 1990, a group of Chicago house DJs and a small group of friends gathered in Jackson Park for an impromptu concert. Today, the Chosen Few DJs (Wayne...
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.