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Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: December 1st – 7th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of December 1st-7th.



Band Death Grips Won’t Play Lolla, Fail To Show Up To Concert Friday

One of the bands that was scheduled to play at Lollapalooza tonight is off bill and last night they failed to show up for another concert in town, resulting in some smashed-up gear, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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3 Ways Teachers Can Blow Off Rahm-Induced Stress

A few ways teachers can take that crushing anguish they’ve acquired while fighting for their communities and relieve it just the tiniest bit.


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Best Places To Discover New Music In Chicago

Chicago has many different musical tastes, from folk music to hardcore metal. Of the large number of clubs, organizations and music venues in Chicago, here are some of the best for discovering new artists.



Guide To Riot Fest

Pull out your leather coats covered in spikes, kiddos. It’s that time of the year again. Time for Riot Fest. So channel the spirits of Johnny Thunders and GG Allin and get out there…


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Best Small Venues For Live Music In Chicago

These venues all made the cut because of a focused conviction to presenting Chicagoans the best in up-and-coming musicians as well as providing a haven for intimate concerts with larger bands.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2010