Riot Fest Lineup Announced For September Concerts In Douglass ParkNine Inch Nails and The Smashing Pumpkins are among the headliners announced on Friday for Riot Fest in September.
Variety Magazine Reports Lollapalooza Has Green Light To Return This Year; City Says Nothing Is Confirmed NowWill Lollapalooza be back this year? A new published report says yes, but the city says nothing is confirmed yet.
The Second City Reopening Main Stage With New Show 'Happy To Be Here'The pandemic brought the curtain down on The Second City and other theaters in March 2020, but live performances return to the main stage at Piper's Alley on Friday, with the new show "Happy To Be Here" at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Grant Park Music Festival To Return To Pritzker Pavilion This Year With Some RestrictionsThe Grant Park Music Festival will be back this year, featuring 20 concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park beginning July 2.
Music Manager Says Rapper Queen Key, Producer DJ Ayo Were Paid For Services During Pandemic, But Never DeliveredA music manager claims she was scammed by an up-and-coming rapper and producer.
Chicago Concert And Performance Venues, Many On The Brink, Hope Federal Relief Money Now Opening Up Will Be A LifelineA lifeline came Monday for Chicago’s iconic concert halls and performance venues that have been crushed by the pandemic for more than a year now.
Chicago Academy For The Arts Expands Limits Of Virtual Stage Theatre With Green ScreensOccasionally, we've seen actors pull off performances over Zoom. But CBS 2’s Lauren Victory on Tuesday morning took us inside one Chicago high school taking their virtual play to a whole other level.
Local Movie Theater Owners Optimistic With Return Of Hollywood Hits, Eased Capacity LimitsThe Oscars may be coming at the end of the month, but movie buffs are already talking about the year ahead.
Art On theMART Returns With 'Astrographics' Light Show Created By Adler PlanetariumPeople walking along the Chicago River are being treated to a spectacular sight.
Co-Founder Perry Farrell Optimistic That Lollapalooza Will Return In Some Form This YearCould Lollapalooza be making a comeback in Chicago this summer?
With Help From A Dedicated Booster, South Sider Whitney Morrison Became A Star At The Lyric Opera Of ChicagoSoprano Whitney Morrison has had a big booster who saw the South Sider’s potential long before she made it to the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Beyoncé Makes History With 28th GRAMMY And More Award Show HighlightsThe 63rd Annual Grammy Awards are being held Sunday night, airing on CBS at 8 p.m. ET. Trevor Noah of "The Daily Show" will host the ceremony from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and as with other award shows held during the pandemic, there will be no audience for the Grammys this year.
Chicago Area Native John Prine Wins 2 Posthumous GRAMMY Awards, Is Honored With Performance By Brandi CarlileChicago area native John Prine won two posthumous Grammy Awards on Sunday for Best American Roots Performance and Best American Roots song for his last recording, “I Remember Everything.”
Organizer Planning To Go Ahead With Concert In Valparaiso, Indiana This Summer, With Some COVID PrecautionsJamming to live music may feel like ancient history, but tickets just went on sale Friday for one summer show in Northwest Indiana.
Chicago Actress, Standup Comedian Erica Watson Dies Of COVID-19 ComplicationsThe many fans of Erica Watson are remembering the Chicago actress and standup comedian tonight.