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La La Land’s Jazz Club Is Dancing Into Chicago On Tuesday

Spoiler Warning: This very important post about a Chicago pop-up will reveal the ending of La La Land. If you want to skip the spoiler scroll down below the photo of Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone making eyes at each other.  In the Academy Award-winning film...



Gorillaz Will Bring Humanz To Northerly Island

A Gorillaz feature in the most recent print issue of Q Magazine (and confirmed by Stereogum) revealed the cartoon band would bring their Demon Dayz Festival to Chicago. Little additional information was provided leaving wide open the questions of when it would happen and...


20 Autographs To Hunt At C2E2

The Midwest’s biggest comics and pop culture conference, C2E2, is coming up this weekend. This year the event features more than 100 panels and nearly the same number of special guests. 2017 features photo op and signature hunting galore with stars from The Flash,...


Lakefront Trail Expansion Will Fit Eight Tourists Abreast

New renderings of the expanded Lakefront Trail suggest portions could be massive. The plan, released Friday by the Chicago Parks District, reveals plans for the long-discussed Lakefront Trail expansion project.Whenever possible the CPD has proposed two separate paths, however, when they do meet there will...


Field Museum Offers Rare Behind-The-Scenes Look At ‘Specimens’

During a typical visit to the Field Museum of Natural History, you’ll only see less than 1.5 percent of the museum’s collection of specimens. Millions of additional specimens are in the backrooms waiting to tell their stories to scientists. Now through early-2018, the museum is boosting...




8 Ghostly Photos of Chicago In The Clouds

Spring fog has come to Chicago and Instagrammers looking up (or, in some cases, down) are capturing hauntingly beautiful images of the Windy City. Below is a collection of s the most eye-catching Instagram shots capturing Chicago cloaked in clouds. 1. A post shared by Elise...


2017 Upper Midwest Summer Music Festival Guide

Chicago doesn’t receive enough credit for the sheer number of music festivals it hosts every year. We might not have the climate of Austin but we sure do make up for it between June and October. Over the course of 15 weeks, a grand...