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Photo Gallery: Magnificent Coloring Day @ US Cellular Field

Photo Gallery: Magnificent Coloring Day @ US Cellular Field

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Curt Baran captured a historic day of music on the South Side produced by Chance The Rapper with special guests Kanye West, Tyler The Creator, John Legend, Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Common, Alicia Keys and more a cast of 44,000 fans. Read Jessi Roti’s full review HERE

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File: October 2012

File: October 2012

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

TO COMMON, WITH LUV Common urges Chicago’s youth to stop the violence. This comes mere weeks after local rapper Lil Jojo (Joseph Coleman, 18) was gunned down on the streets of Englewood and inflammatory tweets posted on musical rival Chief Keef‘s (Keith Cozart, 17) profile caused police to investigate the rising star in connection to […]

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File: February 2012

File: February 2012

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

If the Thirsty Whale could do it, why not? Durty Nellie’s in Palatine has slotted February 26th to reanimate a potential competitor: Haymakers. The Prospect Heights club, shuttered in 1984, will return for one night before rushing home in glass slippers.

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In case you missed it (we did!)

In case you missed it (we did!)

| January 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

You may have noticed that we skip coverage of some pretty big-time releases each month. Sometimes, that’s because the artists hold on to music until the last second, at which point we’ve already planned the next issue.

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Interview: No I.D.

Interview: No I.D.

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Grab your torches, we found the person responsible for Kanye West. Actually, while most of local hip-hop history goes relatively unsung, people far and wide shout No I.D.’s praises – probably without knowing it.

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Chicago springs to life!

Chicago springs to life!

| September 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

New music from Smashing Pumpkins, Urge Overkill, and Kanye West!

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Online Exclusive: Common

Online Exclusive: Common

| May 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Finding A Balance   It’s been a long road for Common to get to the point where he is today: superimposed on billboards embracing Queen Latifah on the poster for the new film, Just Wright.

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