Chicago Guide

July 2011

3 years
ago

Five Film Picks + Rich Moskal’s Weekend Plans

Green Lantern? Zookeeper? Seriously? Combat summer’s blockbuster stinkers with five picks for cinematic excellence—or at least weirdness. Plus, what the honcho of the Chicago Film Office is doing this weekend.

3 years
ago

1001, Wicker Park Fest, Bee Aid

This week’s top picks: Collaboraction brings 1001 back to the stage … the show goes on at Garfield Park Conservatory … free and cheap concerts … plus, what the Second City’s Katie Rich is doing this weekend

3 years
ago

Jennifer Hudson, Jeff Garlin, A Pitchfork Insider

This week’s best of the best: Jennifer Hudson + Cibo Matto + Steve Earle = Pitchfork who? … Plus, for those who are festival bound, the Empty Bottle’s Peter Toalson offers his music picks

3 years
ago

Jerry Lee Lewis, Tony Sarabia, Folk & Roots

This week’s top picks: A killer concert at the Congress … backwoods music from Winter’s Bone … wee-hour cycling … The Post Family throws a party … plus, what the radio host Tony Sarabia is doing this weekend