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The Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. front man produced a prodigious catalog of stark and heartbreaking music. Then he disappeared.

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Aimee Levitt profiles Eula Biss, a Rogers Park-based essayist and the author of On Immunity. Also in Arts & Culture: in Visual Arts, Levitt and Brianna Wellen preview the MCA's "David Bowie Is"; in Theater, Tony Adler comes away with only half of a great King Lear; and in Film, J.R. Jones experiences a not-so-pleasant Jimi Hendrix in All Is By My Side, a biopic about the singer and guitarist. And on the B Side, Leor Galil explains how the fate of Avondale show house Animal Kingdom says a lot about the DIY music community's struggle to coexist with the rest of Chicago.
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