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Six of the month's best Chicago releases in rock, rap, and dance

Reviews of new music by the Flesh Panthers, J Fernandez, Lil Durk, the Singleman Affair, T.B. Arthur, and the Valenteens
The Reader's Bar Guide: Hundreds of bars searchable by neighborhood and our top recommended watering holes in Chicago

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We reprint an excerpt from Reader film editor J.R. Jones's new book, The Lives of Robert Ryan. In his column, Ben Joravsky explains How ratings agencies play their own politics with Chicago taxpayers.
The People Issue. 20 stories exploring what makes Chicago work.

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Performing Arts
Sense and Sensibility Chicago Shakespeare Theater
May 01
Performing Arts
The Herd Steppenwolf Theatre
April 02

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