May 21, 2013
Mariah and Miguel make #beautiful music.
Mar 17, 2011
Loud Family front man Scott Miller picks his favorites from a half century of pop, and his choices are fun to read about even when the're hard to agree with.
by Michaelangelo Matos
Music Review, Scott Miller, Music: What Happened?, Loud Family, Bob Lloyd, Pitchfork, Roy Orbison, Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, Elvis Presley, Beatles, Radiohead, Moby, Eminem, Backstreet Boys, Bruce Springsteen
Feb 13, 2011
Steven Lattimore explores the musical legacy and business struggles of the bluesman behind "Bright Lights, Big City" and "Big Boss Man" in his documentary "The Jimmy Reed Experience." It screens Tuesday 2/15 at Dominican University, along with a legal panel and jam session.
by Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Music, Free Shit, Swag, Jimmy Reed, Big Boss Man, Bright Lights Big City, Baby What You Want Me To Do, Rolling Stones, Elvis Presley, Grateful Dead, Steven Lattimore, Jimmy Reed Experience, Columbia College, CBS, Ch. 2, Vee-Jay, blues, Dominican University, copyright, legal, Eddie Taylor, Willie Dixon, Lonnie Brooks, Chuck Barksdale, Fernando Jones, Video
Feb 4, 2011
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue.
by J.R. Jones
Film, en Sachs, The Housemaid, Im Sang-soo, The President's Last Bang, A Good Lawyer's Wife, Andrea Gronvall, Louder Than a Bomb, Gene Siskel Film Center, Greg Jacobs, Jon Siskel, Breath Kim Ki-duk, 3-Iron Kim Ki-duk, Spring Summer Fall Winter . . . and Spring Kim Ki-duk, Lemmy 49% Motherf**cker 51% Son of a Bitch, Lemmy Kilmister, Motorhead, The Regretters, The Devilles, Chicago Filmmakers, The Wild Triumphs of Martha Colburn, Luchino Visconti, The Leopard, Martin Scorsese, Giuseppe Rotunno, Georges Franju, Eyes Without a Face, Howard Hawks, Gentlemen Prefer Blonds, Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Northwestern University Block Museum of Art, Goodfellas, Elvis Presley, Jailhouse Rock, Greg Kot, Jim DeRogatis, Sound Opinions, Music Box, W.C. Fields, Never Give a Sucker an Even Break, Ernst Lubitsch, One Hour With You, Northbrook Public Library;, Satyajit Ray, Pather Panchali, Roberto Rossellini, Stromboli, Ingrid Bergman, movies, Video
Jul 21, 2010
Elvis autopsy instruments to be auctioned in Chicago
Nov 25, 2009
Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich will debate the merits of the Elvis Presley vehicle Viva Las Vegas at Columbia College on Wednesday, December 16.
by J.R. Jones
Lit & Lectures, Film, Politics, Books, Clout City, Rod Blagojevich, Dan Rybicky, Columbia College, Cinema Slapdown, Elvis Presley, George Sidney, Viva Las Vegas, debates, Illinois politicians, movies, Video