May 1, 2014
The end-of-summer bash enters its fifth year, and here's the lineup announcement.
Mar 19, 2014
The Chicago rapper just set a course for the hip-hop heavens with his new EP,
Ritchie: A Space Odyssey.
By Leor Galil
Hip-Hop, Music, Chandler London, Ritchie: A Space Odyssey, Kevin Gates, By Any Means, Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon, Kid Cudi, David Bowie, hip-hop, rap
Artist on Artist,
Feb 9, 2012
'It’s difficult to make a track when you’re in a hotel room, but there are always some songs that are in the works'
Artist on Artist, A-Trak, Mike Perry, Supreme Cuts, Alain Macklovich, Fool's Gold, Kanye West, Crookers, Kid Cudi, Day 'n' Night, Slack Kevorkian, Whispers in the Dark, Logic software, The Mid, Sunglasses Is a Must, DMC DJ, hip-hop, R&B, turntablism, Artist on Artist, Video
Jul 7, 2011
Cool Kids, tons of festivals, recent reissues, and much more
By Miles Raymer
Crickets, Music, Chicago, Reader, Cool Kids, hip-hop, West Fest, Chicago Folk & Roots Festival, Dave Matthews Band Caravan, Three Beats, Metalion, Sorry Bamba, Mickey Newbury, Gossip Wolf, Nightlife, Canadian Girlfriends, the Archers of Loaf, Jerry Lee Lewis, Yob, Tinariwen, Kid Cudi, Emmylou Harris
Jul 7, 2011
Archers of Loaf, Yob, Tinariwen, Mount Moriah, Emmylou Harris, and other notable shows
By Peter Margasak, Jessica Hopper, Miles Raymer, Leor Galil, Monica Kendrick, Barbara Yaross, and Bill Meyer
Soundboard, Reverend John Wilkins, Mountain Man, Jolie Holland, Mount Moriah, Dave Matthews Band Caravan, Emmylou Harris, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Jerry Lee Lewis, Kid Cudi, Liturgy, Archers of Loaf, Archers of Loaf, Bombino, Bombino, Tinariwen, Andre Watts, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lincoln Hall, Bottom Lounge, Ravinia Festival, Subterranean, Lakeside, Empty Bottle, Congress Theater, SPACE, Welles Park, Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, The Whistler, Schubas, Reggie's Music Joint, Whistler
Jul 7, 2011
By Luca Cimarusti
Music Sidebar, Dave Matthews Band Caravan, O.A.R., Ray LaMontagne, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Drive-by Truckers, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Daniel Lanois's Black Dub, Kid Cudi, Ben Folds, Umphrey's McGee, Liz Phair, Yonder Mountain String Band, Vieux Farka Toure, Bombino, David Gray, Flaming Lips, Emmylou Harris, Jayhawks, Sharon JOnes & the Dap-Kings, Jeff Coffin Mu'tet, the Wailers
May 7, 2009
In this week's Sharp Darts, Miles Raymer looks at the resurgence of hip-house, a hybrid of hip-hop and house music that's been in the pop-cultural wilderness since the rise of gangsta rap two decades ago.
By Kevin Warwick
Music, Crickets, Kid Sister, Sharp Darts, juke, Miles Raymer, MSTRKRFT, hip-house, Fast Eddie, crunk, gangsta rap, Kid Cudi