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Remembering Benji Espinoza, champion of Chicago house music

His work for Quantum Distributors and the D.J. International label helped boost house into its exalted place in the global pop pantheon.

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You’re going to be OK
The Mental Health Issue

Download My State of Mind: The Guide Book (PDF) by SocialWorks.

This 20-page section was a special pullout supplement in the October 15, 2020 Chicago Reader.

This content would not be possible without the support of the Chicago Reader partners: Habilitative Systems, Sinai Chicago, Joliet Job Corps and Paul Simon Job Corps, Adler University, Chicago Behavioral Hospital, Thresholds, and Kadima Mental Health Services.

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  • The Pagans have been waiting for us to give them their due for more than 20 years. We're not getting any more chances.
  • Downstate emo pioneers Braid give their newest fans a second chance.

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Performing Arts
October 02
Galleries & Museums
August 20

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