Thursday Dec 5
R. Kelly Plays a Woman Like a Violin in 2 Chainz-Assisted 'Kimmel' Medley
After thrusting and grinding all over Lady Gaga on Saturday Night Live and the 2013 American Music Awards , R. Kelly returned to network TV on December 4 to flash some of his Black Panties .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Christmas Smackdown to Make New York Premiere at Laurie Beechman Theater, 12/19
After acclaimed premieres in Hollywood and Chicago, CHRISTMAS SMACKDOWN makes it highly anticipated New York Premiere.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
One Direction Announce Aug. 19 Concert at LP Field
Global superstars One Direction announced today the highly anticipated dates for the North America leg of their worldwide WHERE WE ARE 2014 stadium tour, including an Aug. 19 concert at LP Field.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
One Direction Announce North American Leg of the Worldwide Where We are 2014 Stadium Tour
Global superstars One Direction announced today the highly anticipated dates for the North America leg of their worldwide WHERE WE ARE 2014 stadium tour with a special performance live from Central Park on ABC's Good Morning America.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Orwells Confirmed As Arctic Monkeys US Tour Support
Chicago upstarts The Orwells already have a 2014 diary full to the brim of riotous activities, the kind that'll probably leave them with bruised bodies and criminal records.
Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos Debuts "The Sound of Your Stay "
Boldly recognized for its ability to provide inimitable and unforgettable encounters, Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos now offers guests the chance to be a part of the EDM movement and turn a hotel room into a mega club.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Nothing from Nothing - Billy Preston - 1974
NEWS a President Nixon resigned in disgrace over the Watergate affair only to be pardoned by his successor Gerald Ford.
The Orwells touring w/ Arctic Monkeys, playing Rough Trade in-store
Chicago garage rockers The Orwells have announced that they'll head out as a support act on Arctic Monkeys ' 2014 North American tour .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
With 'Nebraska,' Payne enters state of hilarious seriousness
The hilariously serious "Nebraska," photographed in glorious black-and-white, tells the slow-moving story of an elderly man on the cusp of dementia chasing a phony million-dollar sweepstakes prize he will never collect.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Eddie's Rail Fan Page
The East 95th Street drawbridge opened to let a ship pass...
I took this photograph back in late November of 2012. The East 95th Street drawbridge over the Calumet River, has just been raised to let a huge Canadian owned Great Lakes freighter ship pass through the Calumet River channel.
The Local Tourist
24 Hours of Improv & Music from The Second City
Sleep? Who needs sleep? This is Chicago! Stay up all night long with The Second City That Never Sleeps on December 17. The famous and infamous improv company is hosting a 24-hour marathon of comedy and music to benefit Onward Neighborhood House.
R. Kelly's 'Black Panties' Album Comes With Actual Black Panties
R. Kelly doesn't take half-measures , and he's going nothing if not all-out in his return to contemporary pop.
National Public Radio
For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele both started their careers at Second City, Peele in Chicago and Key in Detroit.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Daily Gazette
Last call for landmark Billy Goat Tavern?
The Billy Goat Tavern has been a Chicago landmark for generations and a fixture under North Michigan Avenue for almost 50 years.
HAIM Announce Spring 2014 North American Headlining Tour
The tour will kick off April 9 in San Francisco, with the band making stops in major cities including New York, Boston and Chicago .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Justin Bieber, R. Kelly Make Racy Promises on 'PYD'
Pop music just can't get enough of R. Kelly lately: Justin Bieber tapped the Chicago R&B singer for his new song "PYD," a collaboration that follows fast on the heels of Kelly's I-feel-you-girl contribution to Lady Gaga 's "Do What U Want."
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Did SNL Really Just Joke About the Orland Park Library?
It appears Saturday Night Live may have poked fun at the ongoing debate about computer use policies at the Orland Park Public Library.
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
'Saturday Night Live' recap: Lady Gaga lives for applause, but gets laughs too
If there was one takeaway from last night's show, it was that Lady Gaga knows what you all are saying about her.
The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
Stewart denounced Chicago deep-dish pizza on "The Daily Show" this week as "an above-ground marinara swimming pool for rats."
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Growler Rush
Eugene Weekly's 84,000 readers pick up EW , they know they're guaranteed an engaging read that challenges the status quo and propels their active lifestyle.