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  1. The Secret History of Chicago Music: The Cave DwellersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Chicago Reader

    This polished garage band with a tangled lineage had a second life on Epic Records as the Illinois Speed Press.

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  2. Handling your boyfriend's jealous assholeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Chicago Reader

    "The longer someone like your boyfriend gets away with this kind of assholery, the longer he'll be an asshole.'

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  3. Mayor Rahm's TIF reform with strings attachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    It's important to remember that when it comes to the TIF surplus, Mayor Rahm gives to the schools with one hand and takes with the other.

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  4. From Mamma Roma to Mamma AlienRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    A few days after I watched Jonathan Glazer's Under the Skin for work, I revisited Mamma Roma at the Pier Paolo Pasolini retrospective currently underway at the Gene Siskel Film Center.

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  5. Best of Chicago 2014 voting is now openRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    Instead of a foot of snow and a straight week of below-zero temperatures, it snowed about an inch a couple days ago and dropped down into the low 30s-which means it's officially springtime in Chicago! And that means it's officially time to open up voting for our Best of Chicago Readers' Poll .

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  6. Say good-bye to tax season with the Guys' debut mixtapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    Tax day has gone and with it went whatever anxiety came with crunching numbers on a year's worth of finances.

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  7. Did you read about guns, the Red Line, and newspaper reporters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    That researchers from Northwestern and Princeton have found that the U.S. is an oligarchy ? - Gwynedd Stuart An update on the Red Line extension project ? - Steve Bogira That newspaper reporter has edged past lumberjack and is now 199 on CareerCast's annual report on the top 200 jobs? - Kate Schmidt That during the CME's electronic outage last ... (more)

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  8. 12 O'Clock Track: 'Where I Am,' a soulful country-bluegrass gem from Chris JonesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    Last year bluegrass singer and guitarist Chris Jones released Lonely Comes Easy , the first album of new recordings he'd made with his band the Night Drivers in four years.

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  9. End of the road for The Red Road?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    The Red Road, or "Chanku Luta," is a Lakota belief in a "right path"-a kind of code of conduct that's difficult to define, let alone adhere to.

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  10. Three flight attendants cut loose on a layover in Mud Blue SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    The three veteran flight attendants at the center of Marisa Wegrzyn's Mud Blue Sky , now onstage at A Red Orchid Theatre, bear little resemblance to the Pan Am stewardesses of the old days, with their fashionable uniforms and youthful air of freedom and adventure.

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  11. Laugh along with Job in The Way WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    Through 6/8: Tue-Fri 7:30 PM, Sat-Sun 3 and 7:30 PM Steppenwolf Theatre 1650 N. Halsted 312-3351650 steppenwolf.org $20-$78 Just about a year ago, Steppenwolf Theatre premiered Head of Passes , Tarell Alvin McCraney's grim American update on the story of Job, in which an elderly Gulf Coast woman is subjected to loss after catastrophic loss.

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  12. Writers Theatre does The Dance of DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    It's practically impossible to miss the parallels between August Strindberg's The Dance of Death and Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf -and somebody's sure to point them out to you if by chance you do.

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  13. Reader's Agenda Wed 4/16: Riff Raff, the Nexus Project, and Anna BlessingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    Internet-famous absurdist rapper Riff Raff returns to Chicago before his new album Neon iCon drops next week.

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  14. Chaplin's The Kid is all rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chicago Reader

    The shuttering of the Portage Theater last May left numerous orphans in its wake: Northwest Chicago Film Society, with its weekly schedule of offbeat Hollywood relics; the Massacre and Sci-Fi Spectacular, annual day-long marathons of horror and fantasy fare; and perhaps most importantly, the Silent Film Society of Chicago - whose founder, organist ... (more)

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  15. In Oculus, home is where the haunting isRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Chicago Reader

    Regardless of any supernatural elements, the richest horror films tend to be ones that tap into more earth-bound fears.

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  16. Record Store Day 2014 at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    Is a ten-inch with four versions of Ray Parker Jr.'s Ghostbusters theme supercool or over-the-top ridiculous? And does it help at all to know that the release commemorates the film's 30th anniversary and glows in the dark? I couldn't tell you.

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  17. How do record stores get such great used vinyl?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    If you spend much time in record stores, you've probably found yourself transfixed by an expensive, primo-looking copy of a rare or out-of-print LP - among the framed records on the wall at the Wicker Park Reckless, for instance, are a $119.99 copy of the Beatles' White Album and a $39.99 copy of Stockhausen's Gruppen fr 3 Orchester 1955-57 / Carr ... (more)

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  18. Gossip Wolf: A new High Spirits record to cheer up any metalheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2010 | Chicago Reader

    Gossip Wolf has been hankering for a new full-length from High Spirits ever since hearing some hot demos in 2013 - Chicago multi-instrumentalist and producer Chris Black , who's also part of Dawnbringer and Superchrist , takes inspiration from the New Wave of British Heavy Metal for High Spirits' massively exuberant music.

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  19. Street View 182: Wicker Park visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Aja was a true vision as she sashayed down Milwaukee Avenue on a breezy Friday night.

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  20. Chance the Rapper's Acid Rap gets bootlegged again, this time on vinylRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    If you attended the CHIRP Record Fair this past weekend there's a chance you came across some of the recent rap and R&B bootleg records I wrote a B Side cover story about a handful of months ago-these are unofficial versions of free mixtapes and albums that either haven't come out on vinyl or are out of print.

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