Chicago’s midwinter festival burns hot.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
Plus, Damon Albarn, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix, and TV on the Radio.
Plus Queens of the Stone Age, Modest Mouse, Flaming Lips, and Conor Oberst.
Plus, our Photographer of the Year.
Gary Numan, Kevin Drew, EMA, Phantogram, Wye Oak, and more.
17 critics, musicians, and comedians chime in.
And no, Jay Z wasn’t one of them unfortunately.
Well, I mean, they both have pools.
Inner secrets include Count Chocula, Kenny Chesney, and a Hanson phase.
New school punk, heavy metal, and arena rock in one big shitshow.
Nashville rockers’ sophomore LP arrives one week early.
A countdown rich with discovery and rediscovery.
Plus, new fall tour dates.
Only time the words “dream” and “diarrhea” should appear together.
Johnny Jewel would love our first choice this week.
A even-keeled intro to I’m Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams.
Long live rock and roll.
Devendra Banhart, CHVRCHES, Trash Talk, Diarrhea Planet, and more.
For those that couldn’t make it.
Artists, industry figures, and 40 Austin-bound musicians weigh in.
A DIY lineup featuring Kitty Pryde, The So So Glos, Stagnant Pools, and more.