CumbiaSazo continues to lead the tropical and global bass movement across the nation with their innovative programming  at their monthly dance reventon.  Hosted at Double Door every 4th Saturday of the month, they’ve outdone themselves yet again with their May edition which features mash-up cumbia rebels Buyepongo and Mexico City Latinx-electro-party pioneers Lao and Mexican Jihad […]

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Ewan McGregor stars as 'Jesus' in the imagined chapter of Jesus' forty days of fasting and praying, LAST DAYS IN THE DESERT, a Broad Green Pictures release.
Credit: François Duhamel / Broad Green Pictures

Outside of what is written in the Bible or what we are taught in Sunday school (or any faith-based school for that matter) or is preached in church, Jesus’ life is pretty much an open book, one upon which artists as diverse as novelists Nikos Kazantzakis and José Saramago, filmmakers like George Stevens, Martin Scorsese […]

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An outsider can often offer unique insights into a culture or a way of life that is totally foreign to her or him. That outsider can make you see the world you take for granted in a whole new light, even if that light is imbued with the outsider’s own prejudices and misconceptions. Alas, you […]

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facebook_event_1688543094764968 Friday, May 27 Festival Mole de Mayo 2016 18th Street & Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60608,
facebook_event_1184831021561768 Friday, May 27 Pilsen Matters to Me Efebinas Cafe, Chicago
facebook_event_1766196810280667 Friday, May 27 RHYMES AND RHYTHMS: Contratiempo + Sones de Mexico Ensemble Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago
facebook_event_1700177853569587 Friday, May 27 JULIETA VENEGAS – Algo Sucede Tour – Chicago Concord Music Hall, Chicago
facebook_event_235345626856411 Saturday, May 28 Chicago House Panel Discussion Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago
facebook_event_1113362525352490 Saturday, May 28 House Comes to Humboldt Pk A White Party Affair w/ Louie Gomez/Jesse Rivera Alex Mr.Latinhouse and Mateo at Humboldt Pk field house 05/28/16 Humboldt Park Field House, Chicago
facebook_event_1060721513992052 Saturday, May 28 Presentación de #Mujer que piensa National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago
facebook_event_178385555888942 Saturday, May 28 Retro Rock Pop En Español Dj Baruch, Dj Diablo, Dj Nando, Dj JulioCesar. the bar 10 DOORS, Chicago
facebook_event_1582707415377524 Sunday, May 29 Sones de México at Mole de Mayo 18th Street, Pilsen, Chicago, IL
facebook_event_1680404225554626 Thursday, June 2 United Latinx Pride Week 2016 Chicago, IL, Chicago
Friday, June 3 Physical Festival Chicago: Cia de Teatro Manual Presents “Hominus Brasilis” Stage 773 Theater, Chicago
facebook_event_1291433714216989 Friday, June 3 Dos Santos, The Joel Paterson & Jonathan Doyle Duo The California Clipper, Chicago
facebook_event_880630265369281 Saturday, June 4 Bunbury [NOCHE 2] House of Blues Chicago, Chicago
Thursday, June 9 Physical Festival Chicago: “The Bag Lady” by Malgosia Szkandera/The Bag Lady Theater Company Stage 773 Theater, Chicago
facebook_event_193739634335251 Thursday, June 9 Los Amigos Invisibles en Chicago Bottom Lounge, Chicago
Otis_Rush_41[1] Friday, June 10 Chicago Blues Festival Various,
facebook_event_1269379356409380 Friday, June 10 Spring Awakening Music Festival 2016 – OFFICIAL Jackson Park, Chicago
facebook_event_1215120191848755 Friday, June 10 2016 Fiesta Back of the Yards Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council, Chicago
facebook_event_1129496667080954 Friday, June 10 David Antonio y su Orquesta – Global Dance Party Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall, Chicago
facebook_event_248684592149438 Saturday, June 11 Pilsen Food Truck Social feat. Sonorama & CumbiaSazo Pilsen Food Truck Social, Chicago
facebook_event_509960459191499 Saturday, June 11 The Hotmix 5 Festival With Bad Boy Bill, The King of House Music Farley Jackmaster Funk&More! 60 Djs, 6 Stages McCormick Place, Chicago