With 28 years of artistic experience, El Haragan y Cia returned to Chicagoland for a premiere show at Joe’s Live in Rosemont, IL on Feb. 16. In many respects Luis “El Haragan’s” band is the epitome of Mexican rock’n’roll, blues and funk achieving fame and popularity without the support of commercial media or major label […]
By Sandra A. Trevino on February 21, 2018
When it comes to Jodorowsky’s on stage performance, all this writer can say is, wow… enchanting!
By Catalina Maria Johnson on February 16, 2018
Idan Raichel brings his piano solo project to Chicago
By Terry Carlton on February 16, 2018
POLIÇA and s t a r g a z e come together right now, over orchestral compositions spliced with smooth, sweeping electronic sonic landscapes. Catch them at Thalia Hall on February 22nd…
By Catalina Maria Johnson on February 15, 2018
Every one of French-Chilean singer songwriter Ana Tijoux’s tunes is powered by the incredibly vital force of her smart, poetic rhymes. Spit in forceful cadence, the words and themes of her songs evoked the “Nueva Canción” of Latin America created by her paisano Victor Jara. Jara died for his songs, and Tijoux’s parents lived in exile for […]
The second most romantic song ever was also written by an adolescent mexicana
Joffrey Ballet presents four World Premieres in Winning Works, March 3-4 at MCA’s Edlis Neeson Theater
By Gozamos on February 14, 2018
Four World Premieres featured in the Joffrey Academy’s Winning Works weekend of performances taking place March 3-4, 2018 at the MCA’s Edlis Neeson Theater.
We’ve selected some of our favorite romantic songs which you can play in the background for Valentine’s Day, a romantic evening in or as a way to make you feel warm and fuzzy. #mushyfeels
By Gozamos on February 13, 2018
Putumayo’s new release, African Café, takes listeners on an uplifting musical journey throughout Africa.
By Señor Lebowski on February 13, 2018
Sérgio Mendes is one of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time. He visits Chicago Feb. 25 with a performance at City Winery.
By Gozamos on February 12, 2018
A Gozamos hand-selected list of Chicago events recommended for the week of Feb. 12, 2018.
By Señor Lebowski on February 10, 2018
J DIlla would have been 44 years old this week.