We welcome DJ, producer and nu-cumbia pioneer El Dusty to downtown Chicago’s Lite Nightclub on Thursday, Nov 16.
By Gozamos on September 20, 2017
To celebrate the unveiling of Selena’s star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame, House of Blues Chicago welcomes The Selena Experience! performing a full set of Selena favorites, September 29.
Jamila Woods: A Celebration of Chicago in Student Created Music Video “LSD” Featuring Chance the Rapper
By Gozamos on August 20, 2017
Jamila Woods has an #allChicago music video, created and directed by CPS students, for her song LSD. Did we mention it features Chance the Rapper? Esta heavy.
by Daniel Martinez and Ilene Palacios. All photos by Daniel Martinez. Chicago is about halfway through music festival season and Pitchfork didn’t disappoint this year. Pitchfork always does a good job of booking popular musicians and musicians on the verge of success (or that had a taste of it in the past), who are staying […]
New Dances 2017 is Saturday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 16 at 3 p.m. at the Athenaeum Theatre
Contratiempo’s monthlong poetry festival, the 9th Annual Poesía en Abril, continues with its grand finale week! All events are free and open to the public! 26 DE ABRIL | APRIL 26 Wednesday, April 26, 6 pm Instituto Cervantes 31 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60654 Poesía en Abril Grand Weekend Kick Off Event: The School of Solitude […]
Immigrant Parents Denounce Intimidation, Demand Immediate Resignation of Orozco Elementary Principal
By Gozamos on March 10, 2017
From Pilsen Alliance Press Release: During these difficult times for our immigrant community we have heard many promises from the city of Chicago and public institutions such as Chicago Public Schools, which have consistently announced their commitment to protect and support our immigrant families. However, parents at Orozco Academy in Pilsen tell a much different […]
The Grammys only acknowledge a portion of commercial music, so we dove into the culture of music for an extensive list of music they missed…
By Gozamos on January 20, 2017
A guide to protests, rallies and marches taking place this weekend; tips for being prepared to attend them; and how to continue resisting in the coming months
All photos by Miguel Vazquez via Miguel Vazquez Digital Art & Photography This past Saturday Chicagoans took over downtown to protest the election of Donald Trump and the Dakota Access Pipeline. Photographer Miguel Vazquez captured these images from the protests.
Like you, the Gozamos crew has been processing, discussing, and protesting the presidential election results. Here are reflections from some contributors: “I can’t say that I’m surprised at the election results. The moment the Democratic Party became complacent was the moment that Trump had a real shot. Democrats became comfortable with the promises and minimal progress […]
By Gozamos on October 18, 2016
“The mission of MoneyMio is to provide Spanish and English speaking Latino/as with the tailored content and tools our community needs to become financially literate.”