We’re sharing summer song playlists curated by random Chicagoans! These lovely people are sharing what Chicago in the summer sounds like to them and today we feature fellow Gozadora, Ilene Palacios.
Today is Bi Visibility Day! Why do we need greater visibility for bi people when we already have Pride?
By Ilene Palacios on September 6, 2016
“Water is life.” Here are 12 ways you can support the water protectors and protestors of the Dakota Access Pipeline. #NoDAPL
By Ilene Palacios on August 1, 2016
Local DJ and event organizer, Rae Chardonnay, had all her stuff stolen–let’s show her some love!
By Ilene Palacios on July 29, 2016
Alebrije artist, Carlos Orozco, is in Chicago from Oaxaca spreading the word about alebrijes. Check out his workshops tomorrow at Pilsen Outpost!
By Ilene Palacios on July 25, 2016
Carla Morrison released a music video for “Azúcar Morena” and will be playing Concord Music Hall in October.
Why Trump has no business playing music sung by Freddie Mercury
It was another beautiful day in Toyota Park for the second day of the Chicago Open Air Festival, but that didn’t stop thousands of metal fans from donning all-black ensembles. (Burning your skin on chains and leather that got hot in the sunshine is totally metal, right?) While no artists disappointed, one of our favorite sets of the day […]
Check out our photos from Day 1 of Chicago Open Air festival!
By Ilene Palacios on June 22, 2016
Michelle Cruz Gonzales is giving a reading of her memoir, The SpitBoy Rule: Tales of a Xicana in a Female Punk Band, today at La Catrina Cafe
A reflection/tirade on the Orlando tragedy
By Ilene Palacios on May 31, 2016
Local band, You Are Here, will be performing at Ruido Fest in July and recently released a music video co-created by Gozamos’ own Jose Córcoles