In response to Donald Trump’s most recent Twitter tirade.
By Sandra A. Trevino on October 10, 2017
SXSW 2018 featured and keynote speakers have been announced!
By Ondas Chicago on October 10, 2017
UChicago’s Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts launches its first Logan Center Bluesfest on Friday, October 13 with a double-bill concert featuring Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio and Wee Willie Walker.
By Ondas Chicago on October 5, 2017
Yebo Music and Mexican Institute of Sound (Instituto Mexicano del Sonido) are excited to share the music video for the lead single “Mi T-Shirt de la NASA.”
We had the distinct pleasure of attending and listening in on Solange Knowles talk with acclaimed writer Britt Julious as part of the MCA Talks Series.
By Xavier "Xavi" Luis Burgos on September 28, 2017
While desperation is brewing in Puerto Rico after Hurricane María, anger is reaching a boiling point in its Diaspora. Is it finally time for independence?
Chicago knows this Oaxacan artist for his annual alebrije workshops. Now his ancestral hometown needs your help!
By Guest Author on September 21, 2017
Since the tragic earthquake that struck Mexico City on Sept. 19, they have seen what little government aid that had reached rural Oaxaca be diverted to send to the devastated areas in Mexico City. They are therefore continuing their campaign to bring relief to San Dionisio. More information on their efforts can be found here: https://www.gofundme.com/oaxaca-earthquake-relief
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.
MCA Talks kickoff tonight with Solange Knowles. We chatted a bit with MCA curator of public programs, January Parkos Arnall, to discuss upcoming talks with Vince Staples and Chance the Rapper, artistic intersectionality, and how she’s settling into her new role here in Chicago…
World-Class Music for our World-Class City at the 19th Edition of the World Music Festival
ICYMI: New Music Videos Ftg Javiera Mena, Tei Shi, Let’s Eat Grandma, Kali Mutsa, Las Bistecs and Lila Downs (Among Others!)
By The Ponderers on September 10, 2017
Fierce female-fronted music videos from summer 2017.
By Luz Chavez on September 7, 2017
Do you have a DACA permit that expires by March 5th or are you an ally ready to step up and support your community? The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) is holding a DACA Preparer Training for volunteers, and, along with several organizations across the state, DACA Renewal Workshops to help eligible DACA holders complete their renewal packets by the October 5th deadline.