This weekend the Pilsen neighborhood will once again welcome the Cantina Crawl a celebration of local establishments and their specialty drinks, produced by the folks behind Pilsen Fest. It’s expected that more than 1,500 crawlers will participate in the six-hour celebration which features 10 bars beginning with Simone’s on 18th Street and ending at Martin’s in […]
By Ondas Chicago on April 24, 2017
Forefront is thrilled to announce Luis A. Miranda, Jr. and cast members from the Chicago company of HAMILTON as keynote speakers at the 43rd annual Forefront Luncheon.
Vans partners with world-renowned punk band, Rise Against, to announce surprise show at House of Vans Chicago on April 21.
By Ondas Chicago on March 30, 2017
A recap of the Sounds of Spain Showcase in Austin for SXSW 2017 by Jhonatan Carbonell of Ondas Chicago.
Mexican multi-instrumentalist Arturo Lima is known as De Osos when he does live performances with the band, Live Bears. At the recent IMAS awards, De Osos won for “Best Experimental Album” for their debut EP “Instrucciones para dejar ir.” The group is scheduled to perform two dates at SXSW: March 15 at Friends and March 16 […]
By Ondas Chicago on March 9, 2017
Chilean singer-songwriter Yael Meyer, who has received a flood of international acclaim with her infused mixture of electronica, pop and folk, is on tour playing select dates in the U.S. before heading to Austin for performances at SXSW.
By Ondas Chicago on March 1, 2017
The 8th annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival that takes place at the historic Monterey County Fair and Event Center from May 26-28, 2017, announced its day-by-day lineup.
By Ondas Chicago on February 28, 2017
La Dame Blanche presents “Dos Caras” the first single from her third album, produced by Babylotion. The single includes the participation of cumbia master Celso Piña and the rapper Serko Fu,
By Ondas Chicago on February 26, 2017
This new Ondas podcast focuses on new music we’ve been listening to in the first couple of months of 2017. Tune in and listen to sounds, talk and info on upcoming events featuring artists like WET BAES, LOS GOLD FIRES, COCO CECE, DOS SANTOS ANTI-BEAT ORQUESTA, MON LAFERTE, WOODY GUTHRIE, CHICANO BATMAN, ELECTRICO, COM CAPUZ, […]
By Ondas Chicago on February 3, 2017
Press Release Teatro Vista is set to present the world premiere of Ike Holter’s newest play The Wolf at The End of The Block, on Sat, Feb. 4 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theatre. Tickets available here. The Wolf at The End of The Block is set in the same fictional, South side Chicago neighborhood as Ike’s more recent works above, and […]
By Ondas Chicago on January 24, 2017
‘Me Estas Matando, Susana’ featuring Gael García Bernal and Verónica Echegui has a second showing from March 31 through April 12 at the Gene Siskel Film Center. #nuevocinemexicano
By Ondas Chicago on December 16, 2016
In an interview with Aristegui Noticias, Mexican pop singer-songwriter Maria Barracuda (Jot Dog) revealed she was attacked. “El individuo me agarró del cuello, del pelo, se me echó encima y me acostó en el asiento. Todo fue rapidísimo. / The individual grabbed me by the neck, from my hair, got on top of me and placed […]