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Even lighthearted summer music festival season has a purpose when the world feels hostile.
And it's paying off.
It’s been a divine couple of years for Chvrches. The Scottish synth-pop outfit -- featuring vocalist Lauren Mayberry, synth
Over the 10 years since music tastemakers Pitchfork first threw its annual music festival in Chicago, there have of course been tweaks, but the core of the event has remained ever-consistent, ever-challenging and ever-satisfying.
SZA has yet to release a full studio album -- which is currently in the works -- but she followed "S" with, naturally, "Z
Now in its ninth year, another Pitchfork Music Festival is now in the books and the unique Chicago fest has never been stronger.
Sure, there may be a lot of downside to the modern music festival experience. But there are a lot of plusses too, chief among
If you're coming for Pitchfork or Lollapalooza, don't miss out on what the rest of the city has to offer. We wait all year for summer -- you may have heard that we just had an epically terrible winter -- and this is the best time to take in all that's awesome about Chicago.
While music lovers have plenty of summer festivals to choose from, it's rarely the music alone that attracts a crowd. For our purposes, a festival is only as good as the city it's in.
Why the "Art of Cool" Is the Best Festival in 2014 You Might Sleep On, Until Now - Part 1: The Lineup
And while Los Angeles' Miguel Atwood Ferguson may not be a household name to many, this talented virtuoso of the new school
Pitchfork Festival 2013 Saturday: Solange, Savages, The Breeders, METZ, Belle And Sebastian (PHOTOS)
Much like Cold Cave's set on the same stage at this festival two years, it was a little bizarre to see goth-adjacent post
Pitchfork Festival 2013 Friday: Bjork, Wire, Mikal Cronin, Angel Olsen, Joanna Newsom And Storms (PHOTOS)
Attempted to get close for Björk's day-ending headliner set at the Green Stage and had been hoping to hear some of Joanna
Chicago-style hot dog, Chicago-style pizza or Chicago-style politics? Definitely the pizza. Which Chicago "celebrity" -- living
Among this year's headliners, of course, is the incomparable Bjork, who hasn't played a show in Chicago since 2007, when