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genius!: triumph the insult comic dog @ the wiener’s circle in chicago…

June 27th, 2012 No Comments

and that’s just the start of it. cos this clip just gets better and better throughout the segment, thank you to conan, robert smigel and vulgar minds everywhere!

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On tour: Hanni El Khatib in Chicago

April 17th, 2012 No Comments

I really like this dude. So much that I covered him back in fall. Tomorrow night (4.18) he’s at the Empty Bottle. You should be there, too.

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Lemme m-f’in love you: Lollapalooza 2012 lineup is in

April 11th, 2012 No Comments

looking at this roster is making me smile. especially my picks in bold below. time to get my press tickets! see you aug 3-5 @grant park. thanks, perry! LINEUP: Red Hot Chili Peppers Little Dragon Orchard Lounge The Black Keys Dr. Dog Mona Black Sabbath Of Monsters and Men The Growlers Jack White Gary Clark [...]

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Be moved: Giselle on “Giselle”

March 23rd, 2012 No Comments

Not only Kanye West is inspired by the graceful power of a lithe ballerina… If you are wondering what to do this weekend, why not treat yourself to a highly recommended, very-limited performance by the visiting American Ballet Theatre of the classic tale, “Giselle,” the story of which yours truly was named after (take that [...]

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new jean grae, feel it.

January 3rd, 2012 No Comments

U & Me & Everyone We Know by Jeangreasy “U & Me & Everyone We Know” is the first single from her highly anticipated album Cake Or Death out spring 2011. Very throwback, i dig. Produced by M-Phazes (intro produced by Jean Grae) Me and Jean Grae back in the day (say ’05) at Sonothéque [...]

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Imaginary Frend VIP ticket giveaway ft. The Drums!

November 9th, 2011 No Comments

Imaginary Frend is giving away a pair of free VIP passes to this weekend’s secret The Drums show in Chicago, sponsored by the new Windows Phone. Complimentary food and beverages will also be served so you must be 21+ with a valid ID to get in. One pair of VIP tickets are available for both [...]

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love this

August 15th, 2011 3 Comments

am really feeling the water color as graffiti art combination—fresh + modern. shout out to my cousin jonathan, the inspiration for this post! and, of course, evol (that’s love spelled backwards to you). rip.

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Lolla Day 2

August 7th, 2011 1 Comment

Day 2: two disappointing performances back-to-back by two rappers I love: Atmosphere (Slug and Ant on the decks above) and Eminem. So, what gives? Both performances seemed super phoned in and frankly, soul-less. Slug decided to stick to new songs instead of crowd pleasers which is seriously self-gratifying artist bullsh!t; note to all performers: it’s [...]

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Lolla Day 1

August 6th, 2011 No Comments

Friday Lollapalooza popped off a little late in my world; that’s what happens when you have a final exam to polish off in the morning, hmph. Hitting up the press area by late afternoon, Pete Wentz was already busy doing multiple interviews and the tent was buzzing with the likes of MTV, FUSE, RIAA, VH1, [...]

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Lolla 2011 Eve

August 4th, 2011 No Comments

Lollapalooza 2011 from Lollapalooza on Vimeo. my lolla, how far you’ve come. my first show was summer of ’93 in outside-boston massachusetts; i remember painting “rage against the machine” down my arm (um, still have the photos) and watching alice in chains and tool from the crowd (much smaller back then). so thrilled to start [...]

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