| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Christopher Schafer designs three-piece suits for Ravens and Orioles as part of his eponymous tailoring business (deemed "best" by Baltimore magazine and City paper). The 39-year-old Perry Hall resident operates the Hour Haus music studio in Station...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 5:03 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Cowboys & Aliens
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Mongo Wrestling Alliance (season finale; 12:15 a.m. Monday; Adult Swim)
There’s Something Wrong With Aunt Diane (special; 9 p.m. Monday; HBO)
The A-List: New York...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:54 PM
It's not easy to get David Letterman excited. The long-time host of the "Late Show" on CBS has seen countless musical acts visit his New York show. Generally, the performers play one song, after which they are usually greeted by an apathetic Letterman....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:38 AM
As each year winds down, Turn It Up focuses on the best of Chicago's independent music scene. Here are my 10 favorite local indie releases for 2013:
1. Chance the Rapper, “Acid Rap” (chanceraps.com): Chancellor Bennett follows his debut...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The electro-rock antagonists Liars, Denmark's doomy post-punks Iceage and the Australian dance act Miami Horror will headline the main bill this year's Filter Magazine Culture Collide Festival in Echo Park on Oct. 9-12.
But be sure to read the fine...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Indie-pop duo Mates of State has been added to the final music lineup on Sunday for this year's West Fest in West Town, July 7-8, according to a news release announcing the full schedule.
The festival, which includes music, family events and the area&...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Lollapalooza weekend will once again be bustling with club activity before and after the big outdoor shows Aug. 5-7 in Grant Park, this year with four nights of bonus concerts beginning Aug. 3. Though there are no arena-sized headliners playing......
| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The White Wires' singer Ian Manhire talks to Pop & Hiss a few days before kicking off a West Coast tour that will land the trio in L.A. on Friday night and Fullerton’s Burger Records on Sunday. Written by Jason Gelt....
| Aug 8, 2011
| 4:22 PM
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| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:36 PM
“I’m touring my favorite murder capitols of America,” garage soul icon King Khan jokes about his current U.S. tour, which thus far has encompassed a week in New Orleans, two shows in Chicago and upcoming gigs in Oakland and Los......
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:13 PM
Club Mesa, a popular Costa Mesa destination for punk shows in the 1980s and '90s, is long gone.
A decade ago The Memphis Group transformed the old club at 843 W. 19th St. into Detroit Bar. It hasn't stopped rocking Orange County.
On Saturday, Detroit...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 11:34 AM
For their sixth album, self-proclaimed Atlanta, Ga., “flower punk” band Black Lips (who last released the excellently noisy 200 Million Thousand in 2009) have teamed up with an unlikely ally — pop mastermind Mark Ronson, the glittery...