| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:00 PM
How did everyone fare over the weekend? Did Irene leave any Midnight Sun readers without electricity? Did it make you cancel any plans? In local music, the Silopanna Music Festival had to be canceled and Journey and Jimmy Buffett concerts both had to be...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 1:55 PM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
The Ides of March
Machine Gun Preacher
Pop Up Video (returns after a decade absence; noon; VH1)
House (season premiere; 9 p.m.; Fox)
The A-List Dallas (series debut;...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Not long ago, going to a Chicago street festival usually meant settling for '80s cover bands, greasy food and ordinary beverages. That was then. Paralleling the grass-roots evolution of the city's dining and brewing scenes, summer get-togethers have...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Here's the full lineup and set times for Wicker Park Fest, which will take over Milwaukee Avenue July 23-24....
| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Scruffy, young kids (often bearded) playing folk- or country-tinged rock -- and doing it very well. This is a trend I can get behind. Ha Ha Tonka is a band from Missouri that has, by most accounts, been growing and evolving in recent years.