| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:35 PM
It was Buddy Holly Day in Hollywood as the late rock & roll singer was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a tribute concert....
| Apr 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Eminem didn’t clean up at this year’s Grammys as was expected, but as was rumored, he will headline Lollapalooza Aug. 5-7 at Grant Park.
The Detroit rapper leads a list of more than 130 bands to be announced Tuesday that include Foo...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 5:17 AM
For the past six years, the Lollapalooza music festival has called Chicago's Grant Park home for some of the biggest names in music.
This summer will be no exception as they announced this year's lineup yesterday.
The big three headliners: Eminem, The...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 6:38 AM
"Harry Potter" star Matthew Lewis hung out at Paris Club's upper level lounge, Studio Paris, Thursday after promoting the latest film in the series at Navy Pier's IMAX and AMC River East movie theater.
"Had a sick night at Studio Paris in Chicago...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:33 AM
*** (out of four)
Patrick Stump is bursting at the seams. On “Soul Punk,” the former Fall Out Boy front man’s full-length solo debut, the Glenview native explodes with extravagant displays of...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:58 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
Patrick Stump, the songwriter-singer who played trusty sidekick to pin-up Pete Wentz in multimillion-selling rock band Fall Out Boy, steps out for his first solo album, the misleadingly titled “Soul Punk” (Island).
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:49 AM
Have you ever heard of Himalayan in Niles? I haven't, but the Indian and Nepali spot could be Patrick Stump's favorite restaurant, accoring to the Fall Out Boy singer-turned-solo artist's new video for VEVO.
In the nearly six and a half minute video,...
| May 22, 2012
William Beckett jokingly calls himself a mini-celeb. Fans of the former singer for defunct Chicago pop-rockers The Academy Is… would likely drop the “mini.”
Beckett’s big enough to have a “verified” check mark next to...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:47 PM
It doesn’t take a musical genius to read between the notes of Patrick Stump’s first solo album, “Soul Punk” (Island), to realize that the Fall Out Boy singer and songwriter left a few things unsaid in his old band.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:16 PM
Patrick Stump doesn’t claim to be cool.
“I don't believe in guilty pleasures,” Stump says, when the subject of pop music comes up.
The Fall Out Boy singer’s solo album, “Soul Punk,” which dropped Oct. 18, is the...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:30 AM
What do I think of Common’s new in-your-face music video for “Sweet”? I’m being 100 percent honest when I say that, for a second there, I thought it was a Funny or Die video.
That’s not intended to be a knock on the song or...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...