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Superchunk (music group)

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  • Don't care about music? You are not alone

    Don't care about music? You are not alone
    They are an elusive breed. Seemingly closer to myth than reality, a whisper heard in passing, a thought quickly discarded. When I told Anne Walters Robertson, chair of the Department of Music at the University of Chicago, about them, she replied,...
  • Superchunk stays within reach

    Superchunk stays within reach
    “We never do the same songs in the same order every night,” says Superchunk lead guitarist Jim Wilbur, “so I can’t tell people exactly what to expect when we play the Center for the Arts in Eagle Rock next Friday — other than...
  • Downtown Sound series proves Millennium Park can rock

    Downtown Sound series proves Millennium Park can rock
    The Downtown Sound music series is now a Monday night fixture during the summer at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, but it wasn't always so. The city of Chicago had a hands-off policy toward rock music for generations, a phobia turned into...
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  • SXSW 2014: Showcasing the L.A. scene in Austin, Texas

    SXSW 2014: Showcasing the L.A. scene in Austin, Texas
    Many cities boast about their scenes, and rightly so. Few if any, though, have such a range of sounds as Los Angeles. It's overwhelming, as evidenced by the volume of artists trekking eastbound along Interstate 10 toward Austin, Texas. For those headed to...
  • Goldenvoice releases Coachella set times, adds to the lineup

    Goldenvoice releases Coachella set times, adds to the lineup
    All right, Coachella goers, it's time to plan your weekend. Are you watching dance-pop artist Ellie Goulding or the return of the Afghan Whigs the first day of the fest? On the second day, are you heading to Foster the People, or is that the time you...
  • Coachella festival's luxuries eclipsing its music and arts

    Coachella festival's luxuries eclipsing its music and arts
    When the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival launched 15 years ago, creature comforts included any small slice of shade cast by the odd light pole, the occasional working toilet and maybe somewhere to sit other than the dusty desert floor. Today,...
  • Logistics for the Festival of Books

    Logistics for the Festival of Books
    Thinking about coming to the Festival of Books at USC this weekend? This year you can take the Metro, eat at food trucks and stay for a comedy show, all in addition to the oodles and oodles of book events. Here are some hints to help you organize your...
  • Coachella 2014: Watch OutKast, Arcade Fire and more online

    Coachella 2014: Watch OutKast, Arcade Fire and more online
    While attendees to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival can increasingly enjoy such lush accouterments as four-course meals and beauty studios, there are plenty of perks for those staying closer to home this weekend, including air conditioning and...
  • Coachella music festival strikes big with OutKast reunion

    Leave it to a couple of "ice cold" rap stars to bring the heat back to the desert. OutKast, the trailblazing Atlanta hip-hop duo whose members memorably described themselves that way in their 2003 smash "Hey Ya!," will headline this year's Coachella...
  • Comedy short and sweet from Adam Scott, B.J. Novak, Superchunk

    Comedy short and sweet from Adam Scott, B.J. Novak, Superchunk
    One nice thing about the contemporary world of comedy is its abundance of small gifts. You can thank the Internet for this; it may have destroyed bookstores and record stores and much else I hold/held dear, but it created the video version of the...
  • Superchunk, 'I Hate Music' album review

    3.5 stars (out of 4) After a nearly a decade off to attend to families, side projects and their burgeoning North Carolina-based Merge label, indie-rockers Superchunk returned in 2010 with a blast of exuberance, “Majesty Shredding.” It was...