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Concert Review: Foo Fighters at Wrigley Field

Posted: July 30, 2018 at 4:50 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Local, Reviews

The Foo Fighters are one of the last true rock bands left standing. Dave Grohl’s bunch has been around for over 20 years now and are still cranking out great rock albums. They are also still one of the top live acts to see as well. That was evident Sunday night at Wrigley Field in […]

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Concert Review: Chicago at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: June 24, 2018 at 5:42 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

Classic rock band Chicago played Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday evening. While the members of the band have changed in some areas, the enjoyable sound that the band makes has not. While just three founding members were onstage Saturday, you really couldn’t tell. The band sounded crisp and on point all night long. Vocalist Robert […]

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Concert Review: Depeche Mode at the United Center in Chicago

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 10:37 pm   /   Concerts

June 1st Having spent four decades together it’s no surprise that Depeche Mode has undergone many incarnations (new wave popsters, leather-clad clubbers and arena rock megastars just to name a few) in a constant quest to not only remain relevant but also to further explore the dynamics of where they could go aesthetically and sonically. […]

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Photos: UFC 225 Media Day in Chicago

Posted: June 7, 2018 at 3:26 pm   /   Sports, Wrestling

UFC 225 will take place Saturday night at United Center in Chicago and festivities got underway today with Media Day, as the fighters squared off for the media while answering questions. Every fighter on the card was present including Robert Whitaker and Yoel Romero. The two will square off for the second time for Whittaker’s […]

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Theatre Review: CHICAGO “Razzle-Dazzles” The Fabulous Fox (March 2-4)

Posted: March 4, 2018 at 9:44 am   /   Live Theater Reviews

Chicago premiered on Broadway in 1975, with music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb – the duo behind Cabaret. The musical is an adaptation of a 1926 play of the same name, based on actual events surrounding two women accused of murder. The alleged femme fatales would become the basis for Roxy Hart and Velma […]

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C2E2 Amazing Cosplay! 2017 Highlights Music Video

Posted: May 1, 2017 at 3:29 pm   /   Convention Reviews, Viral Videos

Last weekend at C2E2 2017 absolutely exceeded all expectations and hopes for a fantastic con experience. Click here to read our C2E2 weekend recap. Over the weekend we shot dozens of hours of footage for our Cosplay Music Video, the result of which is below! Check it out, and share it with anyone you see in the […]

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Roundabout’s Acclaimed ‘Cabaret’ Comes to the Fabulous Fox March 7 – 19! Interview with Benjamin Eakeley

Posted: March 7, 2017 at 10:00 am   /   Interviews, Live Theater

Roundabout Theatre Company’s 1998 revival of Cabaret, directed by Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall) and Rob Marshall (Chicago, Into the Woods), was nominated for 12 Tony Awards. The critically acclaimed production took home 4 of the awards, including Best Revival of a Musical and three of the four top acting prizes. The show lived at Studio […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (3/3)

Posted: March 6, 2014 at 10:03 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

The WWE sure knows how to play the fans. Raw was live from Chicago this week. After weeks of wondering what would happen due to local boy and company star CM Punk leaving, Raw went off without a hitch, and without Punk. Much to the chagrin of the fans, Punk never showed. What made it […]

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C2E2 – A Weekend Review of Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo 2013

Posted: May 6, 2013 at 1:26 pm   /   Comic Books, Local

I am sitting on a train heading home from Chicago, and I thought I would take the opportunity to give you my thoughts and news coming out of C2E2 2013.  What a great convention. Where most cons nowadays have changed their focus to include both comics and other comic related things (movies, games, and other “geek” […]

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Legendary Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies at Age 70, After Long Battle With Cancer

Posted: April 4, 2013 at 4:40 pm   /   Film, Local

It is a sad day for anyone who loves movies. The most notable and influential film critic in the country, Roger Ebert, has passed away at the age of 70. To really do this man justice, check out the following write-ups: Chicago Sun-Times Chicago Tribune New York Times   These are the sentiments of his […]

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