The Weeknd – House of Balloons

I’m officially in love with The Weeknd, a Toronto-based artist who has apparently even caught the eye of Drake. I can definitely see why Drake would like him. I first heard of this R&B singer on Gowhere Hip Hop about a month ago, and LOVED his track, “What You Need”: And now you can download … Continue reading

North Coast Music Festival announces lineup

The North Coast Music Festival has announced its lineup for this summer’s event, which takes place Labor Day Weekend. With three-day tickets for only $95 and a lineup that includes David Guetta, Common, Wiz Khalifa and many more, it looks like an event that will be well worth it! Check out the full lineup (to … Continue reading

Stolen Site exhibit opens tomorrow at the Chicago Art Source Gallery

Tomorrow the Chicago Art Source hosts an opening reception for its summer exhibit, titled Stolen Site. It’s a group exhibit that focuses on challenging photography (not sure what that means exactly, but it sounds interesting). Opening Reception When: Friday, June 3, 6-8 p.m. Where: Chicago Art Source Gallery, 1871 N. Clybourn Ave. I’ll be excited … Continue reading

Chicago Farmer’s Markets looking for performers

The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events is seeking musicians or other performers for the 2011 Chicago Farmers’ Markets. These markets run from May through October in neighborhoods throughout the city. This year, musicians and other family-friendly performers are invited to submit to take the stage at the markets throughout the summer. While these are … Continue reading