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If You Knew Then What You Know Now

Marisa just turned 25. She writes, What do you know now that you wish you knew when you were younger? I wish I knew that burning calories when I was on the high school swim team would be different from burning calories when I’m sitting in front of a computer for hours wondering what I should write... Read More

Lucy Dacus covers Phil Collins' "In The Air Tonight"

Lucy Dacus made waves with her 2018 release Historian , and it didn't hurt that she teamed up with Julien Baker and Phoebe Bridgers for the killer trio boygenius the same year. She's showing no signs of slowing either. In addition to her originals released this year, "Forever Half Mast" and "My... Read More
A slice of Chicago style deep dish pizza.

What Are Chicago's Most Iconic Food Dishes?

Ask anyone about Chicago food and you'll get the usual suspects. Deep dish pizza, hot dogs (no ketchup obviously), and Italian Beef. Those are all great food options, but there's so much more to offer. Eater Chicago had the audacity to publish a list of Chicago's 20 most iconic dishes right as I... Read More
Perseid meteor shower takes place over night sky in Utah.

There's Going To Be Two Meteor Showers Happening This Week

Stargazers will want to keep their eyes to the sky as they'll be able to see not one, but two meteor showers this week. The Draconid and Southern Taurid meteor showers will peak on consecutive nights this week offering the chance for you to spot shooting stars. The Draconids will take place Tuesday... Read More
Cream Drummer Ginger Baker plays drums at a rock and roll fantasy camp.

Musicians Pay Tribute To The Late Ginger Baker

Tributes from across the musical world are coming in to late Cream drummer Ginger Baker . The drumming force behind Cream passed away on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 after an extended time in the hospital at the age of 80. In a statement, Baker's family said he passed peacefully and thanked everyone... Read More

Breakfast With The Beatles – October 6, 2019

Breakfast With The Beatles – October 6, 2019 8 AM The Beatles – This Boy Eddie Vedder – Imagine John – Beautiful Boy The Beatles – Julia Regina Spektor – Real Love John – Out The Blue Les Boreades De Montreal – If I Fell The Beatles – I Feel Fine The Beatles – A Shot Of Rhythm And Blues (Bbc)... Read More
Mavis Staples and Norah Jones perform live in concert.

Mavis Staples & Norah Jones Team Up On New Song "I'll Be Gone"

Here's a welcome surprise. Norah Jones and Mavis Staples released a new collaboration today marking the first time the pair have recorded together. Titled "I'll Be Gone", the song beautifully blends Jones and Staples soulful voices over a gospel/lounge melody. Jones wrote in a tweet, “The first... Read More