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Jay-Z Receives Backlash for NFL Partnership

by Darlene Leal
On Aug. 14, NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodwell and Jay-Z announced that they would be collaborating. Jay-Z will be consulting on entertainment (including the Super Bowl halftime) along with helping the NFL promote criminal justice reform and better police community relations through their partnership campaign, “Inspire Change.” “With its global reach, the National Football League has […]

Drama Stirs Over Kid Rock’s Tweet

by Darlene Leal
Kid Rock is one of many to fall into the social media trap with his most recent tweet about popular pop star, Taylor Swift. He accused her of “sucking” up to the liberal media in order to get further ahead in Hollywood, referencing her most recent role in the upcoming rendition of “CATS (The Musical).” […]

Riot Fest 2019 Lineup

by Darlene Leal
The annual alternative festival returns for its fifteenth year in Chicago. Riot Fest dropped its 2019 lineup with artists such as Blink-182, Dashboard Confessional, Taking Back Sunday, Slayer, The B-52s, and various other bands. The festival will continue to take place in Douglas Park during the month of September from the 13th through the 15th. […]

“House of Sol” Returns to Chicago’s Neighborhood, Pilsen

by Gustavo Garcia
Summer is in full swing and while there are many activities happening in Chicago, you can’t miss out on House of Sol. House of Sol is part of Fiesta del Sol, an annual fundraising event organized by Pilsen Neighbors Community Council. Taking place in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood, Fiesta del Sol is a free, four-day family-friendly […]

Marshmello to Take over the Summer with a New Album: “Joytime III”

by Gustavo Garcia
The wait is now over. After teasing everyone with the release of two singles, “Rescue Me” with A Day to Remember and “Room to Fall” with Flux Pavilion and Elohim, Marshmello brings out a fresh new album, Joytime III.  Joytime III is the third installment of the Joytime series and is the most collaborative of […]

An Overview of Spring Awakening 2019

by Gustavo Garcia
A few weeks have passed and while many may still be recovering from the madness, or having post-depression, crew members have cleaned up the remains of Spring Awakening.  As we may know, Hoffman Estates was home to this year’s festival. This came after React Presents had issues with 12th Ward Alderman George Cardenas in 2018 […]