Posts Tagged ‘hip hop chicago’

Atmosphere’s Atmosphere

by Julia Colasanti
I enter Metro. A venue on Chicago’s North Side that looks like it used to be a swanky theatre until someone realized the acoustics were better suited for underground rock and tattooed bartenders. DJ Keezy spins as Atmosphere devotees begin to file in. They come in all shapes, sizes, styles and especially—ages. It’s a mixed […]

Kanye West Cleans Out His Closet On ‘Ye’

by Henry Netherland
Kanye West needs very little introduction. The Chicago MC has been responsible for some of the most genre-defining albums in the past decade, as well as one of the most influential men in fashion. “Ye,” is the second of Kanye West’s five produced and/or performed albums planned to be released this summer, the first being […]