BERLIN ATONAL 2017: A synthesis of sight, sound and space
Called the greatest underground electronic
festival in the world, Atonal is a 5-day fusion of experimental music and visual art. I covered the annual event for audiences worldwide.
CUFFED, NOT DRAGGED: Highlights from the Chicago Underground Film Festival
An exclusive look inside the longest running independent film festival in the world – CUFF, now in its 24th year.
MUSIC REVIEW: TELEFON TEL AVIV/ SURACHAI/ NEW CANYONS
Highlights from a landmark performance captured at the Empty Bottle. Includes photos and a few words from the headliner.
FIT IN THE SQUARE PART 2: Inside it’s always 72 and sunny
A Chicago winter can take its toll on the most active among us. But fear not, there are plenty of indoor options to get your blood pumping and ward off the winter blahs — no gym membership required.
POLITICS AND PBR: First Tuesdays with Mick and Ben
Backroom politics where you can actually enter the backroom, pull up a chair and grab a drink—what a concept. I talked to Dumke about how and why this started.