- • Venus Zine says nice things about locals California Wives but also thinks they're no Wilco. Really though, who is?
- • Guess who's coming to Chicago? You guessed it, Frank Sta...wait, no. It's actually the Dismemberment Plan so says the AV Club.
- • Gapers Block Transmissions reviews this past weekend's "secret" Deerhunter show beneath the overpass at N. Halsted.
- • Current Chicagoist Editor-In-Chief and future AV Club Chicago Associate Editor Marcus Gilmer talks with E of Eels who'll be at the Metro this Friday, October 1.
- • The Chicago Reader reviews Mali's Khaira Arby at Reggie's, which was part of World Music Festival Chicago.