This is a literally cool cause - Slabtown hosts its annual Water for the Homeless Gods benefit, and will take cash donations and/or bottled water to distribute to the homeless this weekend, purportedly the hottest of the year.
September concert guide for suburban Chicago
Families can head down to the beach to celebrate the end of summer with swimming, food live music, luau dances and a fire show.
What You Missed from the 26th Annual Reggae on the Rocks
When I woke up Saturday morning and read the email that let me know I would be attending this year's Reggae on the Rocks, I was actually a little reluctant.
Tonight in Music: The English Beat and Radius Etc.
The one reason to attend the English Beat's show tonight is to see David Wakeling, the lead vocalist and only remaining original member of the band, which formed back in the late 1970s.
Radio rock DJ Robin Valk tells his inside stories about Midland musicians
The BRMB pioneer has now turned his posts into an e-book called Survivors, documenting the rise and fall of a tough music industry.