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  1. How do record stores get such great used vinyl?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    If you spend much time in record stores, you've probably found yourself transfixed by an expensive, primo-looking copy of a rare or out-of-print LP - among the framed records on the wall at the Wicker Park Reckless, for instance, are a $119.99 copy of the Beatles' White Album and a $39.99 copy of Stockhausen's Gruppen fr 3 Orchester 1955-57 / Carr ... (more)

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  2. Gossip Wolf: A new High Spirits record to cheer up any metalheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2010 | Chicago Reader

    Gossip Wolf has been hankering for a new full-length from High Spirits ever since hearing some hot demos in 2013 - Chicago multi-instrumentalist and producer Chris Black , who's also part of Dawnbringer and Superchrist , takes inspiration from the New Wave of British Heavy Metal for High Spirits' massively exuberant music.

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  3. Street View 182: Wicker Park visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Aja was a true vision as she sashayed down Milwaukee Avenue on a breezy Friday night.

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  4. Chance the Rapper's Acid Rap gets bootlegged again, this time on vinylRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    If you attended the CHIRP Record Fair this past weekend there's a chance you came across some of the recent rap and R&B bootleg records I wrote a B Side cover story about a handful of months ago-these are unofficial versions of free mixtapes and albums that either haven't come out on vinyl or are out of print.

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  5. The Hot 100 turns disturbingly wholesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    If you believe social conservatives in the media, the Hot 100 is a den of musical iniquity full of songs that are little more than advertisements for easy sex, drug abuse, and general un-American thought.

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  6. When Chicago spent its pension money on the mayor's pet projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    As mayor, Richard M. Daley spent hundreds of millions of dollars on unnecessary pet projects-and now successor Rahm Emanuel seems to have the same bad habit.

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  7. Chicago magazine's best, and the restRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    If there were a Chicago food "establishment," its debutantes' ball would be the list of the best restaurants published by Chicago magazine around this time each year, trotting out the latest all-dressed-up progeny from distinguished families such as the Mergeses and the Nahabedians, the One Off Hospitalitys and the Element Collectives.

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  8. Are there five good things about the Cubs so far?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    If Jeff Samardzija's excellent pitching continues, he'll bring the Cubs better prospects when he's traded this summer.

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  9. Key Ingredient: Francis Brennan tarts up doughnutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Chicago Reader

    Sumac, a spice that's made from the brilliant red fruit of certain varieties of the sumac bush, is popular in the Middle East for flavoring meat, hummus, salads, and rice.

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  10. Did you read about Google Glass, AC/DC, and Joakim Noah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Philip Gourevitch on the genocide in Rwanda 20 years ago? - Steve Bogira That ex-cons in one Brazilian crime syndicate can "borrow" submachine guns and grenades on 30-day loans from a "gun library" ? - Osita Nwanevu

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  11. 12 O'Clock Track: Joy Division's 'Passover' songRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Last night and tonight are the first two nights of Passover, and while I'd love to post a cover of "Dayenu" or something like that, my mind always zeroes in on Joy Division 's "Passover" whenever I think of this holiday.

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  12. Reader's Agenda Tue 4/15: 'Chicagoisms,' Godflesh, and Cheap ThrillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    The team behind the book Chicagoisms: The City as Catalyst for Architectural Speculation have brought their ideas to life in "Chicagoisms."

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  13. What will be the legacy of street artist Chris Drew?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Last week, in a private "prescreening" at Columbia College, artist and photographer Nancy Bechtol debuted her first-ever documentary film: Free Speech & the Transcendent Journey of Chris Drew, Street Artist .

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  14. Chicago authors share their secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Jeffrey Renard Allen, Tim Kinsella, and other writers with spring books coming out discuss combating writer's block and more.

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  15. Colson Whitehead deals a weak hand with The Noble HustleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    Poker players are traditionally segregated into two groups : analytical players and feel players.

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  16. The Book of Unknown Americans features a pair of powerhouse immigrant oral historiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chicago Reader

    No story is as deserving of an oral history as the immigrant's tale; even the quietest one is, in its own way, epic.

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  17. Family secrets fill Julia Glass's And the Dark Sacred NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2013 | Chicago Reader

    As a mystery, Julia Glass's fifth novel, And the Dark Sacred Night , fails completely.

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  18. The politics of fiction in O, DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    Anyone aware of Kathleen Rooney's controversial exit in 2010 from Senator Dick Durbin's Chicago office might be disappointed that her new political book isn't a tell-all.

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  19. Spring Books Issue: SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    Julia Glass, Colson Whitehead, Cristina HenrA quez and other writers try to harness the power of the unknown in a crop of new books.

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  20. Not crazy about Mad Men's season premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Reader

    So says Freddy "Pee-Pee Pants" Rumsen, staring directly into the camera in the opening seconds of the final season of Mad Men .

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