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This Week In Film History…

On September 6, 1967, a documentary titled Don’t Look Back opened at an old ramshackle theater in San Francisco. It was hard to imagine why this old pornographic movie theater had a line of people extending out the door and around the corner, but once you found out it was about Bob Dylan, it was no surprise at all. The September 6th release was the first large-scale screening of the film that documented Bob Dylan and company’s whirlwind 1965 European tour. Joining him on tour were the likes of artists like Joan Baez, Donovan, and Allen Ginsberg, along with the standard parade of press, crew, police, fans, and everything else that came to epitomize Rock n’ Roll in the 1960s.

Bob Dylan, in particular, was an iconic figure in his own right. He had risen to fame in the early-60’s folk scene in New York City’s Greenwich Village, developing his own songwriting skills and capturing fans around the world with songs like Blowin’ in the Wind, A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall, and The Times They Are A-Changin,’ his so-called early “protest era” catalogue. Continue reading

Late Pass Party Series


Location: 2011 W North Avenue, Chicago
When: Saturday, January 23rd @ 8PM

The Late Pass Party Series will take over Sub-T this Saturday for what should be a good show. Treated Crew’s Mic Terror will headline the night while Roy French, Save Money’s Brian Fresco, and Gzus Piece open things up. This one is 17+ and advance tickets are still available for $10 ($15 @ door), click the link below to grab yours now.

Late Pass Party Series Tickets

King Chip LIVE @ Subterranean


Location: 2011 W North Avenue, Chicago
When: Thursday, January 29th @ 8PM

King Chip (formerly Chip Tha Ripper) will be sliding through Chicago tonight. It’s been quite some time since we’ve seen Chip live, so you can bet it’s going to be a good show. No word on any other performers yet, but the event is billed at 17+. There’s no telling when the next time you’ll see Chip and $15 bucks isn’t bad at all, click the link below and cop your tickets now.

King Chip Tickets

Show You Suck’s “Pizza Party Homecoming”


Location: 2011 W North Avenue, Chicago
When: Saturday, December 13th @ 9:30PM

The One Man Pizza Party will be having his homecoming show tomorrow at Sub-T. Show You Suck has accomplished a lot this year, so it’s only right that the city comes out to party with the man. Dimo’s Pizza will sponsor the event and BBU will also hit the stage along with a few special guests (L.O.D?). If you know what’s up, you wont pass this by; besides it’s FREE.99.

Jugrnaut Presents: “Sweatshop A Welcome Back”


Location: 2011 W North Avenue, Chicago
When: Thursday, January 30th @ 8PM

The good guys at Jugrnaut always seem to have something going on and it appears they’re back at it again. Their “Sweatshop Dance Party” is back for another round at Chicago’s Subterranean on 6 Corners. Wicker Park is always a good time, especially when you’ve got Matt Boy White, Manny Muscles, DJ Iggy & Elz all spinning under the same roof. The event is 17+ and is only $5 in advance ($7 @ the door before 10PM), definitely something to stop by and check out.