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Sashay into spring with Chicago’s music festivals

Celia Skaggs, Reporter

April 11, 2013

Despite the unusually cold weather taking over campus this week, Spring Quarter is officially in session, which means one thing: Music festival season is here. Although Lollapalooza doesn’t roll into town until August, there...

Jamming with the 120 hour club

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

March 8, 2013

As most of you know, this weekend marks Northwestern’s 39th annual Dance Marathon. Whether you are a dancer, committee member or tent visitor, DM is certainly one of the most exciting weekends on campus. I’m particularly...

The five best places in Chicago to see local talent

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

February 25, 2013

Chicago is undoubtedly one of the best cities in America to see performances from world-famous artists, but the Windy City has its fair share of talented local musicians as well. From blues pioneers to indie rock bands, Chicago...

Musical dates for Valentine’s Day

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

February 12, 2013

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and this year there are some great Chicago concerts to make your holiday more memorable than ever. Whether you’re single, taken or in some complicated mess, the Windy City has you...

Winter Quarter concerts that won’t break the bank

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

January 28, 2013

With weather-induced sickness taking over campus and midterms starting to sneak up out of nowhere, there’s nothing better than a concert to add a healthy dose of fun to that Winter Quarter slump. Last Saturday, I headed downtown...