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Jazz drummer, beat scientist and bandleader Makaya McCraven keeps past music alive — but puts his own spin on it.

Grammy award-winning Cory Henry delves deep into his deepest musical heroes, favorite keyboards, what it’s like to be back on tour again and more.

We might have gotten rained out at Summer Smash and nearly trampled by fence-jumpers at Lollapalooza (true story), but that didn’t stop us from enjoying some of our favorite late summer festivals in the city.

MCs Olskool Ice-Gre and E.P. da Hellcat entered the studio for the first time in more than a decade at the behest of Kanye West.

Texas soul singer Leon Bridges discusses his latest album, Gold-Diggers Sound, the music that inspired it, the scent that instantly makes him nostalgic and more…

Tyler, The Creator’s latest album sets the stage for independence, evolution and reclaiming identity during the pandemic.

June 12th is Record Store Day, also marking a triumphant return to in-store shopping: as Chicago officially reopens on June 11th.

The rapper’s upcoming album Haram! (which boasts a diverse set of features from Flo Milli, Santigold, Jesse Boykins III and more) is set to release June 18th.

A growing chorus of artists are speaking out, claiming Rosebud cultivated a toxic environment and unfair business practices.

Damon Locks has followed a path that’s enabled him to merge his studio practice, music making and teaching.