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1035 N. Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
Chicago Filmmakers and The Cinema Culture present the 5th annual Seen & Heard Music Video Showcase, a national showcase that highlights fresh and inventive videos that push the boundaries of the video form coupled with varied styles of cutting edge music. The program ushers in a rebirth of bite-size cinema as media artists rework appropriated pop culture iconography with slick new digital details using a fresh, raw perspective to create a new paradigm for the music video.
Live music performance by Void Pedal
3730 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60613 (Two blocks North of Wrigley Field)
Chicago, IL 60613
CHIRP Radio is thrilled to welcome The Breeders to the Metro as part of their "Last Splash" 20th Anniversary Tour! They'll be performing both Last Splash and Pod! Speedy Ortiz opens!
2054 W. Grand Ave
CHIRP says a big "thank you" to Upton's Breakroom for selecting us as a recipient for their '12 Charity Days of December' giving effort. On December 19 and 20, Upton's will donate 10% of the days' sales to CHIRP. They have a number of other great recipients throughout the month, so make Upton's a regular stop for your December noshing pleasure and support some great local non-profits at the same time!
3855 N. Lincoln Ave.
Now in its third year, CHIRP’s Live Lit and Music series, The First Time, enjoys its new home at Martyrs. This unique reading series pairs a reader’s personal essay about a notable "first," followed by a song that relates to the piece, played live by The First Time Three band (Steve Frisbie, Liam Davis, Gerald Dowd). Hosted by CHIRP DJ Jenn Sodini, past readers featured in this quarterly series include Shannon Cason, Matt Spiegel, Kelly Hogan, JC Brooks and Ji Suk Yi. This event is a benefit for CHIRP, and tickets are $10.
The next cast of seven readers will interpret the theme "First Lesson" and include:
CHIRP Record Fair & Other Delights
1340 W Washington Blvd
Chicago, IL 60607