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Enjoy “What’s on Dec” on “Windy City Live!”

Click here to see Rockit Ranch CEO Billy Dec's inside scoop on the best parties, fests, games, concerts, events.. on his latest Thursday 11am weekly ABC TV segment called “What’s on Dec” on "Windy...
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Grappel/Cohen Recording Endowment winner Cory Goodrich pays tribute to the roots of country music and the Carter Family with her folk album, Wildwood Flower.

Three years ago, I was cast as June Carter Cash in a production of Ring of Fire, and our music director, Malcolm Ruhl, insisted I learn the ‘harp for the role. I started looking for teachers (there are few), looking for harps for sale (nowhere in Chicago) and I came across a publication called Autoharp Quarterly. In this magazine, I found an application for the Cohen/Grappel Recording Endowment, and on a whim, I applied. I never thought for a second they would pick me.
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Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks

You don’t have to spend money to experience world-class theater in Chicago this summer—just grab a blanket and head to one of the 19 parks on this year’s Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks tour!
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One Stage. One Music. One Community.

Is there one day that goes by without news of people getting hurt? Of lives lost in blatant acts of hatred? What can we do as a society? If this is the direction that the world is going in, where and how do we plant the seeds of love and harmony?
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Man’s Best Friend Hosted by Factor|Chosen Model Management

Compassion never goes out of style. For the fifth year running, Factor|Chosen Model Management is giving back to those that bring us so much: our beloved pets! This year, Factor|Chosen and the Anti-Cruelty Society (ACS) are looking forward to hosting Man’s Best Friend at the Dana Hotel on August 11th from 6-8pm. 100% of the proceeds from this event go straight to the ACS, a no kill shelter, to help support the incredible work they do in our community.
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The Localpalooza Chicago Showcase

Hi All - Mike Vogus here, guitarist for Chicago band Burnside & Hooker and founder of Localpalooza Chicago. Anyone who has ever lived in or visited Chicago knows that there is no better city in...