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THE LOST ARTISTS SHOW 'Chicago Artists Month Celebration' Saturday October 12th,  5pm - 10pm   ART COLONY STUDIO BUILDING 2630 W. Fletcher, Chicago, IL 60618 (Just Southeast of Belmont/Elston/California)   The Art Colony Studio Building is celebrating Chicago Artists Month with their monthly Art Opening on Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 5pm to 10pm.  Come see our Studio and Visiting Artists, and visit the Studio / Gallery spaces.  Free parking.   Participating Studio Artists include: Walter Fydryck, Adam Helman, Frank Mascenic, Kirk Rohrbaugh, James Vellner   Participating Visiting Artists include: David Bechtol, Nancy Bechtol, Brian Garay, Ken Hirte, Moira Hyatt, Michael Platt,...

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Asking Alexandria, Britain, Chicago, In-Store, Korn, Metal, Music, promotions, Screamo, Signing, The Alley, The Riviera, USA -

Asking Alexandria will be doing an in-store signing at The Alley! Wednesday, October 2, from 2PM to 3PM. There will be CD's and shirts available!  On tour with KoRn | 10/2 at The Riv, 7PM

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Clothing, Music, Pop Culture, Women's -

Are you always saying to yourself "how come boys get all the good band tees?!" I know I am! Do you see people walking around with their sweet customized band tees and you're like "how the fuck did they do that?!"  Well here's a blog on how to make a boy's band tee into a super girlie mock corset tunic top. It's easy, it takes ten minutes (for real, just ten minutes) and it looks super hot no matter what shape your body is. Last week Jessie and I were going to an 80's dance night at Neo, and she...

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congress theater, live, Music, refused, shows, the refused -

Last night The Refused played to a sold out show at the Congress Theater in Chicago. Some 4000 odd people had the privilege of seeing them play in Chicago for the first time in around 14 years. That's a very long time to wait for a band to roll through your home town again, but it was fucking worth the wait. They did not let us down. I first saw The Refused play a small show at The Fireside Bowl in Chicago in 1996. I was a Junior in high school and had made my standard trip out to the city from...

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I remember the days of being under 21 and trying to find a place to go dance and be with other people that shared the same subculture as me (which is longer ago than I care to admit!) . The woe! The suffering! The need to wear my new Lip Service in public!  The vinyl burning a hole in my closet! There aren't a lot of meet ups or club nights in chicago that are 18+ for the goth/ebm/deathrock/industrial/steampunk/etc scenes, sadly. However, there  is one night, called Nocturna,  hosted and DJ'd by the very talented and loverly ScaryLady Sarah. It's held at...

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