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What’s Fresh in Podcasts

What’s Fresh in Podcasts

Matt Koske

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Fighting In The War Room The twice-weekly podcast “Fighting In The War Room” is hosted by Katey Rich of Vanity Fair, Da7e Gonzales and Matt Patches of  Thrillist and David Ehrlich of IndieWire. Regularly, the group discusses hot movie takes, issues regarding the film and TV industry and film festi...

Soft melodies shine in Phoebe Bridgers’ “Stranger in the Alps”

Soft melodies shine in Phoebe Bridgers’ “Stranger in the Alps”

Marty O'Connell

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Musician Phoebe Bridgers has surrounded herself with experts of sad songs like Ryan Adams, Julien Baker and Conor Oberst, so it’s no surprise that her new album is a superb collection of songs that will rip your heart out. “Stranger In The Alps,” the debut LP from the 22-year-old singer-songwri...

The Florida Project: Director Sean Baker tells a story of wonderment

The Florida Project: Director Sean Baker tells a story of wonderment

Matt Koske

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

After an exhausting franchise-heavy summer, the spectacle of writer-director Sean Baker pinpoints the impoverished and overlooked outskirts of the happiest place on Earth. Read More »...

HBO’s “Vice Principals” star Danny McBride hangs out

HBO’s “Vice Principals” star Danny McBride hangs out

Matt Koske

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Currently streaming on HBO is the witty and eccentric two-part miniseries “Vice Principals.” Season one, in full, is available on HBO now, though the second season is being released on a weekly basis and is on episode three for your viewing pleasure. Read More »...

CDM welcomes screenwriting industry professionals

CDM welcomes screenwriting industry professionals

Shelby Wheeler

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

On Saturday, DePaul’s screenwriting students and other CDM majors came out to attend the Courier 12 Screenwriting Conference held in DePaul’s Loop campus. Read More »...

Glass Animals, Amber Mark showcase new material at Aragon Ballroom

Glass Animals, Amber Mark showcase new material at Aragon Ballroom

Yazmin Dominguez

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Bringing their peanut butter vibes back to Chicago since their performance at Lollapalooza, indie rock band Glass Animals with Amber Mark visited the Aragon Ballroom on Thursday, Sept. 28. Read More »...

What’s Fresh in Documentaries

What’s Fresh in Documentaries

Matt Koske

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Barbecue Unknown to many, this little gem streaming on Netflix spans from Texas to the Syrian boarder in this documentary about the tradition behind a simple barbecue. Told in 13 different languages, director Matthew Salleh celebrates community, friendship and culture in this pretty journey about th...

Red Bull Sound Select presents 30 shows in Chicago

Red Bull Sound Select presents 30 shows in Chicago

Sabrina Miresse

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Red Bull Sound Select is coming to Chicago this November for 30-days of live music around the city. Over 70 artists are performing in this month-long event. Read More »...

Film Festivities: A look into the Chicago International Film Festival

Film Festivities: A look into the Chicago International Film Festival

Matt Koske

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

As award season is fully underway, film festivals are taking place every other weekend and the word of mouth is spreading for films that greatly deserve it. Last year, the Chicago International Film Festival welcomed films like “Arrival,” “La La Land” and “Moonlight.” If you have any incl...

The National’s time off shines in “Sleep Well Beast“

The National’s time off shines in  “Sleep Well Beast“

Sabrina Miresse

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Indie-rock band The National released their seventh studio album “Sleep Well Beast” on Sept 8. This album is their highest-charting yet. “Sleep Well Beast” was the first of The National’s to reach No. 1 in the UK. The album also hit No. 2 on Billboard Top 200. Read More »...

What’s fresh in animated TV

What’s fresh in animated TV

Matt Koske

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Rick and Morty The goofiness continues for the grandfather-grandson pair in “Rick and Morty” that’s now in its third season, airing on Sundays on Adult Swim. The drunk super scientist Rick drags his dumb-witted grandson Morty to inter-dimensional galaxies as they must fight colorful villains an...

MoviePass cards delivered after significant price drop

MoviePass cards delivered after significant price drop

Matt Koske

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

MoviePass is simple. You pay a monthly subscription that grants you the option to see up to one move per day, for every day of the month. Fortunately, for us moviegoers, it just got a whole lot simpler.  Welcome to the MoviePass, the monthly payment of only $9.95. Read More »...

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