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Help Wanted At New Wicker Park Target Store

CHICAGO (CBS) — Target is hosting a job fair to hire new employees for its new Wicker Park store.

The company is looking to hire 75 people new employees for the small format store set to open July 22. 25 more words

News

Behind the Music: Purple Llama Records

Locals Only is excited to launch yet another new segment, Behind the Music! These short photo feature pieces aim to showcase the people and places that work “behind the scenes” to bring music into our lives, whether that be employees at a music venue, owners of record stores or organizers who book shows. 380 more words

NoMBe brings zen to Wicker Park at Chop Shop

Originally published in Third Coast Review

NoMBe brought relaxing and catchy melodies to Wicker Park’s Chop Shop Wednesday, with his LA crew. Noah McBeth introduced himself a few songs through his set, and included his German heritage. 437 more words

Music

Innertown Pub

Innertown Pub is the bar-next-door that we all need in our lives. If you’re tired of the wild drinking spots in Wicker Park, head a few blocks south to the quieter residential Thomas Street and look for the corner building with the vintage sign that says “Home to the Arts.” 177 more words

Not All That Glitters Is Gold: Led Zeppelin's Questionable Songwriting Ethics

Many plagiarism allegations, settled both in and out of courtrooms, lurk within Led Zeppelin’s discography. Allegations ranging from incorrect songwriting attribution to explicit plagiarism have followed the legendary rock group throughout their entire career. 2,579 more words

Features

Theo Katzman unifies at Wicker Park's Subterranean

Originally published in Third Coast Review.

Vulfpeck lead vocalist Theo Katzman brought a monarchical, yet simultaneously unifying performance to Wicker Park’s Subterranean. Although Katzman didn’t leave behind all of his Los Angeles band for this solo adventure, his presence alone commanded the room enough to cause shushing among audience members. 287 more words

Music

Is it possible to get fresh, frozen seafood in Chicago?

Nick Simon, sales director from Wixter Market joins Justin on Industry Night to tell us about changing the game of frozen seafood. Nick talks about how they sell frozen seafood to consumers, they method of attracting customers, what “sustainable fishing” actually means, Chicago’s understanding about how seafood is done, the business of distribution and how they are able to compete, the importance of establishing relationships and why transparency is the key to their business success. 44 more words

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