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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


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

The Download

Shining New Lights on Old Things

While there are many historical buildings and sights to see in the beautiful city of Chicago, this is by far one of my favorites. Situated in the Bucktown & Wicker Park and the famous 6 way corner of Damen, Milwaukee, and North Avenues is the Noel State Bank. 392 more words

Remember Wicker Park

You keep your eyes half-open; yet our sights are closer than the people on this cold park bench
We both smell like popcorn, and our breaths smell like cheese… 339 more words


Q&A: Get to know Chicago Artist CRAVE

Chicago Flex got a chance to catch up with Crave, the intriguing artist behind many art pieces around Chicago. While these pieces may pop up in random streets, walls and alleys, there is a deep message behind each one. 747 more words


Chicago Restaurant Week

Chicago Restaurant Week is one of my favorite weeks in Chicago in the winter! There are so many amazing restaurants in this city but not all fall under my budget. 534 more words


Eddie Balchowsky, Portrait of a Chicago Jewish Radical

On Feburary 10th I presented at “Eddie Balchowksy, Portrait of a Chicago Jewish Radical,” put together by Rabbi Brant Rosen, of Tzedek Chicago and co-sponsored by the Chicago Workmen’s Circle. 439 more words