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Friday, Feb. 19, 2010

Tonight @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m.

Chicago music writers Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis, of the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times respectively, make an odd pair. Kot is the likable everyman, while DeRogatis is a more divisive figure, an opinioned curmudgeon...
Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010

Chuck Berry, Sound Opinions, Muzzle of Bees and Patton Oswalt

Without a doubt the most influential of the early rock ’n’ roll figures and the man most responsible for popularizing the genre’s signature guitar sound and 4/4 beat, Chuck Berry penned hits that created the template for The Beatles, The Beach Boys and The Rolling Stones, with songs like “Johnny B. Goode,” “Roll Over Beethoven” and “Maybellene...