The Chicago Sun Times
350 N. Orleans
Chicago, IL 60654
T: 312.321.3000
F: 312.321.2566

Miriam Dinunzio
Weekend Editor
Dave Hoekstra
Denise O’Neil
Ticket Line
Darel Jevens
Sunday Show Editor

The Chicago Tribune
435 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
T: 312.222.4674
F: 312.222.0236

Matthew Pais
RedEye Movie Critic/Music Editor
Greg Kot
Rock/Pop Critic
Kevin Williams
Editor: On the Town/Music Editor
Howard Reich
Jazz Critic
Scott Powers
Entertainment/Music Editor
Rebecca Keith Palmore
Senior Editor


The Chicago Reader
350 N. Orleans
10th Fl
Chicago, IL 60654
T: 312.222.6925
F: 312.321.9917

Philip Montoro
Music Editor
Leor Galil
Critic - Sharp Darts
Peter Margasak
Music Critic
Deanna Isaacs
Music Critic
Kevin Warwick
Music Critic
Luca Cimarusti
Music Critic

Time Out Chicago
247 S. State St., 17th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
T: 312.924.9555
F: 312.924.9560

Brent DiCrescenzo
Music Editor
Areif Sless-Kitain
Music Editor
Joshua P. Ferguson
Clubs Editor
Erin Osmon
Associate Music Editor

The A.V. Club
730 N. Franklin St
7th Fl
Chicago, IL 60654
T: 312.676.6458
F: 312.751.4137

Marah Eakin
Associate Editor


Chicago Magazine
500 N. Dearborn, Ste 1200
Chicago, IL 60610
T: 312.222.8999
F: 312.222.0287

Matt Pollock
Freelance Music Critic

Illinois Entertainer
4223 W. Lake St., Ste. 420
Chicago, IL 60624
T: 773.533.9333
F: 773.751.5051

Steve Forsteneger
Add events to calendar

Suburban Dailies

Daily Herald (NW)
P.O. Box 280
Arlington Heights, IL 60006
T: 847.427.4300
F: 847.427.1301

Lisa Miner
Features Editor
Scott Morgan
Music Listings
Laura Stewart
Music Listings

Southtown Star
6901 W. 159th St.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
T: 708.802.8800
F: 708.243.5999

Dennis Robaugh
Managing Editor

Special Interest

Windy City Times
5315 N. Clark St. #192
Chicago, IL 60640
T: 773.871.7610
F: 773.871.7609

Andrew Davis
Managing Editor
Jean Albright
Calendar Listings Editor

Chicago Pride
3712 N. Broadway #471
Chicago, Illinois 60613
T: 312.264.2500
F: 312.276.8416

435 N. Michigan Ave., 12th floor
Chicago, IL 60611
T: 312.527.8400

John Trainor
General Manager
Fernando Diaz
Managing Editor


WKQX - 101WKQX - 101.1 FM
455 N Cityfront Plaza Drive
Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60611
T: 312.984.5340

Jeannine Moose
Walt Flakus
Music Director
Nicole DellaPosta

WLUP - 97.9 The Loop - 97.9 FM
230 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654
T: 312.245.1200

Jeannine Moose
Wade Linder
Zakk Tyler
Music Director
Christopher Andrews

WBEZ - 91.5 FM NPR Station
848 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
P: 312.948.4600

Aurora Aguilar

WDCB - 90.9 FM
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
T: 630.942.4200
F: 630.942.2788

Paul Abella
Music Director

WHPK - 88.5
University of Chicago
5706 S. University Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
T: 773.702.8289
F: 773.702.7718
3108 S. Route 59, Ste. 124-265
Naperville, IL 60564-7804
T: 708.680.Q101
Advertisements: 630.426.3538

WLUW - 88.7 FM
Loyola University
820 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
T: 773-508-9589

Maxx McGathey
Program Director
Allan Benedict
Music Director

WNUR - 89.3 FM
Northwestern University
1877 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
T: 847.491.7102

David Benjamin
General Manager
Desiree Staples
Program Director
Dan Sloan
Rock Music Director
Killian Coate
Streetbeat Producer
Brendan Klinkenberg
Streetbeat Producer

WXRT - 93.1 FM
180 N. Stetson – 10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
T: 312.649.0099
F: 312.240.7973

Norm Winer
Program Director
Richard Milne
Local Anesthetic
Marty Lenartz
Big Beat/Indies

Radio DePaul
2250 N. Sheffield Avenue, Suite 317
Chicago, IL 60614
T: 773.325.7308
F: 773.325.4133

Eli Hershkovich
General Manager
Liz Peterson
Music Director

WGN - 720 AM
435 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60601
T: 312.330.5318

Peter Zimmerman
Producer - The Download with Justin Kaufmann


Groovin' High Records
1047 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
T: 773. 476.6846

Gramaphone Records
2843 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60657
T: 773.472.3683
F: 773.472.5176

Laurie's Planet of Sound
4639 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
T: 773.271.3569

Reckless Records - Lakeview
3126 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60657
T: 773.404.5080

Record Exchange
1505 W. Morse Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626
T: 773.973.0452

Rolling Stone Records
7300 W. Irving Park Rd.
Norridge, IL 60706
T: 708.456.0861

See Hear Inc.
217 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL 60610
T: 312.664.6285

3716 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
T: 773.486.3997

3819 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60613
T: 773.880.7420

Dave's Records
2604 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
T: 773.929.6325
F: 773.929.6027

Dusty Groove
1120 N. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
T: 773.342.5800
F: 773.342.2180

Favorite Records
1535 W. Division St.
Chicago, IL 60642
T: 773.697.3421

Hyde Park Records
1377 E. 53rd St.
Chicago, IL 60615
T: 773.288.6588

Kstarke Records
1109 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60686
T: 773.772.4880

Logan Hardware
2532 W. Fullerton
Chicago, IL 60647
T: 773.235.5030

Permanent Records
1914 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
T: 773.278.1744

Village Records
2010 Roscoe St.
Chicago, IL 60618
T: 773.549.7868

Reckless Records - Wicker Park
1532 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
T: 773.235.3727

Reckless Records - The Loop
26 E. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60602
T: 312.795.0878


2354 N. Milwaukee #2
Chicago, IL 60647

Allison Gruner
Accounts Manager
Katie Karpowicz
Content Manager
Graham Hickey
New Business Development
Scott Cramer
General Manager


Chuck Sudo
Samantha Abernethy
Associate Editor
Jim Kopeny
Arts & Entertainment/Music

Brooklyn Vegan

Gapers Block

Sarah Brooks
Music Editor

Fakeshore Drive

Loud Loop Press

Richard Giraldi
Josh Reed
Webmaster/Media Editor
Audrey Leon
Associate Editor

205 N. Michigan Ave. #3200
Chicago, IL 60601
T: 312.341.1290

Scott Morrow
Music Editor
Ellie Fehd

UR Chicago

Neil Miller Jr.
Music Editor

Lost in Concert

Ben Dahl

Chicago Innerview
P.O. Box 221630
Chicago, IL 60622
T: 773.904.8903

Jay Gentile
Chris Sevening
Online Editor
Don Bartlett
Senior Editor


Stephen Gossett
Managing Editor

Ill Roots

The Deli