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Friday Quick Links

When we're not dropping window A/C units off the second floor, we're inside, in the dark, reading things online.

  • Wow, thanks to everyone who came out to our party! We have photos so you can relive the night (or just plain ole remember it), as does Time Out.
  • A phenomenon of decorating bicycle spokes to create "scraper bikes" is rolling through Oakland, CA. I'm enjoying the musical wing of the movement. (And waiting to see Chicago's spin on it.)
  • Bono got emergency back surgery, which doesn't lend itself to a North American tour. All North American dates (including U2's July 6th Chicago show) have been postponed, to be rescheduled at a later date.
  • 30db (a side project of Umphrey's McGee and Yonder Mountain String Band members with Chicago connections) covers Wilco's song "Handshake Drugs."
  • One thing I didn't expect to find on Lincoln Hall's calendar: hockey. (Watch the Stanley Cup games in the music room next week.)
 
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