Julia Holter @ Pitchfork Festival 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

today in Chicago
* 312 Urban Block Party
* Ari Hest @ SPACE (Late Show)
* Jake Bugg, Honeyhoney @ Metro
* Scout Niblett, Dope Body @ Hideout
* J. Cole, Wale @ Arie Crown Theatre
* Steve Earle and the Dukes @ the Vic
* Pig, Swig, and Record Dig @ Schubas
* Julia Holter, Nedelle Torrisi @ Schubas
* Anathema, Alcest, Mamiffer @ Reggie's
* Livingston Taylor @ SPACE (Early Show)
* Sundowner, Dowsing, 6' 10" @ Beat Kitchen
* Chelsea Wolfe, True Widow @ Bottom Lounge
* Bob Odenkirk, David Cross @ UP Comedy Club
* Pere Ubu, Gargarin, Radiant Devices @ Empty Bottle
* Tal National, M.A.K.U. SoundSystem @ The Burlington
* The Legendary Pink Dots, Orbit Service @ Double Door
* Maritime, R. Stevie Moore, M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Walking Bicycles, Todays Hits @ Kendall College

Schubas' annual Pig, Swig, and Record Dig takes place today. Catch vendors like Reckless, Permanent, Saki, HoZac, Bucket O' Blood, and more until 5PM. Admission is free and all ages are welcome.

Goose Island's 312 Urban Block Party, featuring performances by Low, Disappears, and more, takes places from 4-10PM.

Scout Niblett and Dope Body play the Hideout.

Julia Holter and Nedelle Torrisi play Schubas.

Anathema, Alcest, and Mamiffer play Reggie's.

Chelsea Wolfe and True Widow play Bottom Lounge.

Pere Ubu, Gargarin, and Radiant Devices play the Empty Bottle.

Kanye West performed "Bound 2," "New Slaves," and "Blood on the Leaves" on Later... With Jools Holland. Check out the footage below, and catch him at the United Center on November 7 & 9.

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Kanye West - "Bound 2" on Later... With Jools Holland

Kanye West - "New Slaves" on Later... With Jools Holland

Kanye West - "Blood on the Leaves" on Later... With Jools Holland