Helping to further delineate the link between simulated-dungeon-crawling and six-string-shredding, the Little Village-based Numero Group label is preparing to release a compilation of Dungeons & Dragons-inspired seventies hard rock.
On October 22, 1963, over 200,000 students in Chicago skipped school. They weren’t playing hooky; they were protesting the inferior education black students received in Chicago Public Schools. University of Chicago student Gordon Quinn and his friends decided to pick up some film stock left over from another project, ignore the due date on their camera rental, and interview the protestors.
A Chicago newcomer—one unfamiliar with the Dan Ryan Red Line’s history of slowness or with its recent reconstructions—might have taken a ride from the 95th/Dan Ryan station to Chinatown on October 20 and concluded that nothing was out of the ordinary. An experienced rider, however, would have noted that the trip took them only twenty minutes, which, according to the […]