Chester A. Arthur

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    The Fattenin' Frogs on paying tribute to Howlin' Wolf's "evil" music

    From rock to gospel and folk to country, there are countless roots-appreciating musical souls influenced by Chester Arthur "Howlin' Wolf" Burnett and his mid-20th-century, Delta-to-Chicago take on the blues. It's in this spirit that local traditionalists The Fattenin' Frogs bring together other acts ... More >>

  • News

    March 27, 2013

    Major League Baseball's screwball economics

    As another baseball season begins, MLB faces an unstable future — and you're picking up the tab

  • News

    August 10, 2005

    Live Nude Theater Cheap Cheap Cheap!

    (Okay, a few of the performers in the nation's biggest Fringe Festival aren't nude. but a lot of them are.)

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2005

    Total infringement

    Opening Fringe weekend has come and gone. City Pages will offer full coverage in this Wednesday's issue, but here are a few notes. I saw ten shows this weekend, which I wouldn't particularly recommend to anyone--although the recurring faces I saw at many venues suggested that some were pursuing even ... More >>