Baz Luhrmann’s Expensive Musical Drama “The Get Down” on Netflix Now

Baz Luhrmann’s Expensive Musical Drama “The Get Down” on Netflix Now

New York City in the late 1970’s was a disaster: the city was nearly broke, flooded in homelessness, poverty, and disrepair. From these near-ruins, three vibrant musical genres were born—punk, disco, and, my personal favorite, hip-hop. In Baz Luhrmann’s pricey new 12-part series for Netflix, “The Get Down”, set in the Bronx in 1977, the lives of a group of teenagers who give rise to the latter of these three genres are chronicled. Reports have production…

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Chance the Rapper to Host Magnificent Coloring Day at US Cellular

Chance the Rapper to Host Magnificent Coloring Day at US Cellular

In what’s being billed as the “first ever music festival” at the White Sox South Side home, Chance the Rapper is hosting “Magnificent Coloring Day” at US Cellular Field this September. Scheduled to appear alongside the Chicago native on September 24th are Lil Wayne, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Tyler the Creator, Young Thug, and more. Tickets range from $35 for the 500 level (Upper Deck) to $150 for Club Level (300 level) seating, if you’re…

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