All CPL locations closed Thursday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
Are you looking to relax during the school year?
Give yourself some musical healing with shoegaze music. Shoegaze is dreamy, psychede… More
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Terry Riley's In C, which debuted at the San Francisco Tape Music Center on November 4th, 1964.
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of Blue Note Records, one of the most important labels in jazz music.
From samba to cumbia to norteÃ±as to merengue, Latin music is filled with upbeat cadences and robust sounds that tantalize the senses, t… More
Chicago celebrates David Bowie with this retrospective. Immerse yourself in the icon's music and movies, and books that explore his work. More
The classic Nas album celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with a special new edition on CD.
The legendary James Brown is the subject of a new Hollywood movie, Get on Up. Check out these books and… More
Get ready for Lollapalooza by listening to some music by artists performing at the event this weekend… More
Weird Al is back with his first #1 album. Check out Weird Al in books, CDs and scores.
The King released his first single, "Thatâs All Right," 60 years ago, on July 19, 1954. We've got that recording and other favorites. More
The last surviving original member of the Ramones, the band that started the punk movement, died Friday.
Founded in 1964, The Who announced will be celebrating their 50th anniversary with a tour. Check out their music from the library.
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CDs and Books from the R&B great.
We've chosen what we think are 20 of the best albums of the year...so far.