This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of Blue Note Records, one of the most important labels … More
From samba to cumbia to norteñas to merengue, Latin music is filled with upbeat cadences and robust soun… More
Chicago celebrates David Bowie with this retrospective. Immerse yourself in the icon's music and movies… 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… 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, "That’s All Right," 60 years ago, on July 19, 1954. We've… 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 m… More
Use your library card to access streaming movies, television, music and audiobook titles, or download them t… More
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.
Pop stars paying homage to music legends
Get ready for the Chicago Gospel Music Festival, June 27-29, by immersing yourself in some inspiring… More
Celebrate the life of jazz legend Horace Silver by listening to some of his music.