Elastic Arts Foundation - Fantastic Improvised Music Series (and a good deal more) in Chicago's Logan Square
The Hideout - Fantastic Immediate Sound new-jazz series on Wednesday nights at this Chicago club/bar/hangout
Velvet Lounge - Fred Anderson's Chicago club; Relocated, reopened!
Wes Cleaver photography - Chicago's greatest photographer--check out his work online!
Bjork website - the name says it all
AACM - Chicago's historic musical collective
Salon Magazine - my news source