#Midwest

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

Time Out Tastemakers Uncover Hidden Chicago Gems

Neighborhood bookstores, historic hotels, hidden speakeasies and more underappreciated Chicago locales to explore.

News | Interesting Links

These are the 8 biggest misconceptions about the Midwest - Business Insider

Midwesterners are sick of people thinking their region is just corn and white people. Nearly two dozen shared with Business Insider what they think "coasties" miss out about the Midwest.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

The Best Things To Do in the Summer in Chicago

Make the most of summer in Chicago with our guide to the season's best things to do, including festivals, beaches, patios and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

Best Midwest Summer Music Festivals Near Chicago

Take a road trip from Chicago and see some of your favorite bands at the best Midwestern summer music festivals.

Miscellaneous | Chicagoey Stuff

The disappearing Chicago accent is layered with local history | Reasons to love Chicago

Da dialect of da Daleys is becoming increasingly rare.

Miscellaneous | Chicagoey Stuff

Explaining Chicago to New Yorkers is supremely gratifying

It's a delight to watch the slow-dawning revelation that another American city might give NYC a run for its money.

News | News

Chicago cop given 5 years in prison for shooting at car, wounding two teens

Officer Marco Proano told the judge he was just trying “to protect human life” when he fired 16 times at the car. He was sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Music | Music

The Riverdales - The Riverdales (full album)

The debut album by the Riverdales. Released in June 1995 through Lookout Records, produced by Mass Giorgini and Billie Joe Armstrong. I know all the songs ar...

Sports | Cycling

2017-18 Telenet UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup – Waterloo, USA - Men Elite

Watch the live stream for the 2nd round of the 2017-18 Telenet UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup at Waterloo in the USA. Live streaming starts on the 24th of septemb...

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Hydrofoil Surfing in Chicago with Zane Schweitzer

A short film by Mike Killion featuring hydrofoil surfing in Chicago with Zane Schweitzer and Ian Jacobson of Chicago SUP. All Video © Mike Killion 2017 Music…

Sports | Cycling

2017 Men's Little 500

The Indiana University Student Foundation's 67th Running of the Men's Little 500 at Bill Armstrong Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana

Sports | Cycling

Vintage: Chicago's cycling craze -- Chicago Tribune

It was 1896, the pinnacle of America's first cycling craze, and Chicago was caught up in the excitement over these new "noiseless steeds." Then as now, bicycles jostled with other modes of transportation, vying for supremacy.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Jaded In Chicago

Originally a printed zine from 1998 – 2004, Jaded In Chicago has returned exclusively online. Our goal is to provide coverage of Chicago’s expansive independent

Music | Music

Death - Views/ Can you give me a thrill?

From Death's 2011 release 'Spiritual Mental Physical'. A compilation of demos and rough cuts that predate the 1975 recording sessions that resulted on 2009's...

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

11 Pizza Joints that will change your life - Voyage Chicago | Chicago City Guide

When we work late, there is one thing almost everyone on the editorial team agrees on: it’s time to order pizza. Thankfully Chicago has some of the best pizza in the country (even our NYC colleagues have come around to this…albeit slowly). We’ve sha

Entertainment | Music

Man or Astro-Man?- Destroy All Astromen [Full Album]

00:00 reverb 10,000 02:15 name of numbers 03:39 popcorn crabula 05:35 a mouthful of exhaust 07:31 of sex and demise 09:31 joker's wild 11:46 intoxica 13:25 m...

Music | Music

This Bike Is A Pipe Bomb - Dance party with... (Full Album)

1 The Star Song 2 R.O.D.A.D. 3 Memoirs From the Secret Spot 4 Imperfection 5 The Black Panther Song 6 Murder Bike 7 Johnny 8 It Matters 9 Next Bus 10 Of Chiv...

Music | Music

The Riverdales - The Riverdales (full album)

The debut album by the Riverdales. Released in June 1995 through Lookout Records, produced by Mass Giorgini and Billie Joe Armstrong. I know all the songs ar...

Music | Music

Jawbreaker -- I Love You So Much It's Killing Us Both (Official Tour Video)

Ya boyz in Minneapolis. First Avenue, October 11, 1995. Prince watched from side stage, near Anthony's monitor. A great time was had by all, especially at mi...

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

The best rooftop bars in Chicago

Nothing beats drinking at rooftop bars. Chicago residents wait all year for great views with a drink, from hotel bars to elevated lounges or decks.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

The most legendary dive bars in Chicago

Of all the bars in Chicago, we maybe love our dive bars the most. Here, we pay homage to the bars that we think are the most legendary in the city

Sports | Cycling

Raise the Road

Presented by Chicago Women's Elite Cycling

Food & Drink | Coffee

The 18 Best Coffee Shops In Chicago

The coffee is always hot and full of flavor at our picks for the best coffeehouses in Chicago.

Food & Drink | Coffee

Angry Catfish Bicycle + Coffee Bar, Minneapolis, MN

Angry Catfish has the best coffee and bicycle sales and service in Minneapolis, MN. We offer bikes made by such great manufacturers as Salsa, Moots, Niner, All City, Surly, Lynskey, Shinola, Foundry, and Parlee. We also carry top of the line bicycle cloth

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

Kiteboarding the Forgotten Coast

Theres many people that have not experienced the beauty of Lake Michigan. Exploring her shores with a kite is a magical experience. We often have a hard time explaining…

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

HandleBarSTL | HandleBar

Music | Music

Surfabilly Freakout Radio - Streaming live and worldwide at SurfabillyFreakout.com. - Home

Surfabilly Freakout Radio - *SURF * GARAGE * PSYCHOBILLY * SPAGHETTI WESTERN * ROCKABILLY* Check out Surfabilly Freakout DJs Jet Sterling, Chelsea Bandita, Koffin Keith, Motorhead Mike, Kamikaze Chris and D.O.A...the Director of Awesome as we play music t

Sports | Cycling

Michigan Meandering // Exploring the UP's Best Singletrack

Venturing into the unknown is often a gamble, but when it pays off, it’s incredibly rewarding. Our plans to explore Michigan’s Upper Peninsula felt a bit lik...

Food & Drink | Travel

The Best Outdoor Activities in Chicago

The best runs, rides, climbs, and places to refuel in the Windy City

Music | Music

Dillinger Four - Unemployed

This Shit Is Genius

Food & Drink | Travel

Earphoria Chicago Logan Square

facebook.com/hostelearphoria Hostel Earphoria is a unique guesthouse in Logan Square, Chicago that gives musicians a space to stay, play, practice, record, collaborate and perform. Hostel Earphoria is a unique guesthouse in Logan Square Chicago, specifica

Music | Music

Hüsker Dü - Everything Falls Apart (Full 12'')

Reflex Records (1983) A1 From The Gut 00:00 A2 Blah, Blah, Blah 01:41 A3 Punch Drunk 03:50 A4 Bricklayer 04:23 A5 Afraid Of Being Wrong 04:56 A6 Sunshine Sup...

Music | Music

The Soviettes "The Land of Clear Blue Radio"

Directed by Justin Staggs www.JustinStaggs.com This is the very first music video I ever directed / produced, and the first of four videos I did for the Sovi...

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Detroit Rising: OABI (Once Around Belle Isle) as a reflection of a city's rebirth - Distressed Mullet

“We’re going to try to get you on the water and started on time to avoid the weather that’s forecasted for later today.” Thunder boomed in the distance. “O

Music | Music

Dillinger Four - This Shit Is Genius (full album)

I don't own the rights, D4 does. Enjoy! No copyright infringement intended. For more punk rock videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtUwwXoDrXPj23s_BvXTL...

Sports | Cycling

Cadence x Familia

Dustin Klein heads to the Midwest to meet up with skate legends Steve Nesser and Todd Bratrud to discuss growing up skating in the Midwest, cycling and passion.…

Music | Music

Dillinger Four - The Great American Going Out Of Business Sale

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Food & Drink | Coffee

Big Story In A Small Town: Goshen Coffee In Edwardsville, Illinois - Sprudge

Sometimes you plan for things in life, and sometimes you get thrown into the deep end, head first. Such is the story of Goshen Coffee in Edwardsville, Illinois, a small town located across the Mississippi River from St. Louis, Missouri.  Every morning fo

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

PWS Chicago to Milwaukee, Journey 1

Military Veteran Nate Dub stand up paddles from chicago to Milwaukee 100 miles to raise funds for charity and help vets with PTSD.

Sports | Cycling

The Hub bike co-op in Minneapolis

The Hub is a worker-owned and democratically-run workplace focused on providing excellent bicycle products and services for all your biking needs. We offer the best sales and service, along with fittings, classes, used bikes and parts, DIY repair, and gro

Sports | Cycling

Almanzo 100 - Bicycle Race

How does a man move and shape a culture? Our love of storytelling compelled us to find out, so we dug into the story of the Almanzo 100 gravel road race–the…

Sports | Cycling

10 Best Gravel Races in America - Gear Patrol

Thinking about signing up for a gravel race? These are 10 of the best in America.

News | News

Illinois bans cigarette butts, $1,500 fine to anyone that throws one on the ground

In an effort to curb litter, the state of Illinois has made it illegal to toss cigarette butts on the ground, nailing first time offenders with a $1,500 fine. According to the national lobbying organization Americans for Nonsmokers Rights, cigarette

Sports | Cycling

Welcome to Spun Bicycles in Norhtside Cincinnati

Established in the Spring of 2013, Spun Bicycles is a full service bike shop located within the historic Hoffner Lodge in the heart of Cincinnati's Northside neighborhood.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Winter SUP On Lake Michigan Takes Guts. And A Thick Wetsuit.

Michigan-based Filmmaker Seth Haley enjoys capturing the best that his state has to offer, and that often means braving less than ideal conditions. "There is something immensely satisfying in experencing the lake and capturing whatever mood it happen

Sports | Cycling

Bikes are People: Jeff Frane All-City Cycles

Meet the humans behind the machines. In this episode of Bikes are People we talk with Jeff Frane, cofounder of All-City Cycles. Learn how All-City began and ...

Food & Drink | Chicago Food & Drink

12 Midwest craft beers to drink on Thanksgiving

Not sure what craft beer to pair with turkey, mashed potatoes or pumpkin pie? We asked beverage directors and bartenders to help.