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Resident Advisor: Frankie Knuckles

Waiting on My Angel: I look back on the remarkable life of the godfather of house music.

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Resident Advisor: Medusa’s

How a little-known teen club for “weirdos” came to make a deep social and musical impact on Chicago's scene.

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Resident Advisor: Dance Mania

As it prepares to make its return, Jacob Arnold tells the story of the seminal Chicago label.

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Wax Poetics: Pillars of the Underground

For decades, one of Chicago house music’s first record labels has been shrouded in mystery.

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Resident Advisor: The Warehouse

In honor of its 35th anniversary, a look back at the origins and the heyday of the legendary Chicago nightspot.