WBEZ | Council of Hipsters http://www.wbez.org/tags/council-hipsters Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Burt Natarus loves Bon Iver http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/burt-natarus-loves-bon-iver <p><p>After we wrapped up filming our <a href="http://www.wbez.org/content-categories/60650">Council of Hipsters</a> series former 42nd Ward Alderman Burt Natarus insisted we play Bon Iver's track again. It seems to have really transported him.<object data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5984482&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="500" height="375"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5984482&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1"></object></p></p> Fri, 07 Aug 2009 11:33:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/burt-natarus-loves-bon-iver Burt Natarus loves Bon Iver http://www.wbez.org/agill/2009/08/burt-natarus-loves-bon-iver/5308 <p>After we wrapped up filming our <a href="/?cat=321">Council of Hipsters</a> series former 42nd Ward Alderman Burt Natarus insisted we play Bon Iver's track again. It seems to have really transported him. <object width="500" height="375" data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5984482&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5984482&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /></object></p> Fri, 07 Aug 2009 11:33:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/agill/2009/08/burt-natarus-loves-bon-iver/5308 Lolla Council of Hipsters #5 (featuring Steve Albini): Deerhunter vs. Snoop Dogg http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-5-featuring-steve-albini-deerhunter-vs-snoop-dogg/5304 <p>Oh my. Ooooh my. We wrap up the WBEZ Council of Hipsters recommendations with a classic.‚  Alderman Burt Natarus and the Council of Hipsters give Steve Albini their thoughts on the Sunday night stages. <object width="500" height="375"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="movie" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5965661&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /><embed src="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5965661&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" width="500" height="375"></embed></object></p> Fri, 07 Aug 2009 10:28:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-5-featuring-steve-albini-deerhunter-vs-snoop-dogg/5304 Lolla Council of Hipsters #5 (featuring Steve Albini): Deerhunter vs. Snoop Dogg http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-5-featuring-steve-albini-deerhunter-vs-snoop-dogg <p>Oh my. Ooooh my. We wrap up the WBEZ Council of Hipsters recommendations with a classic.  Alderman Burt Natarus and the Council of Hipsters give Steve Albini their thoughts on the Sunday night stages. <object width="500" height="375"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="movie" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5965661&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /><embed src="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5965661&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" width="500" height="375"></embed></object></p> Fri, 07 Aug 2009 10:28:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-5-featuring-steve-albini-deerhunter-vs-snoop-dogg Lolla Council of Hipsters #4 (featuring Steve Albini): Lykke Li vs. Rise Against http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-4-featuring-steve-albini-lykke-li-vs-rise-against/5297 <p>The Council of Hipsters helps Steve Albini for the 4th time! Are they tired? Nope, they are just warming up. <object width="500" height="375"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="movie" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5963598&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=b30000&amp;fullscreen=1" /><embed src="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5963598&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=b30000&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" width="500" height="375"></embed></object></p> Thu, 06 Aug 2009 16:24:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-4-featuring-steve-albini-lykke-li-vs-rise-against/5297 Lolla Council of Hipsters #4 (featuring Steve Albini): Lykke Li vs. Rise Against http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-4-featuring-steve-albini-lykke-li-vs-rise-against <p>The Council of Hipsters helps Steve Albini for the 4th time! Are they tired? Nope, they are just warming up. <object width="500" height="375"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="movie" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5963598&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=b30000&amp;fullscreen=1" /><embed src="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5963598&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=b30000&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" width="500" height="375"></embed></object></p> Thu, 06 Aug 2009 16:24:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-4-featuring-steve-albini-lykke-li-vs-rise-against Lolla Council of Hipsters #3 (featuring Steve Albini): Santigold vs. GlasVegas http://www.wbez.org/cshepherd/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-3-featuring-steve-albini-santigold-vs-glasvegas/5279 <p>Justin and Andrew are at‚ U.S. Cellular Field (or "Comiskey"‚ if you're like me)‚ cooking up some good stuff for the blog, so I'm stepping in to post the latest video from our <a href="/?s=Council+of+Hipsters">COH series</a>. As you know, this series of videos is offering recommendations for how Steve Albini should spend his time at this weekend's Lollapalooza. And, may I just say, former 42nd Ward Alderman Burt Natarus is quite thoughtful in his critiques...although he does note there's some Chicago-style wheeling and dealing happening that might be giving his opinions the advantage. Either way, he seems very concerned about how Steve Albini spends his‚ concert time this weekend. Maybe Mr. Natarus joins‚ <a href="http://www.soundopinions.org/">Jim and Greg for this weekend's Rock Doctors episode?</a> <object width="500" height="375" data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5961233&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5961233&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /></object> You can catch more of Steve Albini and his band Shellac this Monday at the <a href="http://www.millenniumpark.org/parkevents/event.aspx?id=850" target="_blank">Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park </a>at 6:30 p.m. No word on whether Alderman Natarus will be there as well.</p> Thu, 06 Aug 2009 11:39:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/cshepherd/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-3-featuring-steve-albini-santigold-vs-glasvegas/5279 Lolla Council of Hipsters #3 (featuring Steve Albini): Santigold vs. GlasVegas http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-3-featuring-steve-albini-santigold-vs-glasvegas <p>Justin and Andrew are at U.S. Cellular Field (or "Comiskey" if you're like me) cooking up some good stuff for the blog, so I'm stepping in to post the latest video from our <a href="/?s=Council+of+Hipsters">COH series</a>. As you know, this series of videos is offering recommendations for how Steve Albini should spend his time at this weekend's Lollapalooza. And, may I just say, former 42nd Ward Alderman Burt Natarus is quite thoughtful in his critiques...although he does note there's some Chicago-style wheeling and dealing happening that might be giving his opinions the advantage. Either way, he seems very concerned about how Steve Albini spends his concert time this weekend. Maybe Mr. Natarus joins <a href="http://www.soundopinions.org/">Jim and Greg for this weekend's Rock Doctors episode?</a> <object width="500" height="375" data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5961233&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5961233&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /></object> You can catch more of Steve Albini and his band Shellac this Monday at the <a href="http://www.millenniumpark.org/parkevents/event.aspx?id=850" target="_blank">Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park </a>at 6:30 p.m. No word on whether Alderman Natarus will be there as well.</p> Thu, 06 Aug 2009 11:39:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-3-featuring-steve-albini-santigold-vs-glasvegas Lolla Council of Hipsters #2 (featuring Steve Albini): Fleet Foxes vs. Asher Roth http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-2-featuring-steve-albini-fleet-foxes-vs-asher-roth/5250 <p>This is the second installment of our <a href="/?cat=321">Council of Hipsters</a> session recommending shows at Lollapalooza. The COH has a celebrity guest this time around: former Alderman Burt Natarus. Natarus used to oversee Grant Park, where Lolla takes place. The COH is ready for session #2. Who should Steve Albini see? <a href="http://www.myspace.com/fleetfoxes" target="_blank">Fleet Foxes</a> or <a href="http://www.myspace.com/asherrothmusic" target="_blank">Asher Roth</a>? <object width="500" height="375" data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5943881&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5943881&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /></object> And come back soon! #3 should be released shortly!</p> Wed, 05 Aug 2009 10:03:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/jkaufmann/2009/08/lolla-council-of-hipsters-2-featuring-steve-albini-fleet-foxes-vs-asher-roth/5250 Lolla Council of Hipsters #2 (featuring Steve Albini): Fleet Foxes vs. Asher Roth http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-2-featuring-steve-albini-fleet-foxes-vs-asher-roth <p>This is the second installment of our <a href="/?cat=321">Council of Hipsters</a> session recommending shows at Lollapalooza. The COH has a celebrity guest this time around: former Alderman Burt Natarus. Natarus used to oversee Grant Park, where Lolla takes place. The COH is ready for session #2. Who should Steve Albini see? <a href="http://www.myspace.com/fleetfoxes" target="_blank">Fleet Foxes</a> or <a href="http://www.myspace.com/asherrothmusic" target="_blank">Asher Roth</a>? <object width="500" height="375" data="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5943881&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5943881&amp;server=vimeo.com&amp;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1" /></object> And come back soon! #3 should be released shortly!</p> Wed, 05 Aug 2009 10:03:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/council-hipsters/lolla-council-hipsters-2-featuring-steve-albini-fleet-foxes-vs-asher-roth