Archive for April 2013

Exploring the Chicago Bhangra Scene and its Growth

Exploring the Chicago Bhangra Scene and its Growth
Bhangra is a popular form of music that finds its origins rooted in Punjabi folk music. Developed in England by Punjabi immigrants during the 80s, it has become internationally recognized and has come to express South Asian culture in the West. The UK and Canada has produced many successful artists from Jazzy B, Sukshinder Shinda... Read more »

Visit Birmingham: A Chicagoans Guide to Brum

Visit Birmingham: A Chicagoans Guide to Brum
Before you wonder what Brum means, that’s the nickname for Birmingham. It is also the name of a radio controlled car following his adventures in a children’s television series set in the city. But enough about that here. This is a guide to the city center of Birmingham and why I feel Chicagoans… that’s you... Read more »