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Smashing Pumpkins Threw Out the First Pitch at Wrigley Field

The Smashing Pumpkins have arrived in their hometown of Chicago while on the Shiny And Oh So Bright reunion tour. On Sunday, the band made a…
Maggie Serota / August 13, 2018

Pearl Jam Love the Cubs So Much They Made an 8-Bit Baseball Game

Pearl Jam recently released Let's Play Two, a live album and concert documentary about their 2016 performances at Wrigley Field during the Chicago Cubs' championship season. To promote the…
Anna Gaca / November 28, 2017

A Night With the Drunken Hordes in Wrigleyville After the Cubs Won the World Series

When the Cubs won the World Series after an insane, nerve-wracking game—predicted by a random fan in 2014, less likely than…
Jeremy Gordon / November 3, 2016

Watch Eddie Vedder and Bill Murray Sing “The Weight” to Celebrate the Cubs’ Win Last Night

Three weeks out from the 40th anniversary of the Band's Last Waltz concert, Chicago Cubs fans Eddie Vedder, Bill Murray, and Derek Trucks did their best Rick…
Andy Cush / November 2, 2016

Is the Mountain Goats’ “Cubs in Five” Finally Going to Come True?

In 1995, the Mountain Goats recorded "Cubs in Five," a short song in which John Darnielle sings about trying to reconnect with a former love.
Jeremy Gordon / October 25, 2016