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Over in Gossip Wolf, Hopper and J.R. Nelson dish out news on changes at Pitchfork, Pavement-related goings-on, and a reunion from a band you probably haven't heard of but which spawned a bunch you probably have. Three Beats lets us know what's up with the Old Town School of Folk Music, local metal supergroup Chrome Waves, and the reliably weird Lovely Little Girls. This week's Artist on Artist hooks up Wilco guitarist Nels Cline and guitarist-about-town Jim Elkington for a convo about guitarin'. The Secret History of Chicago Music sheds a little light on insanely obscure psychedelic folk act O.W.L. And Soundboard recommends shows by the Bad Plus, the Mighty Diamonds, Skeletonwitch, the Great Society Mind Destroyers, Sharon Lewis, Hamid Drake & Michael Zerang, and more.