Around Town with Gabe Mendoza & DL Hopkins (Weekend of October 4, 2013)

Around TownThe midday concert series Wired Fridays returns to the Chicago Cultural Center with live music by veteran DJ Alan King. This weekend’s forecast calls for some rain, but showers aren’t likely to put a damper on the Double Ten Parade and the Nigerian Independence Day Parade. Round up the younguns for pumpkin picking and petting at Lincoln Park Zoo’s Harvest Days. All this and more (Events and links below) are discussed on this week’s Around Town with Vocalo’s senior hip hop correspondent Gabe Mendoza and his co-host D.L. Hopkins, including their top picks for best songs produced by DJ Premier, who by the way is performing at the Abbey Pub on Friday. What’s your favorite Primo track? Thank you for visiting and follow Around Town


Friday, October 4 and Saturday, October 5

West Town Art Walk,

Friday, October 4

Wired Fridays at the Chicago Cultural Center,

Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6

Harvest Days at Lincoln Park Zoo,

Sunday, October 6

Double Ten Parade in Chinatown,

Saturday, October 5

Nigerian Independence Day Parade,


Saturday, October 5

-Charlie Wilson + Chaka Khan + Robin Thicke + Bell Biv Devoe at Allstate Arena,

Friday, October 4

-DJ Premier at the Abbey


~ by @WeekendGabe on October 3, 2013.

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