A passerby tips The Redline Lounge band at the corner of Michigan and Wacker. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Street Performers Are Fine With You Instagramming Them – But Please Tip If You Do

"They are watching and taking videos of us more than ever, and that's what bothers me. If you think it sounds great, it's definitely worth a dollar," said bass player Gordon Pondstar.

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What’s Next For Shuttered Crawford Power Plant Site? Plans To Be Unveiled At Little Village Meetings

Hilco plans to demolish the coal power plant and replace it with a one million square feet of warehouses.