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San Francisco Bay area band, Waters have been touring the past 6 weeks to promote their newly released EP, It All Might Be OK (October 14, 2014-Vagrant Records). Track listing of the four songs are: 1. Got to My Head, 2. I Feel Everything, 3. Over It and 4. Down Together.

Waters are fro... (Read More)

KRS-ONE in Chicago Jan-21-2015

Review by Brandy Gilliam

A high level of energy descended upon Chicago's Shrine nightclub in anticipation for the arrival of the legendary KRS-ONE.

PNS (Molemen) commanded the turntables and kept the crowd at a fe... (Read More)

Zola Jesus Performs in Chicago Jan-20-2015

Zola Jesus Performed to a Sold Out Crowd at The Athenaeum Theatre in Chicago on Jan.16, 2015.

Nika Roza Danilova who goes by the name of Zola Jesus performed at The Athenaeum Theatre as part of Tomorrow Never Knows Festival 2015.

You asked what is this festival you never heard of.... (Read More)

Chevelle: Nutcracker 2014 Jan-07-2015

Let's face it, there are just some live music experiences that will have been well worth the wait while others are simply a complete and utter fail. You know exactly what I'm talking about: It's that band you just heard on the radio for the first time and loved, the one who you have been ravi... (Read More)

Keys N Krates live in Chicago Dec-22-2014

When I found out Keys N Krates was coming to Chicago, I was freaking out! I've been waiting for them to come by and perform, been listening to their music for years and they just keep getting better. Let's just say there is no better way to let loose on a Saturday night than by listening to some... (Read More)

Kat Perkins performs in Roger's Park Chicago Dec-17-2014

What happened to one of the Top 5 from the Voice?

Story and photo/video by Dan Locke

On November 22, 2014 in Chicago,I had the chance to see Kat Perkins, who was one of the Top 5 from NBC show The Voice television Series. Being a photographer I had ... (Read More)

Wilco performs at Chicago's The Riviera Theatre Dec-08-2014

Wilco played 30 songs to a sold out crowd at the Riviera Theatre. Tonights, full moon concert, and live broadcast on WXRT, ran almost two and a half hours long, spanning music from their 20 years as a band. The show was filled with hits and some dusty grooves. This was the sec... (Read More)

Lita Ford still playing it hard and Living Like a Runaway! Dec-05-2014

Grammy award winner Lita Ford is back and in full attack mode. From a shaky return in 2009 with her album "Wicked Wonderland" which we can all delete from our playlist now, she showcased a strong set of new songs from her eighth studio album "Living Like a Runaway" ... (Read More)

Rob Zombie's Great American Nightmare Oct-15-2014

'Tis the season for ghosts and ghouls and that is exactly what I encountered while attending opening night of Rob Zombie's Great American Nightmare, on September 26th at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park, Illinois. The spectacle runs until November 2nd, and is everything you would... (Read More)

Monterey Jazz Festival 2014 Sep-27-2014

Festivals today are a huge business. As events like Coachella, Bonnaroo, SXSW, and Outside Lands pop up in cities around the country it is hard to imagine these outdoor shows as descendants of 1969’s seminal Woodstock Music & Art Fair. One of the most memorable moments of Woodstock was Jimi Hendr... (Read More)

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