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Live Review: Robyn Hitchcock at City Winery

Live Review: Robyn Hitchcock at City Winery

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Robyn Hitchcock and Emma Swift Thursday, November 17, 2016 City Winery As Robyn Hitchcock’s touring partner for a number of years, Emma Swift received a warm welcome at City Winery from the headliner’s fans. The Australian transplant by way of Nashville colored tremulous guitar chords with her rich and winsome alto on songs including […]

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Cover Story: Good Charlotte

Cover Story: Good Charlotte

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

For protean punk – and part-time thespian – Joel Madden, of Good Charlotte renown, there’s only one thing better than his cameo appearance last year on Lee Daniels’ hit TV series Empire, alongside his wife of six years, designer Nicole Richie. And that’s building an actual empire of his own, which he’s quietly been doing […]

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Stage Buzz Q&A: Kansas at The Copernicus Center

Stage Buzz Q&A: Kansas at The Copernicus Center

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

For as long as he can remember, powerhouse vocalist Ronnie Platt was a passionate appreciator of the legendary progressive/classic/melodic rock band Kansas. In fact, the group’s original singer Steve Walsh helped shape his singing style, which was repeatedly demonstrated while fronting a lengthy list of area bands, such as a particularly fruitful run with west […]

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Photo Gallery – Alice Cooper @ Genesee Theatre

Photo Gallery – Alice Cooper @ Genesee Theatre

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

  IE’s Ed Spinelli captured the godfather of glam-rock, the legendary Alice Cooper at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan.      

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Cover Story: Rachael Yamagata

Cover Story: Rachael Yamagata

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The truth is out there, believes Rachael Yamagata …. life-changing answers will become self-evident.

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Live Review: Magnificent Coloring Day at US Cellular Field

Live Review: Magnificent Coloring Day at US Cellular Field

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chance The Rapper puts the ghost of disco demolition to bed on the South Side…

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Photo Gallery: ZZ Top at Rosemont Theatre

Photo Gallery: ZZ Top at Rosemont Theatre

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Houston’s ZZ Top played their big ’80s hits, ’70s jams, and tracks from their most recent retro sounding studio album, La Futura. Bradley Todd caught them live in Rosemont.

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Live Review: Echo and the Bunnymen at Metro

Live Review: Echo and the Bunnymen at Metro

| September 18, 2016 | 3 Comments

Liverpool’s second most famous band return to their famous Chicago home, Metro…

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Feature Story: Belly

Feature Story: Belly

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Everybody Get Together…Again.

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Cover Story: Rob Zombie

Cover Story: Rob Zombie

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Spectral Metal Master comes to Riot Fest…

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Cover Story: Bastille

Cover Story: Bastille

| August 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was a summer ritual that British musician Dan Smith eagerly awaited every year – the Glastonbury Festival, a weekend in late June where he and his friends piled into a minivan and camped out on-site for three days of musical mayhem. And he was just as excited this year, even though he arrived in […]

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Stage Buzz: Real Friends @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheater

Stage Buzz: Real Friends @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheater

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yes, you CAN go home again…

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File: Judge orders Double Door to vacate its current location…

File: Judge orders Double Door to vacate its current location…

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Venerable Wicker Park music venue must close current location…

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Feature Story: Zakk Wylde

Feature Story: Zakk Wylde

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Zakk returns to Chicago – his Book Of Shadows II tour arrives at Concord Hall July 24…

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Cover Story: The Struts

Cover Story: The Struts

| July 1, 2016 | 1 Comment

Everybody wants you…

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