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Live Review and Gallery – Steve Nicks and The Pretenders

Live Review and Gallery – Steve Nicks and The Pretenders

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Stevie Nicks/ The Pretenders United Center, Chicago Saturday, December 3, 2016 By the dates on their birth certificates, Stevie Nicks and Chrissie Hynde could easily qualify for retirement, but rather than tossing in the towel or being satisfied with repeated trips down memory lane, both the longtime Fleetwood Mac member and The Pretenders’ fearless leader […]

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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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Live Review and Photo Gallery: Peter Wolf at City Winery

Live Review and Photo Gallery: Peter Wolf at City Winery

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

When Peter Wolf introduced “Nothing but the Wheel” from his 2002 solo album Sleepless, he described the distinguished company he kept while creating it. “I had the pleasure of recording this song with rock and roll royalty,” he said. “Well, real royalty – Sir Mick Jagger.”

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Live Review – ARW at Chicago Theatre

Live Review – ARW at Chicago Theatre

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Generations of Yes fans gathered to celebrate at the Chicago Theatre when principal members of two key line-ups combined forces for the first time since 1991’s Union tour. Billed as ARW, Singer Jon Anderson and keyboardist Rick Wakeman from the classic ‘70s line-up that created progressive rock masterpieces Fragile and Close to the Edge were joined by guitarist/vocalist Trevor Rabin from the ‘80s pop powerhouse incarnation that produced 1983’s 90125.

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Live Review – The Pretty Reckless at House Of Blues Chicago

Live Review – The Pretty Reckless at House Of Blues Chicago

| November 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Pretty Reckless House of Blues Chicago November 11, 2016 The road is littered with actors who’ve attempted the crossover into rock star success, so it was certainly encouraging to see a packed house waiting to greet The Pretty Reckless on a blustery fall evening at Chicago’s House of Blues. Fronted by singer and former […]

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Photo Gallery and Recap: Temple Of The Dog – Philadelphia

Photo Gallery and Recap: Temple Of The Dog – Philadelphia

| November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Seattle music scene thrived in the ‘90s, and one of its greatest gifts was the collaboration between Chris Cornell and Matt Cameron of Soundgarden, Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament of Mother Love Bone, and guitarist Mike McCreedy. The project – Temple of the Dog – served as a tribute to Mother Love Bone vocalist […]

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Live Review and Gallery: Keith Urban at Allstate Arena

Live Review and Gallery: Keith Urban at Allstate Arena

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Keith Urban Allstate Arena, Rosemont Friday, October 28, 2016 Not even the Chicago Cubs playing in the World Series could keep Keith Urban from selling out the Allstate Arena on Friday night, and outside of the few folks locked on the TV in the concourse, the Australian country hunk managed to keep more than 15,000 […]

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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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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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Live Review: Baroness @ Metro

Live Review: Baroness @ Metro

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baroness reminds the crowd at Metro how fun metal can be…

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Live Review and Gallery: Pearl Jam @ Wrigley Field

Live Review and Gallery: Pearl Jam @ Wrigley Field

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Night one of PJ – reviewed and photographed at the Friendly Confines…

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Photo Gallery and Show Recap – Journey/Doobie Brothers/Dave Mason @ HCA

Photo Gallery and Show Recap – Journey/Doobie Brothers/Dave Mason @ HCA

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Classic rock triple bill played…the hits!

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Live Review: Barabra Streisand @ United Center

Live Review: Barabra Streisand @ United Center

| August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Babs back in Chicago in a big way at the UC…

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Photo Gallery: Chicago Open Air Festival – Day 2

Photo Gallery: Chicago Open Air Festival – Day 2

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Disturbed brought the goods on Day 2 of Chicago Open Air…

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Live Review – The Roots @ Taste Of Chicago

Live Review – The Roots @ Taste Of Chicago

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Taste of Chicago brings back the music in a major way…

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