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Photos: Crown The Empire, We Came As Romans @ House of Blues Chicago

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Dallas, Texas-based metalcore band Crown The Empire, who released their third album, Retrograde, on July 22nd, 2016 via Rise, which was produced by Drew Fulk (Motionless In White , We Came as Romans, Blessthefall), performed at House of Blues Chicago last night (April 11th) with post-hardcore band We Came As Romans, who released their fifth album, Cold Like … Continue reading

Photos: Conan Gray, Girl In Red @ Bottom Lounge

Photos by: Mary Welch – Singer-Songwriter Conan Gray, who released his who released his debut EP, Sunset Season, on November 16th, 2018 via Republic, performed at the Bottom Lounge in Chicago last night (April 8th) with Norwegian artist Girl In Red, who released her debut EP, Chapter 1, in 2018, followed by a new single … Continue reading

Exclusive: Stream Releaser’s New Curated Playlist

By: Staff – To celebrate the release of Chicago-based alt-rock band Releaser’s debut EP, Retox, the band curated an exclusive new spotify playlist containing songs that have inspired them, which you can stream below. Stephen Richard Mueller // Vocals, Guitar 1. “Seven” – Sunny Day Real Estate I was watching 120 minutes on MTV (Side note, Matt … Continue reading

Pitchfork Music Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

By: Staff – The Pitchfork Music Festival has announced its full 2019 lineup, including headliners HAIM, The Isley Brothers, and Robyn. The 14th annual Pitchfork Music Festival returns to Chicago’s Union Park Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21. The festival opens on Friday with one of HAIM’s only performances of 2019, Mavis Staples, Earl Sweatshirt, Jeremih, Sky … Continue reading

Photos: Andrew McMahon @ Riviera Theatre

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Indie Rock singer-songwriter Andrew McMahon, who released his newest album, Upside Down Flowers, on November 16th, 2018, performed at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago last night (March 2nd).

Photos: Bring Me The Horizon, Thrice, Fever 333 @ Aragon Ballroom

Photos by: Rob Haberman – UK Alt-Rock band Bring Me The Horizon, who released their sixth album, Amo, on January 25th, 2019 via Sony/RCA, which featured the singles “Mantra”, “Wonderful Life”, “Medicine”, “Mother Tongue”, and “Nihilist Blues”, performed at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago last night (Feb. 5th) with post-hardcore band Thrice, who released their tenth album, Palms, on September 14th, … Continue reading

Photos: Riot Fest 2018 – Run The Jewels, Father John Misty, The Wonder Years

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day three of Riot Fest 2018 on September 16th at Douglas Park in Chicago featured performances by acclaimed hip-hop duo Run The Jewels, who released their third album, Run The Jewels 3, on December 24th, 2016 via RED, which featured the singles“Talk to Me”, “2100”, “Legend Has It”, and “Kill Your Masters”, indie folk-rock singer-songwriter Father John … Continue reading

Photos: Riot Fest 2018 – Interpol, Andrew WK, The Jesus Lizard, The Voidz

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day two of Riot Fest 2018 on September 15th at Douglas Park in Chicago featured performances by New York City-based indie rock band Interpol, who released their sixth album, Marauder, on August 24th, 2018 via Matador, hard rock artist Andrew WK, who released his fifth album, You’re Not Alone, on March 2nd, … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2018 – Lauryn Hill, DRAM, Noname, Japandroids

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  The third and final day of the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago on July 22nd featured performances by Hip-Hop/R&B artist Lauryn Hill, who released her newest song, “Consumerism”, in 2013, hip-hop artist DRAM, who released his fourth EP, That’s a Girls Name, on July 18th, 2018 via Atlantic, hip-hop artist Noname, Chicago-based hip-hop artist Noname, who released … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2018 – The War On Drugs, Blood Orange, Moses Sumney

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day two of the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago on July 21st featured performances by indie rock band The War On Drugs, who released their fourth album, A Deeper Understanding, on August 25th, 2017 via Atlantic, which featured the singles “Thinking of a Place”, “Holding On”, “Strangest Thing”, “Pain”, and “Up All Night”,  R&B artist Blood Orange, … Continue reading