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[ELECTRO FUNK/SOUL] Manic Focus – ‘Cerebral Eclipse’ Album Review

[ELECTRO SOUL] Manic Focus and GRiZ - "Life Goes On"

  I have to admit, music got away from me for a minute. Life can be a crazy bitch and trying to keep up with what she’s thinking will do you in. It’s been a hectic few weeks, and the time I’ve spent with my mistress has been few and far between. Between the reality […]

[CONCERT/PHOTO RECAP] See You In The Pit: The Black Mass Tour

[CONCERT/PHOTO RECAP] See You In The Pit: The Black Mass Tour

  The most beautiful thing that can ever happen at a show is when you go in with absolutely no expectations whatsoever. And while I am huge fan of some of the bands I saw on this particular night, I was blown away by the experience I had when I went to the Black Mass […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Get Haunted With Hardwell At UIC Pavilion, Halloween Night

[ELECTRO/HOUSE] I AM HARDWELL Tour: The Essential Playlist

  “The whole world has watched this show now,” says Hardwell. “It’s finally time to bring this concept to America.” The I AM HARDWELL World Tour will kick off on Halloween night in Chicago for the inaugural show of his North American jaunt. Spanning 19 countries to date, I AM HARDWELL features the Dutch DJ […]

[PHOTO RECAP] See You In The Pit: Behind The Scenes With X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons’ Into The Jungle Tour

[PHOTO RECAP] See You In The Pit: Behind The Scenes With X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons' Into The Jungle Tour

  A muggy Chicago day. Overcast and drizzling. Just another unpredictable day in Chicago. I walk down an alley next to Lincoln Hall in Chicago and am greet warmly by the guys of X-Ambassadors. For the next few hours I quietly observe as the band sets up their equipment for the night’s show. From load […]

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW/PLAYLIST] Life Is Beautiful 2014: The Artists You Can’t Miss

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW/PLAYLIST] Life Is Beautiful 2014: The Artists You Can't Miss

  This weekend, Life is Beautiful returns to Vegas with all the grills, guitars, and gusto. For three days the festival takes over a large chunk of Downtown, bringing big-name bands and chefs in a celebration of food and music. They’ll be joined by a cadre of local artists painting murals, as a nice homage […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win Tickets To See The Glitch Mob, The M Machine, and Chrome Sparks In Chicago

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  After debuting at #13 on the Billboard charts for their sophomore LP release Love Death Immortality, The Glitch Mob have taken to the road to bring audiences a show like they’ve never seen before. Chicago fans will have a chance to catch the trio on October 17th as they showcase their all-new technologically and […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win Tickets To See Skrillex & A$AP Ferg at Navy Pier

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win Tickets To See Skrillex & A$AP Ferg at Navy Pier

  Just because the summer is over and the outdoor festivals have shut their gates for the year, doesn’t mean that the music has stopped playing. Featuring some of the most iconic venues in the country, Chicago has hosted the world’s top talent time and again and will do so once more at the historic […]

[ELECTRONIC/BASS] Adventure Club ft. Zak Waters – “Fade”

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  As time moves forward and one season is replaced by the next, old memories replaced by new, it’s sometimes difficult to stay in touch with those people that have played large roles in our lives, and whom we promised to stay in touch with but inevitably faltered. As new people and experiences merge and […]

[CONCERT RECAP] See You In The Pit: Machine Gun Kelly and Limp Bizkit Take Over Aragon Ballroom

[CONCERT RECAP] See You In The Pit: Machine Gun Kelly and Limp Bizkit Take Over Aragon Ballroom MGK

  I’ve been on a boat with sorority girls all day, how else could it get any better? How about getting right off said boat and heading to the Aragon Entertainment Center to shoot 1) one of my favorite rappers and 2) one of my favorite nu-metal bands I grew up with.   I arrive […]

[EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE - INDIE/ROCK] Glass Elephant – “Toledo”

[EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE - INDIE/ROCK]  Glass Elephant - "Toledo"

  Ever since I can remember, I’ve always had a sound of the season. A certain genre or style that fit my long-term moods in which I could express myself simply by listening. Music has always been there for me, even when I’ve felt as though no one else was – and in my understanding […]

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